Chaplain Mark Yeager wasn’t sure what to expect when his keynote speaker promised to deliver an address focused on “Mesmerizing Rhythms,” but Mark Labberton came through with a splendid motivational morning message at the annual Community Prayer Breakfast recently at the Crescenta Cañada YMCA.
Cynthia “Cindy” Marie Wyatt, age 62, passed away in her home on Aug. 22 in Montrose.
She was born on April 9, 1954, in Cicero, Ill. She graduated magna cum laude from Loyola University in Chicago in 1976. She worked in sales and business development with the Pharmaseal Laboratories, a division of American Hospital Supply in Glendale. She obtained her master’s degree in business administration from Pepperdine University in Malibu. Cindy finished her career as a marketing manager with Sunrise Medical.
A standing-room-only crowd in the La Cañada Unified School District’s board room was divided between the attendees in the yellow “One City, One School District” buttons and those in the yellow “Keep GUSD Whole” buttons.
The La Cañada Flintridge City Council will wait for input from the state to decide whether to allow owners of commercial buildings within multifamily zones in the city to expand their facilities.
The CIF-Southern Section announced Monday that Drake Beasley Jr., a La Cañada High School senior who is one of the top football players in the state, will remain ineligible for what’s left of the season, denying an appeal by his family last month.
Students learn differently, and so the safety officials at La Cañada High School capped Red Ribbon Week on campus with varying tactics to deliver important lessons on drug-free living.
La Cañada High School’s Susan Moore was included this week among the 22 speech and debate coaches to be named winners of the Diamond Coach Award by the National Speech & Debate Association.
Dr. Andrew John “Drew” Meyer, who served as La Cañada High School’s principal from 1986-89, passed away surrounded by his family on Oct. 29. He was 72.
Meyer, who also served as president of the La Cañada Kiwanis Club in 1992-93, had been in failing health for more than a year and entered into the critical stage of illness six months ago, according to his son. He was a resident of Idaho Falls, Idaho.
After serving as LCHS principal, Meyer served as assistant superintendent of business in the La Cañada Unified School District from 1989-94. He then moved to become superintendent of San Lorenzo Valley Unified School District.
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Even before the first of two scheduled public hearings about the proposed Sagebrush territory transfer took place Wednesday evening at the La Cañada Unified School District, representatives on both sides of the matter dug in.
The LCUSD Governing Board on Monday voted unanimously in favor of a resolution to redistrict. Continue reading “Both Districts Resolute Before Sagebrush Hearings”
City Councilman Dave Spence recalls the day, a couple of decades ago, when he took his teenage nephew visiting from Florida on a hike up Cherry Canyon: “We were walking up this trail at 7 in the morning, and about five or six deer were on top of this hill up here. My nephew said, ‘Uncle Dave! I thought we were in Los Angeles!’ Continue reading “Historic Hike with the Mayor”