| Nov 8, 2011
| 7:57 AM
As the Montrose Shopping Park Assn. lurches through a revamp among its leadership and possible changes at its popular farmers market, board members have unanimously agreed to give their executive director a 50% raise.
The vote earlier this month...
| Aug 26, 2012
| 1:06 PM
A bear hit by a car in La Cañada Flintridge early Sunday and showed up later near a Starbucks coffee shop has been euthanized, according to officials.
California Department of Fish and Game spokesman Andrew Hughan said the bear was euthanized at around 4...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 2:43 PM
A young bear struck by a car in La Cañada Flintridge Sunday was so severely injured that state fish and game officials were forced to euthanize the ursine because they determined it would not have been able to survive in the wild.
The bear was hit by a...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 5:45 PM
I enjoy going to Starbucks and amidst the chatter of coffee drinkers and the grind of the cappuccino machine I manage to delve into a myriad of writing projects. I also hear the laments of the customers as they wait for their morning brew.
I gather from...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 3:57 PM
The controversy over Starbucks opening along a strip of mom-and-pop shops in Montrose appeared to have subsided Thursday during a meeting of business leaders who applauded the coffee shop’s new manager.
The warm welcome was different than the...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 2:54 PM
While several City Council candidates said they’d be willing to look into a plastic foam container ban at a campaign forum Thursday night, few would give a direct answer as to whether they would support such a law if elected.
Dozens of cities...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 11:13 AM
A 31-year-old Glendale woman reported that a man grabbed her breast and tried stealing her purse Tuesday as she walked to Starbucks, police said.
The woman was using her iPhone and walking east toward the Starbucks in the 400 block of Burchett Street...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 1:11 PM
Two 16-year-old boys were arrested Friday after allegedly stealing a Starbucks tip jar containing $16.16, police said.
One of the boys -- whose names weren’t released because they are minors -- had been banned earlier that day from the Americana at...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 11:44 AM
An armed robber made off with $1,500 in cash from a La Cañada Flintridge Starbucks Saturday night, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriffs Office.
A gunman entered the coffee shop at 475 Foothill Boulevard just as it was closing at 9 p.m. Saturday,...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 4:02 PM
My mother preferred cooking gourmet main dishes to baking sweets. She'd much rather make a stuffed pork roll than an iced cinnamon roll. But every once in a while I'd come home from school to the aroma of spice cake or poppy seed bread. Rarely frosted,...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 4:03 PM
An 86-year-old female driver crashed a red sedan into a Starbucks in Glendale after she pressed the gas pedal instead of the brake Friday afternoon, authorities said.
A 65-year-old man sitting on the patio jumped out of the way of the Dodge Stratus,...
| Sep 4, 2010
We've all seen them. They take up space on the sidewalk outside reputable businesses. We try not to look at them, but wonder how they got themselves to this.
We secretly loathe them. They sit there, unkempt, sucking oxygen, unaware that there are hard-...