| Jun 5, 2013
| 3:23 PM
When La Cañada High School sophomore Kara Thompson got an assignment in history class to interview people about what defines humanity, one of the first people she sought out was Todd Kissel.
She'd never had a class with the seventh-grade math teacher,...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 9:38 PM
Adrian Vega and Toni Deluca were driving home on a mid-April night when their car struck bicyclist Cameron Douglas.
But the matter of who was driving the car was the topic of debate that took over a Los Angeles courtroom this week.
Both Vega and...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 6:51 PM
A UCLA freshman water polo player who hails from Hoover High School in Glendale was arrested on suspicion of rape after a female student reported the alleged assault to campus police, university officials said Monday.
Hakop Jack Kaplanyan, a red shirt...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 2:57 PM
Not long before Julissa Valladares graduated in the top 5% of her senior class at Abraham Lincoln High School in Lincoln Heights, she won acceptance letters from UCLA, UC Irvine and UC Santa Barbara.
But as a student who came to the U.S. at age 10 from...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 2:03 PM
On Nov. 23, 1989, Arizona drug dealer Eric Owen Mann shot and killed two men who came to his home to purchase cocaine. He was subsequently convicted and sentenced to die.
On Nov. 7, nearly 23 years after the crime, 40 La Cañada High School 7/8 history...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 1:09 PM
The number of homes and condominiums for sale in Glendale remained stubbornly low in September compared to the same period last year, but median prices — fueled by multiple offers — notched up again, according to the latest figures.
| Mar 12, 2013
| 4:52 PM
For the first time in its 40-year history, Verdugo Hills Hospital is no longer independent, announcing on Tuesday that it has completed its merger with USC’s Keck Medical Center.
The partnership, first explored by Verdugo Hills board members at a...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 11:47 AM
Pasadena High football coach Randy Horton officially stepped down less than 24 hours after his team suffered a stinging 37-7 defeat to Muir in Thursday evening’s 59th annual high school football edition of the Turkey Tussle at the Rose Bowl.
| Dec 8, 2010
| 2:13 PM
According to an article published last week in the Los Angeles Times, a long-term study conducted by three UCLA researchers and recently published in a new book reveals that college can be the best time for students to discover themselves spiritually. The...
| Mar 4, 2011
| 6:21 PM
Parade honors city’s 100th birthday
Burbank on Parade will salute the city of Burbank’s Centennial and the parade’s 30th anniversary on April 9, said parade chairwoman Joanne Miller. The parade begins at 11 a.m. and...
| Mar 18, 2011
| 3:21 PM
“Hoboken to Hollywood: A Journey Through the Great American Songbook,” has been playing to sold-out crowds and critical acclaim for several months at the Edgemar Center for the Arts in Santa Monica. That trip from Hoboken to Hollywood required...
| Jan 18, 2011
| 9:56 PM
Friendship between the director of Cornell University’s Glee Club and conductor of the Pasadena Master Chorale brought the two singing groups together Sunday afternoon for a joint concert at the La Crescenta Presbyterian Church.
The choir from...