| May 31, 2011
| 4:09 PM
A local Americorps volunteer working with the Red Cross returned recently from aiding victims of April’s devastating tornados in Alabama, following a career path inspired while she was a student at La Cañada High School.
Jennifer Lazo, 24, helped...
| Jan 13, 2011
| 10:02 AM
As part of a friendly competition among Southern California public-safety agencies, a Red Cross bloodmobile will be taking blood donations on Tuesday from officers of the law and their supporters at the Crescenta Valley Sheriff's Station.
Now in its...
| Jan 19, 2011
| 12:17 PM
Area residents joined deputies on Tuesday at the Crescenta Valley Sheriff's Station in an effort to help fill local blood banks.
A Red Cross bloodmobile remained parked at the station from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for the local installment of the fifth annual...
| Feb 16, 2011
| 6:26 PM
La Cañada High School students were caught red-handed on campus Friday.
It was all for Red Hand Day, a worldwide event commemorated annually on Feb. 12 with public acts that promote awareness about the use of child soldiers around the world.
To mark the...
| Feb 23, 2011
| 2:18 PM
Verdugo Hills Hospital recently announced the appointment of Charles W. Mason as chairman of the hospital board.
“As a member of the VHH Board of Directors for the past seven years, I have learned a great deal about what it takes to run Verdugo...
| May 15, 2015
| 1:26 PM
A “break-a-thon” might sound like a dance contest you’d have heard about in the 1980s, but it was actually the combined focus of more than 100 young martial arts students and their determination to help those devastated by the 7.8...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 11:51 PM
It’s not often that an artist is as involved with civic concerns as Norman Mamey. The conductor, producer and musical director has a C.V. a mile long, which includes a Grammy (for an album with the Seattle Symphony Orchestra), movie, stage and TV...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 10:19 AM
A brush fire that broke out in the Angeles National Forest on Thursday has doubled in size to at least 60 acres, prompting officials to triple the number of firefighters assigned to the blaze, the Los Angeles Times reported.
About 300 firefighters...
| Dec 22, 2010
More than 200 homes in La Cañada Flintridge and La Crescenta were at risk of being evacuated early Wednesday morning, when a powerful storm surge was expected to bring heavy downpours, flooding and hail to already rain-soaked hillsides.