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Blogger’s Potluck: Primavera in Altadena a fortnight away!

Blogger’s Potluck: Primavera in Altadena a fortnight away!
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It's just two weeks away, rain or shine — the second annual Primavera in Altadena San Gabriel Valley Blogger's Potluck, at the covered tables at Farnsworth Park, Lake & Mt. Curve.  If you're a blogger, love a blogger, or are fans of bloggers, c'mon down and bring food! (And if you are a blogger, spread […]

On the street where you live

On the street where you live

The Altadena Chamber of Commerce is still offering old street signs for sale — a great gift for you or some Altadenan (or former Altadenan) you know.  Details are on the graphic. Read the Full Story at Altadena Blog

Conservancy: executive director opening, short deadline for water parcel tax exclusion

Conservancy: executive director opening, short deadline for water parcel tax exclusion

We got this email from Arroyo & Foothills Conservancy president Nancy Steele: First, AFC is looking to hire an Executive Director. Please consider if you or someone you know would be right for the position, which is attached. We hope to have someone on board this spring so that we can better accomplish your charge […]

Blogging for fun and (maybe!) profit at the Library March 20

Blogging for fun and (maybe!) profit at the Library March 20

Find out how and why YOU can blog!  Learn tips and tools from a master blogger on how to set up, gather material and grab attention for your blog.  Be known as an expert and leader in your field.  Enjoy yourself! Experienced blogger, teacher, and full-time freelance journalist Anne Louise Bannon, will present a lively […]

Missing hikers in Eaton Canyon now (6:30 PM)

Missing hikers in Eaton Canyon now (6:30 PM)

… which is why there's so much helicopter activity on the east side. Per scanner, 34 year old man fell, hurt shoulder, and is unable to walk.  Rescue now underway. Read the Full Story at Altadena Blog

Take the Altadena Home Art Studio Tour Weekend June 25-27

Take the Altadena Home Art Studio Tour Weekend June 25-27

Ben McGinty of the Gallery at the End of the World, 2475 N. Lake, is announcing the first annual self-guided tour of Altadena home studios on the weekend of June 25-27. The event will kick off  Friday evening June 25 at the Gallery with the opening of the silent auction show which will be available for bidding […]

Altadena Heritage’s windows workshop Thurs.

Altadena Heritage’s windows workshop Thurs.

Don't forget (we won't!) that Altadena Heritage's next "Heritage of Abundance" workshop will be Thurs., March 4 at the Community Center, 730 E. Altadena Dr.  starting at 6:30 PM. "Windows and Doors: Preserve, Don't Replace" is free for members of Altadena Heritage, and $5 suggested donation for non-members. Read the Full Story at Altadena Blog

Touch of old Ireland at the Library March 9

Touch of old Ireland at the Library March 9

Bring the family to the Altadena Library at 7 PM March 9, as the Gypsy Folk Ensemble holds an old-fashioned Irish Ceilidh (KAY-lee). Wear something green or blue (blue?) and watch the jigs, reels, and hornpipes as they take you back to the Emerald Isle. Admission is free, and it's at the LIbrary Community Room, […]

E-waste roundup at Friendship Baptist Chruch March 20

E-waste roundup at Friendship Baptist Chruch March 20

We're always getting inquiries as to the next e-waste roundup.  Friendship Baptist Church at 80 W. Dayton in Pasadena will hold one on Sat., March 20, 9-3 PM.  All the details are in the graphic. (Us, we're looking for someone who will accept our growing collection of dead 4-ft fluorescent tubes!) Read the Full Story […]

Schiff hosts Haiti crisis panel at library, tonight at 5

Schiff hosts Haiti crisis panel at library, tonight at 5

Congressman Adam Schiff will host a panel discussion about the crisis in Haiti and efforts underway to rebuild the country from 5-7 PM tonight at the Altadena Library Community Room, 600 E. Mariposa, from 5-7 PM. The panel will include Dr. Henri Ford, Surgeon-in-Charge at the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles. Dr. Ford is a […]