| Nov 22, 2013
| 4:11 PM
In a world where everything seems to be a reality show, nearly everyone appears to believe that his or her life qualifies for national exposure. The guy with a wacky family. The odd couple running a dry cleaners. The crazy old lady who never throws...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 1:11 PM
A Glendale man who pleaded guilty in a federal “sextortion” case in which he targeted 350 women and coerced them into showing him pictures of themselves nude is scheduled to be sentenced Monday.
Karen “Gary” Kazaryan, 27, pleaded...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 10:59 AM
Writer/director David O. Russell has a knack for preserving his very offbeat voice, even in his higher-budget Hollywood endeavors. This is a guy whose first film, “Spanking the Monkey” (1994), was a sort-of-comedy about mother/son incest,...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 2:25 PM
Before sentencing former Councilman John Drayman to one year in county jail for embezzling money from a local farmer’s market, Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Stephen Marcus compared Drayman to other public officials who have made recent...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 3:16 PM
A Glendale resident and retired Los Angeles building inspector was sentenced Monday to 2 1/2 years in prison resulting from a federal probe into bribe-taking at the Department of Building and Safety.
U.S. District Judge Dean D. Pregerson also ordered...
| May 19, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Police are looking for a man who allegedly robbed the Chase Bank at 500 N. Glendale Ave. on Monday and made off with an undisclosed amount of money.
At 12:40 p.m., the suspect entered the bank and demanded cash from a teller, said Tahnee Lightfoot, a...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 11:23 AM
Ten Years Ago
A man made off with slightly more than $800 worth of medication and other items from a La Cañada Flintridge pharmacy one Sunday in December 2003, after approaching the store’s counter and demanding the goods. The suspect, described as...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 6:07 PM
“If you kill a man like me, you will injure yourselves more than you will injure me,” Socrates declared in arguing that his role as a gadfly was “to sting people and whip them into a fury, all in the service of truth.”
| Dec 7, 2011
| 6:51 PM
A 39-year-old man known as the Tri-Cities bandit pleaded guilty Tuesday to robbing banks in several cities, including Glendale, Burbank and Pasadena, officials said.
Ernest Viana, 39, accepted a plea agreement, which required him to enter his guilty plea...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 3:16 PM
Burbank's chief spokesman, Keith Sterling, has announced that he will leave his post in January to become communications director at the University of Utah.
Sterling, whose last day is scheduled for Jan. 17, has overseen a major revamp of Burbank's...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 4:53 PM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) on Friday sought to allay concerns that a local aviation firm might be the target of Al Qaeda.
Schiff said the FBI confirmed that Pasadena’s AeroVironment Inc., which makes the unmanned drone planes used by the U.S....
| Jul 27, 2011
| 8:11 AM
Police are searching for three masked men who posed as FBI agents, forced their way into a home in Burbank in the middle of the night and stole a briefcase said to be filled with $20,000.
The home invasion was reported around midnight along the 1000...