Flintridge Prep kicked off the 2015 football season with a familiar face on the sidelines, as Glen Beattie returned as head coach of the Rebels after a 15-year absence in the opener against visiting Mountain Empire of Pine Valley.
“Any night, people can go to Hollywood or downtown and find a place that has Top 40 mainstream dance music with million-dollar lighting rigs,” says John Giovanazzi, co-founder of Complex, a live music nightclub in the heart of Glendale. “When Mike Guerrero and I opened the Complex, we specifically targeted two musical styles — metal and electronic — that had audiences who were underserved, but appreciate a good sound system and a good bar.
Cartoonist Bert Ring puts things in perspective after a mountain lion snatched a pet poodle in Burbank earlier this week.
My beard is nice, I’m told. A lot. It’s one of the more frequent things I hear about it. It’s nice, gorgeous, spectacular and so on.
LA CAÑADA — Ryan Zerbel could not be certain that the first play he called as head coach of the La Cañada High football team would result in a touchdown, but he had watched enough film to feel confident that something good would come out of it.
As he took the reins of the Glendale High football program in May, new coach George Maiale was looking for a player to build his team around.
MONROVIA – Behind a bruising ground game and a relentless defense, the Burbank High football team made quite a statement in its season opener Friday evening.
Fresh off a victorious title defense in Brazil earlier in August that headlined a pay-per-view that reportedly did north of 900,000 buys, Ronda Rousey is set to headline another card outside of the United States with some lofty expectations.
HOLLYWOOD — Hoover High’s football team might have suffered from a case of first-game jitters Friday in its season opener on the road at Hollywood.
Good morning, 818! Today is Saturday, August 29, 2015. Temperatures for today are forecasted to reach a high of 94 and a low of 70, according to the National Weather Service.
When a USC graduate program in public administration put out a call for projects students could address, the city of La Cañada Flintridge answered. The result was a series of parks-related suggestions that will be implemented in coming months, particularly at heavily used Memorial Park.
Two weeks after school let out last June, parents and students learned their principal at Glenoaks Elementary, Kristine Siegal, would be reassigned to Mark Keppel Visual & Performing Arts Elementary.
The Burbank City Council directed city staff to look into the steps required to put a ballot initiative before voters to decide whether or not the city should give away or transfer city-owned park land to a non-city entity or to require a four-fifths vote of the council for such a transfer or sale.
About two dozen supporters of a right-to-die bill that would let doctors in California prescribe lethal doses of medications to terminally ill patients rallied outside of Assemblyman Mike Gatto’s (D-Glendale) office Friday afternoon to try to win his support.
The Glendale City Council on Tuesday appointed Albert Abkarian to the Civil Service Commission, despite opposition by the police union president, who questioned the man’s ability to objectively serve on a board that oversees employee discipline after he filed a complaint against a Glendale police detective.
A record-setting $15-million donation to Providence St. Joseph Medical Center this week will help enhance the hospital’s emergency department, which will be named in honor of the donor, a longtime supporter.
For the second straight month and during one of the toughest times of the year to save water, Glendale residents surpassed a state-mandated goal for cutting back on consumption.
In only its second year, it's hardly an oldie, but Burbank’s Rock-a-Hula event at the Verdugo Aquatic Facility on Thursday afternoon was a goody, many participants said.
You should know that this is a very special day, ladies and gentlemen. More special than you will ever know. I’m taking the opportunity right here and right now to announce that today is the first annual National Read Ray Richmond’s Column in the Burbank Leader and Glendale News-Press Day.
Like the rest of us, the local wildlife population is becoming increasingly stressed by the multiyear drought.
There’s been plenty of success achieved by the Crescenta Valley High boys’ soccer team under Grant Clark.
“I have been told by some of my more educated friends that using the word “that” (see, I did it again) is many times unnecessary,” Randy wrote. “I was hoping you would weigh in on the technical side of when and when not to use that.”
Earlier this month, I wrote about the early start of school in Glendale and now there is an online petition called “Save Our GUSD Schools” for parents to sign who want to push it back closer to Labor Day. Currently, the petition has surpassed 2,000 signatures, nearing the goal of 2,500.
As he spoke about his goals and expectations for the 2015 season, new Glendale High football coach George Maiale mentioned winning ... right after a culture change, support, accountability and effort.
La Cañada Flintridge Educational Foundation board members are out in force at Back-to-School nights asking all school families to make tax-deductible donations in support of La Cañada public schools.
The La Cañada Coordinating Council, a nonprofit group that has been serving the community since 1965 as the coordinating body for the many local volunteer and service clubs, is preparing its annual Directory of Community Organizations.
With the season fast approaching, the goals and expectations for the city's four boys' cross-country squads are starting to round into form.
Andre Sef, of Glendale, and Harry Bagdikian, of Burbank, practice their driving skills on a Traxxis T-Maxx Nitro remote-control car at Pacific Park in Glendale on Thursday, August 13, 2015. The car can reach a top speed of about 40 miles per hour. (Tim Berger / Staff Photographer)
Mojo is a 3-year-old, spayed, female, brindle pit bull/terrier mix.
The San Gabriel Valley Council of Governments recently removed the 710 Freeway tunnel from a list of projects first in line for funding should a new transportation sales tax should be passed by L.A. County voters in 2016.