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Start Training for the 2015 Mount Wilson Trail Race

The Mt. Wilson Trail Race Committee is again offering a comprehensive 17-week program to get runners ready for the challenging Mt. Wilson Trail Race, scheduled for Saturday, May 23, in Sierra Madre. This program is free and the public is invited to participate. Run With Us/Pasadena, with assistance from Invictus Running Academy and the Foothill Flyers, will lead advanced and beginners groups on a series…

Sierra Madre Older American of the Year Nominations

The Senior Community Commission and Community Services Department is now accepting nominations for the Older “Sierra Madre” American of the Year. If you know someone who lives in Sierra Madre, has demonstrated outstanding community service,…

Sierra Madre Senior Master Plan Town Hall Meetings

The City of Sierra Madre and the Senior Master Plan Committee are in the process of updating the Senior Master Plan. The initial stages of the update will focus on two Town Hall meetings to…

Planned Parenthood, Faith Leaders Engage in Compelling Discussion in Commemoration of Roe v. Wade Anniversary

Photo courtesy Planned Parenthood Pasadena and San Gabriel Valley Planned Parenthood Pasadena and San Gabriel Valley welcomed prominent faith leaders to engage in a compelling conversation in commemoration of the 42nd anniversary of Roe v.…

America’s National Parks and America’s New Year Celebration Team Up for Adventure in 2016

The National Park Service and the Pasadena Tournament of Roses® today announced a collaboration between the two organizations, in honor of the National Park Service’s Centennial in 2016. “We are delighted to form this historic…

Wednesday, February 18

Candidate Forums for Pasadena Mayor and Pasadena Unified School District

The number six has it: Six candidates filed to run for the post of the first elected mayor of Pasadena in 1999. Six candidates also…

Saturday, February 28

Read, Discover, Connect Art & Essay Contest at the Sierra Madre Library

Students in grades K – 8 are invited to enter the Library Art and Essay contest, starting February 2, 2015. This year’s theme is: Read,…

Sunday, March 01

National Film and Arts Festival Returns to Pasadena

After an inaugural year that included 19 days of programming in six cities across the country, Level Ground is returning to their hometown Pasadena. This…

Saturday, March 21

Public Climate-Change Forum to Examine Carbon Footprint

In a roller coaster atmosphere between gloomy predictions and surprisingly encouraging actualities, the Fourth Annual Climate Change Forum co-sponsored by the League of Women Voters…

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Pair of 5-Story Buildings on Walnut Street Breaks Ground

Canadian real estate company Ivanhoé Cambridge  and Greystar Real Estate Partners said a groundbreaking ceremony January 21 marked the start of construction of their development at 788 East Walnut St. in the Pasadena Playhouse District. The  mixed-use development is located between North Oakland Ave. and North Hundson Ave. It will feature 173 apartment homes and 11,000 square feet of retail space in ground floor of the two five-story buildings. ”The City has always done a fantastic job preserving the character of Pasadena,” said Perry Pound, managing director of development for Greystar. “We have worked together to create a modern, yet timeless design that will…

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