| Dec 26, 2013
| 1:37 PM
Seventeen young women will be presented to society on Saturday when the La Caņada 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....
| 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...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 5:01 PM
Ten Years Ago
The Vons and Ralphs supermarkets in La Caņada 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 CAŅADA — 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 20, 2012
| 2:43 PM
The top-10 male high school athletes from the 2011-12 season were voted on by the Glendale News-Press sports department. These are selections 2-10. See the Aug. 23 edition for the Male Athlete of the Year.
2 Pavle Atanackovic, Crescenta Valley High...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 12:51 PM
August is a time when soon-to-be college freshmen are “preparing” for school. For just about any red-blooded American teenager, this means shopping, shopping and more shopping.
But a worn-out credit card does not a prepared freshman make. So,...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 5:35 PM
Lee Ross has rooted for the hometown team at all but one baseball stadium in the nation.
He’ll get his chance on Tuesday, when the Washington Nationals host the Cincinnati Reds.
Ross, 75, of Glendale, and his friend, Dimon McFerson of Ohio,...