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Friday, April 28, 2017

MISSING CHILD South Pasadena: Father Released From Custody

UPDATED INFORMATION 4/25/2017 - Bill Glazier | Editor South Pasadena Review Worries grow as the clock is ticking on a missing young boy. As of Tuesday at...

SUSPECT ARRESTED: S.P.P.D. Press Conference

A young, alert teen smartly used her camera phone that led to the arrest of a 43-year-old Alhambra man on Thursday. “It shows what her...

Recognizing One of the Greatest Players

Throwback Thursday–In the Arroyo Seco, there is a historic baseball field named Jackie Robinson Memorial Field to honor one of greatest ballplayers to ever...

Service Organization Builds House in Tecate, Mexico

Approximately 50 members of the Rotary Clubs of South Pasadena and San Marino, along with friends and family, recently crossed the border into Mexico...

Residents Trained How to Map Neighborhoods in the Face of an Emergency

The South Pasadena Public Safety Commission and its Community Emergency Response Training (CERT) volunteers hosted the 2nd annual city-wide Map Your Neighborhood training last...

Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

The South Pasadena Police Department celebrated National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week from April 9-15. During the week dedicated dispatchers who are the lifeline of...

Bill Introduced by Holden Designed to Kill 710 Tunnel

Assemblyman Chris Holden, whose 41st District represents South Pasadena, continues to make efforts to kill the proposed 710 tunnel. Holden invited a group of No...

Plans Underway for ‘Operation Cookie’

The Woman’s Club is busy planning this year’s “Operation Cookie” for hospitalized, homeless and special needs veterans. The event, sponsored by the Woman’s Club...

Lemonade Stand Helps Children’s Hospital

Samantha Huntley, left, and Elsie Waters, right, 5th graders at Arroyo Vista Elementary School held a lemonade and bake sale at on the corner...

Urge President Trump to Release Tax Returns

Members of Indivisible South Pasadena demonstrated on Fair Oaks Avenue last Saturday demanding that President Donald Trump release his tax returns. Organizers of the...

Alison Farrar Named Prestigious Goldwater Scholar for 2017- 2018

Alison Farrar, a junior at the University of Alabama and a 2014 valedictorian of South Pasadena High School and National Merit Scholar who attended...

Voters Reject Increase – Students Respond

Editor's Note: Earlier this year, students of Dawn Hull, a teacher at Monterey Hills Elementary School, wrote to the editor in response to the...

Plan South Pasadena Charrette to Solidify Support for Development

Join the City of South Pasadena as it embarks on a week-long charrette to develop guiding principles for development throughout the community and a...

Sergio Gonzalez Accepts City Manager Position in Hermosa Beach

Sergio Gonzalez has accepted the city manager position in the City of Hermosa Beach. He leaves as the city manager for the City of South...

Step-by-Step Process Underway for City’s General Plan Update

Planning Director David Watkins was busily gathering "last chance" surveys on the drop-dead last day at Saturday's WISPPA meeting as Planning Commissioner Kelly Koldus...

Panda Express Co-founders Give $30 Million to Caltech

South Pasadena residents Andrew and Peggy Cherng, founders of the Panda Restaurant Group, which operate Panda Express, saw opportunity to invest in their community...

Library Volunteers of the Year

It was a day to say thanks and pay tribute to those who have contributed heavily to the South Pasadena Public Library over the...

Resident a ‘Jeopardy’ Game Show Contestant

South Pasadena resident Steve Gavenas will be a contestant on the iconic game show “Jeopardy!” at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 11, on KABC television. The...

Renters, Landlords Address Housing Issues at Key Meeting

It was described as “fruitful and informative” by South Pasadena’s mayor as more than 100 people, some expressing their viewpoint on the topic, packed...

South Pas City Council Joins Mosquito and Vector Control

Concerned about the potential for mosquito-borne diseases coming to town, the South Pasadena City Council recently voted 4-1 to formally join the San Gabriel...

Arroyo Drive Featured in New Television Show, ‘Counterpart’

“Counterpart,” a sci-fi thriller TV show that will be released this July, stars actor J.K. Simmons, Academy Award winner for “Whiplash.” It will take...

Church Group Shows Interest in Leasing the Rialto Theatre

Like others, Escott Norton, the guiding force of the Friends of the Rialto, an organization committed to the preservation, restoration and re-opening of the...

Mail Theft Continues to Rise in Area

South Pasadena Police Department officials report that mail theft continues to rise throughout San Gabriel Valley, including a spike in South Pasadena. Richard Lee, crime...

PTA Reflections Winners Honored

Winners of the Middle School PTA’s Reflections Art Program recently celebrated. Each student above won an award in the categories of Excellent or Outstanding....

Builders Club Helps Those in Need

Students from the Builder's Club at South Pasadena Middle School went to the Ronald McDonald House in Pasadena last Thursday to lend a hand....

Local Artist Ralphy Plays Free Show This Thursday, March 23 at The Rose

Local artist, RALPHY, to play a free show at The Rose in Pasadena this Thursday, March 23. Playing in support of her recently released...

LAPD’s Mike Downing Retirement

A retirement party for longtime South Pasadena resident Chief Michael P. Downing, who served the Los Angeles Police Department for 35 years, was held...

Rent Issues Addressed on Monday Night

A community meeting, allowing residents to comment on renter issues is scheduled for Monday, March 20, at the South Pasadena Library Community Room, 1115...

Community Provides Input at Budget Meeting

More than 40 members of the public evaluated and prioritized six projects for the City of South Pasadena to focus on during the 2017-18...

17-Year-old Suspect Arrested After Threat on Social Media

11:07 AM SOUTH PASADENA HIGH SCHOOL IS ON SOFT LOCKDOWN FRIDAY MORNING FOLLOWING A SOCIAL MEDIA REPORT OF “A GENERALIZED THREAT” BY A STUDENT, ACCORDING TO SPENCER...

The Fugitive Brown Boys were Welcomed as Heroes in 1880s

Throwback Thursday – Owen and his Brother Jason were veterans of their father John Brown’s anti-slavery fight. The fugitive “Brown Boys” were welcomed by...

Veterans’ Advocate Woman of Distinction

Assembly member Chris Holden, 41st Assembly District, recently honored Carol Calandra, South Pasadena resident and a case manager at Pasadena City College’s (PCC’s) Veterans’...

SPPD at Full Strength with 36th Officer

The South Pasadena Police Department’s newest hire officer, Tyler Borrello, right, was sworn in Monday by Police Chief Art Miller at City Hall. Borrello...

Set Your Clocks Ahead One Hour as Daylight Savings Time Starts

On Sunday, March 12, almost all of the United States, including South Pasadena, and 78 other countries, will set their clocks ahead one hour...

Despite Rain, Thousands Come Out to Enjoy 626 Golden Streets

Wes Reitimann must feel a little snake bit after the first attempt at staging the largest ciclovia-type event in U.S. history last summer was...

SPHS Junior Cole Cahill Elected 70th State Youth Governor

“Many emotions filled my mind as I grappled with the fact I had been elected Youth Governor. It felt surreal, exciting, frightening, humbling, and...

South Pasadena Police Department Warns Residents to Protect Their Vehicles

The South Pasadena Police Department continues to see a rise in stolen vehicles with 10 occurring in January. Police officials say some vehicles stolen were...

Science Discoveries Made at Arroyo Vista Elementary School

Students presented their science projects last week in the form of a variety of reports, display boards, and models in the auditorium and classrooms

Melinda Sullivan Danced Her Way onto Silver Screen

Who can blame Melinda Sullivan, enjoying the good life of living in L.A., for wanting “Another Day of Sun,” borrowing a line from the...

Eighty-Four SPMS Students Earn Prestigious ‘PAWSITIVE’ Awards

February PAWSITIVE Awards were presented last week to 84 South Pasadena Middle School students. They were honored for leadership, grade improvements, constant willingness to...
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