Union Rescue Mission has operated a "dump cam" to catch hospitals and medical facilities dumping patients improperly on skid row. (Luis Sinco/Los Angeles Times)

L.A. accuses Glendale Adventist of patient dumping on skid row

Los Angeles City Atty. Mike Feuer has filed a lawsuit accusing Glendale Adventist Medical Center of dumping mentally ill and disabled homeless patients on L.A.'s skid row over the last four years, the Los Angeles Times reported.

Local residents joined Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar, speaking, in protest of the proposed city of Glendale expansion of the Scholl Canyon Landfill.

Editorial: Politics may have polluted landfill issue

It is not difficult to see the point of view of the Eagle Rock residents who showed up Wednesday at the base of the Scholl Canyon Landfill to protest Glendale's proposal to expand it. It is through their community that dump trucks travel to reach the landfill and they say they have worries that pollution will increase and a couple of their streets will be worn thin by the heavy trucks.

Students circle around a small fire at Woodbury University.

Woodbury ushers in 130th year

Students at Woodbury University began classes on Friday with a "Welcome Week" full of lively activities — but also a focus on the dead.

A memorial with a portrait of Drew Ferraro at Crescenta Valley High School.

Judge to weigh Drew Ferraro claim

A judge is set to consider next week whether to dismiss a case brought against the Glendale Unified School District by the family of a Crescenta Valley High School student who killed himself on campus in 2012.

Leader Cartoon: Ice bucket challenge

Leader Cartoon: Ice bucket challenge

Bert Ring gives his take on the recent crazy over the "ice bucket challenge" and proposed rate hikes.

Bob Hope Airport officials are considering adding three parking areas that would be closer to the terminal in an effort to increase parking revenues, a major funding source for the airfield, as well as provide more convenient parking.

Editorial: Parking at Bob Hope may drive higher revenue

While Bob Hope Airport officials are trying to make sense of the fluctuating revenue from parking operations there, they have come up with some meaningful plans to improve the experience for air and rail travelers.

Start the Presses: Seeking an involved readership

Newspapers — community newspapers especially — have a duty to inform, entertain and engage. How well we do these three things is directly related to our value, our impact, and our stature.

Glendale News Press Male Athlete of the Year Brian Gadsby during an interview at Crescenta Valley High School on July 10. Gadsby is the quarterback for the football team and a pitcher for the baseball team. (Tim Berger/Staff Photographer)

Glendale News-Press Male Athlete of the Year: Crescenta Valley High's Gadsby proved himself a true dual threat

Whether it was under the Friday night lights of autumn or in the center of a Stengel Field spotlight in the spring, Brian Gadsby’s right arm was a constant.

Deni King, an adult fitness instructor, leads a water aerobics routine at Verdugo Pool for the first ever "Rock-a-Hula" pool party for local seniors in Burbank on Thursday, August 21, 2014. Nearly 200 older adults came out to the event.

818 Roundup: Burbank hosts first-ever pool party for older adults; Motorist arrested for striking pedestrian while under the influence

Good morning readers! Today is Friday, August 22, 2014. Today's forecast includes a high of 85 degrees and a low of 65 in Glendale.

Heather Thomsen, 30 of Glendale, takes time to relax and write some poetry at Descanso Gardens in La Canada Flintridge on Friday, April 25, 2014. (Raul Roa/Staff Photographer)

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