| May 6, 2015
| 6:35 PM
Glendale schools won significant recognition this week as state officials announced all eight of the school district’s comprehensive middle and high schools earned the 2015 California Gold Ribbon Schools Award.
The award is equivalent to the former...
| May 1, 2015
| 7:27 PM
Three local students were honored recently at the annual 28th District Congressional Art Competition Exhibit in Van De Kamp Hall at Descanso Gardens in La Cañada Flintridge, hosted by Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank).
Christine J. Lee, a student at Clark...
| May 1, 2015
| 3:30 PM
For much of the world, the first day of May, or May Day, has one of three connotations: a celebration of spring, with pictures of children dancing around a maypole; a political holiday or demonstration in support of organized labor and the struggle of...
| Apr 28, 2015
| 6:09 PM
Of the more than 2,100 seniors who were on the path to graduate at the beginning of the 2013-14 school year, about 91.5% of them went on to earn their high school diploma, while a little more than 4% of them dropped out.
The rest of the students remained...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 4:18 PM
Glendale High School students participated in what is perhaps one of the oldest traditions in Glendale, and unique to the high school, when they performed in the school’s 106th annual oratorical.
The event last Friday had each class, from the...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 6:17 PM
Daily High School is one of 480 continuation high schools in California, and, on Wednesday, it was recognized by state education officials as being a model school, becoming one of just 29 campuses statewide to earn that distinction.
The students who walk...
| 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,...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 8:13 PM
In the presence of an Armenian Genocide survivor, Glendale students on Wednesday night kicked off commemoration events in a continued effort to honor those lost in the genocide and have the tragedy officially recognized by the Turkish government.
| Jan 7, 2015
| 3:23 PM
About 12 years ago, La Cañada mom Jan Crane was in need of a baby-sitter for her two small children when a friend referred her to Youth Employment Service.
Operated by the Assistance League of Flintridge and run out of an office at La Cañada High...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 4:14 PM
The Hoover High School PTA Tour of Homes is always a festive way to celebrate the holidays. Exploring the four homes decorated beautifully for the season allows guests a chance to socialize along the way.
This 57th annual event on Dec. 13 featured two...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 6:27 PM
Students in the Glendale Unified School District are on winter break through Jan. 6, with classes resuming on Jan. 7.
Though the focus may be on holiday fun, it’s not too early for local seventh- and eighth-grade students to plan to attend “...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 6:14 PM
Fifty La Cañada High School seniors who are students in Kristina Kalb’s advanced placement government class visited the Ninth Circuit in Pasadena to hear oral arguments in a case. Afterward, they were able to speak to the attorneys, federal public...