Sunday, August 18, 2019

Police and Fire Department Scaling Back Open House

A more streamlined annual open house, hosted by the South Pasadena Police and Fire department, will be held this September in conjunction with the South Pasadena Tournament of Roses Cruz’n for Roses Hot Rod...

Armed Conflict Peacefully Resolved | Man Surrenders to Authorities

Residents in the 300 block of Camino Verde Street in South Pasadena are breathing easier these days now that a man brandishing a gun inside a garage that was threatening to kill himself has...

Happy Birthday Farmers Market! | Community Staple Celebrates 20 Years Next Week

The South Pasadena Farmers' Market is 20 years old this year! Residents and visitors are encouraged to come celebrate the special occasion on August 22, from 4 - 8 p.m. at the market, located at...

Old Gym Rehab | Excitement and Concern Over New Project at SPMS

Strolling through the newest major construction effort made by the the South Pasadena Unified School District, Superintendent Geoff Yantz expressed both excitement and concerns following a recent tour through the structure. Following his visit earlier...

A Back-to-School Message From the School Board President

As the president of the school board, I would like to welcome all of our new and returning students, faculty, staff and administrators to the 2019-2020 school year! The beginning of the school year...

First Day of School | What’s New on Campus?

Even the youngest crop of students, explained South Pasadena Unified School District Superintendent Geoff Yantz, will experience hands-on activities related to the arts, engineering, biomedical and computer science and business/finance, “exposing them to college...

Throwback Thursday | Everybody Loves the Raymond

In 1892, Professor C. F. Holder addressed Valley Hunt Club members announcing, “In New York, people are buried in snow. Here our flowers are blooming and our oranges are about to bear. Let’s have...

Cooling Center Designated in Town | Beat the Heat

A Cooling Center has been created by the city of South Pasadena as a result of excessive heat. During times of sizzling hot weather, senior citizens and people with disabilities are at a greater risk,...

School Safety | Driving and Pedestrian Tips Around Campus

Schools will soon be opening, bringing traffic congestion around them, warn South Pasadena Police Department officials. They say motorists, parents and children will all need to be cautious as public schools open August 15 in...

SPPD Crime Bulletin | Grand Theft of Tortoise

On 8-7-19, between 11:30 AM and 12:45 PM, suspects stopped in the middle of the 2000 block of Alpha and picks-up victim’s tortoise that is crossing the street. Witness sees suspects and attempts to tell...