| Jul 1, 2014
| 6:34 PM
Sporting goods retailer Sport Chalet Inc., which was founded in La Cañada Flintridge more than 50 years ago, was sold to an East Coast company that will use the purchase to create one of the nation's largest sporting goods chains.
| Jul 2, 2014
| 1:15 PM
On June 30, 2004, scientists and engineers at JPL held their breaths as 800 million miles from Earth, the Cassini spacecraft succumbed to the pull of Saturn's gravity field.
After seven years in transit, the craft was set to begin a four-year mission...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Local officials reacted Wednesday to the news announced earlier this week that sporting goods retailer Sport Chalet, a longtime La Cañada company and flagship of the city’s Town Center, is being sold to an East Coast retail group.
| Sep 5, 2014
| 5:28 PM
Jim Mora and his coaching staff should chip in and buy a steak dinner at the best restaurant in Charlottesville for the Virginia starting quarterback, as he was the Bruins' primary scoring weapon last Saturday. I shudder to think what the outcome would...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 4:11 PM
Sport Chalet, Inc. shareholders recently approved a $70-million acquisition of the La Cañada Flintridge-based retailer by an East Coast sporting goods company, both companies announced Monday.
Shareholders had until Aug. 15 to approve the offer of $1....
| Dec 27, 2013
| 4:20 PM
La Cañada Flintridge had a difficult first quarter in 2013 as residents coped with two tragic events. But the city also experienced positive changes throughout the year, such as a surge in the number of businesses in the downtown area and a change of...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 4:59 PM
Courtney Brockmeyer wants to make a difference, one backpack and one child at a time.
The former Nestle executive quit her six-figure job on May 31 to start a company named Sydney Paige Inc. that, not unlike Toms Shoes or Patagonia, gives back to its...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 1:33 PM
Ten Years Ago
Deputies from the Crescenta Valley Sheriff's Station were inviting the public to be generous during their planned April 20, 2004 "Tip-A-Cop" event held at Hill Street Cafe. The law enforcement officials said they would donate all the...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 8:48 PM
If you're an outdoors enthusiast or weekend warrior, chances are you're a fan of Sport Chalet Inc. If you're an investor, well, that's another story.
Living up to its moniker, "the Experts," Sport Chalet staffs its stores with marathon runners,...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 8:47 PM
The company: Sport Chalet Inc.
Headquarters: La Cañada Flintridge
Ticker: SPCHA and SPCHB
Leadership: Craig Levra, chairman and chief executive
Fiscal 2013 revenue: $361 million
Fiscal 2013 net loss: $3.3 million
| Jun 18, 2014
| 4:37 PM
I have been a trail user in our town, for more than 20 years and I have to say that the trails have never looked better! We are so fortunate to live in a community that has over 22 miles of multiple-use trails. Now is a great time to get out and explore...