| Sep 7, 2012
| 7:08 PM
Residents of a La Cañada Flintridge neighborhood beneath towering Southern California Edison power lines will soon get relief from outages caused by problems below the ground.
On Aug. 6 White Deer Drive resident Wayne Kruse led a group of more than a...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 4:13 PM
Rare is the day that Southern California Edison gets high praise in La Cañada Flintridge. It is more common to hear residents and civic officials grumble about occasional power outages and an unresponsive bureaucracy.
But Edison came through for...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 8:26 PM
A Southern California Edison plan to bring more renewable energy to the Southland is in a temporary holding pattern as the utility waits for Federal Aviation Administration clearance to allow helicopters to buzz over La Cañada Flintridge and Pasadena....
| Sep 17, 2012
| 12:54 PM
La Cañada High School students had a short and sweet school day Monday, as a power outage prompted administrators to turn students loose at 11 a.m.
A nearby transformer failed at about 12:30 a.m. Monday, according to Southern California Edison,...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 1:12 PM
A new law inspired by the windstorms that hammered the San Gabriel Valley in 2011 was signed into law over the weekend, forcing utilities to develop emergency management plans and work closely with local cities on how to respond to natural disasters.
| Oct 17, 2012
| 6:14 PM
Primary construction on the Jessen Drive Bridge and approaching roadways is complete and estimates are that final construction on the project will end in the first week of November, according to city Public Works staff.
Work currently taking place on...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 3:47 PM
The old timber bridge is gone, and a new concrete span is taking shape on Jessen Drive, just above Palm Crest Elementary School.
The new bridge replaces a 1930s-era span at the foot of Earl Canyon that failed to meet Caltrans safety standards. City...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 1:19 PM
Ten Years Ago
A new dress code was approved for La Cañada High School that banned backless and strapless tops, gang-related clothing, and metal spikes or studs. It also stated that boxer shorts and bra straps were not to be visible and that midriffs...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Ten Years Ago
A man armed with a handgun robbed the La Cañada branch of Washington Mutual Bank and escaped with an undisclosed amount of money. The robber paused to write his hold-up note in the teller's presence, then handed it across the counter to...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 6:45 PM
La Cañada 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....
| Jun 28, 2013
| 2:31 PM
On Monday night, the La Cañada Flintridge City Council will consider a proposal that bans smoking around shopping areas, outdoor dining areas and nature trails.
A state law prohibits smoking in most enclosed public places, including places of...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 9:57 PM
City officials will not force a longtime resident to rip out his persimmon trees any time soon.
The City Council voted Tuesday to approve the city's updated General Plan, which does not permit agricultural activity on open spaces. But they may make a...