Donor Supporters

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.

The 10 most-viewed Alhambra Source stories in November

In case you missed them, here are the top 10 most-viewed stories in November:

1. ‘I thought that people were beyond that’: Alhambrans react to alleged hate crime against African American familyThe perpetrator remains unknown as Alhambra residents try and make sense of an Oct. 21 apparent hate crime against an African American family.

2. All aboard the Sierra Pacific, departing from AlhambraHidden in an industrial building on Alhambra Road is a rich miniature world filled with ice-capped peaks, lush valleys — and one of the largest model railroads in the country.

3. Dorothy Banbury and her oak tree, Alhambrans for generationsLongtime Alhambra resident Dorothy Banbury took care of her 250-year-old oak tree, likely the biggest one in the city, until her death in November.

4. Blockheads snow cream hits Main Street in NovemberShaved ice shop Blockheads Shavery will be opening on Main Street in November.

5. Where in Alhambra is this dark room of doors?Can you guess where in Alhambra this photo was taken?

6. Alhambra mayor on e-cigarettes: 'We just want to make everyone safer'Councilman Steven Placido said Council took a "proactive approach" when banning e-cigarettes in public spaces in the city.

7. Alhambra says goodbye to Paul Merchain, barber to generationsVIDEO: Paul Merchain, an Alhambra barber for more than 50 years, passed away on July 1. A new generation of barbers shares what he meant to them, and the impact of the Alhambra Source story.

8. Do you think Alhambra City Council should restrict the use of e-cigarettes?Alhambra City Council prohibited the use of electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes, in public places and work spaces in Alhambra. Do you agree with the council members' decision?

9. Sharing common ground: Community and home gardening in AlhambraWe spoke to Alhambra gardeners who say their home and community gardens promote neighborhood communication and foster a sense of common ground.

10. Painting the lion's eye at Monterey Park Farmers MarketAlhambra Source's senior editor Daniela Gerson was honored to ceremonially paint the eyes of the lions for the Mark Keppel High School dance group.

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Editor's Note: This list excludes stories published in previous months.

The Alhambra Source encourages comment on our stories. However, we do not vet comments for accuracy or endorse links to posts in the comment section. The thoughts and opinions expressed belong solely to the author of the comment.

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