| Nov 13, 2013
| 2:09 PM
On Monday morning, Veterans Day, I was so focused on my computer screen that it seemed that the rest of the world had disappeared. Like a pesky fly, a low but persistent sound penetrated my consciousness.
I was taken out of time and place because it...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 2:45 PM
For years a group of dog owners in La Cañada Flintridge have walked beside their fluffy companions without leashes on a trail in the city, an action that is unlawful.
Now they are asking the city for a designated off-leash area after a recent complaint...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 12:05 PM
This Saturday, Nov. 30, marks the two-year anniversary that my family's home, and hundreds of other La Cañada Flintridge homes, lost their power for six to seven days following a windstorm.
Thousands of additional LCF homes also lost their power...
| May 22, 2013
| 3:21 PM
Ten Years Ago
A La Cañada High School senior shot in the face during an after-prom party at a residence on Greencrest Road was in stable condition at Huntington Memorial Hospital 10 years ago this week, as investigators continued tracking down clues...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 3:00 PM
The newly renovated park-like space on Foothill Boulevard that connects to trails in the city now has a name.
Winery Channel Trailhead --- named for a channel that a nearby flume crosses --- will greet residents at the corner of Indiana Avenue and...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 3:00 PM
Longtime local trails advocate Liz Blackwelder expressed gratitude Monday as a celebration was held to mark the completion of a rest area in Cherry Canyon that provides waters for humans and horses.
The Ultimate Destination Point, which offers views...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 10:05 AM
[UPDATE 11:35 a.m.: Power was restored in La Cañada on Monday following an outage that Edison officials say was caused by an animal inside electrical equipment.]
The outage was reported about 8:15 a.m. and has impacted Southern California Edison...
| Mar 8, 2011
| 3:21 PM
A dump truck loaded with dirt overturned on Briggs Avenue after losing its brakes Tuesday morning, briefly causing power outages in La Crescenta and La Cañada Flintridge.
The truck driver said he purposely overturned his truck alongside the Pickens...
| Mar 16, 2011
| 2:20 PM
Southern California Edison plans to cut off power to 29 homes and two businesses on Wednesday, March 23, in order to perform electrical system maintenance. Outages are also planned for eight businesses on March 24.
Homes and businesses affected by the...
| Mar 16, 2011
| 3:12 PM
Nearly a decade of planning — the collaboration of city, county and state agencies and utilities with local residents and members of the La Cañada Flintridge Trails Council — came to a victorious close Saturday as the ribbon was cut on a trail...
| Mar 23, 2011
| 12:40 PM
A towering oak tree that had stood for more than a century came crashing down this weekend onto the parking lot of the Lanterman House, the victim of heavy winds and rains that also felled a number of other large trees throughout La Cañada Flintridge....
| Dec 23, 2010
| 10:18 AM
La Cañada farmers market closed for holidays
With the Christmas and New Year's holidays falling on Saturdays, the La Cañada Flintridge Farmers Market will be closed Dec. 25 and Jan. 1.
The vendors will return to the parking lot across Foothill Boulevard...