Ten Years Ago
Members of the La Cañada Flintridge Tournament of Roses Assn. announced plans to serve up tri-tip lunches in the parking lot at the Vons market. The cost was $5 per plate, with money raised during the June 2002 event to go toward the organization's 2003 Rose Parade float.
Twenty Years Ago
More than 300 people turned out to offer their best wishes to longtime local educator Don Hingst, who was retiring as principal of Palm Crest Elementary School, his last post in the LCUSD.
Thirty Years Ago
The school board decided that La Cañada High School administrators could continue to provide a smoking area on campus for students. Assistant Principal Voytek Dolinski said that providing a spot for smokers made it easier to control the activity and keep it out of the restrooms and other campus areas.
Forty Years Ago
The Gladys Wood Memorial Garden, planted at La Cañada Elementary School to honor the memory of a longtime teacher, was formally dedicated.