| 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...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 9:49 AM
La Cañada Flintridge is one of the greenest cities in the region — and not only because of all the trees lining its streets. The city has three times as many residential solar installations as Pasadena or La Crescenta, and more participating...
| 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....
| Nov 30, 2011
| 5:08 PM
Boosting the city’s parks and recreational space should be a priority for La Cañada Flintridge, the Planning Commission concluded this week while working its way through the general plan update.
According to city planner Fred Buss and the draft...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 3:46 PM
La Cañada school officials said Thursday afternoon that their doors may remain closed Friday as Southern California Edison crews works to restore power in the city following a fierce windstorm.
“We won’t know until tomorrow morning if the...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 5:15 PM
Residents of La Cañada Flintridge will be breaking bread by candlelight (or flashlight), as power is still off throughout the city, and Southern California Edison has yet to give the city a timeline for its restoration, according to City Manager Mark...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 11:17 AM
La Cañada Flintridge's commercial district is getting back to business, as power as come back on along Foothill Boulevard, although Southern California Edison still hasn't provided a timeline for full restoration.
Traffic signals along Foothill were...