Police release surveillance footage of woman suspected of stealing $1,700 from Foxy's Restaurant customer

Police release surveillance footage of woman suspected of stealing $1,700 from Foxy's Restaurant customer

Police on Thursday released surveillance footage of a woman who allegedly stole $1,700 in cash from another woman’s purse at Foxy’s Restaurant in Glendale.

<p>Crescenta Valley High School #15 Kewin Ledesma rounds 1st base for a hit in game vs. Arcadia High School in Arcadia on Friday, May 15, 2015.</p>

Positive vibes helping ignite Crescenta Valley baseball team's postseason run

From one end of the dugout to the other, there's a positive vibe that's helped raise the mood of the members of the Crescenta Valley High baseball team through the early stages of the CIF Southern Section Division II playoffs.

<p>Flintridge Prep's Hamilton Evans tags Foothill Tech's Lucas Wiltjer out at second during a CIF SS Division VI playoff game on Friday, May 22, 2015.&nbsp;</p>

Flintridge Prep baseball hopes to keep postseason success going

There was a time when postseason success was a mystery for the Flintridge Prep baseball program.

<p>St. Francis High School's Jasher Foster wins the 110m hurdles in the Mission League track &amp; field finals with 14:43 at Occidental College in Eagle Rock on Thursday, May 7, 2015.</p>

St. Francis' Foster, Flintridge Prep's Weiss twins ready to master possibilities

In one sense, area representation at Friday evening's CIF Southern Section Track and Field Masters Meet is small.

The Focused Student: Learning to manage the study platform

A key component in helping students to focus is creating a structure at home that places an emphasis on studies, yet allows enough time for extracurricular activities. Back in the days when I was growing up, there were no club sports other than Little League and that was played during the summer. Music lessons were on the weekends and other activities were generally subject to the “did you get your homework done first?” rule.

Thoughts from Dr. Joe: Graduation -- when firsts become lasts

Brother Timothy Joseph, the dean of discipline, hadn’t forgotten about the shots fired over his head on the corner of Murdock and Nereid avenues in the Bronx. He was convinced that the boys who pulled the trigger were sitting in the last assembly of the 1965 graduating class of Mount Saint Michael High School. I swear, I had nothing to do with it. But it was awesome seeing him lying face down in the middle of the street.

<p>Anita Brenner</p>

Around Town: Kudos to a fellow columnist

Are you shy? Do you recoil at the thought of your name in print?

<p>Rockhaven Sanitarium, at 2713 Honolulu Ave. in Montrose on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013.</p>

818 Roundup: CVWD to pump water underneath former sanitarium; Lambert departs LCHS for Santa Monica High

Good morning, 818! Today is Thursday, May 28, 2015. Temperatures for today are forecasted to reach a high of 78 degrees and a low of 58 degrees, according to the National Weather Service.

Police investigate attempted kidnapping

Police are investigating an attempted kidnapping that occurred in Glendale Wednesday afternoon, officials said.

<p>Famed L.A. author Lisa See will make an appearance at the La Ca&ntilde;ada Flintridge Library&nbsp;this Saturday at 6 p.m., where she will discuss and sign copies of her latest book "China Dolls."</p>

Author Lisa See to visit La Cañada library to discuss novel 'China Dolls'

For the past year, Los Angeles author Lisa See has traveled the country to share with readers the release of her latest critically acclaimed novel, “China Dolls.”