| Oct 17, 2013
| 11:44 AM
In 2007, a constituent from Burbank wrote to me with an incredibly personal and painful story. After being sexually assaulted, she was prescribed a routine antidepressant by the attending physician — a prescription she filled once. Years later,...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 7:13 PM
The lengthy legal battle between the attorneys who won tens of millions of dollars for descendants of Armenian genocide victims has run its course.
Mark Geragos and Brian Kabateck, two of the attorneys in class-action lawsuits that descendants of...
| Nov 24, 2010
Recently, Jim in Glendale saw a newspaper headline that said something like "Five school board members lose seat."
That didn't sit right with him.
"Using the singular 'seat' — instead of the plural 'seats' — is incompatible with 'members,'...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 7:37 AM
Insurance agents, hoteliers and auto-body shops are among those who have seen a surge in business in the wake of wind storms that pummeled the region and knocked out power to thousands of Pasadena area residents Nov. 30 and Dec. 1.
| Feb 23, 2012
| 4:54 PM
Survivors of Armenian genocide victims can't sue German insurance companies for failing to pay claims on their ancestors because only the federal government has the power to bring foreign entities to U.S. courts, the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 11:06 AM
At least 15 vehicles and motorcycles have been stolen off Glendale streets in the past two weeks, although police say the figure doesn’t necessarily represent a trend.
Police officials say they haven’t established any leads, or made any...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 4:43 PM
Family members of the two victims who were killed in a fatal 2009 runaway big-rig crash in La Cañada Flintridge have reached tentative settlements totaling $3.15 million.
The settlements — reached with the truck’s driver, Marcos Costa, who...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 9:20 AM
The Glendale Fire Department recently earned a Class 1 rating from a top insurance risk company, which may result in lower coverage rates for residents and business owners.
Glendale was one of 10 fire departments in California that received the rating...
| 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...
| Aug 5, 2010
LA CAÑADA FLINTRIDGE — Los Angeles County officials on Wednesday advised foothill residents to make sure their homes are protected and insured amid this year's already devastating fire season.
Supervisor Mike Antonovich, Los Angeles County...