Dressed as turkey triplets for the 2004 Thanksgiving Run for the Hungry at Memorial Park were, from left, Becky Muhs, Becky Childs and Amiee Crouse. It was the 11th annual event sponsored by the Community Center and it drew more than 1,100 participants.

La Cañada History: Runners, walkers take part in annual Run for the Hungry

Ten Years Ago

Ghapama  is a traditional Armenian delicacy which consists of a pumpkin stuffed with raisins, apricots, walnuts, cinnamon, honey and rice.

Intersections: Sitting down to tradition and reflection

Thanksgiving is a complicated holiday — on the one hand, I dream all year long about the food I will come to eat on the last Thursday of November, even as a vegetarian. On the other hand, the fact that it simplifies and paints over the pain, genocide and conquest that Native Americans endured by colonists makes me nervous and uncomfortable.

Thoughts from Dr. Joe: NatureBridge program provides learning opportunity

I have various medals, most of which I’ve earned from being in the wrong place at the wrong time. They signify a young man’s bravado and the misplaced intentions of the nation’s preoccupation with an ism it didn’t understand.

Flintridge Prep's Diego Delgado winds up for a shot against Pasadena Poly in a Prep League water polo match at Flintridge Prep on Wednesday, October 15, 2014.

Flintridge Prep's Delgado tabbed All-Prep League Most Valuable Player

Diego Delgado wanted to make his senior season a memorable one with the Flintridge Prep boys’ water polo team.

Around Town: 'The talk' can serve as an effective tool

La Cañada teens are fairly sheltered. Our town has a low crime rate. Yes, there are drugs, but no nightlife. Yes, there’s booze, but except for hurried drivers, the streets are fairly safe. If you run out of sugar, you can safely jog to the grocery store, coyotes and bears notwithstanding.

Breeana Koemans of the Northeastern University women's soccer team.

College Update: Koemans, Northeastern conclude historic season

The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.

La Canada's Lawrence Ku dribbles the ball around Glendale's Benito Fausto during a game at Moyse Field on Friday, December 13, 2013.

Boys' Soccer Preview: La Cañada's depth might be key to winning Rio Hondo League title

In a concentrated effort to return to the top of the Rio Hondo League and go far in the postseason, the La Cañada High boys’ soccer team will look to carry more depth and versatility.

Flintridge Prep's Jack Van Scoter, #401, runs in the CIF SS Boys Div. 5 cross country finals at Mt. SAC in Walnut on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014.

Flintridge Prep, Flintridge Sacred Heart have sights set high at state

While only two local schools remain, prospects for success are still relatively high for the Flintridge Prep and Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy cross-country programs heading into Saturday’s CIF State Championships at Fresno’s Woodward Park.

Last year's La Cañada Flintridge float "Dog Gone!" won the Bob Hope Humor award for most comical and amusing entry at the 2014 Rose Parade in Pasadena on Wednesday, January 1, 2014.

Rose Parade judges named

The Pasadena Tournament of Roses announced Tuesday the float judges for the upcoming 126th Rose Parade.

The La Cañada Flintridge City Council is considering a city ordinance allowing drive-thrus, after the owner of this Shell station requested a permit for a coffee drive-thru on his property, shown on Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014.

Drive-thru rules get a yellow light

A business owner wishing to build a drive-thru in La Cañada may have to provide a study detailing how it would affect congestion, the Public Works and Traffic Commission recommended last week.

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