One Book One City Committee Announces 2015 Selection

Sierra Madre, CA - November 19, 2014 - Classic LA Detective Yarn Tapped as the Next One Book, One City Selection. Raymond Chandler’s classic, The Long Goodbye, has been chosen as Sierra Madre’s One Book One City selection for 2015. Published in 1953 and featuring his famous detective, Philip Marlow, Chandler called the novel “my best book”.

Motivational Speaker Jimmy Weldon At Hart Park House Senior Center

Sierra Madre, CA. – November 3, 2014 – On Wednesday, November 19th at 1:00pm author and speaker, Jimmy Weldon, with his faithful sidekick, Webster Webfoot, shares laughter and stories, hoping to motivate his audiences to achieve their ultimate dreams.

Mr. Weldon is an accomplished actor and former television host of the first children’s program in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. His career spans nearly 60 years, but he is best known as the voice of the Hanna-Barbera cartoon character “Yakky Doodle” in the Yogi Bear series. Come join us for laughter and inspiration at the Hart Park House Senior Center, 222 W. Sierra Madre Blvd. Limited seating available, please RSVP by Saturday, November 15th by calling 626.355.7394.

2014 Halloween Happenings A Great Success

Sierra Madre, CA. - November 4, 2014 – On Friday, October 31st the streets of Downtown Sierra Madre were filled with fabulously costumed creatures for the City of Sierra Madre’s Annual Halloween Happenings.

The cool air set the stage for an array of festivities that began with trick-or-treating at the Downtown businesses, sponsored by the Sierra Madre Chamber of Commerce. Following the trick-or-treating over 200 costumed participants marched behind the Sierra Madre fire truck in a parade down Sierra Madre Boulevard to Memorial Park where 113 contestants competed in the costume contest.