| Jul 22, 2011
| 3:09 PM
Walmart is the biggest and strongest department store in the world. And we could see it in Burbank soon (“Walmart to engage community,” July 20).
It will have its good and bad effects on our community. After the public’s swift and...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 5:38 PM
The Falcon Theatre, Walt Disney Co., Cartoon Network and Nickelodeon are among the creative forces that will contribute to an art exhibit at the Burbank Creative Arts Center that opens Aug. 5.
The center is celebrating 100 years of the city’s...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 4:01 PM
Kudos to Burbank Bar & Grill for hosting the recent annual anniversary fundraising luncheon benefiting the Boys & Girls Club of Burbank and Greater East Valley.
I was extremely impressed by their generosity in opening up their facility and donating 100%...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 1:33 PM
The Community Foundation of the Verdugos announced new members to its Board of Directors and newly elected officers for 2012.
Those newly serving the board include attorneys Armen Baghdasarian of the Glendale firm Irsfeld, Irsfeld & Younger LLP and...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 5:53 PM
A Glendale man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges that he attempted to defraud Medicare by submitting more than $11 million in bogus claims for unnecessary medical services.
Karen Sarkissian, 43, and L’ Tanya Smith, 57, of Ladera Park, were...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 8:20 AM
Students from Clark Magnet High School emerged as the winners of this year's Smart-a-Thon, a trivia tournament and fundraiser put on by the Crescenta Valley Chamber of Commerce.
Thirty-four sponsored teams of four people each representing local...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 10:31 AM
While the majority of residents on a portion of West Lexington Drive would like permitted parking for 24 hours on a street often clogged by vehicles driven by both residents and customers of nearby businesses, they didn’t get their wish following...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 11:33 AM
Five people have qualified for the June ballot for a single City Council seat, one that comes with a shortened 10-month term.
Of the five candidates, four have run unsuccessfully for City Council in the past.
The five candidates, in alphabetical...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 7:31 PM
Despite a heavy downpour that saw some parts of the Foothills receive more than two inches of rain, Glendale weathered the second storm system of the week with mostly minor incidents and inconveniences.
According to the National Weather Service, the wet...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 5:07 PM
City Council this week approved moving forward to suspend Adams Square’s designation as a Business Improvement District for another year, which means businesses there will have no levy assessments and it gives business owners time to reactivate...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 7:18 PM
In the last few months, Montrose saw two longtime eateries, a cafe and a cupcake maker close their doors. But nearly immediately, all four spaces were filled.
At the corner of Honolulu Avenue and Verdugo Road, Blue Jeans and Benitoite, are nearing...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 9:14 PM
On Thursday, readers in La Crescenta and Montrose will see a zoned print edition focused on their neighborhoods. That edition, titled "The News-Press" will be delivered to homes and businesses each week.
It, frankly, has been a long time coming. When...