| Nov 4, 2012
Even if the outcome of nearly every race in California from president on down is certain, your vote still matters when it comes to ballot measures, most of which can go either way: death penalty, three-strikes law, competing soak-the-rich tax-increase...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 6:51 AM
A stretch of Interstate 5 through the Grapevine remained closed Friday morning because of snow and ice on the roadway, the California Highway Patrol said.
Traffic logs indicated both directions of the freeway were closed about 2 a.m. As of 5:15 a.m.,...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 10:55 AM
The setting was beautiful: a hill high above the intersection of the Santa Monica (10) and Long Beach (710) freeways, with panoramic views of downtown L.A. and much of the San Gabriel Valley, even on this dark and misty Thursday night.
But the scene...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 12:26 PM
Opposition to a potential tunnel connecting the Long Beach (710) and Foothill (210) freeways rang loud and clear among the more than 125 Crescenta Valley residents who turned out for an outreach meeting Wednesday night.
The forum — organized by the...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 8:22 AM
A late winter storm is bringing rain and possibly thunderstorms to Southern California on Thursday and Friday, along with up to eight inches of snow in the mountains.
Rainfall amounts will vary, with the potential for brief heavy downpours and small...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 3:55 PM
This week I sent a formal request demanding that the California Department of Transportation end all efforts to further the 710 Freeway extension. Since my days as La Caņada Flintridge mayor and councilman, I have been given false and misleading...
| May 30, 2012
| 7:31 AM
A portion of Angeles Forest Highway between Aliso Canyon Road and Upper Big Tujunga Canyon Road will be closed for five days next week for a road reconstruction project.
The closure will be in effect from 7 a.m. Monday to 5 p.m. Friday, according to an...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 12:43 PM
A portion of Angeles Forest Highway that's been closed this week for road reconstruction is slated to reopen Friday for the weekend.
The section of highway between Aliso Canyon Road and Upper Big Tujunga Canyon Road has been closed since Monday. The...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 9:15 AM
A section of the Ventura (134) Freeway has reopened following a fiery crash that consumed a gas tanker and another car late Saturday,the California Highway Patrol is reporting.
The fire erupted shortly after 11 p.m. when the rear trailer to the tanker...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 3:54 PM
A 25-year-old Glendale motorist is free on bail following a fiery crash Saturday night that shut down the Ventura (134) Freeway for hours, police said.
Prosecutors have yet to file charges against the motorist, Hakop Maghakyan, who was taken into custody...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 7:29 PM
On the same night Pasadena officials were raking Los Angeles County transportation officials over the coals for their proposals to extend the Long Beach (710) Freeway, Glendale City Councilman Ara Najarian was carrying a similar tune in La Caņada...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 10:10 AM
A state audit released Thursday slammed the California Department of Transportation for mismanaging homes it owns along the Long Beach (710) Freeway extension corridor, losing millions in rental income in the process and overspending on repairs....