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June 7, 2007
James L. Warner, who served as postmaster in La Cañada from 1975-1990, died June 2 in San Diego. He was 68 years old. Born April 21, 1939, James was a resident of La Crescenta for 59 years and employed by the US Postal Service for 30 years. He was also a member of the La Cañada Rotary Club. James is survived by his wife of 43 years, Sandra Warner of Ranc ho Bernardo; sons Bob Warner of Poway and Garret Warner of Hollywood; and two grandchildren: Alex and Jillian Warner of Poway.
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By Carol Cormaci | January 1, 2009
La Cañadans here and across the globe are sure to be watching today to see how the city’s float in the Rose Parade is faring. Our contribution to the parade, “Mechanical Melodies,” got a great place in the line-up — it’s the sixth entry and just the third float that will glide past the reviewing stands. Although our whimsical float is officially the city’s 31st entry in the extravaganza, some might be surprised to learn it’s actually the 33rd Rose Parade float to represent La Cañada.
COMMUNITY
August 7, 2013
Ten Years Ago Cynthia Keech, who had joined the La Cañada Unified School District for the previous school year as an assistant principal of La Cañada High School, was named principal of the LCHS 7/8 program by then-Superintendent Sue Leabo.  Twenty Years Ago A state budget crisis forced the La Cañada Public Library to reduce its hours of operation. The head librarian, Barry Shemaria, reported she also had to lay off one full-time assistant and three part-time workers.
ENTERTAINMENT
April 10, 2008
Ten Years Ago The La Cañada Flintridge Public Library on Oakwood Avenue was back in business following an extensive refurbishing project that had caused its temporary closure. A grand re-opening ceremony was held when the work was completed. Twenty Years Ago It was reported by the Valley Sun that former La Cañada resident Anthony Frank had been named postmaster general of the United States. While living on Chevy Chase Drive here in the 1960s and 1970s, Frank was head of Citizens Savings and Loan Assn.
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August 9, 2013
If managing money is your forte, La Cañada Flintridge has two openings on an financial advisory committee. Interested candidates who are residents of La Cañada can apply to the city's Investment and Financing Advisory Committee by Aug. 30 at 5 p.m. The City Council will then conduct interviews in September and select the new members in October. The appointments will fill positions vacated by Keith Ban, who resigned in July, and James Poindexter, who is stepping down from the committee due to health issues.
ENTERTAINMENT
January 12, 2011
Ten Years Ago : St. Francis High School announced that the star raffle item for its 2001 POSH fundraiser was a new Chrysler PT Cruiser. Raffle tickets were priced at $100 each.   Twenty Years Ago : The La Cañada Flintridge City Council approved the sale of the 1926 Wurlitzer organ it had inherited with the Lanterman estate to the city of Glendale for a purchase price of $50,000. It was estimated that it would take two years to restore the rare "Crawford Special," one of only five built, but that it then would be worth $1 million when completed.
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January 4, 2012
Ten Years Ago The Flintridge Inn, on Foothill Boulevard at Hobbs Drive, closed after four years of operation. The new proprietor, Kevin Finch, announced renovations were underway at the property, which would open that spring under the name “Dish.”   Twenty Years Ago Mike Trueblood of La Cañada Flintridge, an active member at St. Bede the Venerable Church, was elected president of the board of directors of Catholic Big Brothers....
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August 7, 2013
Ten Years Ago Cynthia Keech, who had joined the La Cañada Unified School District for the previous school year as an assistant principal of La Cañada High School, was named principal of the LCHS 7/8 program by then-Superintendent Sue Leabo.  Twenty Years Ago A state budget crisis forced the La Cañada Public Library to reduce its hours of operation. The head librarian, Barry Shemaria, reported she also had to lay off one full-time assistant and three part-time workers.
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By Carol Cormaci | January 1, 2009
La Cañadans here and across the globe are sure to be watching today to see how the city’s float in the Rose Parade is faring. Our contribution to the parade, “Mechanical Melodies,” got a great place in the line-up — it’s the sixth entry and just the third float that will glide past the reviewing stands. Although our whimsical float is officially the city’s 31st entry in the extravaganza, some might be surprised to learn it’s actually the 33rd Rose Parade float to represent La Cañada.
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June 7, 2007
James L. Warner, who served as postmaster in La Cañada from 1975-1990, died June 2 in San Diego. He was 68 years old. Born April 21, 1939, James was a resident of La Crescenta for 59 years and employed by the US Postal Service for 30 years. He was also a member of the La Cañada Rotary Club. James is survived by his wife of 43 years, Sandra Warner of Ranc ho Bernardo; sons Bob Warner of Poway and Garret Warner of Hollywood; and two grandchildren: Alex and Jillian Warner of Poway.
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