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Turkey Tussle tonight at Rose Bowl

Turkey Tussle tonight at Rose Bowl

from the Pasadena Unified School District Pasadena High School and John Muir High School in the Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) will meet in the Turkey Tussle football game Friday, November 8 at the Rose Bowl. Muir leads PHS in the series 40-17 with 2 ties. The winner of the game will ring and take [...]

Captain says community needs "a better network" to combat crime at ACONA meeting

Captain says community needs "a better network" to combat crime at ACONA meeting

by Timothy Rutt The bad guys already have a network; as for the good guys, Altadena’s sheriff captain says, “We need a better network.” Capt. John S. Benedict told Tuesday’s meeting of the Altadena Coalition of Neighborhood Associations that local gang members — when they’re not shooting at each other — will sometimes form alliances [...]

Robert Frank Design: making a beautiful space

Robert Frank Design: making a beautiful space

by Timothy Rutt A kitchen design that combines a classic look with modern fixtures. Robert Frank did not start out to be an interior designer. “I initially started doing work for myself,” Frank said, “because I would buy houses and flip them.” He found that he had a particular affinity with kitchen and bath design. [...]

Election final: McKenzie, Tuck are library trustees

Election final:  McKenzie, Tuck are library trustees

by Timothy Rutt With all votes counted, newcomer Meredith McKenzie and incumbent David Tuck have been elected to the Altadena Library District Board of Trustees in today’s election. Final tally, according to LA Count’s election website with all 13 precincts reporting, is 1,129 for McKenzie, and 1,041 for Tuck. Former board member Steven S. Lamb [...]

Farmer’s Market opens the grand tour tomorrow

Farmer’s Market opens the grand tour tomorrow

by TImothy Rutt There’ll be a lot of activity at tomorrow’s Altadena Farmers’ Market. Tour: Become a Farmers’ Market VIP and come shop with Market Manager Joseph Shuldiner. Join Joseph as he shops the market and personally introduces you to the farmers and food makers. You’ll learn the difference between a "CertifiedMarket" and "Certified Organic" [...]

Election tomorrow: Library trustees, PCC Board

Election tomorrow: Library trustees, PCC Board

by Timothy Rutt Local elections will be held tomorrow for seats on the Altadena Library Board of Trustees and, in west Altadena, for Pasadena City College board. There are three candidates running for two seats on the library board; incumbent David Tuck, former board member Steven S. Lamb, and newcomer Meredith McKenzie. We have profles [...]

Missing cat, Luna, Marengo/Las Flores Drive

Missing cat, Luna, Marengo/Las Flores Drive

Shanna’s cat is missing: Please help us find our beloved kitty Luna who escaped from our house near Marengo and E. Las Flores Drive on October 31, 2013. She is a four year old calico with asymmetrical markings of brown, red and white. She is very friendly and will likely answer to her name. Please [...]

Fourth annual LA Limerick Festival returns to the Ale House Nov. 12

Fourth annual LA Limerick Festival returns to the Ale House Nov. 12

by Timothy Rutt Gail Casburn, left, and Jan Michael Alejandro lubricate their limerick skills on a recent Tuesday night. We know that Judah and Gail Casburn’s Altadena Ale & Wine House is a convivial place to meet for the over-21 crowd any day of the year But once a year, it REALLY becomes an adults-only [...]

Lost cat, Midwick/Calavaras

Lost cat, Midwick/Calavaras

This is bad: a newly adopted cat that just took off (we had a dog in the family that was adopted from Pasadena Humane, driven home, and slipped out of her collar during the walk from the car to the house and took off running — couldn’t really call her as she didn’t now her [...]

Tickets available for Pasadena Master Chorale’s "The Glory of Christmas" Dec. 14

Tickets available for Pasadena Master Chorale’s "The Glory of Christmas" Dec. 14

by TImothy Rutt The Pasadena Master Chorale, conducted by Altadena’s Jeffrey Bernstein, is selling tickets for its next concert, "The Glory of Christmas" The Chorale, along with the Orchestra Camerata, will perform Vivaldi’s "Gloria" and Bach’s "Magnificat" at the First Congregational Church, 464 E. Walnut Street, Pasadena, on Saturday, Dec. 14 at 7:30 PM. General [...]

Gooden Open House Saturday, January 11

Maude Woods - Opening October 22nd in Pasadena

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