Ten Years Ago
Longtime La Cañada resident Lynn Newcomb, whose family had owned the Newcomb’s Ranch site in the San Gabriel Mountains for more than 100 years, announced he had sold the property to another La Cañadan, Dr. Frederick Rundall.
Twenty Years Ago
It was reported that membership in the La Cañada Flintridge Chamber of Commerce and Community Association had reached a high of 824.
Thirty Years Ago
Four male teens were arrested after breaking into Ivers department store in Plaza de La Cañada (where T.J.Maxx is today) shortly after 1 a.m. on Dec. 29, 1981 by shattering the front glass windows. The youths ran inside and grabbed approximately $7,000 worth of clothing, jewelry and sunglasses before taking off. They might have escaped, had the driver of their getaway car not been stopped for speeding on Foothill about six blocks west of the store.
Forty Years Ago