Ten Years Ago
The city began considering an application from Sport Chalet to build a corporate headquarters office on what was then the 900 block of Houseman Street. The corporate offices of the retail chain had outgrown their location on Foothill Boulevard.
Twenty Years Ago
Berlyn Cosman of La Crescenta, an honor student and athlete at Crescenta Valley High School, died after being shot in the head during a post-prom overnight stay at a hotel near Disneyland. Charged with her murder was Paul Michael Crowder, 19, also a La Crescenta resident.
Thirty Years Ago
Senior citizen Tony Castro of La Cañada broke the record time for his age bracket (70-75) in the 200-meter competition at the Pacific AAU Track Meet in Los Gatos.
Forty Years Ago
The school board was presented with a petition signed by 68% of the La Cañada High School student body calling for the school’s dress code to be abolished and responsibility for appropriate attire and hairstyles left to parental discretion.