Cafe Sounds at the Library, July 27, 2013

Picture a lazy summer afternoon with a cool comfortable spot, soft music, a little poetry, and a good book. Then picture yourself relaxing this Saturday, July 27, in the Sierra Madre Public Library with Saturday Afternoon Café Sounds at 4:00 p.m.

Chill to light acoustic music with the Summer Reading Program theme of Reading is So Delicious! The programs will feature a spoken word artist traci kato-kiriyama and musician Liane Tominaga.

Mount Wilson Trail Race 2013

Thank You to Sierra Madre Grocery Company
The Mount Wilson Trail Race Committee regretfully forgot to thank the Sierra Madre Grocery Company for their support of the 2013 Mount Wilson Trail Race. Sierra Madre Grocery has been an avid supporter of the race providing their Sierra Seasoning Rub and Sweet ‘n Spicy Mount Trail Snack Mix to all Mount Wilson Trail Race participants. Thank you again to Sierra Madre Grocery Company, and all the 2013 Mount Wilson Trail Race sponsors, supporters, and volunteers for making 2013 the best one yet.

Mount Wilson Trail Race 2013, Another Success

Sierra Madre Honors Awards Nominations

Sierra Madre Honors Awards is the City of Sierra Madre’s opportunity to recognize and honor the true treasures of Sierra Madre, its volunteers, City Commissioners, and employees. Send in your nomination by 5:00 pm, Thursday August 1, 2013.

George Mauer Lifetime Achievement Award - Awarded to a person / entity whose lifetime of service embodies the spirit of volunteerism
Wistaria Award - Recognizes a City / Community partnership that assists with providing community-wide programs and services
Police Chief’s Special Award - Presented for outstanding service and duty to the community
Public Safety Award - Awarded to an employee/individual for protecting and maintaining safety in the community
Public Service Award - The Employee of the Year award for the remarkable public and customer service
Community Youth Service Award - Presented to a youth (under 18) for outstanding service and dedication to the community

To Nominate: Simply e-mail Dorothy Costello or drop off a short letter at City Hall listing qualifications of your nominee by 5:00 pm, Thursday August 1, 2013.

Burglary and Child Endangerment Charges Filed on Julia Sevier, 7-03-2013

On June 20, 2013 at approximately 0349 hours, Sierra Madre Police received a report of suspicious vehicle to the rear of the apartments between 680 and 708 West Sierra Madre Blvd. Officers responded to the location and observed a female suspect, later identified as Julia Sevier, standing in front of an open storage unit belonging to one of the apartments. The Officer’s investigation revealed that the suspect did not reside at the location and did not have permission to be inside of the storage unit.