The Power of Twitter, For Those Who Don’t ‘Get’ It
How I went from being a non-user to a twitter fan after watching social media inspire change, protests, and war. Trends are the top topics of the moment.Photo by Anonymous Husband.Read full story
La Canada, La Crescenta, Sunland-Tujunga 4th of July Events
Here's a list of activities to do in the La Canada and La Crescenta areas for this year's 4th of July. There's a 1m, 5K run/walk, and 10K run, a parade, and fireworks. Who: YMCA of the Foothills and USC/Verdugo Hills Hospital.Read full story
Monrovia, Arcadia, and Sierra Madre 4th of July Events
Classic fireworks celebrationPhoto by Zuza Gałczyńska on Unsplash. If you're ready to get out and do something fun to celebrate the 4th of July Independence Day, then here's local events in Monrovia, Arcadia, and Sierra Madre.Read full story
Pasadena Fourth of July Weekend Events
4th of July FireworksPhoto by Jingda Chen on Unsplash. Want to get out and do something fun for the holiday? Pasadena has lots of options. There are neighborhood parades, fireworks, 5K runs, fund raising at restaurants, picnics, and celebrations at hotels. Here's a few local options for July 4th weekend.Read full story
Pasadena Chalk Festival Returns, Save the Date October 16 and 17, 2021.
And a Bonus Movie on the History of the Pasadena Chalk Festival on Sunday June 21, 2021. See below for more details. Pasadena Chalk Festival artist at work. Some years it's extra hot.Wendy Snyder.Read full story
Pasadena "626 Day" to Celebrate Reopening the Community on Saturday June 26, 2021.
Participating businesses will have discounts, freebies, special promotions, or goodies!. Need something to do in Pasadena on June 26th? The City of Pasadena and the Pasadena Convention and Visitors Bureau have organized a day to celebrate the diversity of the community, local businesses, things to do, and in some cases reopening’s in Pasadena.Read full story
A Quick Public Service Announcement on Pretty Red Leaves
Save yourself enormous hassle and don’t take home pretty red leaves from parks. Especially if you live in North America (they grow everywhere). A father and daughter (I won’t name names - because I don’t know them.) collected ‘pretty red leaves’ to take home. A fellow park attendee spotted them on their way out.Read full story
Where to Locally Celebrate Our New Juneteenth Holiday
Celebration of Ellen Garrison Clarkhttps://www.altadenahistoricalsociety.org/june-19-2021-a-celebration-of-ellen-garrison-clark/. If you’re ready to venture out into the public again or if you already have, there’s a Juneteenth Celebration nearby in Altadena this Saturday, June 19th.Read full story