| Jul 19, 2012
| 9:52 AM
There were signs a couple of months ago that we were about to lose some next-door neighbors. The first omen was the mid-week sighting of a few racks of clothing set up in the driveway and a handful of women who appeared to be shopping with enthusiasm,...
| Jun 30, 2010
| 6:18 PM
La Cañada has several types of schools, with multiple elementary and high schools, public and private. However, one school stands apart from the others: More than five years ago, four mothers began the Foothill Chinese School, the only one of its kind...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 6:00 PM
The forecast is running lukewarm to cold on the prospect of local cities managing the hundreds of residential properties Caltrans owns in South Pasadena, Pasadena and Los Angeles.
A state audit in August blasted the transportation agency for...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 12:57 PM
What would your town be like if its harshest critic had a seat at the table of power?
The question is a natural one for me to ask, as I am one of the harshest critics of what passes for a government in the city of Los Angeles. I have envisioned from time...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 4:47 PM
The two top executives at Pacific BMW have changed their proposed 50-unit apartment complex across from the Americana at Brand to a condominium project to offer a different product among an abundance of apartment developments popping up in Glendale’...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 4:11 PM
A bit of lost Los Angeles lives for now in a Pomona warehouse, perhaps one day to reside in Glendale.
Glimpse it and get goose bumps, even on a sticky summer day.
The soft curve of the Brown Derby's hat. The dragon that danced outside Grauman's...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 5:59 PM
The California Department of Transportation must quickly sell some of the nearly 500 properties it owns in Los Angeles, South Pasadena and Pasadena, according to a bill by Sen. Carol Liu (D-La Cañada Flintridge), which was signed into law Tuesday by Gov....
| Apr 8, 2012
“How long? Not long, because no lie can live forever.”
“How long? Not long, because the arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice.”
Those were the words Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. thundered on the steps of...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 2:42 PM
Bob Hope Airport launched an online questionnaire on Monday asking for input on various issues — including the possible construction of a new terminal — in order to expand on the information collected from a round of telephone surveys...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 10:26 AM
The Glendale Center Theatre has had its share of magical moments over the decades. Now celebrating its 65th anniversary, the company is “family owned” by actors Tim and Brenda Dietlein, continuing a long, rich tradition at the theater...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 3:18 PM
Glendale isn't normally considered the center of modern electronic music, but for one of the genre's legendary acts, the Crystal Method, the area has been home for nearly two decades.
When Scott Kirkland and Ken Jordan, two Vegas-based DJs, moved to...
| Feb 19, 2012
Near the end of the latest bitter debate over the closure of Fire Station 39 in west Pasadena, Councilman Terry Tornek lamented: “The neighborhood has lost confidence in us.”
But like others on the City Council, he accepted that the only...