Empty storefronts and businesses leaving Alhambra - is this soon to be a memory of the past?
The Alhambra Phoenix, a girls under 12 team, won the American Youth Soccer Organization state championship, beating hundreds of teams.
The American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) is an international nonprofit youth soccer organization that was founded in southern California in 1964. AYSO Region 60 is the all-volunteer program based in Alhambra, but also serving Monterey Park and the adjacent communities. The all-star team of
Wushu martial artist Alfred Hsing left behind a career in finance to pursue his passion for the sport. Now he’s doing stunts in movies and rubbing elbows with the likes of Jackie Chan.
"Alhambra High School senior Hugo Perez has had a lot to live up to. His father, also Hugo Perez, wrestled for Alhambra. So did his uncle, Leo, who finished sixth in the state," the Pasadena Star-News reports. "The younger Perez will try to one-up his elders beginning this weekend.
"The modest gym on Main Street has one boxing ring squeezed inside, four punching bags hanging from chains and a floor-to-ceiling boxing ball greets people at the entrance. Hip-hop is usually blasting from a radio," Adolfo Flores reports. "Tellez said the gym is in dire need of
"As the Matadors faced off against the Montebello Oilers with a solid two streak win under their game, the Varsity Boys Soccer team were handed a defeat of 2-6 at home on January 13," Matthew Quach reports.
"There was no secret the Keppel High School boys basketball team wanted to establish the post," Miguel Melendez reports. "It's been the Aztecs' objective all season, and while they struggled doing so early on Keppel stayed the course and saw it pay off with a convincing 47-28
Every day Michael Chan leads a group in tai chi, an increasingly popular Chinese exercise — which is easy to practice in Alhambra parks if you look at the right hour.
"Keppel High School boys basketball coach Hung Duong admits that he doesn't have the best shooting team," the Pasadena Star-News reports. "But boy, can the Aztecs go to the boards. The Aztecs had 14 offensive rebounds Friday against visiting La Salle, their final game before the