Sure, the Langham Huntington Pasadena is technically next door to South Pas, but it’s close enough to feel like part of the neighborhood. Plus, exploring the grandeur of this early 20th Century hotel feels a little bit like going back in time to when South Pasadena’s own Raymond Hotel was in its heyday. When you […]
August 2, 2012 | Posted in Glimpses of S. Pas.
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It’s the first of the month, and that means Theme Day for participating City Daily Photo bloggers. This month’s theme is Numbers. If you walk around the grounds of South Pasadena High School, you’ll see these tiles embedded all over the place. For years I tried to figure out what they meant. Was the architect […]
August 1, 2012 | Posted in Glimpses of S. Pas.
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“I am the dream and you my gates of entry,The means by which I waken into light.” –Alec Derwent Hope Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena
You could feel the hope and determination at the Rose Bowl Aquatic Center yesterday as dozens of San Gabriel Valley kids practiced their strokes and imagined their own gold medals. Here’s to all the future champions. Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena
(Look! I caught one waiting at the railroad tracks!) Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena
The Bible sure mentions palm trees a lot. I barely remember this part of my Lutheran elementary school education. In fact, what I remember most about my school Bible studies is the fact that my 6th grade teacher Mrs. Lange told me that I would burn in hell if I kept passing notes to David […]
There are flowers on the table, coffee is brewing and the parrots are gathering in the camphor trees above my house. I know it’s the big things in life that we always remember — the births and deaths and graduations, the promotions and colossal failures and serendipitous acts of grace. But I wish we’d remember […]
Screw cake, where’s my champagne?! It’s my birthday, and I hereby grant permission for all readers to take the day off and have a party. Speaking of birthdays, Glimpses of South Pasadena turned 4 years old this month. That’s 1473 posts and pictures as of today. (Hey bartender! Make mine a double!) Thanks for being […]
Hmmm… Got Pagans? No, that’s not it. Joan of Arc fired her realtor when he showed her the home with THIS backyard patio… Nope, that’s not quite right, either. Anyone? Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena
Who says cleaning house can’t be artistic? Or, at least weird? You, too, can pick up one of these psychedelic creatures, er, feather dusters in the cleaning section of Ralphs. Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena