Happy Thanksgiving To Our Seniors From SPPD

It's a South Pasadena tradition. Every year, the day before Thanksgiving, the South Pasadena Police Department sponsors a full Thanksgiving spread for the seniors...

Firefighter/Paramedic J.C. Monticone honored with Medal of Valor

In a word, J.C. Monticone described the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history that left 58 innocent concertgoers dead in Las Vegas as...

Tree Lighting Festivities at Farmers Market November 30

It's the most wonderful time of the year and it's time to light up our tree, South Pasadena! South Pasadena Chamber of Commerce invites...

Henry Privett-Mendoza Headed To U.S. Figure Skating Championships

Local South Pasadenan, Henry Privett-Mendoza has claimed a spot at the 2018 U.S. Figure Skating Championships in San Jose, CA, which will be held...

Making South Pasadena More Beautiful

Over 30 volunteers for South Pasadena Beautiful were out bright and early Saturday morning to set about planting what looked to be at least...

An Eclectic RETREAT for South Pasadena

It’s hard to believe Diane Staples and her beautiful shop have only been here for six months because when you talk to Diane it’s...

LA Dodgers Former GM Ned Colletti Discusses The Big Chair

Ned Colletti, will discuss his just released bestseller, “The Big Chair: The Smooth Hops and Bad Bounces from the Inside World of the Acclaimed...

ELF JR. – YST Holiday Show Brings Screen To Stage

For the past decade, Young Stars Theatre’s original adaptation of A Christmas Carol (adapted by Gloria Bennett, YST producer) has been their staple holiday...

South Pasadena Board of Education Approves Resolution to Renew Measure S...

Members of the South Pasadena Board of Education have approved a resolution to renew the Measure S parcel tax, which expires in June of...

Have You Joined The Grain Conversation?

Did you know that California was a leading grain producer from 1860 to the late-1800’s? By 1890 it was the top wheat producer in...

Hot Sauce Holiday

It was prom at Old Town Pub last Saturday the 11th and I followed suit by wearing black jeans and a hoodie, which to...

Fall Sing! Empowerment the Message of Fall Sing at Arroyo Vista...

Young voices carried the message of “empowerment” on Friday morning as Arroyo Vista Elementary School shared in its wonderful tradition of song by focusing...

UPDATED REPORT: Man with Gun at South Pasadena High Unfounded

UPDATED: Thursday 11/16/2017 | Bill Glazier A male adult reportedly called the South Pasadena Police Department Thursday evening telling a dispatcher there was an active...

Verdi Chorus Presents Love’s Passion & Potions

The Verdi Chorus will present its Fall 2017 concert  “Love’s Passions and Potions” for two performances only at the First United Methodist Church in...

Throwback Thursday | The South Pasadenan

In 1893, George W. Glover founded South Pasadena’s first successful newspaper, South Pasadenan. He ran the paper for 15 years during the fledgling municipality’s formative...

South Pasadena Chinese American Club Awards $15,000 in Grants

Individuals making a difference in the city were honored Monday night as the South Pasadena Chinese-American Club (SPCC) presented $15,000 in grants to a...

SPEF Announces Theme for 2018 Parti Gras!

“Gridlock,” a word that came out of the ultimate traffic jam, was first used in print by Newsweek back in 1980. It has become...

Meet Jane Soudah – Author of Delightful Desserts

South Pasadena Mom, pastry chef extraordinaire and winner of Spring Baking Championship, Jane Soudah, has come out with her first cookbook called Delightful Desserts....

Saturday! Come to the Party! SPARC Special Event.

Thanks To All Those Who Made The Utility Box Art Project A Resounding Success! Come to the party! YOU are invited to an enchanting evening of...

Parking Granted | A Holiday Reprieve

Parking Enforcement Relaxed During Thanksgiving Holiday To enjoy the Thanksgiving holiday, overnight-parking permits on city streets will not be needed from Nov. 22 – 27. The...

Naming AYSO Soccer Field in Arroyo Park

South Pasadena City Council members addressed a number of options recently as they continue to weigh in on an appropriate memorial for former council...

South Pasadena Students Help the Homeless

Forming an assembly line, one after another, elementary School students were on a mission Monday morning to help the homeless. Donations were received from...

SPHS Fundraiser at Vroman’s

Just in time for the holidays South Pasadena High School will receive a percentage of all of your purchases at Vroman's Bookstore in Pasadena...

King Charles III – Directed by Michael Michetti

Camilla, William, Kate and Harry join Charles in Mike Bartlett’s “future history play,” exploring the people beneath the crown in King Charles III at...

David Simmons Shanks A Lot Chili Wins at Chili Cookoff!

It was a humdinger of an night as South Pasadenans gathered at the War Memorial Building celebrate South Pasadena Rotary's 80th anniversary and eat...

WWII Veterans Honored at Woman’s Club

The November luncheon meeting of the Woman’s Club of South Pasadena paid tribute to veterans and was highlighted by three special World War II...

Spooktacular SPHS Homecoming 2017

What an incredible Homecoming it was! We may not have beaten our rival, San Marino, but the spirit at Ray Solari stadium was palpable....

S.P.H.S. Water Polo Team Falls to Redondo Union 8-6 in CIF...

As his eyes welled up with tears, Michael Gonzales talked about the long months of devotion and dedication by his South Pasadena High School...

San Pascual Stables, LLC, Enters into Negotiations with the City to...

South Pasadena City Council members last week authorized city staff to enter into negotiations for a new lease with San Pascual Stables, LLC, to...

Tiger Newspaper Receives 2018 Crown Award

The Columbia Scholastic Press Association recently named South Pasadena High School’s Tiger Newspaper as a 2018 Crown Award recipient. Tiger’s print, online, and social...

Final Weekend of The Government Inspector at Parson’s Nose

Parson’s Nose Theater (PNT), the acclaimed classical comedy theater company, will close their production of Nikolai Gogol’s comedy The Government Inspector this weekend. The...

Carmen Cusack is Luminous in BRIGHT STAR

There is still time to catch the Tony-nominated, incandescent performance of Carmen Cusack in Bright Star at The Ahamanson, and catch it you should....

A Tale of Two Cities – Last Chance to See Frederick...

You’ve waited long enough so do not miss Frederick Stuart’s dynamic and thoroughly mesmerizing performance as Sydney Carton in Tony-winner Mike Poulton’s adaptation of...

Delicious Low Carb Pumpkin Pie

When it comes to the holidays, dessert takes center stage. Denying yourself isn’t much fun, and yet diving right in can become a lesson...

Do You Partini?

Partini! Don’t you love the name? It sounds like a fizzy, pink cocktail of a party that everyone wants to go to. The brainchild...

ACTOR INVASION at SPHS!

SPHS Drama teacher, Nick Hoffa, started a new program last year where he invites a group of professional actors to come in and work...

South Pasadena Turns Away Santa Monica in CIF Quarterfinal Water Polo...

A young team with plenty of hope and promise at the outset of the season has suddenly catapulted itself to the doorstep of a...

San Marino Hands Tigers 55-14 Loss in Rivalry Game Friday Night

Jeff Chi isn’t one to make excuses, but he knew going in it would be difficult to matchup against his rival with a team...