Every year, one out of every three people over age 65 experiences a fall. Five years ago, that scary statistic was a reality for La Cañada resident Dianne Osburn.
The 2014 Pasadena Showcase House of Design opened last Sunday with much fanfare. Celebrating its 50th Showcase House of Design, Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts members and designers invites guests to tour the English Arts & Crafts style house and grounds in Pasadena through May 11.
On your marks, get set, roll! That was the call Saturday afternoon at La Cañada's Petco, where local hamster lovers raced their pets in the store's 2014 Hamster Ball Derby. Tiny rodents competed from inside clear plastic balls arranged on rows of plastic tracks.
More than 200 people came out to walk laps around Clark Magnet High School's athletic field for the annual Foothills Relay for Life. One of them was 74-year-old breast cancer survivor Elaine Collins.
For the past year, Jamie Lewsadder has led La Cañada Unified School District's foray into a new technological era. As IT director, she's worked with a small team of employees to upgrade the district's infrastructure and prepare it for online Common Core field testing.
La Cañada Unified School District officials examined their field trip supervision guidelines Tuesday night after learning that more than one student participating in La Cañada High School's annual trip to Yosemite National Park in February was caught in possession of marijuana.