| Mar 6, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, 818 readers. Today is Thursday, March 6, 2014. The Glendale area will have a high of 72 and a low of 52, according to the National Weather Service.
- To the delight of parents and students, a unique crossing-guard program at a Rosemont...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 3:29 PM
With storms poised to arrive last night and continue into the weekend, the city of La Cañada Flintridge reports that all local debris basins are in good condition, but that officials will be keeping an eye out for potential flooding or debris flows....
| May 14, 2014
| 2:13 PM
Ten Years Ago
Workers began digging up the asphalt and removing shrubbery at a Caltrans park and ride lot on Foothill Boulevard near the 2 Freeway entrance. The work was being done as preparation for turning the property into La Cañada's newest park,...
| May 22, 2014
| 2:17 PM
Members of the La Cañada Flintridge City Council were updated Monday by a Caltrans representative on the status of the 210 (Foothill) Freeway Pavement Rehabilitation Project, a three-year, $148.5-million construction effort that will begin in October....
| May 23, 2014
| 7:05 AM
Good morning, readers! Today is Thursday, May 23. Weather in the Glendale area will reach a high of 73 degrees and a low of 59, National Weather Service.
In the news from your area:
- Glendale police have arrested a 62-year-old Los Angeles man for...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 10:38 AM
In response to the Glendale News-Press article "Massive building boom troubles Caltrans" published on Friday, Jan. 10, 2014: The city of Glendale has executed a policy of smart and sustainable development in and around our downtown core. Not only does...
| May 8, 2014
| 10:38 AM
Los Angeles County transportation officials announced last week that the draft Environmental Impact Report for the 710 Freeway extension project is now anticipated for a February 2015 release.
News of the delay comes on the heels of an announcement made...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Los Angeles County transportation officials have pushed back its release of an environmental report regarding 710 Freeway extension proposals, local officials learned this week.
Once available, the data provided in the draft Environmental Impact report...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 2:57 PM
Caltrans, slammed by a state audit for mismanaging the 500-plus properties it owns in Pasadena, South Pasadena and Los Angeles, has identified 17 homes that could be sold.
The state transportation agency bought the properties up to six decades earlier...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 3:02 PM
The eastbound and westbound off-ramps at Western Avenue along the southbound Golden State (5) Freeway will be closed for 60 days, tentatively beginning on March 24, according to Caltrans officials.
The closure is part of a project to construct a carpool...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 6:00 PM
The forecast is running lukewarm to cold on the prospect of local cities managing the hundreds of residential properties Caltrans owns in South Pasadena, Pasadena and Los Angeles.
A state audit in August blasted the transportation agency for...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 5:39 PM
The truck driver convicted of manslaughter after a fatal 2009 collision at the bottom of Angeles Crest Highway in La Cañada Flintridge is taking his case to the court of appeal.
Marcos Costa, 46, was sentenced to seven years and four months in prison...