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Jessie Ong

Alhambra Source provides objective and important news reporting for our community.

Efren Moreno, Former Alhambra Mayor

Thank you Alhambra Source for truly informing the residents of Alhambra.

Jeff Maloney, Alhambra City Council Member

The Source has become an important source for news, public interest, and serious journalism in our community. Keep it up!

Sara Harris

As a career journalist and EJ advocate, I see community-based media like the Alhambra Source as crucial to democracy and equality.

Chris Olson

I support Alhambra Source as often as I can because I believe a free and independent press is vital to the democratic process. No other news outlet with high journalistic standards consistently covers the stories and issues that matter to our community.

Adele Andrade Stadler, Alhambra City Council Member

The Source is a great independent newspaper that celebrates the communities and is not afraid to ask the tough questions!

Cliff Bender, Vice President, Alhambra Education Foundation

I want to know what's going on in my community- News, events, and human interest stories. The Alhambra Source gives me the information I need.

Joyce & Oscar Amaro, Alhambra Preservation Group

We support Alhambra Source because this online news source is vitally important in engaging, informing and educating the residents of Alhambra.

Laura Vasquez

Alhambrans need to know the truth about our area!

Michael Lawrence, Alhambra Arts Commissioner

Keep bringing on the stories. The Source has given us so much and I am happy to donate to such an important part of our community.

Karsen Luthi

Thank you for creating Alhambra Source and providing timely reporting of important local news. Fight on!

Mr. Konnyaku

I support news reporting that is unbiased and informative. Really enjoy the excellent coverage on local city council and planning commission meetings.

Guadulesa Rivera

Alhambra Source unifies the community and keeps us involved.

Erwin Lee

Such a valuable source of what’s happening in city where we live. Objective reporting that informs us and allows us to come to our own conclusions.

Recognize this intersection?

In a blog post about new LAPD jaywalking penalties, Southern California Public Radio posted this image of a busy intersection from 1930s Alhambra.

The LA Public Library photo archive, where the image comes from, provides the following information: "The Alhambra Police Dept. monitors a crosswalk. As a demonstration of pedestrian safety, a woman with a baby carriage is shown crossing. A Western Auto Supply store and the Alhambra Auto Electric store are across the street."

What's the intersection though? And does anyone know anything else about the image?

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2 thoughts on “Recognize this intersection?”

  1. I think you definitely deserve a prize! Now what do you think it should be? An Alhambra Source t-shirt ;), gift certificate to Diner on Main?

  2. This is a view of the northwest corner of 2nd and Main Street where Alhambra’s former City Hall (the white building upper left) was once located. “The Diner on Main” now occupies the City Hall site. This photo was taken looking north.

    For more “Then and Now” photos of ol’ Alhambra, visit:

    Do I get a prize?