When La Cañada High School teacher, athletic director and girls basketball coach Tamar Hill stepped down from her athletic positions in March, she was looking for a change of pace from the hectic schedules and stresses that had come to dominate her life.
The La Cañada Flintridge One City One Book Committee has announced its pick for the community read this fall. Local residents are invited to dive into “Suspect,” by Robert Crais, then participate in an October event with its author.
La Cañada Flintridge residents who are new to the area are invited to join Newcomers and Friends of San Gabriel Valley, according to Terry Akins, a spokesperson for the organization. The Newcomers plan a meet-and-greet coffee at 10 a.m. Sept. 3 in Eagle Rock.
Despite the belief that even the best laid schemes of mice and men often go awry, La Cañada Unified Supt. Wendy Sinnette still believes in the power of a school district powered by principals and steered by well-planned goals.
The spirit of James Brown was resurrected Monday as local fans came to Flintridge Bookstore & Coffeehouse to learn more about a new biography penned by the famed singer's son.
La Cañada High School senior Alice Zhai received recognition Tuesday for a science project on hurricanes that was published in an international journal and earned her a $50,000 scholarship from the Davidson Institute.