Most recently, the ruse involved a late-night caller telling an often elderly mark that a grandchild who was traveling overseas was in desperate need of immediate, emergency cash.
The San Marino 9-10 Softball All-Stars completed a magical run and finished 2nd in all of Southern California Little League.
The local girls represented San Marino and all of District 17 – including Pasadena Southwest Little League and Pasadena American Little League – in winning the Section 2 Championship in Canyon Country on July 8th.
NEW TOCKERS: National Charity League Ticktockers from the Class of 2016 gathered to hear advice from Life Coach Jess Berger about surviving the stresses of the junior year of high school. SATs, APs, GPAs – OH MY! PICTURED ABOVE, left to right, are FRONT ROW: Sara Collins, Olivia Harrigian, Grace Wallis, Erica Wei, Annelie Dahlstein, Jessica Cameron and Fiona Harrigian. TOP ROW: Natalie Hoens, Bailey Halkett, Carlin Koch, Devon Jack, Erin McCloskey, Shannon Hittner, Life Coach and speaker Jess Berger, Elizabeth Lahey, Caroline Bescoby and Gwyneth Hochhausler....Read More
The San Marino City Council on Friday morning unanimously passed an emergency ordinance prohibiting approval of any permit or entitlement to develop property designated commercial in the land use element of the General Plan and zoned R-1 in response to a controversial application by a developer to build a nine-unit condominium complex at 415 Huntington Drive – former site of East West Bank headquarters and prior, Avery Labels....Read More
After working for more than thirty-one years in the city, San Marino Police Chief Tim Harrigan told The Tribune over the weekend of his intention to retire from the post on December 31....Read More
Rush hour traffic came to a near-standstill on Monday evening as members of the San Marino Fire Department asked passersby to ‘Fill the Helmet’ for the family of deceased Arcadia firefighter Mike Herdman, who tragically lost his life in a well-publicized accident while camping in the Los Padres National Forest....Read More
Accusing him of “implement[ing] policies contrary to the character and values of San Marino,” using “acts of intimidation and misrepresentation” to “achieve favored policies and programs,” exhibiting “un-mayoral behavior during council meetings by insulting, ridiculing and deriding residents expressing their opinions during Public Comment” portions of council meetings and engaging in “retaliatory behavior against a resident expressing opposition” to his policies, one hundred and one San Marino residents who signed on the dotted line filed a Notice of Intention to Circulate Recall Petition for the city council seat of the Honorable Dennis Kneier with City Clerk Veronica Ruiz on June 26.
San Marino residents Wednesday night at city hall continued to express their opposition to any potential zone changes in the city that might make it more convenient or even possible for a future developer to erect condominiums or multi-use facilities in the future.
The San Marino City Council Wednesday night voted 3-2 to discontinue the city’s farmers market.
The San Marino Area Chapter of National Charity League, Inc. held its annual Presentation Luncheon celebrating the Ticktocker Class of 2014 and their mothers at the Langham Hotel in Pasadena on Sunday, June 29. Over 500 guests honored these 22 young women for their six years of philanthropic work within their communities.