| May 22, 2013
| 4:34 PM
Residents will take to the streets to celebrate the community's heritage and local businesses this weekend in the 40th annual Fiesta Days.
The event, which honors La Canada Flintridge's Spanish roots, began in 1973 and has grown into a community-wide...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 9:19 AM
With $25 and some luck, you could win two seats on Glendale's 100th Tournament of Roses Parade float.
The city is selling raffle tickets to raise money to build the float and is asking for a minimum donation of $25 for the chance to wave to thousands of...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 8:09 AM
A surprised Lou Morreale was recognized by Burbank Mayor Jess Talamantes and the City Council on Tuesday for giving 30 years of service to Burbank on Parade.
"But I'm from Glendale!" Morreale quipped when he came up to the podium in council chambers....
| Apr 1, 2012
The 10th annual 168 Film Festival concluded two days of screenings of short films at Glendale's Alex Theatre with a Saturday night awards ceremony. The festival is focused entirely on films 11 minutes or shorter that tell contemporary stories based on...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 4:33 PM
German music, dancing, food and beer are set to take over two blocks of Honolulu Avenue during the 35th annual Oktoberfest hosted by the Montrose-Verdugo City Chamber of Commerce on Saturday.
Tens of thousands of people are expected to crowd the 2300 and...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 4:47 PM
Sarah Gallardo had bought lederhosen for herself and her husband, Jose Martinez, to sport at the 35th annual Oktoberfest in Montrose on Saturday, but he couldn't squeeze into the traditional German garb.
Instead, Gallardo, from Pasadena, got Martinez a...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 2:28 PM
With the Pasadena City College Lancer Band playing in the background, Tournament of Roses officials on Monday named the seven young women who will make up the 2013 Rose Court. The women were selected from a group of 33 finalists, their numbers called...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 3:19 PM
Glendale police reported making no arrests at Montrose's annual Oktoberfest on Honolulu Avenue this past weekend.
The event brought out thousands of people, lured by the Bavarian cuisine, beer and carnival rides in the 2300 and 2400 blocks of Honolulu...
| May 7, 2012
| 3:13 PM
During the annual Armenian cultural and food festival on Sunday, Osanna Bekarian, 77, and Arsine Aposhian, 72, were making what so many Armenians have grown up with: hand-braided string cheese.
Meanwhile, Nyree Derderian, 38, was lamenting about how...
| May 26, 2012
| 1:58 PM
One of my earliest memories dates to my fourth birthday, when it seemed like the whole world was celebrating with me.
The whole world was indeed celebrating, but it had nothing to do with me. It was May 7, 1945, the day the Germans unconditionally...
| Jul 1, 2012
Five weeks ago, Matthew James Reilly sat for an elegant dinner at the Carlton Hotel in Cannes, on the French Riviera. Around him were acclaimed filmmakers such as Alexander Payne, Michael Haneke and many others, and earlier that evening, Reilly himself...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 5:32 PM
After the controversy surrounding Glendale's circus elephant float for the last Tournament of Roses Parade, city commissioners are recommending a design for the next go around that focuses more on industry.
Earlier this month, the proposed 2013 design...