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March 9, 2006
Buena Vista Home Entertainment has promoted Jeanne Hobson, a former La Cañada Flintridge resident, to the position of senior vice president of sales and distribution. The promotion was announced on Tuesday by Pat Fitzgerald, executive vice president of sales, distribution and trade marketing. In her new role, Hobson will oversee the domestic sales for Buena Vista as well as focus on optimizing revenue generation and profit, defining and executing account-centric initiatives and strategies and providing a leadership role in the successful integration and launch of new formats such as Blu-ray.
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By Carol Cormaci, carol.cormaci@latimes.com | June 19, 2013
Members of the eighth-grade class at La Cañada High School 7/8 were celebrated last Thursday morning during a promotion exercise on the high school's athletic field. School officials and parents looked on as each student collected a promotion certificate and officially became a ninth-grader. The students were congratulated by outgoing Principal Anais Wenn, who was recently named the new superintendent of curriculum for La Cañada Unified School District. PHOTOS: La Cañada High School 7/8 promotion ceremony -- CAROL CORMACI is the managing editor.
FEATURES
December 4, 2008
Local Republicans meet to strategize Members of the Board of Directors of the La Cañada Flintridge Republican Club met in November for the second annual Strategic Planning Retreat at St. Andrew’s Abbey in Valyermo. The retreat was facilitated by Josh Dykstra from Oaktree Associates in La Cañada Flintridge. Board members spent the first part of the day looking back to the strategy session held in October 2007 when the board agreed on its basic value of espousing a conservative philosophy, which includes smaller government, respect for religious freedom and tolerance.
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March 25, 2010
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NEWS
By by mary o’keefe valley sun | February 28, 2008
La Cañada High School 7/8 Principal Wendy Sinnette will begin her new position as the assistant superintendent for human resources on Aug. 1. The school board on Tuesday night unanimously voted to approve her appointment. ?Wendy has been with our district for six years and has been principal at two different sites,? said Jim Stratton, superintendent of schools. ?She is the right person for this position.? Stratton said that he wanted to offer this job to Sinnette because of her talent and professionalism.
FEATURES
By Elaine La Marr | September 24, 2009
Sept. 17 marked the beginning of the national celebration of Constitution Week, and members of the Don José Verdugo Chapter, National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution have been placing displays in local libraries throughout the area. Displays are currently up at the La Cañada Flintridge Public Library and the Glendale Central Library, and will remain there throughout the end of the month. The commemoration of America?s most important document is one of our country?
NEWS
By Megan O’Neil | March 4, 2010
The League of Women Voters of Pasadena will host a community forum on Saturday called “Access to Impact: Using Open Government to Create Change” in recognition of Sunshine Week. Sunshine Week, a national initiative started by the American Society of Newspaper Editors in 2002, promotes the Sunshine Laws, part of American freedom of information legislation that guarantee access to data held by the state. Sunshine Week runs March 14-20. “We just felt that...
ENTERTAINMENT
April 6, 2006
The Pasadena Senior Center and the AAF Rose Bowl Aquatics Center will present "Fit for Life," a program held on three consecutive Mondays to promote health and wellness for maturing adults. "Fit for Life" is scheduled from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, April 10 and 17 at the AAF Rose Bowl Aquatics Center 360 N. Arroyo Blvd., Pasadena. "Fit for Life" is sponsored by Kaiser Permanente. There is no charge for admission - all activities, including a continental breakfast and lunch, are included.
NEWS
April 20, 2006
The Allen Lund Company, a national third party transportation broker headquartered in La Cañada Flintridge, announced the promotion of Steve Doerfler to chief financial officer and the addition of Cynthia Lupica as in-house corporate counsel at the company's annual board meeting in March. Doerfler replaces Joe Hillman, who announced his retirement earlier this year. Doerfler earned a bachelor's degree in finance and management from the University of Portland, Ore. and his M.B.A.
NEWS
June 19, 2008
La Cañada High eighth graders braved the sweltering sun as they waited for their promotion certificates on Wednesday morning at Spartan Stadium. The sun blazed against the 7/8 band instruments but they played on with “Pomp and Circumstance” for 331 students. “Eighth graders, you have just completed two years of rigorous work,” said 7/8 principal Wendy Sinnette. “Our world will demand that you pay attention. You will be student leaders, stewards of our planet and our greatest hope for the future.
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By Tiffany Kelly, tiffany.kelly@latimes.com | November 13, 2013
Michael Geer was shocked when he learned that many people were unaware a U.S. soldier has been held captive by the Taliban for several years. The St. Francis High School freshman, 14, started a campaign to get the word out. He secured a banner on a main intersection in La Cañada Flintridge and attracted the attention of Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank). Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was captured in 2009 in Afghanistan . Michael said that when he read articles about the 27-year-old from Idaho, he was inspired to begin an outreach effort.
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By Carol Cormaci, carol.cormaci@latimes.com | June 19, 2013
Members of the eighth-grade class at La Cañada High School 7/8 were celebrated last Thursday morning during a promotion exercise on the high school's athletic field. School officials and parents looked on as each student collected a promotion certificate and officially became a ninth-grader. The students were congratulated by outgoing Principal Anais Wenn, who was recently named the new superintendent of curriculum for La Cañada Unified School District. PHOTOS: La Cañada High School 7/8 promotion ceremony -- CAROL CORMACI is the managing editor.
NEWS
By Daniel Siegal, daniel.siegal@latimes.com | December 8, 2011
Students at Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy and Crestview Preparatory School have been taking field trips to Catalina Island for the Catalina Environmental Leadership Program for years, but this week the program's counselors turned the tables by visiting them during the Sustainable Living Bike Tour. A 650-mile ride that started north of San Francisco and will culminate in Long Beach tomorrow, the 7th annual Sustainable Living Bike Tour is a chance for 14 Catalina Environmental Leadership educators to see their students in their home environments, said tour member Lissa Eidelman.
SPORTS
By Andrew Shortall, andrew.shortall@latimes.com | July 14, 2011
Kelson Brown had his dream came true last summer when he was drafted by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 2010 Major League Baseball First-Year Players Draft. This year, the former Spartan has been working on taking his dream to the next level. "Being drafted is the first step," said Brown, a 2006 La Cañada High graduate. "I want to be a professional baseball player, and I still have a lot to prove and a lot to get better at. I think I've been given a good situation at Pittsburgh.
NEWS
By Megan O'Neil | May 27, 2010
After just one year on the job, La Cañada High School 9/12 Principal Audra Pittman is stepping down. Pittman will leave La Cañada at the end of the school year to accept a position as a secondary instructional coordinator with the San Mateo County Office of Education, district officials announced last week. "It is a promotion," Pittman said. "It is an opportunity that I really couldn't pass up." The news came just weeks after LCHS 9/12 Assistant Principal Kevin Buchanan and Athletic Director Tamar Hill said they would leave their respective positions, Buchanan to assume the principalship at Oak Park High School and Hill to focus on teaching and coaching at LCHS.
NEWS
By Michael J. Arvizu | April 1, 2010
Ask recently appointed County of Los Angeles-La Cañada Flintridge Public Library Manager Mark Totten what drew him to come here, and he’ll say it is the community-wide support for the library. The library’s patrons have a great appreciation for the facility, Totten said. “We, the staff, don’t have to go out and sell our services. Sometimes in some communities, you have to go out and justify your existence, which here we don’t seem to have to.” A native of New York, Totten came to California to pursue a master’s degree after working in the entertainment industry as a prop maker, where he experienced a lack of job stability.
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By Megan O’Neil | March 4, 2010
The League of Women Voters of Pasadena will host a community forum on Saturday called “Access to Impact: Using Open Government to Create Change” in recognition of Sunshine Week. Sunshine Week, a national initiative started by the American Society of Newspaper Editors in 2002, promotes the Sunshine Laws, part of American freedom of information legislation that guarantee access to data held by the state. Sunshine Week runs March 14-20. “We just felt that...
FEATURES
By Elaine La Marr | September 24, 2009
Sept. 17 marked the beginning of the national celebration of Constitution Week, and members of the Don José Verdugo Chapter, National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution have been placing displays in local libraries throughout the area. Displays are currently up at the La Cañada Flintridge Public Library and the Glendale Central Library, and will remain there throughout the end of the month. The commemoration of America?s most important document is one of our country?
NEWS
By Mary O’Keefe | April 30, 2009
It was a typical Sunday afternoon April 26 at Memorial Park: Dads and their kids were flying kites, others kids played on the swing set and the sounds of heavy metal filled the air. Well, maybe it wasn?t exactly typical. Heavy metal and alternative bands battled their way through the afternoon for the first ?Battle of the Bands? for local artists. The musically inspired idea came from Girl Scouts from Troop 589, Caroline Reich and Julia Rowe as they were thinking of a Gold Award project.
SPORTS
By Seth Amitin | March 5, 2009
For weeks now, the administration at La Cañada High has been deciding on who will replace former football Coach Rich Wheeler and the administration made their decision, hiring Dan Yoder, La Cañada’s junior varsity coach, to lead the varsity team. “I’m looking forward to getting started,” Coach Yoder told the Valley Sun in an exclusive interview. “Coach Yoder has built an excellent rapport with the students and they respect him,” said La Cañada Athletic Director Tamar Hill.
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