| Jan 30, 2014
| 10:25 AM
Restricted parking signs will be posted in coming days on three residential streets near the La Cañada Town Center in a move to discourage parking there by center employees.
"We're trying to get the employees to park in the Town Center. The people...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 7:15 PM
Liz Blackwelder saddled her horse in Pomona, put on her wide-brimmed hat and started riding east across the United States. She hit winter weather in Arizona and northern New Mexico, trudging on through snow and temperatures so low that icicles formed on...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 1:40 PM
The La Cañada Flintridge Trails Council has released a DVD recounting the history of the trails in the city that many residents enjoy on a daily basis.
The release marks the Trails Council’s upcoming 40th anniversary. The film is directed by John...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 1:16 PM
Ten Years Ago
The city began considering an application from Sport Chalet to build a corporate headquarters office on what was then the 900 block of Houseman Street. The corporate offices of the retail chain had outgrown their location on Foothill...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 1:53 PM
The long-awaited opening of a specialty grocery store in the vacant former Sport Chalet location on Foothill Boulevard will take at least another six months, but other area entrepreneurs promise they’re still on track to open this summer.
| Dec 7, 2011
| 2:02 PM
An attempt by Sprouts Farmers Market to convince the City Council that large, internally lit signage should be approved for the La Cañada store it plans to open next year was denied Monday.
Deborah Leone, representing Noble Signs, the firm creating...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 4:34 PM
I feel like Bob Cratchit, toiling not in the pinched shop of Ebenezer Scrooge, but in a La Cañada home which is — four days before Christmas — once again without power.
Like many of my neighbors, I was plunged into the abyss by the horrific...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 3:21 PM
Los Angeles-based IDS Real Estate Group has purchased La Cañada Flintridge Town Center for a price in excess of $40 million, the company announced Thursday.
A deal for the 7.6-acre retail complex at Foothill Boulevard and Angeles Crest Highway, the city&...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 10:15 AM
Norbert Olberz, the founder of La Cañada Flintridge-based Sport Chalet, died on Friday, the company announced. He was 86.
Olberz founded the company in 1959, building the enterprise into a multi-million dollar, publicly traded company. He served as Sport...
| Jul 19, 2011
Norbert Olberz, founder of the Southern California-based Sport Chalet chain of outdoor recreational equipment stores, died of natural causes Friday at his home in La Cañada Flintridge, the company announced. He was 86.
As chief executive for four...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 6:36 PM
Norbert Olberz, the founder of La Cañada Flintridge-based Sport Chalet, died Friday, a company spokesperson announced. He was 86.
Olberz, who arrived in the U.S. in 1955 after immigrating to Canada from his native Germany, was a fixture of the La...