Alhambra resident Rev. Paul Nagano’s roots in North America go back to the 19th century. But when war was declared with Japan in 1945, he and his family were treated like prisoners of war.
St. Therese will host a carnival this weekend with live entertainment, food, games, and a raffle. Alhambra Source profiled the congregation asking questions such as why it has services in Latin.
This weekend, Alhambra's Serbian Orthodox Church will open its doors for a festival. We spoke with Father Nick about the congregation that meets in the chapel with Byzantine gold domes off Fremont.
Alhambra resident Reverend Paul Nagano’s roots in North America go back to the 19th Century. But when war was declared with Japan he was packed up in trains and treated like a prisoner of war.
Five Years of the Source: Family Promise is a faith-based SGV effort that houses the homeless. The city says it violates safety and zoning laws. A local organizer thinks this is a mistake.
American Hai Ninh Community Association, next to Alondra Hot Wings on Main Street, is a center for Vietnamese-Chinese who fled the Communists with their families.
FAITH IN ALHAMBRA: Pastor Phil Hilliard shared with the Source the journey his church has taken from its early days of street meetings to its diverse ministry.
Father Nick shared why the cathedral was constructed in Alhambra, who the real St. Nick was, and why his church celebrates Christmas 13 days after the Western observance.
The largest Protestant congregation in Alhambra brings 1700 faithful each Sunday morning to two campuses. But it started as a seven-person prayer meeting in a Hollywood home in 1961.
For 15 years, stage designer and manager Duane Aamot has taken Halloween displays to new levels of size and creativity at his Electric Avenue home.