| Apr 10, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Nearly 530 teens considering a career tending to injured athletes turned out Saturday when Saint Francis High School hosted its 13th annual Sports Medicine Competition.
Over the years the event has grown from just four schools participating to 39...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 1:37 PM
Seventeen young women will be presented to society on Saturday when the La Cañada Thursday Club holds its annual Bal Blanc de Noel at the Omni Hotel in Los Angeles. The honorees are Tracey Hill Andrews, Galey Kathryn Caverly, Jessica Anne Davidson,...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 4:58 PM
Shortly before arriving on the scene and beginning a captivating career with the Crescenta Valley High girls’ golf team for four seasons, the thought of considering golf as a team sport hadn’t crossed Jocelyn Chia’s mind.
| Jan 23, 2014
| 5:19 PM
A new era is about to unfold for the Glendale Community College men’s golf team.
Since the program was reinstated in 2008 after it was previously scrapped in 1985, the Vaqueros built a solid foundation under the tutelage of coach Greg Osbourne....
| Nov 27, 2013
| 12:53 PM
In 1964 I had three ambitions: to win Amia Divia's heart, to attend the Naval Academy, and to become the golden gloves lightweight champion of New York City.
In retrospect, my last goal was more excruciating than the previous two.
My boxing coach,...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 5:01 PM
Ten Years Ago
The Vons and Ralphs supermarkets in La Cañada were among 850 stores in the state impacted by the Southern California grocery workers' strike. Picketers stood outside both locations asking customers not to shop there for the duration. The...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 11:55 AM
LA CAÑADA — When the St. Francis High freshman football team's practice concluded Wednesday evening, the sixth to eighth graders lined up for the second annual Golden Knights Youth Football Camp were waiting in the wings.
After its debut year in...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 3:43 PM
Supplying water to thousands of homes and buildings in a semi-arid climate threaded by dwindling river systems is no small task.
Foothill residents currently get less than half their water from local groundwater basins and canyon runoff. The remaining...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 2:04 PM
Success on the high school swimming scene came quicker than expected for Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy’s Kirsten Vose.
An impressive freshman season highlighted by a runner-up finish in the 100-yard breaststroke at the 2012 CIF Southern Section...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 12:40 PM
It's still fair to say St. Francis High owns the National High School Sports Medicine Championships.
Not only did Eli Hallak, director of the Golden Knights sports medicine program, develop the online competition two years ago, but his students won...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 7:44 PM
Congratulations are in order this week, as several local athletes throughout the San Fernando and San Gabriel Valleys--from the professionals right down to the high schoolers--achieved major milestones or received league honors.
Let's start with the...
| Mar 6, 2013
After making deep postseason runs in the CIF Southern Section playoffs, three local high school basketball teams have been invited to participate in the CIF State Basketball Championships.
The Crescenta Valley boys' squad, along with the Flintridge Prep...