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Free Wing New Years's Bash

December 2, 2017 by Fernando Hernandez (Register to contact)

* Free Wing, Alhambra High Alumni band, Class of 73, reunited!
* Playing The Music You Grew Up With!!!
* New Year's Bash, Saturday, Dec 30, 7-11pm.
* Jay Dees, 1843 W Main St. Alhambra.
FREE WING ROCKIN ALHAMBRA AGAIN!!!

Alhambra American Legion End of Summer Party

August 1, 2016 by Fernando Hernandez (Register to contact)

Free Wing, a AHS band from the 70s has reunited & will be playing at the American Legion End of Summer Party, Friday Sept 2, 7:30pm.
Address- American Legion Hall
24 N Stoneman, Alh.
JOIN US IN BRINGIN IT BACK TO ALHAMBRA!

Coach Ruedaflores Retirement

January 8, 2010 by Luz Graciela Garcia (Register to contact)

A fundraiser is being held for the retirement party for Coach Gil Ruedaflores. The fundraiser will be at the 35er Club in Pasadena (basement) on Sunday, January 10, 2010 from 5 to 11 p.m. Suggested minimum donation at the door is only $5. Some seats for alums and friends are still available for the retirement banquet, which will be held on January 17th at Almansor Court. Please email me or just see me at the fundraiser for ticket information.

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Alhambra High to participate in annual Say Something Week  Martinez News-Gazette

Alhambra High School joins schools across the country to participate in Sandy Hook Promise's fourth annual Say Something Call-to-Action week.



Alhambra High School Thespians Announce Cast for April Production of “Chicago”  Alhambra Source

Alhambra , CA 91801 United States. February 10, 2019, — “Chicago” will take the stage this April at Alhambra High School. The new adaptation of the 1975 ...



Robert Bruce Henderson  Martinez News-Gazette

Robert Bruce Henderson Aug. 30, 1974 – March 03, 2019. Resident of Martinez, Calif. Robert, Bob/Bobby, had a brilliant mind like his father, a beautiful mind, ...



Edward Brian Frazer  Martinez News-Gazette

Edward Brian Frazer Jan. 6, 1930 – Feb. 23, 2019. Resident of Franklin Canyon, Martinez, Calif. Edward Brian Frazer or Brian as most knew him, passed away ...



Alambra High THESPIANS PRESENT "Flowers for Algernon" Nov 9-10 and 15-17  Alhambra Source

“Flowers for Algernon,” the hart-rendering classic about an intellectually disabled man's struggles before, during and after experimental surgery to improve his ...



Alhambra Unified School District Hosts 4th Annual Career Fair at Mark Keppel High School  Alhambra Source

On Thursday February 7, 2019 Alhambra Source joined over 1000 AUSD students and parents for the district's 4th annual Career Fair.



KIDS AND CANDIDATES – A COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT FORUM  Alhambra Source

Kids and Candidates, a community engagement forum, will be held on Thursday, October 11, 2018 from 6-8:30 p.m. at Alhambra High School, located at 101 ...



Alhambra students demanded action on gun control. Their school board agrees  The Pasadena Star-News

Alhambra High students tired of seeing little national, state or local policy changes that would keep guns out of the hands of would-be school shooters earned ...



LA Master Chorale's Grant Gershon recalls the Alhambra of his youth  Alhambra Source

Grant Gershon, Alhambra High School Alum and Artistic Director of the LA Master Chorale, grew up in Alhambra. Now he conducts at the Walt Disney Concert ...



VISA and IDEAS for Alhambra Students  coloradoboulevard.net

VISA and IDEAS for Alhambra High Students By Cheryl Cabot.



A robust debate about housing, traffic and parks at the Kids and Candidates forum  Alhambra Source

The main event Thursday night at the Kids and Candidates Forum at Alhambra High School was a political discussion with Katherine Lee and Andrea ...



Alhambra elections heat up with candidate forums  Alhambra Source

Voters have an unprecedented opportunity to get to know their candidates for Alhambra City Council this year, with the organization of two candidate forums that ...



2018 election results: Three new faces to join Alhambra City Council  The Pasadena Star-News

Semi-official results from the Los Angeles County registrar's office show Repetto Elementary school teacher Katherine Lee clinching District 1 and Alhambra ...



Community starts fundraisers for AHS athlete injured in car crash at Marina  Martinez News-Gazette

MARTINEZ, Calif. – A 16-year-old Alhambra High School athlete remains hospitalized after being seriously injured in a single-vehicle crash earlier this month ...



End of an era? Three performing arts businesses close in Alhambra after rent hike  The Pasadena Star-News

Alhambra is saying goodbye to three of the city's older businesses, all of them performing arts based stores. Marini Music at 222 W. Main St., Arte Flamenco ...



Martinez USD Teacher Of The Year Receives Special Visit  Patch.com

Martinez Teacher Of The Year Gets Special Visit - Martinez, CA - Alhambra High School's Andrea Salas is one of 22 Contra Costa County Teachers of the Year ...



At Home With Vivian: The Drowsy Chaperone  Martinez News-Gazette

(Additional photo gallery). Live musicians! Glorious costumes! Intricate sets! Show stopping song and dance numbers! Mix in two people in love on the eve of ...



Alhambra Candidate Forum at Almansor Court  coloradoboulevard.net

Date/Time Date(s) - 10/04/2018 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm. Location Almansor Court. Category(ies). Politics · Alhambra, CA (Photo - alhambraballotinitiative.org).



Mark Keppel High student detained, substitute teacher reportedly let go after reporting school threat  The Pasadena Star-News

An Alhambra high school student was detained in February after he or she was overheard making comments that may have been perceived as threatening.



Salsa and community thrive at the Granada LA  Alhambra Source

As the day vacates and the summer heat gradually loosens its biting grip, the dance floors of the Granada LA brighten and heat up. The three-story club, bar, ...



Alhambra High School administrator accused of sexual abuse resigns  Pasadena Star-News

ALHAMBRA >> An Alhambra High School administrator resigned Friday after she was confronted with a YouTube video that accused her of the sexual abuse of ...



These high schoolers were tired of lawmakers' inaction. So, they wrote their own gun control legislation  CNN

The Alhambra High School students started by researching current gun laws and various forms of political engagement.



Deep budget cuts in MUSD's future, board hears  Martinez News-Gazette

MARTINEZ, Calif. – Martinez Unified School District must commit to making as much as $3.5 million in cuts to the 2019-20 budget if it is to remain certified, ...



Long awaited restaurants come to Alhambra’s west side — and a hotel is next  The Pasadena Star-News

New businesses are finally coming to fill long-vacant sites on the west side of Alhambra. The southwest corner of Commonwealth Avenue and Date Avenue had ...



Mary Susan Baier  Martinez News-Gazette

Mary Susan Baier was born January 5, 1957 in Walnut Creek, CA. With family by her side, she passed away in Colorado on September 5, 2018 after a struggle ...



Congratulation, graduates!  Martinez News-Gazette

The Martinez News-Gazette would like to congratulate all our local graduates for the culmination of their many years of labor. Congratulation, graduates!



LA Suburb's Development Boom Has Residents Feeling Left Out  Courthouse News Service

ALHAMBRA, Calif. (CN) – Johnny Lam likes to ride his bike around Alhambra, but often has to dodge cars while navigating the city's poor biking infrastructure.



The growth of boba culture in the San Gabriel Valley  Alhambra Source

Anyone driving down a busy street in the San Gabriel Valley is bound to pass by a boba shop sooner or later. With over five stores on Main Street alone, boba ...



Driver Who Led Police on High-Speed Pursuit in Custody Near Alhambra High School  KTLA

LAPD officials took a high-speed driver into custody after he led them on a pursuit through East L.A. and the San Gabriel Valley. The man was arrested near a ...



Car falls on East Bay teen boy in joyride accident, crushes his pelvis  KRON4

An East Bay teenager is in the trauma unit at John Muir Medical center on Thursday night after a devastating accident.



SPHS Track & Field vs. Alhambra High  South Pasadena Review

Thursday, March 1 the South Pasadena High School's Track and Field team competed against Alhambra High School. Photos by Joseph Ruiz. sphs track and ...



Former Alhambra High School Coach Exchanged 52,000 Text Messages With Girl He Is Accused of Abusing: Prosecutor  KTLA

More than 52000 text messages exchanged between a former Alhambra high school basketball coach and a female student on his team detail eight months of ...



'Halloween' Cinematographer Dean Cundey returns to the scene of the crime  Alhambra Source

Forty years ago, Dean Cundey turned his idyllic hometown of Alhambra, Calif. into a nightmare setting for the original "Halloween."



Martinez To Rename Park In Memory Of Mayor John Sparacino  Patch.com

City To Rename Park In Memory Of Mayor Sparacino - Martinez, CA - The city announced a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the renaming of Alhambra Park as John ...



Alhambra High class building career credentials one shed at a time  Martinez Tribune

In front is Jack Millson, and in back are, from left, Jhonathan Zamora, Ricky Guerrero, Ricky Lopez, Jared Glemser and Lexi Rosales, of the Alhambra High ...



Robert Joseph Butler  Martinez News-Gazette

Robert Joseph Butler Jan. 13, 1969 – March 18, 2018. Resident of Martinez, Calif. Robert Joseph Butler, 49, of Martinez, California, passed away on March 18, ...



Alhambra High School Coaches Fired After Players Given Performance Enhancers  CBS Local

ALHAMBRA (CBSLA.com) — Alhambra High School officials have dismissed the institution's football coaching staff after it emerged players had been given ...



Nostalgic Books and Comics shows that comic books aren't just for nerds  Alhambra Source

Peter Mellini sold comics out of his car before becoming the owner of Nostalgic Books and Comics in San Gabriel.



Fit Factor warms students up for volunteering  Alhambra Source

Joanna Vargas teaches fitness and offers students fun volunteer opportunities at the Fit Factor Studio.



Ixchel Marina says goodbye to her Main Street art studio  Alhambra Source

Surrealist painter Ixchel Marina has taught art for 27 years. At the end of July, her business, the Art Studio, on 230 W Main Street closed after five years.



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Jean Adele (Forbes) Faulk  Napa Valley Register

1928—2018. Jean Adele (Forbes) Faulk, age 89, passed away peacefully on Monday, October 22nd, 2018 at Queen of the Valley Hospital in Napa, California.



Pasadena Unified to close Cleveland Elementary; future of two others still unclear  The Pasadena Star-News

The Pasadena Unified school board on Tuesday voted to close Cleveland Elementary School as part of a round of $10.1 million in long-term cuts mandated by ...



Embezzling School Funds: Mother-Daughter Duo Sentenced  Patch.com

Mother-Daughter Duo Sentenced For Embezzling - South Pasadena, CA - At Mark Keppel High School in Alhambra, the mother was an account clerk for ASB ...



Tigers Lose Fourth in a Row; This Time to Monrovia, 41-0  South Pasadena Review

Despite going 13 quarters now without scoring a single point and going down to defeat for the fourth time in a row, So Pas Tigers varsity football Head Coach ...



Jockeys from Santa Anita beat the students in this year’s Jockey Game  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

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Alhambra High School's 2016 Homecoming King & Queen  Martinez Tribune

Presenting the 2016 Alhambra High School Homecoming King and Queen.



Golden Valley's Justine Dondonay brings new competition to Foothill League girls tennis  Santa Clarita Valley Signal

There's a new girls tennis player in the Santa Clarita Valley that has Foothill League coaches and players turning their heads. Justine Dondonay, a transfer from ...



Alhambra High School Evacuated Due to Report of Gas Smell  KTLA

Dozens of students were taken to an athletic field at Alhambra High School Tuesday morning after a gas smell was reported on campus. The smell was believed ...



Alhambra Unified School District faces 6 civil suits  Pasadena Star-News

ALHAMBRA >> The Alhambra Unified School District is embroiled in six civil lawsuits involving special education children who allege sexual abuse and former ...



William H. 'Bill' Wainwright (June 16, 1942 – May 19, 2018)  Martinez News-Gazette

Well-known Martinez resident William H. 'Bill' Wainwright passed away on May 19 at his home after a 15-month battle with brain cancer. He was 75 years-old.



Turning 100 at the Tavern  Martinez News-Gazette

By DINA SPARACINO SCHULER Contributor. Nina Sparacino. On Sunday, March 18th, family and friends celebrated the 100th birthday of Nina Sparacino.



Former West Covina deputy fire marshal wins whistleblower lawsuit against city  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

A jury sided with a former West Covina deputy fire marshal last week in his whistleblower-retaliation lawsuit against the city. Jason Briley had worked for the ...



Woman who admitted sex abuse on YouTube pleads guilty, faces prison  Los Angeles Times

A former Alhambra school administrator whose confession over the phone to molesting a former student was uploaded to YouTube has pleaded guilty in ...



Pasadena raises minimum wage to $15 in 2020  The Pasadena Star-News

The data? Inconclusive. The pleas? Impassioned. And in the end, the Pasadena City Council decided the impact to local businesses was noncatastrophic when ...



Alhambra High School Senior Prank  Martinez Tribune

In true Martinez fashion, the Class of 2017's Senior Prank was on display at Alhambra High School for a short while the morning of Jan. 13, 2017. Their prank?



SPHS Speech and Debate | Team Places At Competition  The South Pasadenan

Last Friday and Saturday the South Pasadena High School Speech and Debate team attended the Spring Debate tournament by the Southern California Debate ...



Reps DeSaulnier and Thompson to Host Town Hall on Gun Violence  EastCountyToday

Reps Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11) and Mike Thompson (CA-5) will host a town hall to continue a national discussion on gun violence on Feb 9th in Martinez.



Shake Shack is coming to Pasadena — but you’ll have to find something else to eat for a while  The Pasadena Star-News

Good news for burger lovers: Shake Shack is coming to Pasadena. Less good: It won't open until late 2019. The New York-based chain plans to set up shop at ...



Police: Alhambra Assistant Principal Confesses To Sexual Relationship With Former Student  CBS Local

RIVERSIDE (CBS/AP) — Police say an Alhambra educator jailed on felony charges of sex abuse confessed to having a sexual relationship with a former student ...



Bomb Threat Prompts Evacuation Of Alhambra High School  CBS Local

ALHAMBRA (CBS) — A bomb threat was called into Alhambra High School Friday but was later determined not to be a credible threat. The threat was called in ...



Future home of El Monte pot business is contaminated but being cleaned up  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Opponents of a proposed medical marijuana growing facility in El Monte have renewed their attempts to quash the project, this time with a new charge: that the ...



Golden Valley girls tennis nearly perfect, defeats Moorpark  Santa Clarita Valley Signal

The Golden Valley girls tennis team took to the courts Thursday afternoon against Moorpark, winning in decisive fashion, 17-1. Head coach Josh Stimac used ...



Martinez: New year, new school  East Bay Times

MARTINEZ — The return from winter break to their new school was another present for students at Vicente Martinez High School and Briones School.



Marijuana dispensary clears first hurdle  Martinez News-Gazette

MARTINEZ, Calif. – With an acknowledgment it is punting a final decision, the Planning Commission approved a permit for the city's first medicinal marijuana ...



Betty Ramona Burge  San Marino Tribune

Betty Ramona Burge, a resident of San Marino for over 50 years, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on October 5, 2018. Betty was born June 3, ...



How to celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day in Pomona  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

They called this place Toibingna, the home where they raised their children and rode horses, ground corn, hunted deer, and painted pottery. They were the Kizh, ...



Pasadena has a typhus epidemic, here’s how you can protect yourself  The Pasadena Star-News

An outbreak of typhus in Pasadena has reached epidemic levels, health officials said, coinciding with an uptick in the number of cases of the flea-borne disease ...



Photos: San Gabriel Valley valedictorians for the Class of 2018  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

We asked schools across the San Gabriel Valley to have their valedictorians submit their photos and some biographical information to celebrate their ...



Alhambra girls continue stellar season with win  Martinez Tribune

The Concord Minutemen faced off against Alhambra High School on the Bulldogs home track this past Wednesday, April 19.



Passion To The Streets Organizes Inaugural Car Show  Martinez News-Gazette

Eve Cameron, whose Passion to the Streets helps Martinez homeless students and their families as they move toward permanent housing, got a tip from her ...



New for 2019: California bans sales of puppy mill/kitten factory animals at pet stores  The Pasadena Star-News

While other states rang in the new year with champagne and fireworks, California celebrated 2019 by making history. On Jan. 1, we became the first state in the ...



On Location: Alhambra  KCET

This week L.A. Letters examines Alhambra, the gateway to the San Gabriel Valley. Nestled between Pasadena, South Pasadena, San Gabriel, San Marino, ...



Bay Area Ballplayers grand slams its way into Moraga | Moraga  Lamorindaweekly

If you build it, they will come. Moraga Shopping Center now has its own high-tech field of dreams. Bay Area Ballplayers, located in the retail space vacated by ...



High school sports schedules to open 2018 seasons  Glendale Star

As the 2018 high school fall sports season opens practice seasons, we have listed the first few games of the season for all the Glendale schools for badminton, ...



2 From Mt. Diablo Valley Unified District Named Teachers Of Year  Concord, CA Patch

2 Mt. Diablo Valley Teachers Earn Top Honors - Concord, CA - Congrats to Contra Costa Co.'s Kelly Perkins of Concord's Ygnacio Valley High School and ...



Contra Costa Teacher of the Year award down to four finalists  East Bay Times

PLEASANT HILL — Four finalists for Contra Costa County Teacher of the Year gave speeches before a panel of judges this week, but only two will be chosen for ...



Alhambra freshman perishes in apparent drowning  Martinez Tribune

MARTINEZ, Calif. – The community continues to mourn in the death of Alhambra High School (AHS) freshmen Andre Parrilla, who died in an apparent drowning ...



Altadena Library candidates tackle the scandal surrounding the board — but there’s still a virtual ‘gag order’  The Pasadena Star-News

Scandal. The Altadena Library District has been embroiled in it, and with election season heating up, the three incumbents running for re-election can't avoid it.



Abused girl who lived in El Monte wins $45.4 million in lawsuit that blamed LA County social workers  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

A 15-year-old girl who endured sexual abuse as a child in her El Monte home at the hands of her mother and four men living with them was awarded $45.4 ...



Family, friends stunned after teen drowns in Martinez pool  KGO-TV

MARTINEZ, Calif. (KGO) -- The Contra Costa Sheriff's Department is in mourning and a high school is in shock after a star athlete, whose mother is a sheriff's ...



President Speaks: Grand Canyon U president Brian Mueller  Education Dive

The most talked about issue involving K-12 education in Arizona – and much of the country – is government funding. How can we support students and teachers ...



How families who live outside of Glendora can attend Glendora Unified schools  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

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Power Outage Affects 5,122 Customers in Alhambra, South Pasadena  KTLA

A power outage Monday morning left 5122 customers without electricity in Alhambra and South Pasadena, a Southern California Edison spokesperson said.



2017 Chamber Citizen of the Year awards  Martinez News-Gazette

By HARRIETT BURT Martinez News-Gazette Contributor. The Martinez Chamber of Commerce held a banquet Saturday night at the Masonic Lodge to honor ...



Pasadena to pull out of Metro Bike Share one year after launch  The Pasadena Star-News

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ALL HAIL THE CONQUERING GRADUATES!  Martinez Tribune

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Covina High was part of the national student walkouts but media were barred from covering  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

More than 200 students at Covina High School joined their counterparts nationwide and across the San Gabriel Valley on Wednesday to urge adults to do what ...



Alhambra senior to receive Eagle Scout Award  Martinez Tribune

Alhambra High School senior, Noa Nabeshima, son of Noel Nabeshima, has earned the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest honor awarded by the Boy Scouts of ...



Clowns not a threat, school super says  Martinez Tribune

MARTINEZ, Calif. – A social media hoax threatening Alhambra High School (AHS) with a clown attack prompted a response from district officials Wednesday ...



A decade of beavers (mostly) in Martinez  East Bay Times

MARTINEZ — It started in 2007, when downtown Martinez denizens noticed Alhambra Creek was flowing slow, and that trees along the banks had been ...



Pasadena, are you up for a sales tax hike? The city will put that to a vote in November  The Pasadena Star-News

As Pasadena faces a looming budget crisis, City Council voted early Tuesday morning to put a sales tax hike on the November ballot. Along with deciding ...



Dogs' mascot story still a mystery  Martinez Tribune

Alhambra football players wave the banner donning the Blue and Gold Alhambra Bulldog during a game in the 2015 football season. (GERARDO RECINOS ...



How to hire a teacher: Report offers California schools advice  The Mercury News

The Burlingame School District highlights its Maker Spaces and technology program. The Belmont-Redwood Shores district promotes its partnership with a ...



First Latina, Third Woman TOR President a South Pas Resident  South Pasadena Review

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El Monte’s Aquatic Center is turning 15 and these are the freebies you can enjoy Friday  The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

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Team From California High School Wins Mock Trials Competition  SFGate

PLEASANT HILL (BCN). A mock trial team from San Ramon's California High School took first place in the county's high school mock trials competition, county ...



Looking for a job? Contra Costa County to hold teacher recruitment fair  East Bay Times

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Softball players sign National Letters  Martinez Tribune

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While California’s high school graduation rates hit a record high, some Bay Area counties see declines  The Mercury News

SACRAMENTO — California's graduation rate increased for the seventh year in a row and is now at a record high, the state Department of Education announced ...



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