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Gunmen Rob Ocean Liquor Second Time in 10 Days

Two Suspects Leave with $250 in Cash on Saturday Night

For the second time in 10 days, Ocean Liquor in South Pasadena has been robbed at gunpoint. The latest incident took place Saturday night at approximately 11:30 p.m. when a pair of gunmen, one pointing a semi-automatic at a clerk, … More>>

South Pasadena High Drops Doubleheader to Pasadena

Following Spring Break Tigers Return to Diamond April 8 Against Temple City

South Pasadena High was swept in a non-league doubleheader against Pasadena on Saturday, March 28, dropping the first game 11-1, before getting pummeled in the second, 18-3. With the pair of losses, the Tigers dropped to 5-6 overall, 1-2 in … More>>

Motorcycle, Vehicle Collide on Monterey Rd.

Driver of Motorcycle Transported to Huntington Memorial Hospital

A vehicle and motorcycle collided at Monterey Road and Orange Grove Avenue in South Pasadena Friday afternoon, sending one person to Huntington Memorial Hospital for treatment. Officer Chris Perez of the South Pasadena Police Department said the motorcycle was heading … More>>

Barney Frank Author Event Set for SP Library on Friday

Barney Frank, who has served in the U.S. Congress for 22 years, discussed and signed his new memoir “Frank: A Life in Politics from the Great Society to Same-Sex Marriage” in the South Pasadena Library Community Room on Friday. “Frank: … More>>

Dodgers Add Prepaid Lanes in 2015

FANS REMINDED TO PURCHASE PARKING IN ADVANCE TO ASSIST TRAFFIC FLOW

The Los Angeles Dodgers will be adding dedicated prepaid lanes for fans purchasing parking passes in advance for games during the 2015 season. Fans should follow the signage to these designated auto booths at all gates for the dedicated prepaid … More>>

Barney Frank

Author Event at South Pasadena Library on Friday, March 27 at Noon

22 year Congressman Barney Frank will be discussing and signing his new memoir Frank: A Life in Politics from the Great Society to Same-Sex Marriage in the Library Community Room on Friday, March 27 at Noon. The Author Event is … More>>

Two Gunmen Rob Ocean Liquor on Huntington Drive

Leave with Cash, Lottery Scratchers and Beer

Police are looking for a pair of gunmen who robbed a South Pasadena Liquor store at gunpoint late Friday night. According to authorities, the suspects entered Ocean Liquor Store, 2005 Huntington Drive with handguns at about 10 p.m. and left … More>>

Two Vehicles Collide at Monterey Rd. and Milan Ave.

Motorists Transported to Local Hospital for Treatment

A two car collision Friday evening at Monterey road and Milan Avenue saw drivers of both cars transported to the hospital by paramedics. According to an investigator at the scene, after talking to witnesses, preliminary indications were that a 1993 … More>>

Houston Rockets’ Dwight Howard

Encourages and Inspires Youngsters at Hathaway-Sycamores

The NBA standout answered questions, took photos, and brightened the day for kids and teens struggling with serious life challenges Eight-time NBA All-Star Dwight Howard, who currently plays center for the Houston Rockets, spent this past Saturday afternoon at Hathaway-Sycamores … More>>

South Pasadena High’s Girls’ Basketball Team Falls to North High

Tigers Finish with Remarkable 24-3 Record

South Pasadena High’s girls basketball team gave a strong performance before falling to North Torrance High 70-57 in CIF’s State Division III quarterfinals Saturday night, ending their memorable season with an overall 24-3 record. with the victory, the Saxons improved … More>>

South Pasadena High Baseball Team Picks Up Fourth Win

Hand Visiting Salesian 6-2 Defeat in Arcadia Elks Tourney

Behind solid pitching by Brandon Louie and 10 hits on the day, South Pasadena High rolled to a 6-2 win over Salesian Thursday in the Arcadia Elks Baseball Tournament. With the victory, the Tigers improved to 4-1 on the season, … More>>

South Pas High Season Ends in State Title First Round Contest Tuesday Night

Drop 6-1 Contest to Cathedral Catholic of San Diego

South Pasadena High’s boys’ soccer team’s magical run in CIF playoffs came to an end on Saturday, when the Monrovia Wildcats topped the Tigers 1-0 in the CIF-SS Division VI final in a high-octane physical game. The game marks the … More>>

South Pasadena High Soccer Team Advances to CIF Semifinals

Tigers' Host Sage Hill High School Tuesday at 5 p.m.

Under the cool desert air of Palm Springs, South Pasadena High’s boys’ soccer team advanced to CIF-SS semifinals with a 4-2 win over the Rancho Mirage Rattlers. The Tigers were the number one seed going into the game, and were … More>>

South Pasadena Falls in CIF Semis to Santa Margarita 60-38

Tigers Applying to Play for State Championship

After an impressive league record with no losses, South Pasadena High’s girls’ basketball team looked unbeatable. Few expected the heartbreaking 38-60 loss to the Santa Margarita Eagles in the semifinals of CIF last Saturday, which resulted in the Tigers’ elimination … More>>

Disney’s “CINDERELLA”

March 13 – April 16, 2015, at El Capitan Theatre, Hollywood

See it First at The El Capitan on March 12 at 7pm with Costume Parade and Giveaways Plus, See a Display Including the Glass Slipper and other props used in the Movie at Every Screening   Audiences to be treated … More>>

USC TROJAN AFFILIATES SPEARHEADS USC DAY OF SERVICE AT HILLSIDES

USC Trojan Affiliates invites the community to participate with them at the USC Alumni Day of Service, an international day of service sponsored by the University of Southern California. Each year thousands of Trojans and friends gather across the globe … More>>

Children’s Charity Hillsides Opens Remodeled Recreation Room

Foosball anyone? How about a game of air hockey or ping pong?

These are some of the new activities available to the children of Hillsides, a premier provider of child welfare services serving children in foster care in Los Angeles County, compliments of a newly designed and equipped recreation room. The renovation … More>>

South Pas Police Arrest Five Juveniles in Burglary Attempt

Detained in 1100 Block of Oak Street

On Monday, January 26, at approximately 1 p.m., an observant neighbor saw a male climbing into the window of a home in the 1100 block of Oak St. in South Pasadena. South Pasadena police officers responded and detained three juveniles … More>>

Two Earthquakes Shake Southland Saturday Night

No Damage Reported after 4.2 Tremblor

Two earthquakes shook the Southland on Saturday night. A 4.2-magnitude earth quake struck at 7:18 p.m. about 8 miles north of Castaic. Approximately 20 minutes earlier, a 3.0 trembler hit in the same area. The second earthquake was originally announced … More>>

Chamber ‘ShopTalk’ Meets January 6 at Mike & Anne’s

Learn How to Enhance Business Capital

Gary Pia, South Pasadena’s city treasurer and owner of Mission Street Wealth Management, will discuss “The Art of Introductions” on Tuesday, January 6, at the South Pasadena Chamber of Commerce “ShopTalk” event at Mike & Anne’s restaurant. The monthly “Shoptalk,” … More>>