Huntington Middle School hosts mini Relay for Life

Sophia Schaefer, 10, and Jill Gulick complete a quiz on cancer during the mini Relay for Life, held at Huntington Middle School on March 13. An estimated 1.66 million people in the United States will develop cancer in 2015. Nearly 589,500 will die from cancer this year. As 12-year-old Lawrence Chung ran around the Huntington Middle School track field on Friday, he read different signs that presented facts like these, provided by the American Cancer Society. Chung, along with about 150 people, ran a mini Relay for Life. Read More

Steve Talt to Seek Council Seat

Steve Talt Longtime San Marino resident and local attorney Steve Talt told The Tribune last week that he will seek one of the two city council seats that will be up for grabs at the Tuesday, November 3 election. Read More

Bates, Glazier Square Off In D1 Mound Matchup

Solomon Bates, a blue-chip pitching recruit who committed last year to USC, visits San Marino High School's McNamee Field this afternoon and ace Miles Glazier when the Bulldogs and Titans square off at 3:00 p.m. Glazier, the Rio Hondo League Most Valuable Player in 2014, has accepted a scholarship offer to pitch at UC Irvine. Read More

Incumbent Dennis Kneier will run for San Marino City Council again

Kneier Admitting “the blemish” of his June 2014 incident in which he tossed a discarded bag of dog waste onto a neighbor’s yard, San Marino City Councilman Dennis Kneier told The Tribune this week that he will defend his seat at the Tuesday Nov. 3 election later this year. Two spots on the five-person panel will be contested as Mayor Eugene Sun’s term will also expire. Read More

Measure E Passes with 76 Percent Voter Support

The San Marino Unified School District’s Measure E – a special six-year, $865 per parcel tax vital to the business-as- usual function of California’s highest-rated unified school district – passed on Tuesday with 76.25 percent of the 2,628votes cast in assent. The parcel tax required a 2/3rds plus one majority vote for approval. Read More

Cell Tower at San Marino High School Slated for Removal

Score a victory for a small but persistent group of parents in the San Marino Unified School District who appear to have pulled off what was previously unthinkable: the removal of a 60’ cell tower that for eight years was located just west of Titan Stadium on the campus of San Marino High School. Read More

‘Golden Apple’ Award goes to Stephanie Duncan

Stephanie Duncan A lifelong motto of ‘children first’ and a belief that “equal opportunity in learning is the basic foundation for a child’s journey through education” has come full circle, and last week, long-time San Marino volunteer Stephanie Duncan received the Golden Apple Award at a ceremony sponsored by the Northwest San Gabriel Valley Administrators Association. Read More

‘College, ADHD & Me’ released by San Marino author Jeanne Kelley

'College, ADHD & Me' by San Marino author Jeanne Kelley, chronicles her son's struggle San Marino resident and author Jeanne Kelley recent- ly released ‘College, ADHD & Me,’ a book that describes the struggles of attending college with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. She originally started the book with her son Howie Randol III, who died a couple years ago, and it is now a legacy to him. Read More

San Marino High School graduate studies whales, robotics

Adela Wee Caution – part of this article contains subject matter some readers might deem offensive – if one is averse to whale sputum, that is. “Actually, it’s not really sputum,” says 2010 San Marino High School graduate and engineering whiz-kid Adela Wee as she explains her current project. “A more accurate term might be ‘exhaled breath condensate.’” Read More

Two Excellent Sibling San Marino Musicians

Valentine Elementary School is host to a number of talented individuals in the community. This week we feature a special group of brothers with an enormous talent for music, on the violin and cello. They are Joshua (10) and Nat Yue (8). Read More