| Apr 10, 2014
| 4:40 PM
Glendale resident and retired Col. Nancy Sumner was recently appointed by Gov. Jerry Brown to serve on the California Community College Board of Governors, a 17-member group responsible for helping guide and set policy for the state’s 112...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, readers! Today is Wednesday, April 9, 2014. The high is predicted to reach 86 and low 58 in the Glendale region.
These are the top headlines in your area this morning:
- Former Councilman John Drayman, who has been convicted of...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 7:17 PM
Registered nurses at USC Verdugo Hills Hospital on Wednesday voted in favor of joining one of California's largest nursing unions in hopes, they said, of securing better retirement plans, improved staffing and other additional benefits.
| Mar 28, 2014
| 6:24 PM
A Glendale Unified psychologist and a mental health services coordinator offered parents direction Thursday night in recognizing depression in teens in order to better prevent suicide.
Glendale Unified psychologist Ilin Magran said during a talk hosted...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 4:25 PM
Ingmar Bergman's 1966 masterpiece is so brilliant it's dangerous. It's the only film that ever made me want to jump off a bridge (back when I saw it in college). Really. Watching it now on Criterion's new Blu-ray, I found it just as fascinating, but not...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 6:44 PM
The doctors and nurses of Glendale Adventist Medical Center were honored by local officials this week for their work in achieving the nation’s fifth lowest hospital mortality rate.
The rankings, compiled by the trade publication Modern Healthcare,...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 6:46 PM
Rudy Donofrio didn’t feel any pain in his chest the day he collapsed, lost his pulse and nearly died from a heart attack outside Glendale Memorial Hospital and Heart Center.
What he felt was a nagging ache in his neck that worried him enough that...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 4:15 PM
When a pregnant Raquel Trujillo wrapped up her 12-hour shift at the Los Angeles Police Department on New Year’s Eve, she had no idea New Year’s Day would bring with it one very special delivery.
That’s because she and the baby’s...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 10:12 AM
Walk into the Highland Park office of optometrist Dr. Elliott Caine and you'll see framed photographs of jazz greats of the Blue Note Records era on the walls. The doctor also swings, as he will do at Colombo's Steakhouse in Eagle Rock on Friday.
| Dec 26, 2013
| 6:29 PM
Glendale Unified has hired a psychological services provider to work full-time between Rosemont Middle School and Crescenta Valley High School to offer mental health support for students, thanks to a large donation to the school district.
| Dec 30, 2013
| 3:59 PM
While several of Glendale's top employers have downsized since 2006, at least one — Glendale Adventist Medical Center — has added employees.
Since 2006, the hospital has jumped its employee base, including full-time and hourly workers, by...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 2:41 PM
I'm writing this column before Thanksgiving Day, but you will read it on turkey day or over the weekend. I hope you have a wonderful holiday. I'm excited to celebrate this Thanksgiving with my extended family — all 25 of them. I can provide...