Britton, Gudzin join Burroughs Hall of Fame

Britton, Gudzin join Burroughs Hall of Fame

BURBANK — A storied athletic tradition added two pillars Friday evening.

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La Cañada High football gives Monrovia all it can handle in Rio Hondo League loss

MONROVIA — Despite a stellar defensive effort by visiting La Cañada High, which did not give up an offensive touchdown until there was 5:17 left in the contest, Monrovia, the third-ranked team in the CIF Southern Section Central Division, did just enough to come out ahead in a physical contest, 24-7, for the Wildcats’ 36th straight Rio Hondo League win.

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Burroughs High football overwhelms Glendale, 38-0

Burroughs High football overwhelms Glendale, 38-0

BURBANK — Behind a spread out offensive attack and a smothering defense, the Burroughs High football team’s comeback this season is nearly complete, minus one big prize.

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St. Francis football dominates La Salle to claim Angelus League title

St. Francis football dominates La Salle to claim Angelus League title

LA CAÑADA — While many prognosticated that the most arduous obstacles on the Angelus League docket had already been overcome by the St. Francis High football team, it still had business to take care of to make official the crowning achievement it had so long strived to accomplish.

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Kids have a spirited time in Montrose

Kids have a spirited time in Montrose

Thousands of costumed trick-or-treaters were expected to descend on Honolulu Avenue in Montrose Halloween night for the annual Halloween Spooktacular.

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Flintridge Prep boys' water polo team grabs share of Prep League crown

PASADENA —During the last several seasons, the Flintridge Prep boys’ water polo team spent plenty of time learning from mainstay rival Pasadena Poly.

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Mayor praises city's recent fiscal health

Mayor praises city's recent fiscal health

Burbank Mayor David Gordon touted the city’s recent economic health during the annual State of the City address Wednesday, before unveiling a plan that he hopes will lay a foundation for the city’s continued fiscal health.

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Planners recommend against cellphone tower

Glendale planning staff is recommending denial of a proposed 50-foot-tall cellphone tower in the parking lot of a Kenneth Village business.

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Food rules are tough to swallow

Food rules are tough to swallow

Under growing pressure from state and federal officials, Burbank Unified school district officials are heavily enforcing a rule that prohibits students from fundraising during school hours by selling items available in the cafeteria.

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Outsourcing street-sweeping proposal nixed

Burbank residents and city workers spoke out at a City Council meeting on Tuesday against a staff proposal to outsource a single commercial-area street-sweeping route.

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Planners recommend zoning change for mixed-use project

The city’s Planning Commission voted unanimously on Wednesday to recommend a zone change for height, density and other requirements for a proposed four-story mixed-use project at 1407 W. Glenoaks Blvd.

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Veterans Village applications will be available

Housing applications for Veterans Village, a new affordable housing project expected to open in June, will be available from Tuesday through Nov. 26.

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La Cañada teen wins Project Runway competition

La Cañada teen wins Project Runway competition

Locals who watched La Cañada teen Grace Rickert win “Project Runway: Threads,” a competition show for young fashion designers that aired Thursday on Lifetime TV, can congratulate her in person during her upcoming appearance at Pasadena’s Sewing Studio.

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Study finds 80 potentially historic signs in Burbank

Study finds 80 potentially historic signs in Burbank

A proposed ordinance intended to help preserve historic signs around the city inched closer to reality Tuesday night when the Burbank City Council reviewed the findings of a study about the historic assets.

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Glendale will not take part in 2015 Rose Parade

Glendale will not take part in 2015 Rose Parade

A list of the 39 float entries for the 126th annual Tournament of Roses Parade was released this week, but it was missing one century-long participant — the city of Glendale.

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A Word, Please: Lay and lie can even trip up the dictionary

A Word, Please: Lay and lie can even trip up the dictionary

Not so long ago, the only people who had to worry about typos were named Gutenberg. Today, typos dog everyone with a keyboard, and that horrible feeling of realizing too late that a resume, important email or blog post contained an error is practically universal.

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Interactive Infographic: Glendale Real Estate

A look at recent single-family home sales in Glendale and La Crescenta. Also includes a comparison to last month.

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News-Press Pet of the Day: Rufus

Rufus is a 5-year-old, gray tabby cat. He is easy to handle and enjoys being petted. Very friendly.

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Interactive Infographic: Local Stocks

A look at the performance of publicly-traded companies based in Glendale and Burbank. Also includes companies that have large operations in those cities.

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Leader Pet of the Day: Star Baby

Revealing a one-of-a-kind cat, Star Baby is a rare beauty with luscious gray-and-white fur complemented by exquisite facial markings.

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Crime Report: Former classmate and alleged stalker makes threatening phone calls

A woman received a phone call at 7:48 a.m. and recognized the name and number on the caller ID as a former college classmate she met in 1982 who used to stalk her when she was a cheerleader.

Glendale police to host poker fundraiser

The Glendale Police Officers’ Assn. on Saturday is hosting a poker tournament to raise money for Cops for Kids, a program that benefits local children who are disadvantaged or have special needs, officials said.

A panoramic photograph of artwork done by artist Miriam Balcazar on the soundwall at Curran St. and Indiana Ave. in La Cañada Flintridge on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014. The artwork is a 90-ft. long tile mosaic with various scenes.

Soundwall completion celebrates form and function

City officials, dignitaries and community members convened on a tiny street off Foothill Boulevard Tuesday afternoon to celebrate the completion of three Foothill (210) Freeway sound walls and unveil a new mural installed on one of them.

Rachel Stich of L.A. Waterkeeper and La Cañada High School alumna came up with the Go Dirty for the Drought 60-day pledge, with her unwashed car at a friend's home in La Cañada Flintridge on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014.

Group asks drivers to 'Go Dirty for the Drought'

If you want to reach out to Southern Californians with an important message, post it where it counts — their cars.

Glendale College football player #33 Chris Riley celebrates a TD after an interception in game vs. Antelope Valley College at home in Glendale on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014.

Glendale Community College football expects defense to be put to test

For much of the season, the defensive unit of the Glendale Community College football team has met each of its challenges.

A ghoul peers from behind a barrier at the Crescenta Valley Sheriff's Haunted Jail at the  Sheriff's Station on Wednesday, October 29, 2014. A spooky maze that snakes through the station and around the jail has a prominent zombie theme based in the year 2025 after a drought nearly destroys Los Angeles.

After decade-long hiatus, Haunted Jail returns for a ghoulish time behind bars

The Haunted Jail held at the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Crescenta Valley station ends tonight, a last chance for adults and children to get their scares for Halloween.

Burbank High girls' volleyball tunes up for postseason with win over Glendale

BURBANK — With their opponent fighting for its playoff life, the Burbank High girls' volleyball team received a quality postseason tune-up in the form of visiting Glendale in Thursday afternoon's Pacific League match.

Burbank High football bounces Arcadia in preparation for showdown with Burroughs

BURBANK — Scoring on eight of 11 total drives, the Burbank High football team set in motion its path toward a collision course with archrival Burroughs by obliterating visiting Arcadia, 56-14, in Thursday evening's Pacific League contest at Memorial Field.

Sports roundup: Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy tennis finishes league unbeaten

GIRLS’ TENNIS

Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy volleyball notches another sweep against rival

STUDIO CITY — Winning matches at Harvard-Westlake hasn’t occurred very often lately for the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy volleyball team.

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