| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:50 PM
Erik Olberz, son of Sport Chalet founders Norbert and Irene Olberz, has stepped down from his 20-year seat on the La Caņada-based sporting good chain's board of directors, it was announced this week.
“It's been a great pleasure serving on Sport...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 2:58 PM
Workers are busy sealing up a building in a shopping center on Foothill Boulevard ahead of the winter season.
Concrete was removed around the T.J.Maxx building on Oakwood Avenue near Foothill Boulevard this week and a waterproof lining was placed...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Ten Years Ago
Having been in the planning stage for a full year, the La Caņada Flintridge Farmers Market debuted for a six-month trial period. The stalls for the first market were set up on Beulah Drive, in front of Sport Chalet headquarters.
| May 29, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Spanish retailer Zara is coming to downtown Los Angeles, bringing a dash of fast fashion to a district increasingly pegged as a potential shopping powerhouse.
The 27,000-square-foot store that the trendy chain plans to open in the Figat7th shopping...
| May 29, 2013
| 4:54 PM
One of two employees injured in an explosion at the La Caņada Flintridge Sport Chalet on March 1 is suing the company.
Lauren Polzin, a 27-year-old who led the store's scuba department, was severely burned when she was asked to shut off a gas valve...
| May 30, 2013
| 12:41 PM
An economic upturn sent more customers to La Caņada Flintridge-based Sport Chalet Inc. stores in the past year, an official from the sporting goods chain announced last week.
"Sales were higher across all of our channels," Craig Levra, Sport Chalet's...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 1:57 PM
The La Caņada Flintridge-based sporting goods chain Sport Chalet, Inc. opened a new store in downtown Los Angeles this week.
Located inside the newly renovated FIGat7th retail center on Figueroa and 7th streets, the 27,000-square-foot store will offer...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 1:18 PM
La Caņada Flintridge
June 30 - July 2
Identity theft: 500 block of Venado Vista Drive. A man reported fraudulent credit card accounts being opened in his name.
Petty theft: 1300 block of Foothill Boulevard, between 9 a.m. and noon. A doctor...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 4:20 PM
La Caņada 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...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 2:09 PM
On Monday morning, Veterans Day, I was so focused on my computer screen that it seemed that the rest of the world had disappeared. Like a pesky fly, a low but persistent sound penetrated my consciousness.
I was taken out of time and place because it...