| Aug 11, 2010
It's no secret that foster kids have it tough.
First, they are victims of abuse or neglect by the people who are supposed to care about them most. Then they have to leave behind everything they've ever known — home is home, even if it's a bad...
| May 12, 2010
Magazine begins storytelling
Gakavig Children's Magazine recently launched its children's storytelling program with its first event at Borders Bookstores in Glendale on April 25.
The magazine was launched Feb. 3 in Burbank.
Storytelling will be in...
| May 15, 2010
Imagine this scenario: You've just received a call from your best friend from high school, the one who always puts on a beautiful dinner when you visit. She's coming tonight or maybe tomorrow, she's not sure. You have a report to finish for work, a...
| Jun 2, 2010
There are two types of clean for Coverall President Mark Melton and Senior Vice President Kevin Derella.
There's the type of clean for appearance — that is, simply moving dirt around and leaving dust molecules behind to linger in the atmosphere,...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 12:50 PM
DreamWorks Animation has appointed a new chief financial officer, in the latest in a series of management changes at the Glendale studio, the Los Angeles Times reported.
Fazal Merchant, a former executive at DirecTV and Barclays Capital, has been...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Local officials reacted Wednesday to the news announced earlier this week that sporting goods retailer Sport Chalet, a longtime La Cañada company and flagship of the city’s Town Center, is being sold to an East Coast retail group.
| Nov 4, 2010
Warner Bros. Studios parent Time Warner Inc. plans in the coming months to aggressively dive into digital sales of new movies and TV shows, pushing into a new arena as DVD sales tail off.
On Wednesday, Time Warner Chief Executive Jeff Bewkes discussed...
| Nov 10, 2010
Burbank native Leslie Iwerks took on the daunting task of compacting 35 years of history on George Lucas' visual effects company, Industrial Light & Magic, into her documentary on the company's evolution that will be seen this weekend on Encore.
| Nov 12, 2010
Movies and movie-themed products were bright spots for Burbank-based Walt Disney Co. in a quarter that saw an overall decline in profits, according to figures released Friday.
The diverse company — which owns theme parks, television networks and...
| Nov 24, 2010
Some families make it their holiday tradition to bake cookies together. Others have eggnog and sing carols while decorating the tree. But the Harris family of Burbank prefers dancing in "The Nutcracker" ballet with the Red Chair Production Company....
| Sep 2, 2010
Smokers in Glendale, which has one of the highest smoking rates in Los Angeles County, could gain free access to tools to help them quit smoking under a bill passed by state legislators Tuesday.
County officials and health care representatives gathered...
| Jun 19, 2010
The La Cañada Flintridge Shakespeare Festival will kick off its inaugural season Friday with a production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" at the Byrnes Amphitheatre at Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy.
The four-week series is the brain-child of actor...