| Apr 4, 2014
| 5:22 PM
A California appellate court has reversed a lower court’s decision to award damages to a private Armenian school that fought to operate in Glendale after it was temporarily shut down for serious health and safety violations.
The three-judge panel...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 4:21 PM
After decades of contention over whether Glendale or La Cañada Unified School District should have stewardship of children living in La Cañada’s westernmost territory, known as “Sagebrush,” school officials are closer than ever to...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 10:57 AM
For years, La Cañada has worn the mantle of "Tree City USA," a title bestowed by the national Arbor Day Foundation upon communities that support tree preservation, in part, by maintaining a comprehensive tree ordinance.
The city recently revised its...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 12:38 PM
It was a busy week for Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Silver Lake), who had several bills approved by various committees, including one piece of legislation aimed at better training school employees to identify and report child abuse.
AB 1432, passed by a 5-0...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Good morning readers. Today is Monday, March 31. As you ease into the week, check out these headlines from around the area:
A jiu jitsu instructor was reportedly tackled at his Burbank studio last week, and police are seeking leads. At 5:30 p.m., a man...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 2:16 PM
Two local lawmakers recently announced their picks for “Women of the Year” and they all come from a variety of professional and community-advocacy backgrounds.
During a luncheon on Tuesday, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) honored Alexandra...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Friday, March 28.
Here are your top headlines in the 818 region:
- Despite fewer contenders and a shorter term up for grabs, City Council candidates who have accumulated the biggest war chests so far are nearly on...
| 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...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 5:31 PM
The city of La Cañada Flintridge is editing its local filming ordinance, most recently discussing the matter with stakeholders Monday in a Public Safety Commission meeting.
Administrative staff, in an attempt to accommodate concerned citizens, pro-...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 1:58 PM
The high school experience includes several rites of passage for students: getting a driver’s license, going out on a first date, and taking the SAT. Now the SAT journey has just gotten a little smoother.
Last week, the College Board, the...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 7:11 PM
John Drayman, convicted liar and thief, got away with it one more time. The man who should be spending — minimum — a decade in prison for his misdeeds received the sentence of a year in county jail.
Worse, he’ll likely serve only a...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 10:06 AM
Ken Robin remembers walking his dog in Los Feliz about four years ago when a stranger came up to him and asked if he plays tennis and Ping-Pong.
When he said he did, the man, Marshall Pura, replied: "Then I've got the game for you."
Robin, who was...