LA CRESCENTA — Midway through the second quarter of Thursday’s match, a few of the Crescenta Valley High boys’ water polo team’s substitutes were inserted into the pool against opposing Glendale.
The Starbucks in Montrose is looking to serve beer and wine alongside its longtime staples of mochas and lattes.
A streamlined hit-and-run program aimed at speeding up the effort to identify and arrest suspects is in the works per direction from the Glendale City Council on Tuesday.
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Marching bands and speeches rounded out the festivities at the 11th annual “State of the Schools” event Thursday morning on the Edison Elementary campus, culminating with a plea to financially support Glendale Unified's robotics and middle-school intramural programs.
The spotlight will be on the Jet Propulsion Laboratory this weekend when it holds its popular Open House. Hours for the event are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on both Saturday and Sunday.
A Craigslist phone seller was robbed at gunpoint this week in a Burbank parking lot by three men acting as buyers, police said.
Halloween-loving locals in search of a hauntingly good time don’t have to look much further this fall than La Cañada, as the 2nd annual “RISE of the Jack O’ Lanterns” runs now through Nov. 1 at Descanso Gardens.
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A 24-year-old Los Angeles man was arrested Wednesday after investigators tied him to an incident at the Burlington Coat Factory in Burbank last month in which he allegedly stole another man’s phone and then threatened him with a gun when confronted, police said.
Fr. Christopher Iwancio blesses Cooper, a chihuahua mix, held by its owner Stephanie Guzman during the Blessing of the Animals ceremony at St. Francis High School on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015. The event is traditionally held in keeping with the spirit of St. Francis, the Patron Saint of Animals.
On Thursday nights at the Community Center of La Cañada Flintridge, Marc and Jan Rayman dance their way through Japan, Bulgaria, Hungary and other distant lands.
JPL still thinks it's in Pasadena.
In city governance, as in life, there are no such things as quick fixes.
I began keeping a journal in the eighth grade. What prompted me to write was Amia Lucia Donatella Davia. She was the new student in Sister Dolores' class who came from Caltanissetta, Sicily. Amia was the reincarnation of Venus, the Roman goddess of beauty. I was compelled to write about her and, after I got her out of my system, I kept writing about life in the Bronx.
When the Junior Pan American Championships get underway Thursday in Matanzas, Cuba, national interest will include some local flavor as 11-year-old Glendale resident Alexandra Warshaw will represent the stars and stripes.
Good morning, 818. Today is Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015. Temperatures for today are forecasted to reach a high of 93 and a low of 68, according to the National Weather Service.
Nearly 20,000 local students, parents, teachers and volunteers walked to school Wednesday as part of the pedestrian safety initiative, international walk-to-school day.
More than 700 retired city employees will soon no longer have their insurance policies subsidized, a move that will potentially save Glendale hundreds of millions of dollars.
This week, armed with little more than cardboard boxes, a few trinkets and truckloads of ingenuity, La Cañada Unified elementary school students in the Gifted and Talented Education program crafted their very own arcade games, taking part in the global Cardboard Challenge.
When Freddy Sanchez was chosen in the 30th round of the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft in 1996 shortly after graduating from Burbank High, he thought he would be faced with a decision: sign with the organization or go the college route.
The Glendale Unified school board on Tuesday agreed to hire not one, but two interim superintendents to guide the school district through the end of next June, when the board is expected to hire a new full-time superintendent.
ALHAMBRA — Throughout much of the second half of the season, Burroughs High girls’ golfer Ashley Phelps has been able to rely on her short game. It’s boosted her confidence and led to lower scores.
Ron Zambrano, the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy and St. Francis High tennis coach, and Racket Doctor, Inc., will host a free “Demo Day” at Scholl Canyon Tennis Club on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
When Jamil Lozano arrived on the scene of an apartment fire the day after Christmas last year, he and his crew heard trapped residents screaming for help.
Beginning in the 2017-18 school year, competitive cheer will join the ranks of CIF State sanctioned sports after California Gov. Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill 949 into law Wednesday.
A free program titled “Identity, Community and Memory: A Photographic Investigation by Ara Oshagan” will be presented from 7 to 8:30 p.m. tonight at the Brand Library and Art Center, 1601 W. Mountain Ave., Glendale.
Hundreds flocked to Memorial Park for the 13th annual La Cañada Flintridge Wine & Gourmet Food Tasting on Sunday, Oct. 4, on a day that was unseasonably cool and rainy. The occasional raindrop did not deter amateur and seasoned palates from trying the latest local fare.
On Dec. 3, 1946, Henry Mingay, one of the last remaining veterans of the Civil War, celebrated his 100th birthday. A couple of days later, he attended a luncheon at the Glendale Lions Club. He was accompanied by his grandson, Fred W. Smith, of Ojai, then serving as first vice president of Lions International.