| Jun 11, 2012
| 11:37 AM
Angeles Forest Highway is scheduled to reopen Monday night, as crews plan to wrap up construction work between Aliso Canyon and Big Tujunga Canyon roads.
The road was closed all of last week, and delays forced work to continue into Monday. The road...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 6:10 PM
It’s about to get just a little quieter for residents near the 210 Freeway, thanks to an infusion of state funds.
After years of discussion and planning, La Cañada Flintridge finally will get freeway sound walls.
With $10.7 million of Measure R...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 6:32 PM
La Cañada saw its share of troubling news in 2011, the most controversial being a complaint filed against a La Cañada High School teacher for having made ethnic slurs in her math classrooms. But there also were celebratory moments — for the...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 7:14 PM
The rainy season announced its return yesterday with a steady downpour that soaked La Cañada Flintridge streets. Fortunately, no rain damage had been reported to the Crescenta Valley Sheriff’s Station as of late afternoon, though several traffic...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 6:16 PM
After two years of sore eyes and empty tanks, the 76 gas station on the corner of Angeles Crest Highway and Foothill Boulevard is on the path to reopening at the start of next year.
The station sat unused after the previous owner’s lease from...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 7:16 PM
Although I agree with Assemblyman Anthony Portantino that a tunnel for the 710 extension is wrong (“Caltrans can't be trusted with the 710,” Aug. 26), I have to differ with his letter about the 710 extension being built. The extension would...
| Sep 8, 2012
| 1:34 PM
A man survived a car accident Friday night that dropped his black Porsche about 200 feet down the side of the Angeles Crest Highway, officials said.
Authorities received a call around 5:20 p.m. on September 7 from a witness who reported seeing the car on...
| 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 19, 2012
| 3:27 PM
Speaking to a crowd already leery of a proposed tunnel connecting the Long Beach (710) Freeway to Pasadena, a leading smog scientist and asthma researcher warned Tuesday that the roadway could be a health hazard.
“Those of us in the area of air...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Big change is coming to the La Cañada Flintridge Town Center, with a new fountain, a burger joint and events to draw visitors.
Town Center owners IDS Real Estate revealed plans this week for a redesign of the public space in the center at Angeles Crest...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 2:30 PM
Members of the public interested in the construction of the first of 21 planned sound walls along the Foothill (210) Freeway are invited to intend an informational meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday, July 30, at La Cañada Flintridge City Hall....
| Aug 1, 2012
| 4:20 PM
A friend who owns a beach-town condo built all too near the Interstate 5 tells me she deals with the traffic din by pretending it's the sound of ocean waves crashing on rocks.
Talk about making the best of a situation.
I'm not as imaginative, but admire...