| Oct 15, 2014
| 12:25 PM
Water usage in Glendale dropped 10% during the summer's hottest months compared to the same period last year, city officials said, praising residents and businesses for cutting back in the face of the statewide drought.
Averages for August and September...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 3:13 PM
A years-long debate on whether electronic message centers perform a community service or are a potentially distracting nuisance was settled Monday night after a heated discussion among a divided La Cañada Flintridge City Council.
Council members opted...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 2:21 PM
On Tuesday morning, Penelope’s Café Books & Gallery transformed from serene oasis into a hub of activity as local business leaders networked in a monthly confab sponsored by the La Cañada Flintridge Chamber of Commerce.
Organized through the...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 5:19 PM
Glendale was recently named as a finalist for an Eddy award, which recognizes cities in Los Angeles County that create a business-friendly climate through local programs.
The city is going up against Bellflower, Lakewood, Palmdale and Santa Clarita as...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 6:31 PM
Part of a 1930s-era substation that powers homes and businesses in the San Fernando Road corridor will be rebuilt as part of a $13-million reconstruction project to accommodate anticipated growth in the neighborhood following City Council approval on...
| May 21, 2014
| 5:35 PM
Harry S. Webb founded Webb’s Department Store in 1917 with a loan from his mother.
Webb had operated a dry-goods business for about 10 years back in his hometown of Chicago. But the story is that his wife embezzled $100,000 from the business and...
| May 6, 2014
| 6:59 PM
The City Council approved creating a nonprofit corporation that, according to a city report, may “become a central hub for business activity in the future” at a Tuesday meeting.
The nonprofit corporation, which may cost an estimated $5,000 to...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 12:37 PM
La Cañada Flintridge City Council members wrestled Monday with how they might allow businesses to offer drive-thru services to convenience drivers without diminishing the walkability of the city’s Town Center.
After a debate over the impact drive-...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:28 PM
An area businessman is looking to change the perception of unmanned aerial vehicles, commonly called drones, starting with businesses in the La Crescenta area.
Phil Coombes, a real estate broker from Pasadena, spoke at the Crescenta Valley Chamber of...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 10:12 AM
Glendale's Building and Safety Department was recently named the best in the state at the California Building Official's Annual Business Meeting.
The group said the department deserved the recognition because of several initiatives, including the Back...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 7:02 PM
With some businesses moving on and others moving in, Montrose’s main business district is getting a makeover this summer.
A few weeks ago, Three Drunken Goats, a tapas and wine bar, closed its doors, surprising neighboring businesses and Honolulu...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 1:30 PM
After a lively debate late Tuesday on whether the city's sign ordinance should be tweaked to allow two Foothill Boulevard private schools to install electronic message boards, the La Cañada Flintridge Planning Commission remained evenly split 2-2, leading...