Of the many sanitariums that were once scattered across the Crescenta Valley, one stood out from the rest.
There are only two ashrams in the United States: one in Massachusetts, and the other right here in the Crescenta Valley.
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The recent overhaul of the nation’s healthcare system has led to a number of hospital mergers nationwide, among them USC’s purchase of Verdugo Hills Hospital.
The mountains that border the Crescenta Valley are beautiful, but they can also be very dangerous.
There is a hidden gem in the western La Crescenta area known for its mature trees and huge open spaces.
Flood control at Devil’s Gate Dam has been a controversial subject to La Cañada-Flintridge residents for years.
For many, it’s considered “the architectural centerpiece of the Valley.”
In the early 20th century, the Crescenta Valley was known as wine country.
It’s name may be best remembered for a gruesome landslide that sent bodies into the streets below.
The Descanso Gardens in La Canada-Flintridge provides a beautiful place to take photos, and learn about nature.
At the corner of Rosemont Avenue and Foothill Boulevard, you’ll find a busy strip mall and grocery store.