| Dec 18, 2013
| 3:23 PM
Arlene Buchmann has always enjoyed sewing, but she has never constructed a pair of pants for a giant.
On Saturday afternoon, Buchmann was fitting green canvas fabric over the frame of one of the legs of a 17-foot-tall dogcatcher. She asked another La...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 4:48 PM
When Hasmik Fenerdjian heard there was going to be a meatball-tasting competition to raise money for Glendale's 2014 Tournament of Roses Parade float featuring an animatronic likeness of Meatball the Glendale bear, she knew she had to bring her meatball-...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 2:09 PM
A daylong festival of all things Nutcracker is planned by the Pacific Ballet Dance Theatre on Sunday at the Alex Theatre in Glendale.
There will be live music, singing and ornament-making classes for children in the courtyard beginning at noon....
| Nov 29, 2013
| 3:17 PM
Pacific Ballet Dance Theatre is kicking off the holiday season with a daylong festival featuring interactive dance classes for children, live instrumental music and choral singing and culminating with a professional ballet performance Sunday at the Alex...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 2:50 PM
The city of Glendale is finalizing its 100th entry in the Tournament of Roses Parade on Jan. 1. The first float was entered in 1911. But that was more than 100 years ago, right? Read on to find one reason for the disparity.
Except for the World War II...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 6:14 PM
Giuseppe’s Pizzeria in Montrose took home the taster’s choice award from a recent meatball-tasting competition that was a fundraiser for the city’s Tournament of Roses Parade float featuring an animatronic likeness of Meatball, the famed...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 1:57 PM
Cold weather kept some families indoors on Friday night, but many La Cañada Flintridge residents ventured out to Memorial Park for an annual holiday tradition.
Around 300 people attended the Festival in Lights celebration, said Pat Anderson, president...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 12:58 PM
Seven young women were named to the 2014 Tournament of Roses Royal Court on Monday and will now embark on months of public appearances as they promote the upcoming Rose Parade in Pasadena, the Los Angeles Times reported.
The women were chosen from a...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 12:59 PM
Ten Years Ago
A 2-year-old La Cañada girl was recovering after having been bitten by a rattlesnake in her backyard on a July day in 2003.
Twenty Years Ago
Thirty-two items including four handguns and several pieces of jewelry, carrying a total...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Glendale's 2014 Tournament of Roses Parade float could end up going to the bears.
"Meatball" the bear -- who got his nickname after being caught eating frozen Costco meatballs from a garage refrigerator in Glendale last year -- became a media...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 8:31 AM
It's been a year since "Meatball" the bear created a legion of fans over the course of several trash foraging forays into Glendale's hillsides.
Reaction to a proposal to feature the bear's likeness on the city's next Rose Parade float was......
| Jul 24, 2013
| 5:39 AM
A floral depiction of Glendale’s most famous former ursine resident -- "Meatball" -- will be the centerpiece of the city’s next Rose Parade float, council members decided Tuesday.
After he was caught devouring frozen Costco meatballs from a...