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Altadena Guild to hold Oct. 13 fashion fundraiser at Macy’s.

Altadena Guild to hold Oct. 13 fashion fundraiser at Macy’s.
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from the Altadena Guild On Sunday, October 13¸from 3-7 PM, the Altadena Guild of Huntington Memorial Hospital with Macy’s South Lake will host a Fashion Show Extravaganza/Fundraiser at Macy’s Department Store, 401 S. Lake Avenue in Pasadena. Founded in 1952, the Altadena Guild of HMH has partnered with the Huntington Memorial Hospital and the Huntington […]

Antonovich hosts foster youth benefit Sept. 26

Antonovich hosts foster youth benefit Sept. 26

by Timothy Rutt Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich will host the 18th Annual “All for the Love of Kids” event to benefit Los Angeles County foster youth. Proceeds from the event go to the Children’s Trust Fund which provides foster youth with services, goods and activities not typically covered by government funding such as special medical, […]

Co-op surpasses fundaising goal; yard sale is next

Co-op surpasses fundaising goal; yard sale is next

by Timothy Rutt The Arroyo Food Co-op surpassed its Indiegogo fundraising goal this weekend, garnering $11,291 to be used to paint the exterior of the co-op building. The Co-op has also announced another Yard Sale Extravaganza at the store at 494 N. Wilson Avenue in Pasadena. The yard sale will be held on Saturday, Sept. […]

Bulgarini movie is Jean de Florette tonight

Bulgarini movie is Jean de Florette tonight

Tonight’s movie at Bulgarini Gelato is Jean de Florette: A greedy landowner and his backward nephew conspire to block the only water source for an adjoining property in order to bankrupt the owner and force him to sell. Starring Yves Montand and Gérard Depardieu. (The sequel, Manon of the Spring, will be shown next week). […]

Town council agenda for Sept. 17

Town council agenda for Sept. 17

The Altadena Town Council will have its monthly meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 17, at the Altadena Community Center, 730 E. Altadena Dr. Looks like no major action items are up this month, but we’ve been surprised before! The meeting starts a 7 PM. Read the Full Story at Altadena Blog

Poetry corner: bears, oh my!

Poetry corner:  bears, oh my!

"The Bear Went Over The Mountain…" from gloriana casey The Bear went over the mountain to see what he could see. He saw another stuck hiker; how many….. would this be? Bear mused about these strange people, and just how strange they would be If Volunteers were not willing to set these hikers free? And […]

Hiker rescued from steep cliff in Eaton Canyon Wednesday

Hiker rescued from steep cliff in Eaton Canyon Wednesday

by Timothy Rutt Altadena and Sierra Madre search and rescue teams rescued a hiker in a five hour operation Wednesday afternoon. According to a release from the Altadena Sheriff’s Station, a 25-year-old Los Angeles man became stuck on a narrow rock about 230 feet above the canyon bottom near the first waterfall at Eaton Canyon. […]

Fall dance cultural/holiday classes start today at Sue B. Dance Studio

Fall dance cultural/holiday classes start today at Sue B. Dance Studio

by Timothy Rutt Lynnanne Hanson Miller ‘s fall classes at Sue B. Dance Studio, 2525 N. Lake Avenue, start up today. This session, for ages five to ten, will look at holiday traditions from around the world. Children will learn traditional dances, songs, and games. Classes meet every Wednesday from Sept. 11 to Dec. 18 […]

So close: Arroyo Food Co-op wants to reach fundraising goal by Friday

So close: Arroyo Food Co-op wants to reach fundraising goal by Friday

by Timothy Rutt The Arroyo Food Co-op’s Indiegogo fundraiser is almost at its goal, but just needs a little over $1,000 by Friday to put it over the top. The co-op is looking to raise at least $10,000 to help prepare its market building at 494 N. Wilson Avenue in Pasadena. It opened a crowdfunding […]

MonteCedro to break ground at end of month

MonteCedro to break ground at end of month

by Timothy Rutt MonteCedro, the retirement community that will take the place of the former Scripps Home, plans to finally break ground on the project this month. Sam Baum, senior director of sales and marketing for MonteCedro, made the announcement at Saturday’s Sheriff Support Group Concert in Farnsworth Park. Baum said that there would be […]