| 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...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 5:46 PM
It turns out the $157,000 fix for the Flint Canyon Trail is just the beginning.
City officials found out this week that the cost to fully repair erosion on the trail may add up to as much as $4.5 million and involve several state agencies. While the city...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 2:57 PM
Caltrans, slammed by a state audit for mismanaging the 500-plus properties it owns in Pasadena, South Pasadena and Los Angeles, has identified 17 homes that could be sold.
The state transportation agency bought the properties up to six decades earlier...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 10:13 AM
If you’ve driven around Los Angeles lately, you’ve probably noticed the poor condition of the streets and highways. La Caņada Flintridge has better roads than L.A., but the local freeways — the 210 and the 2 — are just as...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 3:58 PM
Officials will close roads leading to the Angeles National Forest as a storm approaches the region tonight.
The Angeles Forest Highway from the Angeles Crest Highway to Aliso Canyon Road and the Upper Big Tujunga Canyon Road from the Angeles Forest...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 6:53 AM
With a storm on the way, Los Angeles County officials warned of likely closures on roads leading into the Angeles National Forest shortly after midnight Monday.
The L.A. County Public Works Department said that based on the forecast of snow and icy road...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 7:48 PM
One more neighborhood in La Caņada Flintridge is slated to get a little quieter.
Last year, officials announced that construction would begin this year for two sound walls to be placed between homes and the Foothill (210) Freeway, near the Meadow Grove...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 9:30 PM
Dave Spence has sat behind the City Council dais for more than 20 years. At 75, he is the oldest elected official in the city, with five terms as mayor under his belt. Spence says his breadth of experience will help the council maintain the city's...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 10:05 PM
Residents who drive or walk past an open dirt space on Foothill Boulevard will soon have a more pleasant view.
A project to turn a Southern California Edison plot of land into park-like grounds is set to be completed next month. It will include trees,...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Police have released surveillance photos of three men suspected of breaking into a car in early June and stealing a backpack carrying money that belonged to a Montrose Farmers Market vendor.
The vehicle burglary happened sometime between 3:15 and 3:25 p....
| Jun 28, 2013
| 4:16 PM
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority this week voted to block fast-track funding for the Long Beach (710) Freeway extension over the next 10 years.
While the proposal to extend the 710 Freeway to the Foothill (210) Freeway will...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:56 PM
I've read and reread the endless stories about the 710 Freeway extension tunnel. I've read the letters to the editor. It seems everyone has opinions. Me too.
My history with that stretch of freeway goes back to 1961 when a friend declared we'd have a...