| Apr 24, 2015
| 1:54 PM
Vartouhi Tcholakian remembers hearing bombs passing over her home when the civil war started in Lebanon in 1975.
Her husband had a corner shop in a commercial area in Bourj Hammoud, a district in Beirut heavily populated by Armenians, where he made...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 12:32 PM
Applying to college? Now that we've discussed the advantages of being multilingual, it's time to take another look at the issue.
Stanford recommends four years of a foreign language, but will consider a student with only three years. “For example,...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 7:01 PM
In 2012, St. Francis High School’s Sebouh Bazikian made a promise to raise $5,000 to provide orphans in Kenya with bicycles that would get them to school safely and potentially change their lives forever.
He created a blog, Bikes 4 Orphans, to...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, 818! It's Friday, February 6, 2015. Temperatures for today are expected to reach a high of 77 degrees and a low of 55 degrees with a 10% chance of rain in the evening, according to the National Weather Service.
Here are your local...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 11:00 AM
Last April, Brandon Levine was clinging to life when he arrived at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, his future in question after a near-fatal accident on his new motorcycle near Los Angeles International Airport.
“I only had it a week,&...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 11:53 AM
A former UCLA water polo player from Glendale who was accused of rape last year pleaded no contest on Thursday to one count each of assault by means likely to produce great bodily injury and criminal threats.
Hakop Kaplanyan, 20, was sentenced to 180...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 6:10 PM
Mountain Avenue Elementary students gladly went to school on a Saturday to play catch with a robot, use Red Vines to create DNA helixes and get a hair-raising lesson on electrical fields — all in the name of science.
This past weekend, more than...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 6:01 PM
Norman Mamey, former conductor of the Glendale Symphony Orchestra and founder of the new Premiere Orchestra, has died following a battle with pancreatic cancer.
A conductor, producer and musical director, his accomplishments include a Grammy for an...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 4:50 PM
More than $26,000 in scholarships were handed out to 19 college students from Glendale and surrounding areas last Sunday by the Homenetmen Glendale Ararat Chapter at Phoenicia restaurant.
Sixteen students received $1,000 scholarships each and three...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 1:15 PM
Ian Hamilton (St. Francis High, 2011) University of Texas El Paso football senior: The former All-Area first-team wide receiver with the Golden Knights will kick off the festivities as his Miners get going Saturday on the first day of the bowl season....
| Oct 30, 2014
| 11:11 AM
Unquestionably, the older I get the more persnickety I become. It’s the curse of aging. Recently, I’ve read a plethora of articles about the politicians in Sacramento and other institutions of ill-repute betraying the youth of California by...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 8:43 PM
Throughout the years, the cross-town high school football rivalry game between Glendale and Hoover has seen many variations.
It’s been billed as the “Battle for the Victory Bell” and “The Big Game” along with “Battle...