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SM Blvd. to Close For Filming 1/17 to 1/19

Posted 1/17/18 – Sierra Madre Blvd. from Lima to Auburn and Hermosa Ave. from Montecito to Mariposa will be closed from 5am to 7pm today, tomorrow and Friday for filming.  Memorial Park, including the band shell, playground, covered pavilion and tennis courts will also be closed during that time frame. City Hall will be open regular business hours today and tomorrow, but will be closed on Friday.  Questions or comments should be directed to Film Monitor Lawren Heinz at 626/355.5278 or LHeinz@CityofSierraMadre.com.

Wednesday January 17 2018

Applications Being Accepted to Fill City Clerk Vacancy

Posted 1/17/18 – The City Council is soliciting applications to fill the vacancy of the elected City Clerk. The successful candidate will be appointed to serve as City Clerk until April 2020. The position is open to any registered voter residing in Sierra Madre. To apply for the position, please visit the City’s website at www.cityofsierramadre.com. […]

Wednesday January 17 2018

Friends of the Sierra Madre Library Best Used Book Sale Feb. 2nd and 3rd

Posted 1/17/18 – The Friends of the Sierra Madre Library are sponsoring their Best Used Book Sale on Friday, February 2 from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, February 3 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  This will be our annual Vintage Sale and will feature Collectible books on every subject.  In the Basement, our Vintage […]

Wednesday January 17 2018

SMPD Blotter, 1/7 – 1/14/18

SMPD Blotter, 1/7 - 1/14/18

Posted 1/17/18 SIERRA MADRE POLICE DEPARTMENT POLICE BLOTTER REPORT  January 7, to January 14, 2018 During this time period, the Sierra Madre Police Department responded to approximately 374 day and night time calls for service. Tuesday, January 9 A non-injury traffic collision occurred in the 300 Blk. of Sturtevant Dr. During the investigation the driver was […]

Thursday January 04 2018

SMPD Police Blotter 12/17 to 12/24/17

Posted 1/4/17 – Sierra Madre Police Department Police Blotter Report December 17 to December 24, 2017 During this time period, the Sierra Madre Police Department responded to approximately 259 day and night time calls for service. Monday, December 18 Sometime between 12/14 and 12/18/17, a theft of personal items from an unlocked vehicle was reported to […]

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Thursday January 04 2018

“Chivalry” Post-Parade Stopover in Kersting Court, Photo Gallery

Posted 1/4/18 – Some pics from the float stopover on the way back to the barn from the parade. Enjoy

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Thursday January 04 2018

“Chivalry” Stopover in Kersting Court, New Year’s Eve, Video and Photo Gallery

Posted 1/4/18 – As always (weather permitting), SMRFA stopped at Kersting Court on the way to the parade.

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Thursday January 04 2018

“Chivalry” Float Judging, Video and Photo Gallery

Posted 1/4/18 – Sierra Madre Rose Float Association had a float in the Tournament of Roses Parade for the 86th time this year.  As always, they opened the judging to the viewing public, and we shot some video and took some photos.  Enjoy, click to enlarge.

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Saturday December 09 2017

Sierra Madre Honors/Citizen of the Year Banquet, Photo Gallery

Sierra Madre Honors/Citizen of the Year Banquet, Photo Gallery

Posted 12/9/17 – The Sierra Madre Honors Dinner was held in the Sierra Madre Room Friday, honoring City employees, volunteers and Citizens of the Year De and Pat Alcorn. Recognized for their contributions to the community were Tim Hunsicker, Public Service Employee of the Year; Sierra Madre Police Department Reserve Officers and Volunteers, Public Service Award; […]

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Monday November 06 2017

Sierra Madre Rotarians Honor Humanitarian Innovators at RH STAR Awards – Photo Gallery

Sierra Madre Rotarians Honor Humanitarian Innovators at RH STAR Awards - Photo Gallery

Posted 11/5/17 (photo gallery below) – The Sierra Madre Rotary Club hosted its 2nd Annual Rotary Humanitarian STAR Awards Banquet on Saturday, with more than 130 scientists and friends honoring outstanding humanitarian achievements in science and technology, while enjoying live entertainment, cocktails and dinner at the Pasadena Masonic Temple. The goal of the STAR (Science, Technology, Aerospace […]

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Tuesday October 31 2017

Halloween Happenings

Halloween Happenings
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Sunday July 30 2017

Services for Gordon Caldwell Monday, Tuesday

Services for Gordon Caldwell Monday, Tuesday

Posted 7-30/17 – Funeral services for Gordon Caldwell will take place at Sierra Madre Congregational Church on Tuesday, August 1st  at noon.  The church is located at 170 W. Sierra Madre Blvd. Viewing will be on the Monday preceding, July 31st, from 5 to 9pm at Douglass and Zook Mortuary, 600 E. Foothill Blvd. in […]

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Tuesday May 30 2017

Scene Around the Mt. Wilson Trail Race – Non-race Photo Gallery

Scene Around the Mt. Wilson Trail Race - Non-race Photo Gallery

Posted 5/30/17 – Hope you enjoy these photos.  Click to enlarge.

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Tuesday May 30 2017

VFW Memorial Day Ceremony, Photo Gallery

VFW Memorial Day Ceremony, Photo Gallery

Posted 5/30/17 – The Lt. Kenneth Bell VFW Post 3208 held its annual Memorial Day Ceremony yesterday featuring speakers Congresswoman Judy Chu, Assemblyman Chris Holden and keynote speaker Lt. Col. Dick Rutan, a Vietnam era fighter jet pilot.  Unfortunately it appears all the pictures I took of Lt. Col. Rutan are on my other camera, […]

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Sunday May 28 2017

VFW Post 3208 to Host Memorial Day Ceremony

VFW Post 3208 to Host Memorial Day Ceremony

Press Release posted 5/28/17 – Lt. Kenneth Bell, VFW Post 3208, invites patriotic Veterans, families and friends to attend our special Memorial Day Ceremonies honoring our deceased War Veterans at Sierra Madre Pioneer Cemetery, Monday, May 29 at 11:00 A.M. Please arrive early to get a seat. In recent years, the ceremony has attracted standing-room only […]

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Sunday May 28 2017

Timphony, Tracy Lead the Way at Mt. Wilson Trail Race

Timphony, Tracy Lead the Way at Mt. Wilson Trail Race

Posted 5/28/17 – James Timphony, winner of the 2008, 2009 and 2014 Mt. Wilson Trail Races, found his way back to the top yesterday with a time of 1:01:38, followed by Jon Clark, who has locked down second place every year since he won the race in 2012, with a time this year of 1:03:52. […]

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