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Possible Listeria contamination prompts fruit recall at Trader Joe's, Costco

Possible Listeria contamination prompts fruit recall at Trader Joe's, Costco

A California packing company has voluntarily recalled fruit sold at Trader Joe's and Costco due to the possible contamination of Listeria monocytogenes

Groups weigh whether to roll camera or call cut in La Cañada

Groups weigh whether to roll camera or call cut in La Cañada

When the movie "Jersey Boys" opened in theaters late last month, viewers watched as music phenom Frankie Valli was brought to life on screen.

Ing named head of cardiology division at Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Ing named head of cardiology division at Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Frank F. Ing, MD of La Cañada Flintridge, director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, has been named the new co-director of the hospital's heart institute and chief of its cardiology division.

Man claims winning Fantasy 5 lottery ticket at La Crescenta store

Man claims winning Fantasy 5 lottery ticket at La Crescenta store

When Adam Shahinian found out that his winning Fantasy 5 ticket was sold at the La Crescenta store where he purchases his lottery tickets each day, he jumped in his car and drove there rather than checking the numbers online from home.

Dining Out: Glendale's own kind of candy crush

Dining Out: Glendale's own kind of candy crush

Global warming. A sluggish economy. Statewide drought. It's enough to make you hang your head and cry. There's only one thing sure to ease the pain: sweet, sweet candy. Two extraordinary candy stores recently opened within walking distance of each other. Visiting them will remind you of the best...

Local officials react to sale of La Cañada-based Sport Chalet

Local officials react to sale of La Cañada-based Sport Chalet

Local officials reacted Wednesday to the news announced earlier this week that sporting goods retailer Sport Chalet, a longtime La Cañada company and flagship of the...

Sport Chalet sold to Vestis Retail Group

Sport Chalet sold to Vestis Retail Group

Sporting goods retailer Sport Chalet Inc., which was founded in La Cañada Flintridge more than 50 years ago, was sold to an East Coast company that will use the purchase to create one of the nation's largest sporting goods chains.

Queeny Yeghiaian: LCF's reigning proprietress

Queeny Yeghiaian: LCF's reigning proprietress

There’s no doubt that when La Cañadans get hungry, Foothill Boulevard is where they head. The main route in town is where businesses rule, where there is no shortage of dining options, corporate or homespun.

Shoplifter hits Sport Chalet twice in two days

Sport Chalet in La Cañada was burglarized twice in two days, after a juvenile who’d stolen a hatchet from the sporting goods department on Saturday decided on Sunday he wanted another one.

La Cañada businesses invited to make connections

A new networking and marketing workshop for area businesses, “Let’s Connect LCF!” will be held at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 24 at the La Cañada Flintridge Library, 4545 Oakwood Ave.

Area nonprofits can submit letters for grants

Local nonprofit organizations are invited to submit letters of intent for the annual Dignity Health Community Grants program.

La Cañada farmers market to set up stands at Memorial Park

La Cañada farmers market to set up stands at Memorial Park

This summer, vendors of the La Cañada Flintridge Farmers Market will be asked to temporarily relocate to Memorial Park for at least three months as the city resurfaces and makes improvements to its current home in the Caltrans overpass parking lot on Foothill Boulevard.

Students say vaping is an easy habit to start

Students say vaping is an easy habit to start

While the adult world rallies to regulate sales of e-cigarettes to minors and use of the devices among them, local teens say the devices are commonly used by peers, either at home or in parties, and that it's not unusual to hear of middle school students who've tried them.

Unemployment rates drop in Glendale, Burbank

Unemployment rates in Burbank and Glendale dropped 1% last month with leisure and hospitality as well as trade, transportation and utilities adding the most jobs – 5,500 and 2,400, respectively - across Los Angeles County, according to the latest labor report.

Rock climbing, The Grilled Cheese truck slated for Sport Chalet's Outdoor Expo

Rock climbing, The Grilled Cheese truck slated for Sport Chalet's Outdoor Expo

If you've ever wanted to scale a rock wall or just need to spruce up your fly fishing skills, then Saturday is a good day to stop by Sport Chalet.

LCF resident dubbed 'The Little Engine that Could'

LCF resident dubbed 'The Little Engine that Could'

For her tireless efforts to promote and represent the city of La Cañada Flintridge in all things, to enhance community spirit and, in her case, to literally take care of business, Pat Anderson has been named "La Cañadan of the Year."

LCF Charter users could see changes

Charter Communications customers in La Cañada Flintridge could soon be getting their TV cable and Internet services from Comcast Corp. under a proposed subscriber-base swap announced Monday.

Metropolitan Water District examines Descanso Gardens' water use

Metropolitan Water District examines Descanso Gardens' water use

Officials at Descanso Gardens gave Metropolitan Water District a look under the hood Friday morning, participating in a free irrigation survey designed to pinpoint spots where water efficiency upgrades could be made.

Glendale area home prices increase from a year ago

The median price for a home in Glendale dropped below the $700,000 mark last month for the first time since last fall, though it’s still a 21.5% jump from a year ago, according to the latest real estate report.

Unemployment rates dip in local communities

Unemployment rates in Burbank and Glendale saw a slight decline last month with professional and business services as well as administrative and support services adding the most jobs – 15,100 and 10,700 positions, respectively, across Los Angeles County, according to the latest labor report.

Hamsters race to the finish

Hamsters race to the finish

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.

Gelson's Market opens doors in La Cañada

Gelson's Market opens doors in La Cañada

Hundreds of local shoppers lined up along La Cañada’s Foothill Boulevard last Thursday morning to celebrate the opening of a new Gelson’s Market and enjoy several free samples and treats celebrating the grocery chain’s 18th location.

Gelson's new La Cañada store to open Thursday

Gelson's new La Cañada store to open Thursday

After months of planning and preparation, Gelson’s Markets will open its new La Cañada store Thursday with a 9 a.m. grand opening event.

Gelson's to open store in La Cañada next week

Gelson’s Markets will mark the opening of its 18th store next Thursday, March 27, at 9 a.m. with a grand opening celebration at the La Cañada location, 635 Foothill Blvd.

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