| Oct 8, 2013
| 9:02 AM
Former Bell Police Chief Randy Adams, forced from his post when a salary scandal erupted in the small, middle-class town, is listed as a potential witness in the upcoming corruption trial of Angela Spaccia, once the second in command in the city....
| Oct 10, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Throughout Glendale Wednesday morning, thousands of parents and children walked to school instead of heading to the drop-off line at campus entrances as they observed the annual International Walk to School Day.
The event promotes exercise, pedestrian...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 8:23 PM
A 74-year-old Glendale woman has died from injuries she suffered after she and a friend were struck in a crosswalk by a hit-and-run driver on Oct. 3, police said Tuesday.
Serpouhi Gharapetian suffered major head injuries and was in a coma until she died...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 6:27 PM
A public safety instructor is expected to appear in court Friday for allegedly sexually assaulting a 14-year-old Hoover High student, police said.
Delvon Jackson was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of two counts of sexual assault on the girl, who...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 12:03 PM
Bell's former police chief -- once among the highest-paid law enforcement officials in the nation -- agreed Tuesday to testify in an ongoing corruption case against one of his former bosses.
DOCUMENT: DEPOSITION OF RANDY ADAMS
The testimony would break...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 1:45 PM
After years of silence, the former police chief of Bell took the witness stand Wednesday and testified that he was initially “suspicious” about taking the job in the working-class town because of the long legacy of corruption in southeast...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Top management positions in the Glendale Police Department are changing, starting with the promotion of a longtime captain and the induction of the department’s first-ever female commander.
Carl Povilaitis, a 22-year Glendale police veteran, was...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 6:34 PM
Gov. Pete Wilson suffered a power outage over his Prop. 187 assault on illegal immigrants. Gov. Gray Davis self-destructed over runaway spending policies that hurt just about everybody. And the politically ambivalent Arnold Schwarzenegger's big ideas went...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 3:43 PM
Two Glendale-based debt collection agencies have reportedly agreed to pay $1 million to the Federal Trade Commission for allegedly falsely posing as law firms and using text messages to threaten legal action against borrowers for unpaid debt.
| Oct 1, 2013
| 11:39 AM
The Mars rover Curiosity won’t be left in park on the Red Planet this week, but no updates about the mission will be tweeted.
Scientists and engineers at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in La Caņada Flintridge are reporting to work despite the...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 3:34 PM
The moral premise of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 18 as often expressed by union boss Brian D'Arcy is clear and to the point:
"My responsibility is to look after the welfare of my members."
The narrow worldview that puts...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 2:31 PM
On Monday night, the La Caņada Flintridge City Council will consider a proposal that bans smoking around shopping areas, outdoor dining areas and nature trails.
A state law prohibits smoking in most enclosed public places, including places of...