Hundreds of hopeful young women turned out Saturday and Monday at Tournament House in Pasadena to vie for 2015 Rose Queen — or a place on the Royal Court.
Continuing a long-standing tradition in the school community, La Cañada Educational Foundation officials presented La Cañada Unified School District Tuesday with a giant check made out for $2.1 million, symbolizing the Foundation's fundraising efforts for the 2013-14 school year.
As a prolonged heat wave settled over the area last weekend, La Cañada residents took to social media not only to comment on the heat and related power outages, but also to report an uptick in wildlife sightings.
Considering research that indicates adolescents feel and perform better when their academic day begins after 8:30 a.m., local school district officials discussed Tuesday the possible pros and cons of a later start time at La Cañada High School.
The La Cañada Unified School District has been preparing for the new Common Core state standards by ramping up professional development for teachers and making technological upgrades on all campuses, including a systematic move to Google Drive.
As many as 337 Southern California Edison customers in La Cañada Flintridge were forced to endure record-breaking high temperatures Sunday during a 17-hour power outage that struck several areas within city limits.