| Jun 4, 2014
| 2:40 PM
I couldn’t help notice the girl sitting in the corner of Starbucks. She was on break from the laborious task of crafting Cinnamon Dolce Lattes and Carmel Macchiatos. In my day you had two choices of coffee. Black or white.
The girl was reading a...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 11:39 AM
The Glendale campus of DreamWorks Animation feels like a serene Mediterranean oasis with its Italian-inspired architecture, fountains, duck ponds and shady courtyards ringed with olive trees.
Since its inception two decades ago, the studio has become...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 2:54 PM
While several City Council candidates said they’d be willing to look into a plastic foam container ban at a campaign forum Thursday night, few would give a direct answer as to whether they would support such a law if elected.
Dozens of cities...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 11:13 AM
A 31-year-old Glendale woman reported that a man grabbed her breast and tried stealing her purse Tuesday as she walked to Starbucks, police said.
The woman was using her iPhone and walking east toward the Starbucks in the 400 block of Burchett Street...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 12:41 PM
I try to approach restaurants with impartiality but the cold hard truth is I don't like cupcakes. The white sugar, white flour, and unnatural colors turn me off. They're the adult version of Barbie dolls. I prefer my sweets more rustic. So when Goodie...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 10:04 AM
For Kate Friedricks, a Tujunga resident who grew up in Glendale and taught herself how to play the ukulele as a girl, the instrument has become an addictive mode of expression that keeps her up at night playing song after song.
All it takes, she says, is...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 1:28 PM
This article was updated to include more information.
A car piloted by an 83-year-old driver plowed into a jewelry store on Brand Boulevard Wednesday after he reportedly drove forward, rather than putting the vehicle into reverse as he intended,...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 5:04 PM
On a recent Saturday night at Flintridge Proper, well-dressed couples and multi-generational families occasionally left their tables or bar stools to talk to people they knew across the room.
The 3,000-square-foot La Cañada Flintridge bar and restaurant...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 4:02 PM
My mother preferred cooking gourmet main dishes to baking sweets. She'd much rather make a stuffed pork roll than an iced cinnamon roll. But every once in a while I'd come home from school to the aroma of spice cake or poppy seed bread. Rarely frosted,...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 7:42 PM
A Glendale man clung to the trunk of a getaway car Friday after refusing to give up his friend’s iPad to a man who tried to use counterfeit money to buy it, police said.
The 25-year-old man advertised the sale of his friend’s iPad for $500 on...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 4:03 PM
An 86-year-old female driver crashed a red sedan into a Starbucks in Glendale after she pressed the gas pedal instead of the brake Friday afternoon, authorities said.
A 65-year-old man sitting on the patio jumped out of the way of the Dodge Stratus,...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 10:00 AM
It's ironic that at Frame 128, a restaurant dedicated to luxury, the shining star is the humblest of foods: soup. With the Soup King in charge, how could it be otherwise?
Chef Kareem Shaw was dubbed Soup King by none other than the governor of Michigan....