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Sierra Madre Event News/Photo Archives - 2008

I have a lot of photos from events that haven't made it on the site yet, so be sure to check the archives periodically to see what I've added since your last visit!
Police Blotter Archives
Sierra Madre Rains, 12/14 to 12/17/08
Chamber of Commerce December Mixer at Rose Float Barn, hosted by SMRFA, 12/11/08
SMVFA Firefighters' Ball, 12/6/08
Dickens Village - 2008, 11/29/08
Sierra Madre Rain and Mudflow, 11/24 - 11/26/08
SMWC Holds Annual Pre-Thanksgiving Prayer Breakfast, 11/19/08
SMVFD Receives $30,000 Grant, 11/18/08
Gordon Caldwell Remembers USS Saratoga, 11/9/08
VFW Memorial Service for Veteran's Day, 11/9/08
Chief Diaz Responds to SM POA Vote of No Confidence, 11/8/08
Creative Arts Group Sale, 11/7/08 (coming soon)
Announcement of 2009 SMRFA Rose Float Princesses, 11/2/08
Sierra Madre Halloween Fun on Alegria Ave., Page B, 10/31/08
Sierra Madre Halloween Fun on Alegria Ave., Page A, 10/31/08
Sierra Madre Halloween Fun at Switzer's on Alegria Ave., 10/31/08
Sierra Madre/Kiwanis Costume Contest, Page B, 10/31/08
Sierra Madre/Kiwanis Costume Contest, Page A, 10/31/08
Sierra Madre City Costume Parade, 10/31/08
Sierra Madre Downtown Trick or Treating, 10/31/08
Sierra Madre School Costume Parade, 10/31/08
Coronation of Rose Queen, 10/30/08 (coming soon)
Sierra Madre Wine and Jazz Walk, 10/25/08
False Alarm Leads to Rifles Drawn in Downtown, 10/24/08
Sierra Madre Halloween Window Painting Contest, 10/24/08
Announcement of 2009 Rose Queen, 10/21/08
Molly Novell Named to 2009 Tournament of Roses Court, 10/15/08
Dickson-Podley Ribbon Cutting at Webb-Martin Realtors, 10/10/08
Kiwanis Installs 2009 Officers, Board of Directors, 10/7/08
Dedication of Library Garden, 10/2/08 (coming soon)
City Manager Updates Rotary on Mudslide Preparations, 9/30/08
Changes Under Way at Farmer's Market, 9/28/08
Sierra Madre Honors Dinner, 9/15/08
Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast, 9/13/08
SMVFA and SMPD Remember Victims of 9/11, 9/11/08
Assemblyman Anthony Adams Speaks to Local Business Owners, 9/4/08
SMRFA Announces SMVFA Parade Participation at Rotary Meeting, 9/2/08
Bear Visits Camillo Residence, 8/23/08
Arts Commission Show Opens at City Hall, 8/22/08
Author Nat Read Discusses Book About Don Benito Wilson at Rotary, 8/19/08
Rotary Club Presents Check to SMVFD for Radios, 7/29/08
Sierra Madre Police in Standoff on Windsor Lane, 7/24/08
Alverno Service Project Provides, Shows 7/22/08
Rotary Club Sponsors Return of Harry Shahoian as Elvis, 7/20/08
Fire on the Mountain (above Michillinda) 7/18/08
Sierra Madrean Plays T-Ball at White House, 7/16/08
Bob Mitchell Honored at Dodger Stadium, 7/11/08
Post-parade in the Park, Egg Toss and Night Blooming Jazzmen, 7/4/08
4th of July Parade, 7/4/08
4th of July Pre-Parade and Woman's Club Open House, 7/4/08
4th of July Concert in the Park, Aluminum Marshmallow, 7/3/08
Rotary President Demotion, Board of Directors Induction, 6/24/08 (coming soon)
Sierra Madre Wine and Jazz Walk Committee Tours City of Hope, 6/23/08
Sierra Madre Police Officer's Second Annual Car Show, 6/21/08
Webb-Martin Announces Sale to Dickson-Podley, 6/18/08
Fire Safe Council Receives Grant, 6/12/08
Chamber of Commerce Breakfast Mixer, State of the City, 6/12/08 (coming soon)
Mt. Wilson Trail Race, 6/7/08
Mt. Wilson Trail Race Pasta Feed, 6/6/08 (coming soon)
Chamber Mixer at Destination Group, 6/5/08 (coming soon)
BurnQuest Rally, SMVFA Makes Donation, 6/4/08 (coming soon)
Sierra Madre Fire Safe Council Meeting, 6/2/08
Sierra Madre Little League's 50th Season Closing Ceremonies, 5/31/08 (coming soon)
VFW Post 3208 Memorial Day Ceremony at Pioneer Cemetery, 5/26/08
Santa Anita Incident / Sierra Madre Mudslides 5/22/08 - 5/23/08
St. Rita Centennial Mass Celebrated by Cardinal Roger Mahoney, 5/17/08
Friends of the Library Sierra Madre Art Fair, 5/17/08 (coming soon)
SMVFA Flapjack Breakfast, 5/17/08
SM Elementary Students, Parents, Teachers in Budget Protest, 5/16/08 (coming soon)
SMPD Pedestrian Decoy Operation, 5/14/08
Post Fire Mt. Wilson Trail Repair, 5/6/08 and 5/10/08
Older American Reception for Eph Konigsberg, 5/9/08
Civic Club Awards Grants to High School Seniors, 5/8/08
Alverno Softball Goes to CIF for 17th Straight Year, 5/8/08
Mary's Market Re-opens, 5/6/08
Local Businesses, Schools, Non-Profits Honored for "Green"-ness, 5/6/08
Santa Anita Fire / Sierra Madre Fire, 4/26/08 - 4/29/08
Woman's Club Fashion Show, 4/26/08 (coming soon)
Dedication of Goldberg Park, 4/26/08
Council Transition 4/22/08
Earth Day Planting at Goldberg Park, 4/20/08
SMRFA Legendary Bingo Fundraiser, 4/19/08 (coming soon)
SMEAC Bailey Canyon Cleanup, 4/19/08
SM School Excels at Math Field Day, 3/29/08
Sierra Madre School Auction, 3/29/08
Pi Day at Bethany Christian School 3/14/08
Chamber of Commerce Measure U Forum, 3/12/08
Sierra Madre Gets New Shift Firefighters, 3/9/08
Otto, Garr, Alcazar Among Honorees at BSA Awards, 3/7/08
Eph Konigsberg Named Older American of the Year, 3/6/08
Mt. Wilson Vista Council Constructs World Record Cookie Tower, 2/29/08
Sierra Madrean Among Inaugural Program Grads at ASU, 2/29/08
Opening Day Ceremonies for Sierra Madre Little League's 50th Season, 2/23/08
Chamber Holds Ribbon Cutting at, 2/21/08
Chamber of Commerce Breakfast Mixer, 2/21/08
SMRFA 2009 Design Accepted, 2/19/08
Fire Chief Roger Lowe Retirement Ceremony, 2/11/08
Rotary Club's Dan Stover Music Competition, 2/4/08
Colleen McKernan Named to SM Community Foundation Board, 1/26/08
Grijalva Celebration of Life Service Held, 1/26/08
Pete Siberell Honored as Citizen of the Year, Chamber Board Installed, 1/25/08
New Development Services Director Named, 1/19/08
Cumquat Publisher Jim Snider Found Dead, 1/17/08
Chamber Hires Management Company to Oversee Wistaria, 1/15/08
Chamber Announces New Board, 1/15/08
Sierra Madre Rose Float Thank You Pot Luck Dinner1/12/08
Catching Up With...Charles Meier, Float Designer, 1/7/08
Rose Float in Kersting Court, Post Parade, 1/3/08
Sierra Madre Rose Float in Tournament of Roses Parade, 1/1/08

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