| Oct 19, 2011
| 2:58 PM
A potential traffic tragedy was averted on Monday when a woman whose car would not stop accelerating on Foothill Boulevard was able to stop the vehicle, thanks to the instructions of a Crescenta Valley Sheriff’s Station dispatcher.
The woman, a 40-...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 3:50 PM
Sport Chalet’s financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2012 have come in and things are looking up for the La Cañada Flintridge-based sports equipment retailer, as its net income increased by $1.1 million from this time last fiscal year....
| Nov 16, 2011
| 4:53 PM
People who are looking forward to pre-burning some Thanksgiving Day calories are urged to sign up for the annual Thanksgiving morning run through town, according to a spokesperson for the sponsoring agency, the Community Center of La Cañada Flintridge....
| Nov 23, 2011
| 3:24 PM
La Cañada Flintridge’s Downtown Village specific plan is intended to drum up business and shoppers walking along Foothill Boulevard, but for California Executive Escrow at 707 Foothill Blvd., it means eviction.
The plan designates that ground-floor...
| 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...
| 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
| Jul 24, 2012
| 8:25 PM
Ten Years Ago
The new corporate office building for Sport Chalet, Inc. was taking shape in the summer of 2002. About 100 employees were expected to move into the 27,000-square-foot building in the fall of the same year.
Twenty Years Ago
| Aug 1, 2012
| 4:25 PM
Residents of the Meadow Grove neighborhood who are looking forward to construction of sound walls between their properties and the Foothill (210) Freeway got their first look at models of the decibel-dropping barriers at a meeting Monday night.
| Aug 18, 2012
| 3:15 PM
Having survived a five-year profit drought as well as a nearly snowless winter, La Cañada Flintridge-based Sport Chalet turned a corner last quarter and is updating its retail strategy for the long haul, Chief Executive Craig Levra told shareholders...