In Brief


CV Weekly Holiday Schedule
The offices of CV Weekly will close early on Wednesday, Nov. 22 and be closed all day on Thursday, Nov. 23 and Friday, Nov. 24 for the Thanksgiving holiday.


CV Town Council Meeting Agenda
The next general meeting of the CV Town Council is tonight, Thursday, Nov. 16 at the La Crescenta Library. On the agenda is a presentation by Maria Grycan, community service liaison for the LA County Fire Dept. She will provide an overview of services provided and resources available.
Also on the agenda is the swearing in ceremony for the Crescenta Valley Youth Town Council. Eleven students between grades seven and 12 are going to be a part of the Youth Town Council leading and representing the youth in our community.
The Town Council meeting begins at 7 p.m. at the La Crescenta Library’s Community Center, 2809 Foothill Blvd.


Rosemont Preserve Open Gate Morning
All are invited for another “open gate” event on Sunday morning, Nov. 19 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. This is a chance to visit the Preserve and wander the trail, enjoying the tranquil setting, the wildlife and the natural beauty. Photographers: bring your camera to capture the morning light.
Friends of the Rosemont Preserve Committee members will be available to answer questions and show off this community resource.
The Preserve is located at the north end of Rosemont Avenue, just past the chain link fence. As street parking is limited, please park at Two Strike Park, 5107 Rosemont Ave. Please bring water and wear sturdy shoes to walk the trail.
This event is free to the public and suitable for all ages; no reservations required. Rain cancels event. Sorry, no pets please.
For further information, contact the Friends of the Rosemont Preserve at


Donations Sought
YWCA Glendale is in need of the following items: women’s and children’s gently worn or new winter clothing, unused toiletries (toothpaste, toothbrushes, lotion, shampoo, conditioner, tear-free shampoo/conditioner for kids, soap, body wash), baby items (changing table, diaper genie, diaper genie bags, diaper rash cream, baby walker, diapers sizes 2-5, wipes), new uniform, either navy blue or tan colored pants and light blue/white collared shirts to fit a 6-year-old boy. Size 6 in shirts and pants (S or M).
If interested in donating items, or hosting a donations drive, contact Donations must be dropped off via appointment only.


Tree Lighting Ceremony Planned
The annual La Crescenta Christmas tree lighting event is on Dec. 5. Festivities for children begin at 5 p.m.; ceremony is at 6:30 p.m.
This event is sponsored by Supervisor Kathryn Barger and co-sponsored by ASTER and La Crescenta Library.
La Crescenta Library, 2809 Foothill Blvd.