| 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 Cañada 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 Cañada 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 30, 2013
| 11:04 PM
A man hanging from the side of a mountain was rescued by deputies early Tuesday, according to a statement from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
About 1:10 a.m. Tuesday, a group of motorists flagged down deputies to tell them their friend's...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 12:07 PM
La Cañada Flintridge City Manager Mark Alexander is quick to point out that City Council members drive decision-making and he's quick to give his staff the credit for jobs well-done. But legacies — even quiet ones — aren't built to be ignored....
| May 30, 2013
| 12:42 PM
Ten Years Ago
With then-City Manager Jerry Fulwood poised to start a new job in Culver City, the La Cañada Flintridge City Council appointed Mark Alexander, who had served as assistant city manager, to step into Fulwood's post on an interim basis....
| Jul 24, 2013
| 5:23 PM
If transportation officials opt to extend the Long Beach (710) Freeway with a tunnel, La Cañada Flintridge leaders are prepared to fight the project, which they say could have a serious environmental impact on the city.
The City Council on Monday...
| May 9, 2015
| 10:00 AM
Accommodating the traffic demands of a population that has swelled beyond the load limit of LA’s freeway systems is proving to be a zero-sum game — at least in the case of the 710 Freeway extension project.
On Wednesday, 126 residents...
| 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...