Community Corner November News

November events, fundraisers and real estate news in the Foothills of La Crescenta, La Canada-Flintridge, Sunland-Tujunga, Shadow Hills, and Glendale. Presented by Robbyn Battles, Battles Real Estate - JohnHart.

Daylight Savings Ends

When local daylight time is about to reach. Sunday, November 5, 2017, 2:00:00 am clocks are turned backward 1 hour to Sunday, November 5, 2017, 1:00:00 am local standard time instead. Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour earlier on Nov 5, 2017, than the day before. There will be more light in the morning.

Free Coffee

November 8th 7:30 am - 9:00 am. Join Robbyn for another "Coffee at the Commons". So many in La Crescenta have come to love our little community garden located on the corner of Rosemont and Orange Avenue. As a thank you to the community members who supported and enjoy the Commons come share cup of fresh coffee.

Veterans Day Nov. 11th

Veterans Day Ceremonies:
November 8th Lincoln Elementary will honor  local veterans at a flag ceremony on the Lincoln school playground 8:15 am. November 11th. please take a moment to honor those who have served. Check with your local American Legions for events near you. La Crescenta has an event at Two Strike Park. 

Montrose 1st Annual Wine Walk

November 4th, The Montrose Shopping Park Presents our 1st Annual Montrose HOLIDAY WINE WALK. Sample wines from over 25 pour stations hosted by our merchants and businesses. Each location will be serving red and/or white wines and appetizers for your enjoyment. Complimentary bottled water will also be available. Enjoy live music and activities throughout the Shopping Park. Wine Walk is from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm, with check-in beginning at 4:00 pm. Ticket and Event Info.

Glendale Health Festival

Sat, November 4, 2017, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM The Glendale Health Festival is a FREE community service of the Armenian American Medical Society (AAMS). Organized much like a visit to the doctor’s office. Patients start at the triage area; volunteers take pertinent information from participants and make recommendations about available FREE health screenings and services. Participants will have FREE blood pressure, cholesterol and blood sugar measurements taken and then sit down with a licensed physician who will make individualized recommendations. Read more.

La Tuna Fire Forum

Senator Anthony J. Portantino's La Tuna Fire forum. We'll discuss how to protect your property from mudslides, provide info on evacuating with pets and large animals and how the fires have impacted wild animals in the area, discuss details on the ecology of California's fires and current best practice recommendations on hillside seeding, and offer info on native plants. Followed by Questions & Answers.

3 New Custom Homes

La Crescenta, Looking for brand new construction? Be the first to know about these La Crescenta homes. 
• 3 great style to choose from.
• Buyers, we will work with a ctg. to sell.
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Robbyn Battles 3 units coming to the market in Pasadena

Triplex, coming soon

Coming soon. 3 Units all 4 bedrooms with 2 baths each. Total building square footage over 4000. Lot is over 10,000 sq.ft... Don't wait until they hit the market. Call Robbyn now as the seller would have no problem entertaining an offer prior to the units being placed on the market. or 818-388-1631

Highest Sale in La Crescenta

Did you know the highest sale price in La Crescenta year to date is $2,305,000. Did you know 34% of homes sold in La Crescenta is over 1 million? Want to stay up to date on your market? "Market Insider" is the perfect tool to help you track what's going on in your neighborhood? 
Simply Click this link or call Robbyn.

City of Hope Fundraiser for Lymphoma

In 2017 an estimated 72,240 people will have been diagnosed with Lymphoma. In 2017 an estimated 20,140 people will have died from Lymphoma. In 2017 we are going to make a difference together.

JohnHart is proud to present Clap For A Cause! Join us on November 11, 2017, as we pull together some amazing comedians, great food, cocktails, and an all-around good time to raise funds for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Department at City of Hope Cancer Research Hospital. Ticket price $99 each. Order your tickets.

Help Support Prom Plus

Prom Plus is having their Holiday Boutique Saturday, November 11, 2017, at Crescenta Valley Park. The event will take place in the community room just a bit south of the CV Dog Park. 3809 Dunsmore Ave. La Crescenta CA 91214. Plenty of parking and plenty of great vendors for you to start your holiday shopping early. Prom Plus is a non-profit and a proceed of the sales will go to help support Prom Plus. Please be sure to like their page on Facebook. Click here.

Monthly Newsletter for Seniors

SeniorNote,  focused on our aging population. Posted monthly on my website under Seniors. 
• Information from housing, to pets, to safety and more.
• More than willing to mail a copy, send an email
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Robbyn Battles LA Mission College Open House in the new Tujunga location

LA Mission College Open House

Don't miss the LA Mission College, Tujunga campus open house.
Nov. 3, 7:00 pm. 7200 Foothill Blvd, Tujunga, CA 91042
Hosted by Senator Portantino and LA Mission College

La Canada- School Bond

A bond issue is on the ballot for La Cañada Unified School District voters in Los Angeles County, California, on November 7, 2017.
A yes vote is a vote in favor of authorizing the district to issue $149 million in general obligation bonds—a type of public debt—to fund capital improvements to school facilities. Read more