Closures on the northbound and southbound Golden State (5) Freeway are scheduled for the Burbank area early this week, according to the California Department of Transportation.
[Updated Dec. 22 at 5:54 p.m.] Federal investigators believe the man suspected of robbing Chase Bank in Burbank twice in the last 10 days is also linked to a Long Beach bank robbery and several other robbery attempts over the weekend.
A Glendale couple chased a would-be burglar down the street Saturday after allegedly catching him climbing down a ladder leaning against their house, police said.
A 24-year-old Burbank man allegedly fled the scene of back-to-back car crashes while drunk, and after getting arrested, damaged a fire sprinkler in his jail cell, police said.
A suspicious object reported at a small park on Ocean View Boulevard in La Cañada Flintridge on Sunday was determined to be a toy prop left over from a birthday party, according to officials from the sheriff's station.
Five teenage hikers were airlifted from Brand Park Saturday afternoon after getting lost in a deep ravine, authorities said.
Keilee Bessho, Senior, La Cañada
Though Irene Maemura missed achieving her ultimate goal of competing in the state tournament for the first time in her career, she doesn’t harbor any regrets.
LA CAÑADA – Experience proved to be the difference and the downfall of the La Cañada High boys’ basketball team in Saturday’s third-place game of the La Cañada Tournament.
Good morning, 818! Today is Monday, Dec. 22, 2014. Temperatures for today are expected to reach a high of 76 degrees and a low of 52 degrees, according to the National Weather Service.
The Directory of Community Organizations and Special Events for 2014-15, prepared annually by the La Cañada Flintridge Coordinating Council, is now online at lcfcc.info. The directory provides an overview of the many organizations in the city that are members of the Coordinating Council.
Having been under the threat of a lawsuit for the past year, the Glendale City Council this week agreed to ask voters in April if the city should switch from its long-standing at-large voting system to individual districts.
Voting is a habit. Getting started early is vitally important to increased civic engagement and, by extension, a better life for us all. So kudos to Burbank City Clerk Zizette Mullins, Woodbury Professor Paul Sabolic and Sabolic’s students for their efforts to get more young people to vote.
Cartoonist Bert Ring on holiday traffic in Glendale.
Well, what a year, huh? Crazy stuff in politics, in sports, in entertainment. Really crazy in entertainment.
Sunshine Kriegsman came out to Dimples in Burbank Thursday night to bring her marriage “full circle.”
La Canada High boys’ basketball got back to winning at its host tournament, defeating Ribet Academy, 64-43.
LA CAÑADA — A return trip to the championship game of the La Cañada Holiday Classic appeared inevitable for the St. Francis High basketball team Friday night.
Good morning, 818! Today is Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014. Temperatures for today are expected to reach a high of 66 degrees and a low of 49 degrees with partly cloudy skies in the evening, according to the National Weather Service.
A residential-and-retail development proposed for downtown Burbank won the City Council’s approval on Tuesday to exceed density limits while providing less parking than city code requires.
Just minutes before dozens of middle and high school students of Glendale’s Tobinworld broke into their rendition of “It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas” on Friday, the son of the school’s founder startled his mother with an unexpected announcement.
Burbank Unified school officials have made their first big dent in a $1.4-million grant the district was awarded earlier this year to create educational pathways for students to take from school into their careers.
While there might not be a winter homeless shelter in Glendale this year, those in need of a roof over their head can still be picked up locally and taken to an 80-bed facility in Pacoima.
With hopes of boosting voter registration and turnout, Burbank is looking to local high school and college students for fresh ideas.
More teenagers in middle school and high school reported using electronic cigarettes rather than tobacco cigarettes within about 30 days of taking a government-sponsored survey recently published by Monitoring the Future, an organization conducting an ongoing study of the behavior of secondary students across the country.
The Burbank school board agreed to hire Leadership Associates to search for its next superintendent, who will take the helm of Burbank’s 20 campuses by July.
The descending flight of stairs is reminiscent of the sitcom “Cheers,” but instead of leading to a bar in Boston in the 1980s, this new lounge is situated in modern-day downtown Glendale.
Nearly 70 years ago, a music teacher filling in for his wife’s second-grade class asked the children what they wanted for Christmas.
Not long ago in this space, I wrote about exceptions to a grammar rule. I added, “But none of those exceptions apply in modern publishing.”
Hera is a 5-year-old, female, white Siberian husky who enjoys attention and going for walks. Because she is 5 years old, Hera qualifies for the Senior to Senior program, which waives the adoption fee for adopters age 60 and older. The mandatory microchip fee of $20 still applies.