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Hathaway-Sycamores Hits a Grand Slam at Dodger Stadium

Storied Dodger Stadium was again the site for Hathaway-Sycamores Child and Family Services’ 2014 Celebrating Children Awards Reception on Tuesday, Sept. 16. Some 400 people attended the annual event, which raised nearly $155,000 that will help fund the therapeutic and other crucial support services that Hathaway-Sycamores – one of Los Angeles County’s largest mental health and welfare agencies – provides each year to thousands of children, youth, young adults, and families facing serious life challenges. Read More

Gas Prices Lowest Since February

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County dropped four-tenths of a cent today to $3.716, its lowest amount since Feb. 11. Read More

Democracy Protestors Break Through Hong Kong Government Headquarters

by Aaron Tam HONG KONG, September 26, 2014 (AFP) – Dozens of protesters broke through the gates of Hong Kong’s government headquarters late Friday in an ongoing student demonstration against Beijing’s refusal to grant the city unfettered democracy. Police used pepper spray as around 100 people pushed into the grounds of the complex, some scaling over […] Read More

Nobel Laureates Boycott South African Summit Over Dalai Lama

by Lawrence Bartlett CAPE TOWN, September 25, 2014 (AFP) – Six Nobel peace laureates will boycott a global summit in South Africa next month after the government refused to grant the Dalai Lama a visa, a spokeswoman said Thursday. South Africa denied Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader permission to attend the summit to avoid angering China, which […] Read More

SGPD to Collect Unwanted Prescription Drugs

The San Gabriel Police Department will again collaborate with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) in another National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day which will take place on Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.  Read More

Pet of the Week

image002 LOS ANGELES COUNTY — At the Board of Supervisors meeting, Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich presents “Robyn,” a 4-month-old Dachshund mix ready to be adopted into a suitable home. For more information about adopting a pet, please call the Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control at 562-728-4610. Read More

U.S. Condemns Scholar’s Sentence

US Secretary of State John Kerry slammed what he called a "harsh" life sentence handed down Tuesday in China against a prominent Uighur scholar for "separatism," and called for his release. Read More

Uighur Scholar Gets Life in Prison for Separatism

by Tom Hancock BEIJING, September 23, 2014 (AFP) – A prominent academic from China’s mostly-Muslim Uighur minority was jailed for life Tuesday for “separatism”, sparking international outrage over the “harsh” response to criticism of Beijing’s policies in the restive Xinjiang region. The EU, United States and human rights groups had all been calling for the […] Read More

Pasadena Poly Tennis Scores

Pasadena Poly at Arcadia High School    Overall Score:  Pasadena Poly: 3; Arcadia: 15 Season Record: Pasadena Poly: Overall: 4-1   Singles: Pasadena Poly Shalini Haupt: 0-3 Anna Lamb: 0-3 Kelly Liu: 0-3   Arcadia Angelica Zhou: 3-0 Anna Qin: 3-0 Aubrie Weissbuch: 3-0   Doubles: Pasadena Poly Brooke Olson and Sami Collins: 3-0 Julia […] Read More

Raising Awareness About Human Trafficking

City and county officials joined billboard company Clear Channel Outdoors and anti-human trafficking groups today to announce an effort to raise awareness in Los Angeles about modern-day slavery, including promoting a hotline for victims and the public. Read More

CHP Pursuit in the SGV

A man in a speeding luxury SUV led California Highway Patrol officers on a pursuit this morning from the Glendale-Pasadena area to the Angeles National Forest and back to Lakeview Terrace before spike strips forced him to stop, a CHP officer said. Read More

NASA’s MAVEN Enters Mars Orbit

NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft successfully entered Mars orbit on Sunday at 7:24 p.m. P.D.T. and will prepare to study the planet's upper atmosphere, according to the Media Relations Office at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Read More

Huntington Memorial and Blue Cross Help Launch Blue Cross Vivity

Huntington Memorial Hospital announced that it has collaborated with Anthem Blue Cross and six of its fellow leading hospitals in Los Angeles and Orange counties to form Anthem Blue Cross Vivity, a new insurance offering that will provide convenient access to some of the best hospitals, primary care doctors and specialists in the region at […] Read More

Alhambra Officer Loses Control of Car, Dies

An off-duty Long Beach police officer from Alhambra who was killed in a single-car crash on the northbound Long Beach (710) Freeway was speeding and lost control of his vehicle, according to a California Highway Patrol report released today. Read More

San Marino NCL Sets Fundraising Goals

web2NCL2 National Charity League, Jr. of San Marino  recently held their general fall meeting at Huntington Hospital where they set their goal for this year to raise at least $50,000 for both the neonatal and pediatric intensive care units. Over the last years, they have raised close to 2 million dollars for the hospital. Read More

Lancers Win Cross Country Invitational

First row (from left): Mia Baca, Jacqueline Tooley. Second row (from left): Lance Alviso, Michael Brennan, Alexander Nino, Ryan Alvarez, Samantha Knapp, Eleni Daughters, Hannah Howard, Makenna Maucher, Ashley Mayo, Abigail Marich, Bettina Lee. Top row (from left): Daniel Costello, Noah Sisson, Dominic Leis, Jack Freiberger, Robert Sweeney, Matthew Brennan, Michael Gibbs, Tom Usle, Sebastian Martinez, Jordan Rupp, Harvey Situ, Curtis Antonides. The La Salle Lancer girls cross country team finished first at the Grant Nunnally Invitational at Moreno Valley Community College on Saturday, September 13. La Salle freshman, Makenna Maucher finished second overall, after covering the very hilly course, in 19:24. La Salle senior Tom Usle finished 14th overall for the boys. Read More

Titans Dance Past San Gabriel In Quarter Time

Wicke master by Mitch Lehman Just three years ago, San Gabriel High School’s varsity football team advanced to the CIF championship game, so many without local football-whisperers without a microscope to that program expected a little more resistance from the time-to-time power when San Marino paid a neighborly visit last Friday night. What the Titans got instead […] Read More

Valentine Movie Night a Prelude to Upcoming Fair

Colleen Shields (Principal), Anna-Marie Grizzell (PTA President) Valentine Elementary School students, family members and friends recently gathered for a movie night experience under the stars in anticipation of Valentine's upcoming Fall Fair, "Valentine & The Chocolate Factory."  The sold out movie event took place at Centennial Field at Stoneman School. Read More