| Mar 20, 2014
| 2:33 PM
Hoover High School, Toll Middle School and Keppel Elementary will host their annual block party celebrating the arts from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on April 5.
There will be great food, fun activities for the kids, amazing art and great music including...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 3:35 PM
City and school officials, as well as other local residents and business leaders turned out at La Cañada Elementary on Feb. 28 to participate in the annual Community Read-in, organized by the PTA.
More than 25 members of the community were scheduled...
| Mar 13, 2014
Ten Years Ago
Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Alice C. Hill, a resident of La Cañada Flintridge, was named the 2004 Judge of the Year by the San Fernando Valley Bar Assn.
Twenty Years Ago
Mary Brosius was named rose curator for Descanso Gardens'...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 3:35 PM
Students, parents and principals alike gathered at La Cañada Unified School District headquarters the evening of Feb. 20 to celebrate the 69 award-winning students at the annual Reflections program awards ceremony that puts the focus on arts.
| Feb 19, 2014
| 4:08 PM
The new Common Core State Standards and computerized state exams that students will begin taking in upcoming weeks were up for discussion Tuesday night at the La Cañada home of Glendale Council PTA President Sandy Russell, where State Supt. Tom...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 6:36 PM
State Supt. Tom Torlakson was in town on Wednesday, but not to speak at a large rally.
He was in a much more intimate setting — the home of Glendale Council PTA President Sandy Russell, where he fielded questions from about 10 local parents about...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Greetings, 818 readers! Today is Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014. Temperatures for today are expected to reach a high of 81 degrees and a low of 52.
Here are some of the top headlines in the area:
- San Gabriel resident Jorge Villalobos, 47, was found...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 9:36 AM
Glendale school officials will soon begin gauging if there is any interest to change the name of College View School to better reflect its mission as crews prepare to demolish the school and build a new one in its place, starting next month.
| Feb 6, 2014
| 11:30 AM
Susan Boyd, a former member and past president of the La Cañada Unified School District Governing Board, has been selected by the district's administrative team to receive the 2013-14 Golden Apple Award.
Sponsored by the Assn. of California School...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 5:53 PM
After a local PTA conducted a survey of parents, the results sparked district officials to move forward with guidelines that emphasize quality over quantity when it comes to students’ homework — and state PTA officials are taking notice....
| Feb 27, 2013
| 8:27 PM
The creative talents of a junior high poet, a high school photographer and an elementary school composer are taking the students to the state level of the annual PTA Reflections competition.
The three are Noah Trong, a La Cañada Elementary School fourth-...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 12:42 PM
In response to the death of a student at La Cañada High School Friday afternoon, the school district canceled all events over the weekend.
Also canceled was the PTA Founders Day Awards ceremony, which had been scheduled for Wednesday night in the high...