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Backstage Tour  of the Historic Alex Theatre A backstage tour of the Alex Theatre takes place at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 24. The theatre is a remnant of the grand movie palaces that were a highlight of the golden age of Hollywood. It has been lovingly restored and serves the city today as its […]

Thursday Club Stands Up 2 Cancer

Thursday Club Stands Up 2 Cancer

More than 200 members of the Foothills communities attended the Thursday Club’s “Think Pink – Come Together for the Cure” tea on Oct. 15 at the Thursday Clubhouse in La Cañada. It was the first time in the Thursday Club’s nearly 100-year history that the community was invited to be guests at the first Program […]

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HSCV to host The Pinecrest Flood of ’78 In 1975, the front range of the San Gabriel Mountains above La Crescenta burned off, setting the stage for several mudslides in the years immediately after. In 1978, a massive debris flow came out of Shields Canyon and tore through the new subdivision of Pinecrest, damaging several […]

Pancake breakfast is true community event

Pancake breakfast is true community event

By Robin GOLDSWORTHY The breakfast bell rang out across the Crescenta Valley last Saturday and the crowds responded. For the second year, the Crescenta Valley Town Council hosted its annual pancake breakfast to an almost sell out crowd on the quad at CV High School. Though figures are still being calculated, organizer Frank Beyt said […]

YMCA welcomes new chairman of the board

YMCA welcomes new chairman of the board

Kay Linden is named new chairmen of board of directors On Thursday, Sept. 24 during a brief ceremony, La Cañada resident Kay Linden assumed the role of chairmen of the board of the YMCA of the Foothills. Linden thanked outgoing chairmen Sam E Longo Jr. for his commitment of time and dedication to the YMCA, […]

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Celebrity gala tickets available Evening with the Stars Celebrity Gala benefiting the Desi Geestman Foundation takes place on Saturday, Oct. 10 at The Gilmore Adobe at The Grove; 6301 W. Third Street in Los Angeles. Tickets to this star-studded gala are $75 per person and include dinner, silent auction, entertainment and much more. Cameras will […]

Gazpacho recipe

Gazpacho recipe

1/2 watermelon 5 roasted bell peppers 4 cups of orange juice 1 litre of tomato juice 4 cucumbers (peeled and seeded) 1/2 red onion 1/4 cup of sherry wine vinegar 12 oz. of any regular bread (no crust ) Salt & pepper to taste Place all the ingredients together. Let them sit for 10 minutes […]

Helping our local forest land

Helping our local forest land

Kathleen Parenteau, a past president of the La Crescenta Woman’s Club, holds pine seedlings similar to those which will be used to re-establish local forests following the Station Fire. Members of the public who are interested helping in this effort can sponsor an acre of forest land for a donation of $68. This amount can fund up to 350 trees. […]

CV Park site of picnic, car show

CV Park site of picnic, car show

The Eagle Rock Trompers Car Club held its annual picnic and car show at Crescenta Valley Park on Saturday, Sept. 12. The club boasts a varied membership that includes residents of Crescenta Valley. An estimated 100-plus members and invited guests came to the park to view the many antique and collectible automobiles. The Trompers were […]

movies at the park

movies at the park

It was a Looney nighT » Laughter echoed from Two Strike Park on Saturday night as classic Looney Tunes cartoons filled the screen during Movie in the Park. The event is sponsored by the Historical Society of Crescenta Valley and Crescenta Valley Town Council.  After the cartoons came “The Long, Long Trailer” starring Lucille Ball […]