| Mar 1, 2013
| 2:08 PM
Sport Chalet on Friday released a statement hours after two employees were injured in an explosion at the store in La Canada Flintridge, calling it a “tragic event” that was being investigated by outside agencies.
The two employees -- who...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 9:53 PM
Two employees at the Sports Chalet in La Cañada Flintridge suffered burns Friday after an explosion ripped through the sporting goods store, authorities said.
The two employees — who remained unidentified Friday afternoon — were asked to shut...
| 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 6, 2013
| 7:35 PM
Warm, dry weather and economic uncertainty led to a $1.9-million net loss in its third-quarter sales, La Cañada Flintridge-based Sport Chalet Inc. announced Wednesday.
“While this was a tough holiday season for many retailers, our third-quarter...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 8:36 PM
10 Years Ago
With a game against Culver City ending in a 5-3 score, the La Cañada High School varsity ice hockey team, then in its second season, recorded its first-ever win.
20 Years Ago
The presentation of the third annual La Cañada Kiwanis...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 6:15 PM
After experiencing the deep freeze of last week, this weekend's sunshine was so welcome. On Sunday morning I sat in my outdoor patio swing and finished up an epic 3,435-page book I had been reading for some time. The book, simply called "New York," had...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 5:00 AM
“We're safe on Mars.”
La Cañada Flintridge's connection to the heavens made for a sensational story in 2012, as Jet Propulsion Laboratory safely landed the NASA rover Curiosity on the Red Planet. JPL engineer Al Chen made the announcement...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 7:39 PM
Ten Years Ago
The city granted permission for the renaming of a private access road in front of the new headquarters of La Cañada-based Sport Chalet, Inc. from Houseman Street to “Sport Chalet Drive.”
Twenty Years Ago
| Dec 10, 2012
| 2:15 PM
First there was surfing Santa Claus and hockey-playing Santa. Now St. Nick is strapping on an oxygen tank to take photos underwater with shoppers at Sport Chalet.
The sporting goods chain, based in La Canada, is offering customers a free photo op with a...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 10:38 AM
You’ve got gifts covered for your significant other, your best friend and your mom. But what about the mailman? The gardener? The poor, neglected schoolteacher?
That’s where tipping comes in. Compared to last year 88% of Americans plan to...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 4:05 PM
La Cañada Flintridge-based sporting goods retailer Sport Chalet announced Wednesday that its financial results for the quarter that ended in October are the best second-quarter results the company has seen in five years.
During a conference call, Chief...