Matthew Sox and Tristan Kalnins combined for a three-hit shutout and led the La Cañada varsity baseball team to a 5-0 victory over host Monrovia on Tuesday. Continue reading “La Cañada, Flintridge Prep Score League Victories”
Before he was an attorney prosecuting DUIs, La Cañada Unified School District Governing Board President Dan Jeffries worked on an ambulance crew while he was in college and law school. He witnessed, first hand, often tragic results of drunk driving. Continue reading “LCHS Students to Simulate Drunk Driving Risks”
This past Sunday — Palm Sunday — La Cañada Presbyterian Church welcomed its new pastor, the Rev. Jeff Hoffmeyer, who emerged from a field of more than 200 candidates to lead La Cañada Flintridge’s largest congregation. Continue reading “LCPC Finds New Pastor After Nationwide Search”
Spring has sprung, flowers are bursting forth in a riotous display of color and the Easter bunny is on his way.
The Easter season is upon us, inviting the warmth of family gatherings as well as warmer weather, in addition to the unique promise of the lengthening of days. Continue reading “Pick Array of Easter Traditions to Make Memories”
Crescenta Valley Sheriff’s Department detectives are investigating claims about a pair of armed robberies last week near Glenhaven Park in La Cañada Flintridge, an official said. Continue reading “Sheriff’s Detectives Investigating Armed Robbery Complaints”
La Cañada High School pitcher Holly Stoner was stellar in the circle and shut out host Monrovia, 7-0, in a Rio Hondo League game on Tuesday.
The Spartan ace went the distance and allowed only one hit and struck out nine. Continue reading “Spartans Remain Perfect in League”
The La Cañada High School varsity boys’ tennis team bounced back in Rio Hondo League play with a dominant 17-1 victory over host Monrovia on Tuesday. Continue reading “LCHS Clobbers Monrovia, 17-1”
The Flintridge Prep varsity boys’ volleyball team rallied past local rival La Cañada, 16-25, 25-21, 14-25, 25-13, 15-11, in a nonleague match on Monday.
The Rebels trailed, 2-1, after three games but bounced back in the fourth with a dominant 25-13 win. They carried over that momentum into the final set to escape La Cañada High with a victory. Continue reading “Flintridge Prep Edges La Cañada”
The La Cañada High School varsity softball team returned from spring break on Wednesday and took on Temple City in a Rio Hondo League game.
Charlie DePew was walking across the playground at La Cañada Elementary School, back to class, when his life changed.
He’d just clowned his way through a tryout for a part in the 6th-grade production of “Charlie Brown,” and it was bothering him, this sense that he might be squandering an opportunity.
“So I ran back to the cafeteria and I was like, ‘I want to really try!’” said DePew, whose second take got him the part, and whose performance earned applause that triggered another notion: “‘I’m going to do this!’”
Good grief, Charlie DePew, you weren’t joking. Continue reading “LCHS Grad Hits Big on TV Drama”