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USC Trojan Affiliates Features Volleyball Coach Anna Biller on October 2

USC Trojan Affiliates, a philanthropic and social women’s group, of the University of Southern California invites alumni, parents, and friends to attend their upcoming meeting on Thursday, October 2, 2014 at Mijares Restaurant, 145 Palmetto Drive, Pasadena.   Social no host bar begins at 6:00 p.m. with dinner, the program, and meeting at 7:00 p.m.  The evening will feature Anna Biller Collier, USC Women’s Sand Volleyball Coach and sand volleyball players USC Senior Kirby Burnham and USC Freshman Sara Hughes. Read More

Bike Safety Day

Sid Danenhauer, Ethan Kinoshita Many third grade Valentine students participated in Bike Safety Day on campus recently during their physical education period.  These students had the opportunity to take a riding safety test and to have their bicycles licensed by the city.  Members from both the San Marino Fire Department and San Marino Police Department were on-site to help with the event.   “The day […] 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

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

Taiwan Youth Delegates Take A Peek Into San Marino

Taiwan youth delegates Some 16 youth ambassadors from Taiwan stopped by San Marino last Friday to learn a bit about how the City is run and how it compares with their native country. For many of the 19 to 29-year olds, it was their first trip to Southern California. Read More

Chinese Club Welcomes Cherniss; MAF Prep Begins

The San Marino Chinese Club on Friday night formally welcomed new SMUSD Supt. Alex Cherniss at a gathering attended by members of the school board and city council. Approximately sixty people were on hand for the reception, which was held at the club office on Huntington Drive. Read More

San Marino Rotary Welcomes Congresswoman Judy Chu

by Winston Chua San Marino Rotarians gathered for their weekly meeting this past Thursday, one that featured a presentation from Congresswoman Judy Chu, this city’s representative in the 27th Congressional District. After an introduction by Councilman Richard Sun, Congresswoman Chu lauded the San Marino club as “the only club that thought to honor” recently nominated […] Read More

Be Alert: Asian Tiger Mosquito Could Enter San Marino

Asian Tiger Mosquito The Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District issued a warning to San Gabriel Valley residents to be on the lookout for an invasive species of insect called the Asian Tiger Mosquito (Ae. albopictus) which could be carrying a debilitating virus. Read More

Sun Sets on Farmers Market in San Marino

sunset It takes something extraordinary to keep me in San Marino at 8:00 p.m. on a Friday – a student performance or sporting event being the most common – but I admit to being a little bit of a curiosity seeker last weekend. Read More

9-10 Softball All-Stars Finish Second In State Tourney

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. Read More