Measure L Supports South Pasadena Public Library

There is an important matter on the ballot this fall. We will be asked to vote on a measure that effects 85% of all South... More »

Supporting Suzie Abajian for Board of Education

Letter to the Editor: Let’s Elect Dr. Suzie Abajian to the SPUSD School Board! As a South Pasadena parent, I am writing this letter in... More »

Likes Jon Primuth’s Dedication and High Integrity

Letter to the Editor: “In the four years that I have been honored to know Jon Primuth and have gotten to know of him, I... More »

Recommends Joe Loo as Incumbent for School Board

Letter to the Editor: I had the pleasure of being on the School Board with Joe Loo for 7 years. He is an wonderful board... More »


Housing has always been expensive in California. It is understandable since the state is a great place to live. Housing is in high demand.   ... More »

Members of the California Transportation Commission (CTC)

October 8, 2014 Dear Honorable Chair and Members of the California Transportation Commission (CTC), The City of South Pasadena (City) would like to thank the... More »

Educated Workers: Key To Economic Growth

Educated workers are the key to sustained economic growth. Graduation rates are beginning to rise but too many youth still lag behind. In the San... More »

Concerned He Never Heard Response from City Hall

Letter to the Editor: I was quite surprised to see that City Manager Sergio Gonzalez had found time to respond to a to a letter... More »


(Printed in The Quarterly Magazine Fall 2014 issue) It is believed that North America was initially settled through a continuous influx of people from Asia... More »

We All Must Conserve During Drought

Did you know that two-thirds of a typical home’s water consumption is used outdoors?  South Pasadena residents can reduce water every day, not just during... More »

Shocked and Heart Broken by the Events of the Past Few Days.

Letter to the Community: On behalf of the Board of Education, we, along with you, have felt shocked and heart broken by the events of... More »

In good news about L.A. River, what about Arroyo Seco?: Guest commentary

For local residents who shared the recent excitement about the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers billion-dollar restoration plan for the Los Angeles River and wondered... More »