Glimpses of S. Pas.


Caption This Photo (#88)

Caption This Photo (#88)

This one is just so wonderful, I can’t think of anything to say. What about you guys? Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Brainstorming

Brainstorming

Rainy day bad idea: Decide to do a big grocery shop at Ralphs, grabbing the umbrella with the broken spokes and wearing the wool coat that soaks up water better than a squeegee, getting stuck standing in the parking lot as an elderly woman in an 80s Lincoln Continental pulls out and then desperately tries [...]

It’s a Jungle Out There…

It’s a Jungle Out There…

When you think about it, jungles are colorful, exciting and strange. I’ll take that over boring, ordinary and bleak any day. Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Two for One

Two for One

Think the owner will notice if I take one out for a spin? Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Sign On

Sign On

It’s official: Landmark wants the Rialto sign to stay exactly where it is! We still have a long, long, LONG way to go to officially save and revitalize our beloved Rialto Theatre, but as Escott Norton of Friends of the Rialto posted on Facebook, “I would say today’s news is a very good ‘sign’!” (Be [...]

In this case, the words of the prophets are written on…

In this case, the words of the prophets are written on…

…the bathroom walls. (I guess we just don’t have enough subways in Southern California.) Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Greenlisted

Greenlisted

Phil slowed down and looked at the property. Isolated? Check. Right color scheme? Check. Vaulted ceilings? “Damn!” He said. “No vaulted ceilings!” Once again, Phil drove on. (It wasn’t easy being the Jolly Green Giant’s realtor.) Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Storm Clouds

Storm Clouds

Nice of that woman to be walking with such a striking red coat just as the clouds parted… (For Rialto fans, the clouds have still not parted. I’ll repeat my update from the bottom of yesterday’s post: Pasadena Star News reports that Rialto sign can be saved if Landmark Theaters fund repairs. Officials from Landmark [...]

Hanging in the Balance

Hanging in the Balance

Expert structural engineer Michael Krakower will offer the city of South Pasadena a report today regarding the safety of the historic Rialto sign. (LA Times blog got a few facts wrong — Landmark Theaters leases but does not own the Rialto, for example — but you can read more about the latest in the saga [...]

Monterey Hills Modern

Monterey Hills Modern

It’s all in the details… Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

Maude Woods - Opening October 22nd in Pasadena

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