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Annie Fourguette photographs @ Coffee Gallery

Annie Fourguette photographs @ Coffee Gallery
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Ibarionex Perello on KPCC tonight

Ibarionex Perello on KPCC tonight

Local photog Ibarionex Perello will be featured in American Public Media's The Story tonight, talking about his mentor and the Boy's Club in Hollywood, where he first learned the art of shutterbugging.  It will air locally on KPCC at 8 PM. Read the Full Story at Altadena Blog

Miss the Coffee Gallery last night?

Miss the Coffee Gallery last night?

Donna Barnes-Roberts, who should really have enough to do already, has started at new blog, Atthecoffeegallery.com, with videos of acts at our local performing venue.  Some videos of the New Year's party are up now — check 'em out! Read the Full Story at Altadena Blog

Have you seen Rosie?

Have you seen Rosie?

And yet another lost dog!: Susan Ruffins mails us: Friends watching our dog over the holidays reported that she dashed out the front door and hightailed it into the pass between La Canada and Altadena.  The dog's name is Rosie and she is a small(ish) white terrier with black spots. Her ears are too large […]

Found dog: black lab

Found dog: black lab

Laura Graham tells us Found in Altadena, Female Black Lab, collar, no tags, wandering Maiden Lane above New York. She maybe 2 years, 50-60 pounds. She safe and has a new friend, but I'm sure she would like to get home as soon as she can, as she is obviously well loved. Please call Laura @ […]

The top 10 Altadena stories of 2009

The top 10 Altadena stories of 2009

Burglaries, businesses, the Fork, town council, graffiti — and oh yes, fire.  Here’s our absolutely non-objective and highly opinionated look at Altadena’s Top 10 news stories of 2009: (Photo of Poppyfield/Olive area by Bethany Baird, Aug. 29) Station Fire:  One of the worst fires in the history of the Angeles National Forest swept through our […]

End of year open thread

End of year open thread

What do you have to get off your chest before the end of the year?  Comment away! Read the Full Story at Altadena Blog

Replanting the forest

Replanting the forest

We were asked to pass on this information from the National Forest Service about volunteer efforts to restore the trees in the forest.  The graphics are a letter from Supervisor Jody Noiron (yeah, we know, settle down over there!), and information on the Plant a Tree program, after the jump. Much of our response to […]

Hiker rescued

Hiker rescued

Got lots of reports of emergency vehicles going up Chaney Trail, and have been listening to the scanner off and on this afternoon.  Sheriffs mounted a rescue of a hiker, who was picked up sometime between 2 and 3 PM and helicoptered to Huntington Memorial Hospital with a leg injury.  More as we get it. […]

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

We celebrate the Nativity of the Lord in our household today, and wish you the best of the season, whatever you call it and however you choose to celebrate it.  Blogging will be light or nonexistent today, and we are rerunning last year's piece: About 15 years ago, we were looking for a creche — […]