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  • Letter: Park-N-Ride needs policing

    Enough is enough! For years we have nagged the city of La Cañada Flintridge about the Verdugo Park-N-Ride. Nothing has changed. Each morning we commuters dodge obstacles to park in a lot filled with commercial vehicles and covered with trash. We park there knowing we will return to find them surrounded by loitering youths and adults smoking, drinking and tailgating in the lot. Pity those who drop us off or pick us up at the lot! In the past two months not one, but two commuter vans have been stolen from the lot. Why? City officials failed to have the lot policed regularly.
  • The Valley Line: Five Acres presents 'Swingin' on a Star Gala'

    The Valley Line: Five Acres presents 'Swingin' on a Star Gala'
    I know it was more than a week ago now, but I really liked the Fiesta Days family dinner and fireworks show that took place in Memorial Park. I love to ooh and ahh as the dark night lights up in colors of the rainbow that sparkle. It's not my fault, you...

    Julio Moline follows his passion for photography

    Julio Moline follows his passion for photography
    Since his graduation from the University of Iowa nearly four decades ago, Julio Emilio Moline has fostered his passion for photography on a part-time basis, always on the sidelines. "I kept [photography] as a side interest, and it hasn't been my primary...

    Thoughts from Dr. Joe: Nelson Mandela answered the hero's call

    Most ideas begin small. They’re like saplings stretching for sunlight from a forest floor. Vines, the forest predators, twist and turn and often strangle a new seedling. Ideas are the same. They too have a precarious beginning. Their predators are...

    Sheriff Baca expected to announce retirement Tuesday morning

    Sheriff Baca expected to announce retirement Tuesday morning
    Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca has scheduled a news conference for 10 a.m., with sources telling The Times he plans to announce his retirement. The news of Baca's decision to step down has stunned people inside and outside the Sheriff's Department....