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  • Kids learn their self-defense chops

    Kids learn their self-defense chops
    On Sunday afternoon, a group of about 20 children between the ages of 8 and 13 walked into a self-defense class held at the Community Center of La Cañada Flintridge. Just two hours later, they all walked out knowing how to conduct themselves in the...
  • La Cañada History: Father's Day cover featured longtime community member

    La Cañada History: Father's Day cover featured longtime community member
    Ten Years Ago On a split, 3-2 vote, the La Cañada school board supported the city's plan to levy an assessment to put sewers in District 3A and 3B. The vote came at the last possible moment and was carried to City Hall, as other property owners within...
  • Traffic fixes get a green light at LCF Council meeting

    City Council members approved Monday several measures aimed at improving traffic flow and safety throughout La Cañada's Town Center corridor, including better timed signals and left-turn lights at key areas along Foothill Boulevard and Angeles Crest...
  • Flintridge Prep dedicates plaza

    Flintridge Prep dedicates plaza
    During a small ceremony held May 31 on the Flintridge Prep campus, the David S.K. Lee Family Plaza was dedicated in honor of a $750,000 gift to the school from David and Katherine Lee. "The senior lawn and patio have long been considered sacred by...
  • Make-A-Wish to send local teen to World Cup Games in Brazil

    Make-A-Wish to send local teen to World Cup Games in Brazil
    On Sunday, 18-year-old Mustapha Khawaja will leave his La Crescenta home in a limousine headed for the airport and, ultimately, Brazil and the World Cup games. Once there, he will watch two soccer matches and sight see with his family. His one-week, all...
  • Film Review: 'The Fault in Our Stars'

    Though it's correctly categorized as a teen romance, "The Fault in Our Stars" is above all a movie about cancer. Cancer provides the butt of the film's most caustic jokes, provides the magnetic pull that first draws its star-crossed couple together, and...
  • Artist Rob Schamberger creates portraits of WWE Superstars

    Artist Rob Schamberger creates portraits of WWE Superstars
    I first discovered Rob Schamberger on Twitter, around the time the Kansas City native was promoting his artwork and prepping for a trip to Wrestlemania 29. His work has featured the likes of Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson; Hulk Hogan; Randy Savage; Mae Young;...
  • Interview: Seth Meyers is up for hosting gigs, but not yet on 'SNL'

    Interview: Seth Meyers is up for hosting gigs, but not yet on 'SNL'
    Seth Meyers broke out a Chicago accent during his monologue on Thursday’s episode of “Late Night with Seth Meyers” when joking about the city’s ban on plastic grocery bags. The former Northwestern University and iO alum...
  • Passings: Kevin Sharp, Alistair MacLeod

    Kevin Sharp Country singer scored a handful of hits after overcoming cancer Kevin Sharp, 43, a Northern California-reared country singer whose gentle tenor voice helped him score a handful of country hits in the late 1990s after winning a battle...
  • Seminole Hard Rock announces charity donations, 10-year event

    Seminole Hard Rock announces charity donations, 10-year event
    Ceremonies are slated for midday Friday to mark 10th anniversary celebration of the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood, which first opened on May 11, 2004.    A special “Ten-a-Year for Ten Years” presentation at Hard Rock Live...
  • Country Singer Kevin Sharp Dies at 43

    Kevin Sharp, a country musician who topped the charts after fighting a grueling, heavily publicized battle with cancer in the mid '90s, has died. He was 43. According to his website, he died Saturday evening from "past stomach surgeries and digestive...
  • Kevin Sharp, '90s country singer who beat teen cancer, dies at 43

    Northern California-reared country singer Kevin Sharp, whose gentle tenor voice helped him score a handful of country hits in the late 1990s after winning a battle with cancer as a teenager, has died at 43. It wasn’t the cancer that took his...