Truck Lands in Pickens Canyon Park

By Mary O’KEEFE “It sounded like an explosion.” “You could see the big ball of [light] arc at the power pole.” Those were some of the comments from witnesses of the dump truck that came barreling down Briggs Avenue and landed side down in Pickens Canyon Park on Tuesday morning. Truck driver Wilbur Rivas, 24, […]

Price tag rises for damaged areas

Damage to Crescenta Valley Water District facilities in the Pickens Canyon area has reached $120,000 after the most recent storm, according to district representatives in Tuesday’s board meeting. The district also assessed damage to the Edmund 2 Reservoir as well as Ocean View Boulevard, which was the site of heavy mud flow earlier this month. […]