Officers from several departments --including South Pasadena police -- will team up with Union Pacific police to conduct an enforcement operation targeting motor and pedestrian violators at several railroad crossings in San Gabriel next Wednesday. The operation will concentrate its efforts at rights of ways and rail crossings in San Gabriel.
California's largest provider of nursing homes "chronically understaffed" its facilities, according to a class action that demands an investigation into "actual or suspected abuse or neglect" at dozens of the institutions. Lead plaintiff Raymond Foreman on Wednesday sued Shlomo Rechnitz, 43, his management companies and the nursing homes, in Superior Court.
The two Los Angeles County cities -- one in South Bay, the other on the Eastside -- were ranked second and third, respectively. Another study has been released which ranks Southern California cities as the best for this or that.
South Pasadena is among the top three cities in Southern California best suited to raising a family, according to a recent study. “South Pasadena is a modern city with a small-town attitude,” according to CreditDonkey.com's study results.
Police and fire open house will have helicopters. station tours, child fingerprinting and free gifts; starts at 10 a.m. South Pasadena police and firefighters will strut their stuff this weekend in conjunction with the DEA-sponsored Prescription Drug Take Back program.
Temple City sisters Ashley and Kristen Mok study stringed instruments at the Pascale Music Institute in South Pasadena. They recently participated in the 2013 Schoenfeld International String Competition in Hong Kong.
The South Pasadena Arts Council and South Pasadena Library host a free, end-of-summer blues-rock concert by the Mark "Pocket" Goldberg Trio from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the South Pasadena Library Community Room, 1115 El Centro St., South Pasadena. Visit sopasartscouncil.com Amy Herzog's Pultizer Prize-nominated play "4,000 Miles" at the Sierra Madre Playhouse, 87 W. Sierra Madre Blvd., Sierra Madre, is the story of a rootless bicyclist riding from Seattle to New York City, who visits his sharp-witted, leftist grandmother, finding a connection with her that he can't make with his parents.
Police foiled a mass-shooting plot allegedly planned by two students at South Pasadena High School in August. Two South Pasadenateenagers accused of planning a mass shooting at their high school were ordered on Tuesday to be released from custody to their parents.