Overdevelopment Alhambra

Are Alhambra leaders abusing their power and overdeveloping the city?

Eric Sunada 18 Comments
OPINION: A city planning tool little known to residents has created the loophole to enable many new developments to far exceed density recommendations in the city's zoning ordinance.
A bicyclist rides on the sidewalk. | Photos by Nathan Solis

Asia Supermarket and Pepe's: A look at Valley Boulevard

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Photos of the San Gabriel Valley | Photos (clockwise from top left) by Zeetz Jones, Sam Howzit, InSapphoWeTrust, and buncheduptv

You know you've been living in the San Gabriel Valley for a long time when...

Ten ways that Alhambra and San Gabriel Valley residents may know they have been living in the 626 for a while.
Horchata, tamarindo — and, of course, lemonade for sale. Nicole, left and Abraham, selling lemonade. | By Nathan Solis

Clear skies and lemonade stands: Summer in Alhambra

PHOTO ESSAY: Alhambra Source readers sent us fun and artsy photos of summertime in Alhambra. Send photos of your favorite summer moments to editor@alhambrasource.org!
Dr. Wenli Jen in high school.

Bringing honor to my family's name

Dr. Wenli Jen writes about the hardships her immigrant parents and older brothers endured and how they created her drive to succeed.

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