SPARC: A Unique Arts Crawl Showcase

Artist Mary Beth Heffernan has accomplished something that many fine artists strive to achieve; she has effectively conveyed a feeling of balance between life...

The Norton Simon Museum’s Popular Summer Concert Series Returns

The Norton Simon Museum is pleased to announce its 2017 Summer Concert Series. Featuring musical performances held in the Museum’s theater on select Saturday...

Comic About Town, Vance Sanders

A South Pasadenan for over 30 years, Vance Sanders is known to many as a coach, father, volunteer, comedian and all around nice guy....

South Pasadena Little League 11 year old Major Baseball All Stars...

The District 16 All Star Tournament kicked off at South Pasadena’s own Nelson field. South Pasadena Little League (SPLL) hosted this year’s tournament where...

Grateful Dads Kick Off Summer Concerts In The Park

The Grateful Dads kicked off South Pasadena’s Summer Concerts in the Park this weekend at Garfield Park with a rousing concert that had South...

The Elliott Caine Quintet plays Vroman’s Bookstore

The Elliott Caine Quintet (EC-trumpet, Scott Gilman-tenor sax, Peter Smith-piano, Bill Markus-bass, Kenny Elliott-drums) performs at the courtyard of Vroman's Bookstore, 659 East Colorado...

ALERT: West Nile Virus Reported in Alhambra

A 36 year old male is reported to have contracted West Nile virus from a mosquito bite near his home in Alhambra. Sources say the...

Festival of Balloons Draws Thousands to Independence Day Festivities

The Festival of Balloons and 4th of July celebrations are South Pasadena core traditions. Thousands line Mission Street while representatives from the various communities...

Families Gather for Fireworks Display at SPHS

Every  4th of July about 7pm, families start piling out of their cars along Oak and Rollin Street with their picnic blankets and chairs...

Esprit de Corps | A Triumph of the Human Spirit

A loaf of bread. A canvas. A tea ritual. A letter. These things have become treasured, precious commodities in a world gone mad. We...

The Story of The Grateful Dads

If you’ve lived in South Pasadena for a number of years, then chances are you know The Grateful Dads. But perhaps some of the...

South Pasadenans Gather at Library Park for Patriotic Concert by Colburn...

Just days before our grand 4th of July celebration, Colburn Adult Wind Symphony gave a free concert at Library Park in celebration of Independence...

Seventy-Year Old 710 Freeway Extension Finally Retired by Metro

Citizens of South Pasadena have declared "7-4 Day" as a day of liberty finally displacing Metro's Toll Tunnel with a new plan to serve...

Talking Route 66 with our Grand Marshall, Glen Duncan

The theme of South Pasadena’s Festival of Balloons parade this year is “Freedom on the Road - Celebrating Route 66” and who better to...

UPDATE: Passengers in Stable Condition | Plane Crash on the 405

The two occupants, a man and woman, both in their late 50's to early 60's,  of the Cessna 310 that crashed into the 405 freeway...

Sport Clips Celebrates One Year Anniversary with Ribbon Cutting

The entire team of Sport Clips, along with South Pasadena dignitaries, were out bright and early Wednesday morning to celebrate the company’s one year...

South Pasadena Women’s Business Initiative Mixer at Retreat

Retreat Lifestyle was abuzz with conversation and collaboration on Tuesday evening as women business owners gathered for their monthly mixer. This group of creative...

School Board Scheduled to Approve 2017-2018 Budget

During the June 13, 2017 Board of Education meeting, South Pasadena Unified School District administrators presented the 2017-2018 budget, which reflects a budget reality...

South Pasadena Public Library Marches in the Festival of Balloons Parade

The Festival of Balloons Committee and the City of South Pasadena, are celebrating the 35th Annual Fourth of July Parade, which extends along Mission...

2017 Fourth of July Festival of Balloons

South Pasadena is celebrating its 36th annual Festival of Balloons! Here is all you need to know to prepare to celebrate our nation’s Independence Day. Be...

City Council votes to strengthen Resolution of Diversity

The South Pasadena City Council voted unanimously in favor of strengthening and adjusting the Resolution of Diversity last night after an hour of speeches...

PCDA Children’s Choir to Sing at July 4th AmericaFest

Children and teenagers with special needs who are clients of Professional Child Development Associates (PCDA) will join Tenor Maximo Marcuso to sing the Star...

Against the Odds: A Softball Story of Love and Dedication

A Near-Flawless Record :  A Brief Player Profile If you get a hit once out of every three career at bats, you can end up...

One World Rhythm at the South Pasadena Public Library

Children of all ages (and parents too!) are invited to participate in an exciting, energetic, music-making experience presented by “One World Rhythm” on Wednesday,...

SPLL Victory Against LALL

South Pasadena Little League’s Junior Softball Team (SPLL) took the lead for good in the tenth inning to capture a back-and-forth game against Los Angeles’...

Summer Concerts in the Park

FREE live music returns to Garfield Park this summer! The South Pasadena Community Services Department and the Parks and Recreation Commission are pleased to...

UPDATE: Winners Announced | Annual Pasadena Chalk Festival lights up Paseo...

UPDATE: Artist awards were announced today. Best in Festival was awarded to Shaina Joel, who created a touching tribute to the late Batman actor...

Meet Yasmeen Al-Mazeedi

Yasmeen Al-Mazeedi is currently teaching violin and voice on Wednesdays at Green Brooms Music Adacemy. Yasmeen began her studies of violin at the age...

Psst! Have you been to Lloyd & Lane yet?

When you meet Bonnie Hargett at her shop Lloyd & Lane, it feels like a coffee klatch in your favorite neighbor’s home; albeit the...

Congressman Schiff in South Pasadena

Congressman, and friend to South Pasadena, Adam Schiff was in town for a private gathering and fundraiser where he was the keynote speaker at...

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

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...

Farewell Sergio Gonzalez

South Pasadena will say farewell to City Manager Sergio Gonzalez as he leaves after 13 years with the city. Gonzalez, who announced in May...

Extraordinary “Bungalow Heaven” Screening at South Pasadena Library on June 15

A Film Night featuring a screening of the acclaimed documentary “Bungalow Heaven: Preserving a Neighborhood” will be presented on Thursday, June 15 in the...

Look Out South Pasadena!

Peter Dills | Dining with Dills Heard Weekly On KLAA Anaheim, KZSB Santa Barbara & Seen On Charter Cable Television We are so thrilled to have...

LA Metro Board of Directors Vote to Drop 710 Tunnel

Los Angeles, CA - In a historic vote on Thursday morning, the Los Angeles Metro Board of Directors passed a notion that drops the...

Ryun Yu plays American Hero Gordon Hirabayashi in Hold These Truths...

Actor Ryun Yu has been on a journey; one that has taken him from first playing this role as a fresh out of drama...

South Pasadena STEPS RIGHT UP To Annual SPEF Fundraiser

The South Pasadena Educational Foundation’s, or SPEF, annual Fundraiser Parti Gras, raised a Big Top of fun Saturday night. This year’s fundraiser theme was...

South Pasadena Chamber Mixer at Aro Latin

It was a decidedly festive atmosphere at the Chamber Mixer held at Aro Latin restaurant, hosted by owner Karan Raina on Monday evening. As...