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Sage Grouse Conservation in the Golden State

By Working Together, We Can Create Ecosystem Conservation Plans

Much of rural and small town California depends on the economic impact of recreation and tourism. Camping, hunting, fishing, birding, hiking, guiding and other activities... 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 »

WISPPA acknowledges collective effort to pass new Massage Law

WISPPA, Women Involved in South Pasadena Political Action, would like to thank the co-authors of the Massage Therapy Act of 2014, AB1147, Assemblymembers, Chris Holden,... More »

Thanks for Honoring Me

Letter to the Editor: I would like to thank Mayor Marina Khubesrian M.D., Mayor Pro Tem Robert S. Joe, and the South Pasadena City Council... More »

Doesn’t Have Any Room for Another Bucket!

Letter to the Editor: First of all, thank you for serving on the Council.  While there are those who continually deride those who participate in... More »

There’s a General Lack of Maintenance at SPHS

Letter to the Editor: The special things we have in South Pasadena are great kids, caring parents and hard working teachers.  The high school administration... More »

Concerned About Maintaining Small Town Charm

Letter to the Editor: I was very concerned about the future of our city and the ability to maintain our small town charm and character... More »

Doesn’t Agree with Dual Language Immersion Program

Letter to the Editor: On September 18, the Review published a front page article about the proposed Dual Language Immersion Program (DLIP), starting in Kindergarten.... 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 »

Resurfacing Monterey Road is All That’s Needed

Letter to the Editor: Having lived in South Pasadena in the same home since 1964, I can remember when, years ago, Monterey Road was widened... More »

Float Construction Now in Full Swing

We’ve had lots of progress since you last saw us in the Festival of Balloons Parade on Independence Day. Our tent went up on September... More »

NATIVE AMERICAN INDIANS

(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 »