Sunday Aug 10
Pickup truck crash clogs Pasadena intersection
PASADENA >> The intersection of Lake Avenue and Villa Street in Pasadena is expected to be congested throughout the day as officials repair light posts and a bus bench destroyed in a solo-vehicle crash early Sunday, police said.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Assembly, Senate committees to host hearing on aging and long-term care
The Assembly Committee on Aging and Long-Term Care, chaired by Assemblywoman Mariko Yamada, D-Slano, will host a joint informational hearing at 2 p.m. Aug. 12 in State Capitol, room 113, with the newly established Senate Select Committee on Aging and Long Term Care, chaired by Senator Carol Liu, D-La Canada Flintridge.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
La Canada Valley Sun
Coalition honors area parents at ceremony
Ellen and Anthony Portantino of La Canada Flintridge were recently recognized during the National Parents Day Coalition ceremony held in Pasadena.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Surgeon general who fought tobacco dies at
Dr. Jesse Steinfeld, who became the first surgeon general ever forced out of office by the president after he campaigned hard against the dangers of smoking during the Richard Nixon era, died Tuesday.
JPL celebrates Curiosity rovera s first 2 years on Mars
LA CANADA FLINTRIDGE >> The Curiosity rover, which celebrated its 2-year Mars landing anniversary Tuesday, has been one of man's greatest accomplishment in space - second only to landing men on the moon, an expert said.
Victorville Daily Press
NASA scientist to speak at water conference
The Building Industry Association Baldy View Chapter has announced that the featured speaker at the eighth annual San Bernardino County Water Conference will be Bill Patzert.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Rock music tribute bands provide echoes of greatness
Fortunate Son lead vocalist Brad Ford, left, and guitarist Mike Franceschini, right, perform at a Summer Music in the Park concert at Memorial Park in La Canada Flintridge on June 29. When she heard the familiar voice of one of rock music's most recognizable singers during a recent Sunday afternoon concert at a park in La Caada Flintridge, Sue ... (more)
Sat Aug 02, 2014
South China Morning Post
Mars rover Opportunity sets space driving distance record
Scientists are hoping they can push Opportunity a little bit further to reach what they call Marathon Valley and its ancient clays.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Los Angeles Times
Mars rover Opportunity breaks the off-world driving record
This view from NASA's Mars rover Opportunity shows Lunokhod 2 Crater, which the mission team named earlier this year as it approached the off-world driving record.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Satellite data show big groundwater loss in Colorado River Basin
But a new study suggests the greatest water losses have gone sight unseen. Using satellite data to track overall freshwater losses in the Colorado River Basin from late 2004 to November 2013, researchers estimate that more than 75 percent of the decline was groundwater.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Green Car Congress
California Energy Commission approves $46.6M for hydrogen refueling...
The California Energy Commission gave final approval for nearly $50 million in grant awards for hydrogen refueling and electric charging construction projects recommended for funding in notices of proposed awards published in April and May. California's zero-emission vehicle goal is to get 1.5 million hydrogen, battery electric, and plug-in ... (more)