| Jun 24, 2011
| 4:48 PM
City officials this week established a special fund to encourage private donations to fund the city’s annual float entry in the 2012 Tournament of Roses Parade.
Glendale is currently the second-longest float entrant, but with $80,000 in city...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 9:58 AM
Where you stumble lies your treasure, and that’s just what struggling actress and filmmaker Christy Oldham found during a brief, dark period, when she became a phone sex operator to pay rent in Burbank.
The treasure came in the form of raw material...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 1:37 PM
Art is power. That’s the main message artist Randall Williams tries to convey to his students here in Burbank and across the country.
“Once you start to use art, it opens doors everywhere, because there are feelings and energy that we place...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 4:30 PM
La Cañada High School celebrated homecoming last weekend, starting with a parade on Friday afternoon that featured floats created by each class.
Cruising down the boulevard with a variety of colorful floats, the Class of 2012 was followed by the...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 4:58 PM
As the countdown to New Year’s Day nears and work begins in earnest on the city’s float entry in the Rose Parade, members and supporters of the La Cañada Flintridge Tournament of Roses Assn. gathered Sunday night for the group’s annual...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 6:53 AM
An activist who helped expand the Occupy Wall Street movement to Los Angeles is setting his sights on new territory: Pasadena’s iconic Rose Parade.
“Everything is not coming up roses,” said Peter Thottam, an Occupy L.A. organizer who...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 5:26 PM
CITY HALL — The public appears unwilling to maintain Glendale’s float as the second longest running entrant in the annual Tournament of Roses parade, having donated just $596 toward a $50,000-fundraising goal set by city officials.
| Mar 4, 2011
| 6:21 PM
Parade honors city’s 100th birthday
Burbank on Parade will salute the city of Burbank’s Centennial and the parade’s 30th anniversary on April 9, said parade chairwoman Joanne Miller. The parade begins at 11 a.m. and...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 10:38 AM
J.R. Martinez, the Iraq war veteran who was badly disfigured in a land mine explosion, danced away with the championship trophy on "Dancing With the Stars" on Tuesday.
Martinez will be the grand marshal for the Pasadena Tournament of Roses parade on...
| Nov 27, 2011
The Rose Parade is an event tethered to traditions — the Tournament House, the Royal Court, and its strict “Never on Sunday” policy.
The policy dates to 1893, when officials decided to move the parade to Jan. 2 because New Year’...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 2:38 PM
The Montrose Christmas Parade—known for its quaint, hometown feel—is taking a digital turn.
The annual holiday event, which kicks off at 6 p.m. Saturday, is scheduled to be live streamed on the internet for the first time in its 35 year...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 11:08 AM
A planned parade for an Ottoman military marching band in Hollywood has been canceled amid uproar from Armenian groups who said the event was an affront to the genocidal murders that took place in 1915.
Ottoman-Turks killed roughly 1.5 million...