| Mar 14, 2014
| 3:07 PM
The Crescenta-Cañada Family YMCA held its first-ever Indoor Triathlon Saturday, with individuals and family teams swimming laps in an indoor pool, then riding stationary spin bikes and running on treadmills in a friendly competition designed to promote...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 10:06 AM
Ken Robin remembers walking his dog in Los Feliz about four years ago when a stranger came up to him and asked if he plays tennis and Ping-Pong.
When he said he did, the man, Marshall Pura, replied: "Then I've got the game for you."
Robin, who was...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 2:12 PM
Ten Years Ago
The La Cañada Flintridge City Council awarded a $792,000 contract to Pima Construction to build a park on a former Caltrans lot on the south side of Foothill Boulevard near the Glendale (2) Freeway entrance. The transportation-themed...
| Jan 12, 2014
| 5:50 PM
West Virginians saw signs of hope Sunday even as 300,000 people spent a fourth day under orders not to use their tap water after a chemical spill.
"I believe we’re at a point where we see light at the end of the tunnel," Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 12:52 PM
The Burbank Community YMCA is slated to unveil next week its $1-million renovation, which includes upgrades to its aquatics center, pool and gym.
On Wednesday, the public can join the center in celebrating 90 years in Burbank, along with the renovations....
| Oct 5, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Who: Susan Kaplan of Boca Raton in September joined the accounting firm Fiske and Co. in Plantation, filling the newly created position of marketing and human resources director. She held the same position at Daszkal Bolton in Boca Raton.
| Oct 18, 2013
| 3:03 PM
When a statewide immigrant-rights coalition endorsed same-sex marriage this past spring, 11 groups were given a stark choice by a Roman Catholic anti-poverty program: Leave the coalition, or lose their Catholic funding.
Eight of the groups decided to...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 5:32 PM
Educators are caught in a circular conundrum. Students are stressed, and their parents, grandparents, mental health professionals and educators themselves all worry about the effects of that stress on student health, well-being, and, yes, on academic...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 5:05 PM
Jack Volpei first heard about the YMCA’s summer camp in 1963. He was told it would be good for his son, who was then 7 years old. And it was free.
“I thought there was a catch,” Volpei said.
That year, Volpei got involved with the...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Jack Volpei first heard about the YMCA's summer camp in 1963. He was told it would be good for his son, who was then 7 years old. And it was free.
"I thought there was a catch," Volpei said.
That year, Volpei got involved with the Burbank YMCA....
| Dec 6, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Snow came early to the cotton and sorghum fields here, sending dozens of cash-strapped families to the food bank on a recent afternoon for frozen chickens, cucumbers and canned green beans.
Quinetta Rascoe was waiting for them.
Wearing a bright pink...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 10:45 AM
Earl “Poppy” Fusselman – An Iowa farm boy’s full life of service to others.
Early Fusselman of Corona del Mar, CA passed away Saturday morning November 30, 2013. Earl was 96 years old. Earl, known as “Poppy” by his...