Thursday, August 22, 2019

Summer Interns on the Way!

Andrea Fox, career internship specialist at South Pasadena High School, welcomed local employers who are participating in the internship program to an informational morning coffee get together at Peltier Home on Mission Street. The...

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...

No On N | South Pasadena Police Officers Association Donation

Avick Manukian, President, South Pasadena Police Officers Association, presents a $1,000 check the association donated to the committee working to retain the South Pasadena Utility Users’ Tax at the Nov. 6 election. Representing the committee...

Cake Sensations Closes After 10 Years | Owner Plans on Retiring

A petite bakery, which specialized in pre-ordered cakes decorated for weddings and other special occasions, has closed its doors. Cake Sensations at 811 Fair Oaks Avenue in South Pasadena announced it is no longer in...

Impassioned Discussion at Chamber Shop Talk Breakfast

Under a humid, rainy Tuesday morning sky, chamber members gathered for an unusually impassioned discussion during their monthly breakfast at Mike and Anne's restaurant. The subject of those discussions centered around the information given...

PUBLIC HEARING | Mission Bell Project

A proposed 3-story, 36-condominium project on Mission Street at Fairview Avenue in South Pasadena will be the subject of a public hearing as part of the city’s Design Review Board meeting on Thursday, March...

College Torch College Counseling | Recommendation Letter Advice From an Expert

As a former full-time public school teacher, I’m going to reveal something from my first teaching year that I know I’m supposed to keep to myself. It’s the moment a high school senior asked...

Location, Location | Citizens Business Bank Amongst Multiple Establishments Making Big Changes

As major development project proposed at the corner of Mission Street and Fair Oaks Avenue in South Pasadena begins to unfold, Citizens Business Bank, currently occupying the site, will soon be relocating north to...

South Pasadena Welcomes Their Newest Barbershop | Ribbon Cutting at Square Deal

John Halminski’s barbershop, Square Deal in South Pasadena, was carefully created with a similar old school atmosphere. In 1935, Halminski's grandfather William opened a barbershop and called it "Square Deal." The business continued with John's father,...

The Munch Company’s Grand Opening at Arts Crawl

South Pasadenans are thrilled to welcome and congratulate new owner of The Munch Co, Michelle Hammond, who took over in April and is excited to revitalize a beloved South Pasadena lunch spot. Many remember...