“Please, ‘Pokémon Go’ responsibly.” Consider that a public service reminder from Crescenta Valley Sheriff’s Captain Bill Song. Continue reading “Be Alert When Pursuing Pokémon”
The recent game app craze Pokemon Go has universally captured the imagination of growing crowds of players, perhaps providing a temporary and carefree distraction from other more disturbing events happening around the world and in our country recently. Unfortunately, the obsessive nature of the game is distracting players to the point that attacks and injuries are occurring in unsafe areas or late at night, some resulting in car accidents. Continue reading “Treasure Hunts Are a Magical Staple of Childhood”
This is your mother’s charity.
Kids and Teens Care L.A.-La Cañada is a grassroots group formed 2½ years ago with two goals: to look out for the less fortunate around the world — including right here in La Cañada Flintridge — and to teach the youth involved the value of such work. Continue reading “Local Moms and Kids Have a Heart for Those in Need”
Consider them a team of scientific superheroes whose mission is to democratize air quality data in a way that tangibly benefits the world. Continue reading “Ingenuity of ex-LCHS Science Enthusiasts is Recognized”
Dear Parent Coach,
I read voraciously as a child, and I’d like to instill that same passion for books in my own children. During the relaxed days of summer, I’d like to encourage my elementary-age children to read more than they are able to during the busy school year. Any ideas of how I can make reading more fun for them?
Bookworm Mom Continue reading “Summer is the Time to Instill a Passion for Reading”
Vicki Schwartz said she’s long wondered why La Cañada Flintridge didn’t have a Sister City. Continue reading “Sister Act: LCF Group Hunts for Companion City”
The brightly colored deck chairs you would normally expect to see on a cruise ship or poolside didn’t seem at all out of place Wednesday stationed around the lake in the otherwise utterly native Oak Woodland section of Descanso Gardens. Continue reading “Descanso Visitors Lounge Lakeside This Summer”
The sales are over; the doors are closed permanently. Sport Chalet, the sporting goods retail giant that was born in La Cañada Flintridge 57 years ago, was shuttered last week, it’s 45,000-square foot anchor store in LCF’s Town Center dark until a new tenant or tenants move in. Continue reading “Goodbye, Sport Chalet”
The La Cañada Flintridge City Council elected at its annual budget meetings this week to dip into the city’s reserves and withdraw $492,200 to cover all of the capital projects and community contributions it deemed necessary in the coming year.
“That’s what reserves are for,” City Councilman Dave Spence said Tuesday. Continue reading “City Taps Reserves for New Project Tracking System”
Crescenta Valley Sheriff’s Capt. Bill Song handled the heat like a pro Sunday, grilling for 40 deputies and guests on hand to enjoy the boss’ culinary talents and the station’s brand-new barbecue patio — a structure courtesy of the Crescenta Valley Sheriff’s Support Group. Continue reading “Patio is Latest Expression of CV Sheriff Support Group”