On August 28, 2014, a local group of citizens affiliated with the South Pasadena Tax Limitation Committee filed a Notice of Intent to Circulate Petition to place a measure to repeal the South Pasadena Utility Users Tax on the ballot for a future election. This is the group's second attempt to repeal the UUT.
Friday is Fright Night USA, which you can celebrate in divine fashion with Angel Town Combo when they bring their heavenly sounds to the Barkley's Halloween bash in South Pasadena. Popular guests at the restaurant over the past few months, they are known for their expertise in jazz and contemporary sounds.
The Community Health Alliance of Pasadena and the Pasadena Public Health Department present an information session on Covered California for individuals and families from 6 to 8 p.m. tonight at the Pasadena Public Library's Central Branch, 285 E. Walnut St., Pasadena. Call 486-9729 to RSVP.
When suburbs began spreading out across Southern California after World War II, officials envisioned a sprawling freeway system to get people around. But big chunks of that system were never built, and that's one cause for the clogged commutes many face.
"I was probably the least confident going into this previous week than I have ever been, just because we didn't have a lot of time to rehearse." Derek Hough and Bethany Mota have become a well known pair on the TV series ' Dancing With The Stars ' by their killin' it dance routines since the new season started.
Taiwan-based Gourmet Master Co., which runs the 85 C Cafe chain, opened a new store in South Pasadena, California, Friday, attracting a long line of people waiting to buy the chain's coffee and pastries. The South Pasadena store is the 13th outlet opened by Gourmet Master in the U.S. market.
The San Gabriel Valley's largest water agency has declared a water supply emergency and is demanding that it receive its fair share of imported supplies, or it may have to shut down water wells. A sternly worded resolution adopted by the Upper San Gabriel Valley Municipal Water District board late Tuesday night explained that the statewide drought, now entering a fourth year, has lowered the water table in the aquifer to record low levels.
Radhika Modern Indian is an admirably upscale Indian concept that can be found on Mission Street in South Pasadena, one of the sweetest dining and shopping streets in the San Gabriel Valley and a fine destination for dishes both classic and “modern.” This may well be the edgiest Indian restaurant around. And let me tell you, edgy is a rare bird when it comes to Indian cooking.
The only people I know of who really have a name for that massive hole in the West Pasadena ground where the 710 Freeway stub stubs along for a couple of hundred yards is the Tournament of Roses folks. They call it The Pit, and use it every New Year's Day as a holding tank for marching band members before they join in the Rose Parade.
Long before there was a Faviken, a Relae, or even a Noma, many refined gastronauts came to appreciate Nordic food in a very different way than we understand it today thanks to a groundbreaking... Canlis has been Seattle's first word in special-occasion dining since time immemorial-or at least since 1950, when Peter Canlis commissioned Pacific Northwest architect Roland Terry to envision a... Brunch, lunch, whatever one does or doesn't want to call it: I've found few dishes as sustaining on an early Sunday afternoon than the plate of braised bacon at Sitka & Spruce on Seattle's Capitol... Welcome back to Consumed, a new video series in which Editorial Producer Kat Odell combs Manhattan and the surrounding areas for one-of-a-kind eats and drinks.
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.
South pasadena's Fremont Centre Theatre will be transformed back into the Raymond Hill Mortuary, which operated at the location from 1913 through 1970. SOUTH PASADENA >> Four decades ago, the Fremont Centre Theatre was a mortuary, and this Halloween season, it will revisit its wretched roots.
One of the joys of living in Pasadena is that it gets a lot of attention, not only from news crew looking for an easy, entertaining story in our beautiful town, but also from movie and film makers. You might even see a crew or be slightly annoyed when your favorite route to work or play has been blocked off by movie crews.
Two burglary suspects tried to flee in a stolen van but were arrested when they crashed into a parked car in South Pasadena early Friday morning. Alhambra Police received a call shortly before 1 a.m. about a burglary at the AAA in the 400 block of East Main Street.