MONROVIA — On a day of championships and qualifying, the La Cañada High and Hoover wrestling programs did just that at the Rio Hondo League individual finals at Monrovia High on Saturday afternoon.
I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again. Good signage should be a restaurant’s top priority or at least near the top. It was the striking, huge, lit-up sign that brought Simmzy’s to my attention. The second Happy Face sign drew me inside, like a moth to the flame. Simmzy’s wasn’t promoted on any foodie websites that I peruse. There was no Internet buzz about the SoCal chainlet’s opening in Burbank. But eight days after opening its doors, the place was packed. I believe they can thank the signs.
Sheriff’s officials are searching for a man who allegedly robbed a La Crescenta gas station and fled the scene Saturday evening, authorities said.
They produce as much exhaust as a bicycle, and with the sirens off, they’re nearly as quiet as a bike with baseball cards in its spokes. They are a pair of Zero Dual Sport electric motorcycles that Burbank officials showed off this week.
Students at Cerritos Elementary School celebrated Yellow Ribbon Week this week with a classroom door-decorating contest that encouraged acts of kindness and compassion.
Cartoonist Bert Ring gives us his take on the city's new pedestrian-safety initiative.
I love my mother-in-law.
In response to an alarming number of vehicle versus pedestrian skirmishes the Pedestrian Safety Task Force was created by the Glendale City Council last year. The obvious hope is that the findings and suggestions of the task force will significantly improve the situation.