| 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 Caņada 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 Caņada Flintridge Trails Council — came to a victorious close Saturday as the ribbon was cut on a trail...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 6:45 PM
La Caņada Flintridge Councilman Stephen Del Guercio was named to his third stint as mayor of the city on Monday, replacing David Spence..
Spence leaves the post after having served five terms, making him the longest-serving mayor in the city's history....
| Aug 24, 2011
| 9:49 AM
La Caņada 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...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 5:08 PM
Boosting the city’s parks and recreational space should be a priority for La Caņada 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 Caņada 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 Caņada 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 Caņada 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...
| Dec 4, 2011
When Coco Kleinert drifted asleep to the sound of howling winds at about 2 a.m. Thursday, she was still expecting the upcoming workday to unfold as usual. But when she awoke four hours later, she realized she would not be going to her office that morning,...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 3:30 PM
Why were residents forced to pay tens of millions of dollars to bury unneeded sewer lines as deep as 35 feet, while Southern California Edison power lines remain atop ugly cross-bar poles, susceptible to wind damage that causes lengthy and dangerous...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 7:42 AM
As I write this, six full days after the power outage of Nov. 30, our family remains without power. Southern California Edison’s failure to maintain and upgrade its infrastructure within the Flintridge area, its failure to maintain adequate repair...