For parents of students about to enter high school, there can be many questions about how to plan and navigate those four years. A discussion taking place Thursday seeks to provide answers to some of those questions.
One person died in a three-vehicle collision early Monday morning on the Glendale (2) Freeway at the Mountain Avenue exit, according to fire officials.
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Good morning, 818! We hope you had a great weekend. It's Monday, January 26, 2015. Temperatures for today are expected to reach a high of 70 degrees and a low of 52 degrees with a 30% chance of showers during the day and a 40% chance in the evening, according to the National Weather Service.
LA CAÑADA — With a spot atop the standings at stake Saturday afternoon, the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy soccer team surrendered the first three goals of its Mission League showdown to visiting Harvard-Westlake, which received a score each from a player named Courtney in what was a 3-1 victory at Friedman Field.
PASADENA — Backed by a triple-double from one of its stalwart players, the Flintridge Prep girls’ basketball team’s winning streak reached double digits.
With all due respect to Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers or Gene Kelly and Leslie Caron, the silver screen’s most electrifying dance duo was the Nicholas Brothers. While Astaire and Kelly glided with their respective dance partners in classic movie musicals, Fayard and Harold Nicholas slid, spun, flipped, leaped and flew through the air. There were other celebrated flash acts — dance teams that emphasized acrobatics — in the golden age of tap dancing, but none were classier than the Nicholas Brothers.
Cartoonist Bert Ring is keeping up with the Burbank council and school board races. Are you keeping up with the election?
On Friday morning, just a bit past dawn, nearly 100 students from Burbank, Glendale and La Cañada took part in the 30th iteration of the Youth Leadership Conference. As in years past, the conference was hosted at Glendale Community College and put on by the Character & Ethics Project. (Full disclosure: Editor Dan Evans sits on the group’s board.)
There are three clichés in journalism. Well, main ones. The first is: “If your mother says she loves you, check it out.”