| Feb 5, 2014
| 2:24 PM
“The Olympic games are coming and she’s on the luge team/
She’s the fastest on the ice that anybody’s ever seen/
Go Kate, go!”
- Ukulele Bartt
It’s hard to know somebody after just one phone call.
| Feb 5, 2014
| 2:29 PM
Since his graduation from the University of Iowa nearly four decades ago, Julio Emilio Moline has fostered his passion for photography on a part-time basis, always on the sidelines.
"I kept [photography] as a side interest, and it hasn't been my primary...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 3:41 PM
Hundreds of families gathered at the Americana at Brand in Glendale Saturday afternoon for its sixth annual Lunar New Year festival, featuring dozens of dragon dancers, stilt walkers, drummers and performers.
Among those ringing in the Year of the Horse...
| Jan 4, 2014
| 5:28 PM
So I read someplace that it’s a new year — 2014, is it? — and for those of us in Burbank, it can mean only one thing: We are mere weeks away from NBC’s “Tonight Show” departing Burbank after a nearly 42-year run here....
| Jan 1, 2014
| 3:10 PM
The holidays may be over for most people, but workers at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in La Cañada Flintridge are planning one last musical hurrah.
The JPL Chorus will perform holiday songs at their second free winter concert at 8 p.m. on...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 7:45 PM
Though much of “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey and Miesha “Cupcake” Tate’s rivalry has been fueled by harsh words, their final words at Thursday’s the UFC 168 pre-fight press conference in Las Vegas were rather pedestrian in...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 1:37 PM
Seventeen young women will be presented to society on Saturday when the La Cañada Thursday Club holds its annual Bal Blanc de Noel at the Omni Hotel in Los Angeles. The honorees are Tracey Hill Andrews, Galey Kathryn Caverly, Jessica Anne Davidson,...
| Dec 12, 2013
Ten Years Ago
La Cañada High School senior Katie Van Bogaert won the California Junior State Shooting Championship during a two-day match hosted by the California Rifle and Revolver Assn. Shooting a 22-caliber rifle, Van Bogaert scored 2,259 points...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 4:01 PM
Amid the carolers and choruses who will volunteer in local holiday performances this month, one longtime group offers what they hope will be something a little different.
The Van Bloem Singers plan to entertain with relatively modern Christmas music...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 4:52 PM
Most ideas begin small. They’re like saplings stretching for sunlight from a forest floor. Vines, the forest predators, twist and turn and often strangle a new seedling. Ideas are the same. They too have a precarious beginning. Their predators are...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 2:50 PM
Pacific Ballet Dance Theatre turned out an exuberant performance featuring highlights from "The Nutcracker" on Dec. 1 at the Alex Theatre in Glendale.
The audience could feel a chill in the air as dancers glided across the stage — as if on an...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 2:09 PM
A daylong festival of all things Nutcracker is planned by the Pacific Ballet Dance Theatre on Sunday at the Alex Theatre in Glendale.
There will be live music, singing and ornament-making classes for children in the courtyard beginning at noon....