| Jun 19, 2013
| 4:02 PM
Local voters may have widely differing viewpoints on taxation and the machinations behind state and local budgets, but there is one thing they all seem to agree on: The quality of education at La Cañada Unified schools is a priority and should be...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Exiting Mayor Steve Del Guercio was honored by friends, officials and local agencies for 14 years of service on Monday night before City Councilwoman Laura Olhasso was named the new mayor of La Cañada Flintridge.
Olhasso was first elected in 2003 and has...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 5:54 PM
The race for La Cañada Flintridge’s two City Council seats has thinned, as local businessman Charbel “Charlie” Kamar has decided to forgo the March 5 election.
Kamar, who unsuccessfully sought a council seat in 2011, pulled papers to...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 5:50 PM
Eyes from around the globe will be watching the United States on Tuesday as Americans select their next president. This exercise of popular power is the envy of the world, and we encourage all registered voters to take advantage of the opportunity.
| Mar 5, 2013
| 9:26 PM
La Cañada Flintridge residents expressed interest in putting both new and familiar faces on the City Council when deciding on whom to vote for Tuesday.
Ernest Koeppen, who ran for a seat on the school board in 2011, said he voted for Dave Spence and Joe...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 7:38 AM
Dave Spence retained his seat on the La Cañada City Council, and will be joined by Planning Commissioner Jonathan Curtis following Tuesday’s vote.
Mayor Steve Del Guercio, whose term ends in May, did not seek reelection, leaving two seats up for...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 11:38 AM
Ten Years Ago
Scott Tracy was elected president of the La Cañada Unified School District Governing Board during a meeting held at La Cañada High School. Outgoing president was Jinny Dalbeck. Tracy, who was also the board’s president this year,...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 1:47 PM
Anthony Portantino, who for the past six years has represented La Cañada Flintridge in the state Assembly, enters this holiday season with a new task: Figure out what to do next.
Portantino’s job ended officially on Dec. 1, when the new legislative...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 5:51 PM
The La Cañada Unified School District has hired an expert to survey voter receptiveness to a parcel tax measure that may be placed on the ballot next year.
City residents last improved a parcel tax for schools in 2009, when Measure LC — which...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 6:08 PM
La Cañada Flintridge has released the final tally for the March 5 election in which voters picked two City Council members.
Planning Commissioner Jon Curtis led the race with 2,294 votes, while incumbent Dave Spence took 2,212 votes. Accountant Joe...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Local lawmakers want to see voters approve Measure J on Nov. 6 and commit more funds for regional transportation projects, but they are making sure transportation officials know they don’t want money to flow toward a proposed extension of the Long...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 4:13 PM
Elaine La Marr of La Cañada Flintridge got up early on Tuesday to vote, but her ballot might be among the last ones counted.
La Marr’s sample ballot and registration instructed her to vote at Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy. But when she arrived...