Tuesday, November 19, 2019

A Rollicking NOISES OFF at A Noise Within – Extended!

A Noise Within is currently running a fantastic revival of one of their signature productions, a rip roaring, hysterical Noises Off which has proved so popular they have extended the run through May 26....

Rehearsals Underway for SWEAT at Mark Taper Forum

Rehearsals have begun for Center Theatre Group’s production of “Sweat” by Lynn Nottage. The 2017 Pulitzer Prize-winning play will be presented at the Mark Taper Forum August 29 through October 7, 2018. Directed by...

New Police Chief Joe Ortiz Takes Part in Ceremonial Oath

It has been overwhelming “in a good way,” emphasized South Pasadena’s new police chief Joe Ortiz, when asked what it has been like since taking over as South Pasadena’s police chief about a month...

Healthy Snacking! High Protein Energy Bites You Can Make in a Jiffy

Dietitians agree that ‘healthy and homemade’ need not be laborious. And healthy can certainly taste like a treat! Check out these dietitian-approved Energy Bites and see how tasty and convenient homemade snacks can be. Let’s...

South Pasadena Board of Education Approves Resolution to Renew Measure S Parcel Tax

Members of the South Pasadena Board of Education have approved a resolution to renew the Measure S parcel tax, which expires in June of 2018. If not renewed, the local school district stands to lose...

A Walk Through the American Revolution | Marengo Fifth Graders Go Back in Time

In a matter of hours, fifth grade students at Marengo Elementary School in South Pasadena took “A Walk Through the American Revolution.” During a pair of morning and afternoon presentations last week, 10 year olds...

DUDES & Boosters Poker: Ladies in the House at ‘Main Event Poker Tournament’

The 4th annual Main Event Poker Tournament hosted by SPMS Boosters and the DUDES (Dads Uniting Dads in Education and Service) had a little something extra this year; three times the women as last...

Sally Smythe’s New Play, Esprit de Corps, Set To Open This Weekend

After their critically acclaimed production of Wendy Wasserstein’s Third, South Pasadena Theatre Workshop is back with an original play by Sally Smythe. It’s called Esprit de Corps, the French term meaning group spirit or...

AMGEN Tour Cancelled | Looks to Relaunch in 2021

AEG, the world’s leading sports and live entertainment company, announced on Tuesday they will put the Amgen Tour of California race on hiatus for the 2020 racing season. The Amgen Tour of California challenges the...

2020 ROSE PARADE Grand Marshals Announced | Award-Winning Actresses and Olympic Gold Medalist Selected

Rita Moreno, Gina Torres and Laurie Hernandez were announced today as the 2020 Grand Marshals by Tournament of Roses President Laura Farber. They will ride in the 131st Rose Parade® presented by Honda, themed...