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  • NCL installs board, makes gifts

    NCL installs board, makes gifts
    National Charity League, Inc. Glendale Chapter recently held its annual installation meeting in preparation for the coming year.
  • The Valley Line: NCL introduces and honors debutantes; Hillsides' Celebration of Art gala

    The Valley Line: NCL introduces and honors debutantes; Hillsides' Celebration of Art gala
    The first weekend of spring just whizzed by. With the heavy early morning cloud cover, the weather people commented that we were experiencing either June gloom or May gray. Absolutely nobody mentioned April showers. Our parched earth would have welcomed...

    New EPA map: High levels of toxicity revealed in LCF, Burbank, Glendale drinking water

    New EPA map: High levels of toxicity revealed in LCF, Burbank, Glendale drinking water
    The California Environmental Protection Agency released a statewide list of census tracts most burdened by pollution and it appears the Burbank, Glendale and La Cañada Flintridge areas have one major source of pollution: high levels of drinking water...

    Belgium extends euthanasia law

    The small European country of Belgium is in the news after its parliament voted to remove age restrictions from the country's euthanasia laws. If King Phillipe signs the bill into law, it means children will be eligible for euthanasia. Belgium has...

    Letter: State zoning laws will benefit city

    Given our community’s involvement in charity events for the homeless and abused, the recent righteous outcry against our city council members’ efforts to comply with state zoning laws is disturbing. LCF should “walk the talk” of...