| Jan 29, 2015
| 10:54 AM
When La Cañada actor Michael Gross read the script for the short film "Our Father," he was hooked.
Somewhat of an experimental and emotionally charged concept, the story takes place in a single room and has just two characters — father John, a man...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 10:18 PM
Why New Zealand should have a propensity for horror comedies is anybody's guess, but the new “What We Do in the Shadows” can proudly join the ranks of “Black Sheep” and Peter Jackson's early low-budget “Brain Dead” (aka...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 5:00 PM
A Santa Rosa senior housing developer recently announced its intentions to build a 72-unit assisted-living facility on La Cañada's heavily zoned Foothill Boulevard, a move so far being met with more cheers than jeers.
Officials with Oakmont Senior...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 8:08 PM
The one-sentence log line for “The Babadook” sounds generic and tiresomely familiar: Mom must protect her son from a hideous monster residing in their house.
But Australian writer/director Jennifer Kent's debut feature gives it some new...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 9:58 PM
[UPDATED 8:20 a.m.] An 80-year-old woman with early stages of dementia who was reported missing Monday was found late last night in good health.
The woman was located by Glendale College police in the area of Verdugo Road and Mountain Street late Monday...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 3:42 PM
Though all years have their share of oddness, 2013 seemed bit more fruitful than most in the Jewel City. From rockers fleeing through the streets, to cremains being stolen from a minivan, to a Cadillac landing on a roof, Glendale’s strange side kept...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 9:33 AM
My favorite Halloween-week movie, promoted at a discount by Redbox, was "Daddy, I'm a Zombie," described as a coming-of-age film about an early teen named Dixie who turns into one of those living dead creatures that populate, along with vampires, so...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 10:04 PM
A 79-year-old La Cañada Flintridge man who went missing at about 6 p.m. Saturday and was the subject of an intensive search was returned home safely to his family by early Sunday, a law enforcement official said.
Donald Warner, who officials said has...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Good morning readers! Today is Monday, Aug. 18. Today looks to be a hot one, with highs of 91 and a forecast low of 65. So stay cool and check out these headlines from around the area.
Casey Kasem's body was reportedly on the way to Europe earlier this...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 11:34 AM
Casey Kasem's body was reportedly on the way to Europe earlier this week, and late Thursday the destination was determined: Norway, the Los Angeles Times reported.
That's a long way for the remains ofthe Top 40 radio icon to travel, especially given the...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 4:53 PM
“A Representative Life” was more than just a slogan for former Congressman Carlos Moorhead — it was his legacy.
That was the central message relayed during Moorhead's memorial service on Saturday, attended by dozens of friends, family...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 9:01 AM
Susan Strong Davis, an 87-year-old widow who grew up in La Canada Flintridge, spends the day inside her Palos Verdes Estates home, tended round-the-clock by nurse's aides. For company, relatives say, she has her dog, the television and, on increasingly...