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Steve Koblik Retires From The Huntington

Steve Koblik retired this past Tuesday, June 30 from his position as president of The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens after leading the San Marino cultural institution through numerous milestones in expansion, renovations, acquisitions and fundraising. 9:19 am Read More

Salute to Our Veterans: Bob Dini

DWC_5229web Many who enter our nation’s armed forces are drafted - few are recruited. San Marino resident Bob Dini falls into the second category. A highly trained vocal performer, Dini had a Top 10 hit on his hands, “Remember Me,” when the United States Army Band came calling and asked him to be their vocal soloist. 9:50 am Read More

Members Change in the San Marino Design Review Committee

A mixture of new and familiar faces will comprise the Design Review Committee starting Wednesday, July 1. Twenty applications were submitted and scored. The top five scores, regardless of current status on the DRC, gaining a position on the committee. 10:08 am Read More

San Marino Motor Classic A Success

Photo by Judith Ann Warren More than 200 classic and collector cars were on display on Sunday, June 14 at the 2015 San Marino Motor Classic at Lacy Park. Beneficiaries of the annual fundraiser are the San Marino Rotary, Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA, and the Petersen Automotive Museum. 10:01 am Read More

‘Symphony of Cars’ Gala Bigger Than Ever

The Weiss Family:  Alden, Meredith, Adam, Aaron, Andrew, Valerie, Alan and Aileen Weiss; Photo by Judith Ann Warren This year’s San Marino Motor Classic Gala was bigger than ever. Since the goal is to raise money for charity, the event done on a grander scale would help to raise even more money, said Paul Colony, a co-founder of the motor classic. 9:12 am Read More

Salute to Our Veterans: Rick Caldwell

San Marino resident Rick Caldwell, Memorial Day, Lacy Park, 2013 Whenever the subject of military service comes up, Rick Caldwell remains quiet, composed. At one point in the conversation, however, the longtime San Marino resident will declare “we were just ordinary people, placed in extraordinary circumstances.” 12:45 pm Read More

San Marino Fire Department Gets New Rescue Ambulance

Captain Dominic Petta, Brian Campbell, Nathan Foth, Sam Benites and David Tannehill with new rescue ambulance. Krista Daly Photo San Marino Fire Department put its new rescue ambulance in service this week. “It was custom-made just for us,” department engineer Nathan Foth said. “It came out just like we wanted. We keep these for 20 years so we want to make sure it’s exactly what we want.” 12:09 pm Read More