Glimpses of S. Pas.


Noir Week (#1)

Noir Week (#1)

Mayberry’s dark side? Well, maybe I’m stretching a bit. (Especially here at Charlie’s. The only thing dark about my favorite coffee house is the fresh roasted coffee brewing daily.) It’s Noir Week here at Glimpses. Join me as I pretend I’m John Alton for a few days… Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South [...]

Priorities

Priorities

If there was ever a question about whether South Pasadena loves its trees, let this homestead offer up a hearty affirmative. For generations, homeowners have allowed the front yard tree to have its way with the lot — front door be damned! I’ve featured this home before, but I haven’t quite captured the whimsy of [...]

Steampunk Border

Steampunk Border

People throw around the term steampunk, but just below Raymond Hill’s north side is a great example of the real deal. Pasadena’s Department of Water and Power Glenarm Steam Plant was built 104 years ago when our region was just finding its industrial groove. You’ve probably admired the elegant Depression-era fountain and iconic building at [...]

Caption This Photo (#91)

Caption This Photo (#91)

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Just Next Door…

Just Next Door…

San Marino may be the official city of the Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens, but South Pasadena is so close it feels like our very own backyard garden. Our very own biiiiiiig backyard garden! It only takes me about ten minutes to drive there, but once inside it’s like being transported to another dimension. Summer [...]

South Pasadena Fourth of July Festival of Balloons

South Pasadena Fourth of July Festival of Balloons

There is no way that anyone in South Pasadena could possibly be reading this blog post right now … because half the town is in the parade and the other half is watching it! Start early with the 7:00AM Kiwanis Club Pancake Breakfast at the fire station, watch the parade starting at 1100AM on Mission [...]

Skateboarding To The Beat of a Different Drummer

Skateboarding To The Beat of a Different Drummer

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With Feathers

With Feathers

Hope Hope is the thing with feathersThat perches in the soul,And sings the tune–without the words,And never stops at all, And sweetest in the gale is heard;And sore must be the stormThat could abash the little birdThat kept so many warm. I’ve heard it in the chillest land,And on the strangest sea;Yet, never, in extremity,It [...]

Chimney

Chimney

“Mommy, all I know is that if I were Santa I’d hope this family was on the naughty list. Just look at that chimney. It’s impossible!” (Today is the first day of the month and that means it’s Theme Day for participating City Daily photo bloggers. Today’s theme is Chimneys. For a look at some [...]

time enough

time enough

“The butterfly counts not months, but moments, and has time enough.” –Rabindranath Tagore Read the Full Story at Glimpses of South Pasadena

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Maude Woods - Opening October 22nd in Pasadena

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