| 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....
| Sep 1, 2010
| 2:27 PM
Utility should pay for generator rental
I am a retired, 100-year-old physician, former director of education at Huntington Memorial Hospital with honorary degrees from Johns Hopkins and various other places. Recently I received a printed card in the...
| Sep 15, 2010
| 3:14 PM
Ten Years Ago: Stephen H. Liu, M.D. was named Verdugo Hills Hospital Foundation's Humanitarian of the Year for outstanding service to the community. Twenty Years Ago
The Crescenta-Cañada Dragon swim team made a splash by placing first at the Cal-...
| Jul 15, 2010
| 4:43 PM
A Southern California Edison subcontractor and noted ornithologist died Wednesday after falling 200 feet while conducting surveying work in rugged terrain north of Mt. Wilson.
Michael San Miguel, 70, of Arcadia, was working on an environmental survey in...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 11:08 AM
A power outage was reported in the La Crescenta area at 9:25 a.m., affecting 1,396 customers, according to Southern California Edison officials.
Officials have not determined a cause, Robert Villegas, a spokesman for the utility, said.
| Jan 28, 2013
| 3:21 PM
State Sen. Alex Padilla (D-Pacoima) introduced a bill Monday to create a system in California to warn the public seconds in advance of an earthquake.
The warning system, which is already implemented in Japan, could give people as long as one minute to...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 4:57 PM
A study of Southern California Edison's response to the fierce windstorm that ripped through the region last fall found 70 ways the utility could improve its response to the next disaster.
The study, commissioned by Edison and released Wednesday,...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 8:05 AM
A bill to improve emergency and disaster preparedness among California utilities was unanimously approved this week by a committee in the state Assembly.
AB 1650, introduced by Assemblyman Anthony Portantino (D-La Cañada Flintridge), requires public...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 9:16 AM
A spokesman for Southern California Edison said it could be a while before power is restored to La Cañada Flintridge residents as crews work to get roughly 200,000 customers back online.
Crews are still working to "de-energize" downed power lines before...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 2:52 PM
Though La Cañada Flintridge suffered its share of downed trees and busted fences Thursday, the worst issue appeared to be a continuing citywide power outage.
According to residents, the outage began at approximately 9 p.m. Wednesday, and has...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 8:10 AM
Winds on the scale seen Wednesday night failed to materialize overnight Thursday, but officials warned that unstable air masses could still produce dangerous wind gusts through the weekend.
High wind advisories remained in effect this morning,...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 7:26 AM
La Cañada schools will remain closed Friday as an ongoing power outage keeps much of the city in the dark.
It is the second consecutive day of cancelled classes in the wake of a powerful windstorm overnight Wednesday that hammered the Crescenta and San...