| Jan 25, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Home prices in Pasadena rose last month, reflecting an ongoing trend in which a dwindling number of homes on the market has sparked bidding wars that drive up prices, according to the latest real estate figures.
Despite the trend, median prices in...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 7:02 PM
Home buyers are skipping the traditional holiday hibernation in the residential real estate market, vying for available properties and pushing price increases in cities in and around Pasadena.
The average purchase price of homes in Pasadena and La Caņada...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 5:55 PM
Some children ask Santa for a pony. Others want video games. But Christmas came early for a group of San Marino High School science prodigies, with a special delivery from the International Space Station.
The package: a plastic tube containing bacteria...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 11:16 AM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) on Thursday announced 10 nominations from his district for U.S. service academies, class of 2017.
Half the student nominees hail from Burbank and Glendale, while two others are from Pasadena.
Four of the five United...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Caught between the desire to make Stoneman School a state-of-the-art community center and the need to watch the city's wallet, San Marino City Council members took a middle path Wednesday, opting to upgrade the site over several years.
The City Council...
| May 6, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The last time "Pearls Before Swine" cartoonist Stephan Pastis walked the halls of San Marino's K.L. Carver Elementary School, he was an 11-year-old, practical-joke-loving fifth-grader with a penchant for irreverent doodling — things like the Ty-D-...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 3:14 PM
NEWHALL — By a vote of 23-5, Crescenta Valley High’s bid to leave the Pacific League and join the Rio Hondo League was denied at Friday morning’s CIF Southern Section Foothill Releaguing Chair Committee meeting at Hart High.
On a day in...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 9:38 PM
TEMPLE CITY — Coming into the Rio Hondo League Individual Tournament, San Marino boys' tennis Coach Melwin Pereira challenged his squad based on what he saw the girls’ squad accomplish in October.
“I was trying to get them going, I...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 9:25 PM
OJAI — Corona del Mar High senior Alec Adamson is the last Newport-Mesa athlete still in contention at the prestigious 113th annual Ojai Tennis Tournament.
But Adamson still strives for more. He'll be playing at the tournament's showcase venue,...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 5:18 PM
A German native who consorted for years with New England's social elite by pretending to be a Rockefeller was convicted Wednesday in Los Angeles of first-degree murder, capping a nearly three-decade-old mystery involving a missing couple and a body buried...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 5:57 PM
The mystery behind the body buried in a San Marino backyard, defense attorneys argued, came down to this: The victim's wife did it.
Linda Sohus had vanished in February 1985 around the same time as her husband, John. She was frustrated living with a...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 3:16 PM
Successful inaugural high school wrestling seasons continued at the club level for San Marino High freshmen Zander Wick, Evan Wick and Julian Flores.
The trio of CIF Southern Section Eastern Division champions experienced plenty more success competing...