Thursday, November 14, 2019

CPA Signs Biggest Deal to Date | Doubles Renewable Capacity

The Clean Power Alliance on Oct. 3 made its single largest acquisition of clean, renewable energy by signing for the output of a large proposed Arizona wind farm. The deal will double CPA’s long-term...

Ellen Daigle Earns ‘Shining Star’ Award | Woman’s Club Honors Community Staple

Like so many, Ellen Daigle treasures the life of living in a “wonderful community,” talking about being a part of South Pasadena’s fabric over the years. Daigle, the owner of Ellen’s Silkscreening Embroidery & Promotional...

MOSAIC Church Relocation | No Move to Middle School After All

A facility-use request by Mosaic Church to use the auditorium at South Pasadena Middle School won’t be approved, according the South Pasadena Unified School District Superintendent Geoff Yantz. “After evaluating the church’s needs and the...

Gas Prices Rise | Cost Per Gallon Exceeds 4 Dollars in So Cal

The cost of commuting in Southern California continues to rise as gas prices topped the $4 mark Monday for the first time since late May. In L.A. County, prices rose three cents on average about...

Caltrans Housing Purchases | City Council to Consider Agreement

City Council on Wednesday, Oct. 2 will consider entering an agreement with three agencies in a move to purchase 15 Caltrans-owned properties for use as affordable housing. Caltrans purchased the properties with the intention of...

Rialto Theatre | Uncertain Future as City Council Pressed for Answers

Jan Marshall lives on Oxley Street in South Pasadena “right down from the disintegrating Rialto Theater,” she told City Council members recently, urging for improvements to the aging structure that has been an eyesore...

Paul Abbey | Businessman & Super-Volunteer Passed Away Friday

Paul Abbey, a longtime volunteer for the South Pasadena Tournament of Roses Committee, passed away on Friday due to a sudden massive heart attack, according to his family. “Paul was one of those super volunteers,”...

Looks Like No Grocery Strike | Workforce Seeks Resolution

It appears a strike involving two of Southern California’s grocery chains, which include Vons/Pavilions in South Pasadena and Ralphs and Albertson in Alhambra, will be avoided. The Grocery Workers’ Union has reached a tentative labor...

MOSAIC CHURCH | Operating at the Middle School: Agreement is Drafted

At its meeting tonight , the South Pasadena Unified School District is set to consider a contract for up to five years allowing the Mosaic Church to use the South Pasadena Middle School auditorium,...

Shop Talk | Small Business Growth and Essentials

It’s clear, Joumana "JB" Barakat wants to help small businesses, like those found in South Pasadena, succeed. Representing the Foothill Workforce Development Board, “JB,” has a wealth of resources and assistance, much of which she...