Thursday, August 22, 2019

Op-Ed | How South Pasadena City Government Kept Minimum Wage to a Minimum

This op-ed was written by John Srebalus “The Chamber’s not gonna like that,” Councilmember Michael Cacciotti told me outside Rite Aid this past winter when I asked him if he’d heard about our proposal. We...

Sales Tax Increase Will Go on the Ballot for South Pasadena

South Pasadena City Council members voted unanimously Wednesday night to declare a “fiscal emergency” and place a 0.75 percent sales tax on the November 5 ballot. The measure would require a simple majority and...

Dispute Over Tree Removal Goes to City Council

After what will likely be a lengthy meeting on the new budget, updated capital improvement program and a bevy of routine city business, the South Pasadena City Council on Wednesday will take up Maia...

Meet Grace Newberry | New Voice Teacher at Green Brooms Music Academy

Grace Newberry has a passion for storytelling; sharing emotional journeys with one another through music and finding freedom through artistic expression. As a new South Pasadena resident, Newberry is bringing that passion to music...

Your Feet! Not All Shoes are Created Equal & Lucha’s Offers Only the Best

When it comes to taking care of ourselves, we tend to focus on the obvious. Am I eating well? Drinking enough water? How’s my hair? We may even prioritize how we look over how...

City Council | Members Approve Big Surge in Development Fees for South Pasadena

Dozens of development fees charged by South Pasadena’s Planning Department will rise dramatically July 1 under a resolution approved by the City Council May 1. Fees for various types of conditional use permits and...

Big Lots Update | Lessor Working to Find New Tenant by Winter

Now that Big Lots has announced its move to the old Toys R Us building in Alhambra, the owner of the property at 1401 Huntington Drive in South Pasadena has laid out its objectives...

ACE HARDWARE Moving Into OSH Center | South Pasadena California

It's been reported to The South Pasadenan that Ace Hardware is moving into the OSH center on Fair Oaks Avenue in South Pasadena. Standby for updates and targeted open date as we confirm with their...

Lucha’s Shoes SIDEWALK SALE | Tradition Continued

Lucha's Comfort Footwear is having their Sidewalk Clearance Sale this weekend! Grab a pair of top brand shoes fit for any occasion this Saturday, May 4 ( 9:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. ) and...

Merchant Minute | City Council Meeting Features De Milo Design

In a world quickly going digital sits a South Pasadena company that thrives in print; yes, especially when it comes to creating wedding invitations, business cards, beverage coasters, book covers, and more. De Milo Design...