| Mar 13, 2014
| 2:37 PM
La Cañada resident and Caltech bioengineer Frances Arnold has been selected for induction into the National Inventors Hall of Fame for her pioneering work in bioengineering and directed evolution, Caltech announced this week.
Arnold, a co-inventor on...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 6:09 PM
Elizabeth Blackwelder, a lifelong equestrian and trails conservationist whose dogged persistence and love of nature led to the creation of a complex and beautiful network of trails throughout the Foothills, passed away in her home in the early morning...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 7:25 PM
While last weekend’s wet weather was a welcome reprieve, it wasn’t enough to wash away a statewide drought that is tracking close to the worst one ever in California’s history, said a representative from Glendale’s water supplier...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 6:23 PM
Glendale Water & Power is expanding its program to help customers better monitor and control their electrical and water use with a new energy-saving tool — a thermostat that can be controlled from a smartphone.
In the first phase of the project...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 6:47 PM
The budget for Glendale’s long-running research into a cancer-causing contaminant found in the city’s groundwater is set to jump to roughly $11 million as the City Council this week approved another $1.1 million in grant funding.
| Nov 5, 2013
| 10:59 PM
It appears the three incumbents on the Crescent Valley Water District board may retain their seats, according to early election results Tuesday night.
With two out of seven precincts reporting, James Bodnar had received 512 votes, or about 32% of the...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 3:34 PM
Crescenta Valley Water District customers have been asked to water their lawns and plants every other day following Gov. Jerry Brown’s call to California residents to reduce water consumption by 20% in the wake of a statewide drought warning....
| Jan 29, 2014
| 10:38 AM
In response to the Glendale News-Press article "Massive building boom troubles Caltrans" published on Friday, Jan. 10, 2014: The city of Glendale has executed a policy of smart and sustainable development in and around our downtown core. Not only does...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 7:34 PM
The completion of what will become Glendale Community College’s largest building may be pushed back after crews discovered groundwater while working on the site, delaying construction by more than a month at least, officials said.
In October, crews...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 3:05 PM
Lisa Gonzalez ducked under a tent used to catch bugs in a Glendale backyard and reached her arm into a small bottle at the tip of the trap. She pulled out what looked like a clump of dirt. As the insect expert began to unravel the bundle, dozens of bug...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 2:53 PM
A project to remove dirt and debris from the Devil’s Gate Dam led to a public demonstration over the weekend, as the school district and the city look to mitigate impacts.
Dozens of residents from La Cañada Flintridge and neighboring cities...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 12:51 PM
One battle in the war over the proposed extension of the Long Beach (710) Freeway may soon be over. A bill by Assemblyman Gil Cedillo (D-Los Angeles) to restore South Pasadena’s power to block a surface freeway through town has passed in the...