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It’s Primavera Time!

It’s Primavera Time!
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Today's the day for the social event of the year: the second annual San Gabriel Valley Bloggers' "Primavera in Altadena" potluck, at Farnsworth Park, starting at noon today.  That's where we'll be! Read the Full Story at Altadena Blog

Paramedics called on injured child

Paramedics called on injured child

For those on the east side of town right now (6:40 PM) the sirens are: Altadena sheriff and paramedics called to Allen and Beverly on Pasadena side: vehicle accident, injured child being transported to Huntington. Read the Full Story at Altadena Blog

USFS schedules "listening session" March 27

USFS schedules "listening session" March 27

We've heard from several sources that the U.S. Forest Service will hold a "listening session" at the Community Center from 1-3 PM on Sat., March 27.  We know that part of the topic is the work on the Cobb Estate — Outward Bound members are working to cover trails that are not actually part of […]

Hey! Altadena! Over here!

Hey! Altadena!  Over here!

Always good to see the Pasadena Star-News pick up on not one, but two Altadena stories — especially the day after you read 'em here!! Read the Full Story at Altadena Blog

Altadena firm conducts Hibbs’ estate sale Fri-Sat

Altadena firm conducts Hibbs’ estate sale Fri-Sat

We subscribe to all kinds of interesting emails, and sometimes they're even relevant! Altadena-based Hughes Estate Sales will be conducting an estate sale on the property of Dr. Albert & Mrs. Marka O. Hibbs on Friday and Saturday.  Dr. Hibbs, "The voice of JPL," worked on many pioneering spacecraft and authored several important scientific books […]

Abstract: Altadena looking for YOUR photos!

Abstract: Altadena looking for YOUR photos!

This spring's community art project is underway from the Altadena Arts Coalition: entitled Abstract: Altadena, it's a chance to be really creative with local images.  It will all wind up in a show at Galloway Alley on May 1, part of another North Lake Ave. business open house.  Submissions are $15, and signup is at […]

Down on the Farm

Down on the Farm

Danny's Farm held an open house Saturday, and all kinds of people showed up to see the animals and learn about the good work the Farm does with adults and children with disabilities. Farm namesake Danny Gott and his large rabbit greeted all comers. Quite a crowd of people enjoyed looking around. Anybody who was […]

Danny’s Farm gears up for spring and summer

Danny’s Farm gears up for spring and summer

The latest edition of Danny's Farm's newsletter, detailing upcoming activities for spring and summer (note that spring activities are coming up quickly!)  You ARE planning on going to today's open house from 10-12, right?   Read the Full Story at Altadena Blog

Lots of help available to fill out your census form

Lots of help available to fill out your census form

No longer the red-headed stepchild of the foothills, Altadena boasts not one, but three census assistance centers per PSN:  the Community Center, 730 E. Altadena Drive, Altadena. 626-398-6174; the Senior Center, 560 E. Mariposa St., Altadena. 626-798-4971; and Loma Alta County Park, 3330 N. Lincoln Ave., Altadena. 626-398-5451.  Call before visiting to ensure it's staffed […]

Briefly …

Briefly …

Alta-diver Annika Lenz will be going to Mexico to compete for a spot in the Youth Olympic Games, to be held in August in Singapore. Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich named Dr. Sandra Thomas as the 2009 “Woman of the Year” for the Fifth Supervisorial District at the 25th Annual County Commission on Women Awards Luncheon. […]