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Liveblogging ATC/PUSD meeting

Liveblogging ATC/PUSD meeting

… which is going on right now (7:15 PM) on Twitter, if you're really into it.  We'll have our usual post-council stories up tonight or tomorrow. Read the Full Story at Altadena Blog

Altadena Nursery School orange sale going on now!

Altadena Nursery School orange sale going on now!

Altadena Nursery School's big orange and grapefruit fundraiser is well underway (last day to order is Wed., Jan. 27) We have a contact there and a grapefruit jones, so it's a "win" for everybody!  Check the website here for more details or to order: Since 1953 the families of Altadena Nursery School have proudly offered [...]

Yen, USC environmental chemistry prof, dies Jan. 12

Yen, USC environmental chemistry prof, dies Jan. 12

Teh Fu "Dave" Yen, an Altadena resident, an environmental chemist and professor at the USC Viterbi School of Engineering, and a pioneering "green" chemist, died Jan. 12.  PSN has it all. Read the Full Story at Altadena Blog

Forecast: surprise — more rain

Forecast:  surprise — more rain

Rainocalypse continues today.  Here's the weather bullet from NOAA: Today: Showers likely before 10am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and 4pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 55. Southeast wind between 11 and 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 [...]

"Letters from Lotusland": Ian Whitcomb does Vroman’s Feb. 2

"Letters from Lotusland": Ian Whitcomb does Vroman’s Feb. 2

Got a note from Altadena-based British invader and ukulele Jedi Ian Whitcomb, who will be signing, singing, and discussing his latest book, Letters from Lotusland, at Vroman's (695 E.Colorado Blvd. Pasadena) on Tues., Feb. 2, at 7 PM.: My  500 page illustrated book covers a decade of adventures and misadventures as narrated in my monthly [...]

Stormwatch: Monday evening

Stormwatch: Monday evening

Here's what's happening as we receive it: 5:30 PM: Scanner says lights are out @ Fair Oaks & Woodbury. Todd & Jane Szabo sent us another picture: The truck tried to leave the neighborhood, but the creek flowed over the bridge, carrying logs and mud down Canyon Crest. The truck got stuck on logs that [...]

Stormwatch: evacs at Paradise Valley

Stormwatch: evacs at Paradise Valley

The Westphal weathercam as of 2:30 this afternoon.  2.4 inches recorded since midnight 4 PM: Greg Stanton at the Meadows blog tells us that lower Canyon Crest is impassable and emergency crews are onsite (apparently the creek has overflowed). 2:30 PM: Just got back from running absolute-have-to-errands. Lights are doing the on-off thing here in [...]

Farmer’s market for Charles White Park?

Farmer’s market for Charles White Park?

Wes Kawano of the county Dept. of Parks and Recreation is looking for your ideas: The Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation (Altadena District) will be proposing to start a farmer's market at our Charles White Park. Charles White was chosen because it is the most vendor friendly area out of the three [...]

Barks & Books Jan. 23

Barks & Books Jan. 23

Young readers age 5-12 get a chance to read to Pearl, a friendly rescued standard poodle, during Barks and Books at the Altadena Library Children's Room, starting at 11 AM on Sat., Jan. 23 Read the Full Story at Altadena Blog

Town council, PUSD board in joint meeting Tues.

Town council, PUSD board in joint meeting Tues.

The Altadena Town Council will start its regular meeting on Tuesday as a joint session with the Pasadena Unified School District Governing Board, followed by the regular meeting. Please note that the meeting will start an hour earlier, at 6 PM. Read the Full Story at Altadena Blog

Maude Woods - Opening October 22nd in Pasadena

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