| Oct 17, 2014
| 6:51 PM
A youth pastor, a longtime council member and a former schoolteacher represent some of the candidates looking to be part of the Crescenta Valley Town Council.
This year, La Crescenta residents will vote to fill six slots. A total of six people are...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 10:24 AM
Glendale school officials appointed Sandy Russell to its board Wednesday night with a 3-1 vote after a series of televised interviews with five applicants vying for the seat.
“I’m humbled, I’m overwhelmed, and I’m excited…...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 1:09 PM
La Cañada Unified has made great strides toward integrating technology into the classroom but still has a long way to go, according to technology director Jamie Lewsadder’s road map for the district.
On Tuesday, Lewsadder shared with the school...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 8:11 PM
An age-old problem was tackled again in City Hall last week, when several parents of students who attend La Cañada Elementary School spoke to the Public Works and Traffic Commission about their struggles with drivers who drop off or pick up their children...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 5:19 PM
Glendale school officials released the names of the five candidates looking to be appointed to the school board this week following school board member Mary Boger's resignation due to illness.
Of the 16 who applied for the appointed position, school...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 3:04 PM
A resident of the Sagebrush area of La Cañada Flintridge is one of five candidates looking to be appointed to the Glendale school board this week following school board member Mary Boger’s resignation due to illness.
Of the 16 who applied for the...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 1:07 PM
Over the last few years, thanks to the work of parent and traffic-safety advocate Kara Sergile, I've had experience as both a valet drop-off lane attendant and a "walking school bus" volunteer with R.D. White Elementary.
Valet lanes at White and other...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 5:37 PM
Glendale school officials this week released answers to 63 questions posed by parents and residents during a PTA meeting last month at Mountain Avenue Elementary about the possible transfer of an area called the Sagebrush territory to the La Cañada...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 7:05 AM
Good morning, locals. Today is Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. Temperatures today are expected to reach a high of 96 and a low of 72 degrees in the Glendale area today.
Headlines from the area:
- The deaths of three Burbank teens killed in a car...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 6:00 PM
When it comes to school district business and finance, La Cañada Unified's new chief business and operations officer, Mark Evans, is sort of a triple threat.
In addition to being a numbers guy, Evans has worked for years as a teacher in multiple...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 2:36 PM
This is the second part of a column on tips for school board candidates.
A new member of the school board has a lot to learn. Fortunately for our district, board members have the benefit of governance classes offered by the California School Boards...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 12:59 PM
With classes into their second week, PTAs are gearing up for activities.
Marc Perlman, president of the Wilson Middle School PTSA, has put a concerted effort on the importance of parents being a part of their children's education. Additionally,...