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Ten Years Ago La Cañada residents concerned about vector control following an announcement that mosquito-borne West Nile virus was contracted by a Los Angeles County woman learned they would have to fend for themselves against mosquitoes on their private...
Tags: West Nile Virus, Elections, Republican Party, Politics
Former Rep. Carlos Moorhead — whose 24 years in Congress representing the tri-city area earned him the title of dean of the California Republican Congressional delegation — has died. He was 89. Moorhead represented Burbank, Glendale and...
Ten Years Ago La Cañada Unified School District Supt. Lorie Gonia accepted a buy-out package of a little more than $200,000 and resigned her position. “Philosophical differences” were cited by both the school board and Gonia as the reason for...
A vast collection of more than 1,000 old books that once cluttered the Lanterman House could be a lot more interesting — and valuable — than anyone previously imagined. A first-edition copy of Mark Twain’s “Adventures of Tom...
10-20-30 Years Ago Ten Years Ago Then-Planning Commissioner Steve Del Guercio and incumbent Dave Spence won the two open seats on the La Cañada Flintridge City Council after a sometimes-contentious campaign that drew seven candidates, one of whom...
Tags: Rentals, Elections, Politics, Local Elections
Ten Years Ago: A 53-year-old Connecticut man who peddled fake moon rocks using falsified Jet Propulsion Laboratory documents to substantiate his claims pleaded guilty to six counts of mail and wire fraud. He had reportedly been selling "rocks" the size of...
Ten Years Ago - It was announced that NASA had decided on a Mars rover program, and that the vehicles would be built and managed by JPL in La Cañada Flintridge. Twenty Years Ago Two cars owned by La Cañadans were broken into, with the thieves...
I was aspiring for higher office, running against Thomas Thouey for assistant patrol leader of the Ravens in Boy Scout Troop 136. Thouey was the vilest kid in the troop. He was eventually the reason I got kicked out of the eighth-grade play. He called...
Greater than the risk of being accused of criminality in the three scandals now gripping the Obama administration is the peril that the president's substantive agenda is being hopelessly knocked off track. The liberal Illinois senator who entered the...
Tags: Justice System, Joe Biden, Politics, U.S. Senate, Barack Obama
“Starting 2006 to 2012, Morgan County took 10 steps forward. In the last four months, Morgan County has taken 30 steps backward.” — Berkeley Springs, W.Va. “This is another quote I decided to call in. Yes, indeed, children do...
El sur de Florida, con todo su glamour y eclecticismo, recibió un duro golpe esta semana cuando los dueños de equipos de la NFL hicieron pedazos el sueño de Miami de convertirse nuevamente en sede de un Super Bowl. En una votación que resultó en...
Tags: Bud Selig, Scottie Pippen, Mike Trout, Ryan Vogelsong, Landforms
Loss of a dog I read a newspaper every day. No matter what city I am in, I immediately tune into the editorial and op-ed pages. I have read columns from so many diverse writers, Jonah Goldberg to Mike Royko. The column "Losing the gift of best dog ever"...
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