| Jul 15, 2013
| 5:34 PM
Caltrans announced that two lanes of the northbound 5 Freeway will reopen later this afternoon for the first time since a tanker truck fire at the freeway’s junction with the 2 Freeway on Saturday.
But officials said they are still not sure when...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 6:23 AM
All lanes on the 5 and 2 freeways near downtown Los Angeles have been reopened after a huge fuel tanker fire over the weekend, the California Highway Patrol said Tuesday morning.
The only closure still in effect is the transition between the...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 10:12 AM
Joanne Nuckols has put the people she calls "transportation bullies" in their place for decades.
She reels off the long, sordid history of South Pasadena's fight against extending the 710 Freeway through her town, lawsuit by lawsuit, injunction by...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 5:23 PM
If transportation officials opt to extend the Long Beach (710) Freeway with a tunnel, La Cañada Flintridge leaders are prepared to fight the project, which they say could have a serious environmental impact on the city.
The City Council on Monday...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 11:04 PM
A man hanging from the side of a mountain was rescued by deputies early Tuesday, according to a statement from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
About 1:10 a.m. Tuesday, a group of motorists flagged down deputies to tell them their friend's...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 12:07 PM
La Cañada Flintridge City Manager Mark Alexander is quick to point out that City Council members drive decision-making and he's quick to give his staff the credit for jobs well-done. But legacies — even quiet ones — aren't built to be ignored....
| Aug 23, 2013
| 2:17 PM
Police will be looking for drunk drivers Friday night during a sobriety checkpoint in an undisclosed neighborhood in the city.
The checkpoint, which will be from 8 p.m. to 3 a.m., is part of a countywide crackdown on motorists who are driving under...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 4:16 PM
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority this week voted to block fast-track funding for the Long Beach (710) Freeway extension over the next 10 years.
While the proposal to extend the 710 Freeway to the Foothill (210) Freeway will...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 10:38 AM
Police plan to patrol Glendale in search of motorists who may be driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol this Fourth of July holiday weekend.
Officers from the California Highway Patrol Altadena station, as well as Glendale, Burbank and San...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 11:29 AM
Ten Years Ago
For the third year, the grass-roots, community-based effort known as “Drive 25” to reduce the speed of cars around school sites was renewed as the new school year got underway in La Cañada Unified.
Twenty Years Ago
| Aug 31, 2013
| 12:53 PM
A residential development in Glendale that just last week received approval to be built as condominiums has been put on the market.
The 50-unit Colorado Gardens complex, located across from the Americana at Brand, has been put up for sale for $4.5...
| Jun 20, 2013
La Cañada Flintridge
Burglary: 2100 block of La Cañada Crest Drive, between 11:30 p.m. June 17 and 5 a.m. June 18. Purse containing cash, identification and credit cards stolen from locked vehicle.