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‘Dena Saturday morning

‘Dena Saturday morning

Just a bowlful of activities today … This was yesterday afternoon's early bird member's only opening of the Friends of the Altadena Library's annual book sale.  The sale is going on today and tomorrow, with lots of books, and pick up a Friends of the Library membership if you can. The county hazardous materials roundup [...]

Four census tracts will have races in town council election

Four census tracts will have races in town council election

There will be four races in the Altadena Town Council election June 5, with an equal number of sitting incumbents running unopposed. In Census Tract 4601, incumbent Gino Sund will be running against David A. Equitz.  In Census Tract 4602, incumbent Okorie Ezieme will face off against Brian Fuller.  For CT 4610, incumbent Tecumseh Shackelford [...]

"Art on Millionaire’s Row" a feast for eyes and tastebuds

"Art on Millionaire’s Row" a feast for eyes and tastebuds

The Friends of the Altadena Library present the first annual "Art on Millionaire's Row" festival on Sat., June 5,  from 10 AM-6 PM.  Besides art on display and for sale (including an juried art exhibit), there will be food by many local restaurants, including Amy's Patio Cafe, Bill's Chicken, Bulgarini Gelato, Martin's BBQ, the Park [...]

Skywatchin’: ISS, Atlantis, Venus, the moon, doin’ a dance this weekend

Skywatchin’: ISS, Atlantis, Venus, the moon, doin’ a dance this weekend

There's going to be a lot of traffic in outer space:  NASA Science News says: Something special is happening this weekend. Venus and the Moon are gathering for a sunset conjunction on Saturday and Sunday, May 15th and 16th. On the same nights, the ISS is going to be flying over many US towns and [...]

Watercolors, burgers, and the Eagles — where else but Coffee Gallery?

Watercolors, burgers, and the Eagles — where else but Coffee Gallery?

Donna Barnes-Roberts, who we swear must LIVE at the Coffee Gallery, 2029 N. Lake, sends us this upcoming notice of activities: Maybe this is just too much happening at The Coffee Gallery.  I didn't even know about the Shave Ice Truck until I read it on the blog, but here is some more "happenings" at [...]

Street smart lunch cart: Get Shaved tonight

Street smart lunch cart: Get Shaved tonight

Reader Matt tells us that the Get Shaved Hawaiian shaved ice truck will be making an appearance tonight: They will be in town on Thursday, from 9:30 PM to 11:30 PM at the Coffee Gallery. Both my wife and I are big fans and want to make sure they get a lot of Altadena Love, [...]

Princess Amidala filming in Altadena (tweet it now!)

Princess Amidala filming in Altadena (tweet it now!)

Yes, we have major geek credentials — but thought you'd find this fascinating: this gossip website has a picture of Natalie Portman and Ashton Kutcher filming a funeral scene at Mountain View Cemetery yesterday. Read the Full Story at Altadena Blog

Bibliophiles, rejoice! Library sale is this weekend!

Bibliophiles, rejoice!  Library sale is this weekend!

It's just around the corner: the Friends of the Altadena Library's annual Used Book sale starts this Saturday (Friday for members of the Friends), and continues through Sunday.  You can never have enough books! Read the Full Story at Altadena Blog

County supervisors put 35 mph limit on Lincoln Ave.

County supervisors put 35 mph limit on Lincoln Ave.

From Supv. Antonovich's office today: To enhance public safety in Altadena, Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich announced that a 35-mph speed limit on Lincoln Avenue between the Pasadena city limit and Loma Alta Drive has been approved by the Board of Supervisors. Read the Full Story at Altadena Blog

Keller Williams makes Thursday a "Red Day"

Keller Williams makes Thursday a "Red Day"

Linda Lane White, the "Singing Realtor" (she should really be fighting crime or something with a moniker like that)  sends us this note about a good deed tomorrow: On Thursday, May 13, 2010, Keller Williams Realty will be participating in the 2nd Annual Red Day by giving back to their communities all across the United [...]

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