| Apr 5, 2012
| 8:18 AM
Nevermind that they misspelled the word 'prostitution' in the headline, but the student paper at Boston University is in hot water after running an April Fool's Day edition that ran the faux story: "Cinderella in political prostituion [sic] ring,...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 8:30 AM
Toll Middle School has been identified as a model campus by the Southern Poverty Law Center for its efforts in building an inclusive culture.
It was one of 77 schools nationwide, and eight in California, to be named a “Mix It Up Model School,&...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 4:04 PM
Our communities have been rocked in the last few weeks with a spate of suicides: Two teenage boys have killed themselves and a 13-year-old girl tried to do so.
What is going on?
In the case of 15-year-old Drew Ferraro, the specter of bullying has...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 4:33 PM
A cast of six singers with the Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles shared stories of facing discrimination and finding hope with Glendale High students on Tuesday during a sneak peak of a new musical to debut Feb. 1.
The personal testimony and intimate...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 5:18 PM
The parents of a 15-year-old Crescenta Valley High School student who jumped to his death on campus last year have filed a lawsuit alleging district officials turned a “blind eye” to the bullying that they allege prompted their son to take his...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 4:54 PM
The recent elementary school massacre in Newtown, Conn., has prompted the La Caņada Unified School District to thoroughly scrutinize its security infrastructure and procedures.
“It makes us painfully aware of how vulnerable we are,” said...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 7:40 AM
Several public safety agencies joined Glendale Community College police on Wednesday to practice a series of emergency response scenarios, including an active shooter and hostage crisis on campus.
One mock scenario involved a shooter who took a teacher...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 2:21 PM
As the new year begins, local healthcare providers are preparing for a potential flood of patients who previously didn’t have access to insurance, but who will now be covered as the federal Affordable Care Act takes effect.
More primary care...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 7:59 PM
Glendale got introduced to a whole a new meaning for "knock knock" in 2012, and became the focus of international media coverage after becoming the object of desire for two television stars — Kim Kardashian and a black bear with a taste for...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 3:12 PM
From better educating parents aboutdrug use to creating informational fliers, stakeholders with the Crescenta Valley Drug and Alcohol Prevention Coalition on Friday mulled over ideas to reduce substance abuse among youths.
Stakeholders from various local...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 3:42 PM
Citing the mass shooting in Newtown, Conn., Glendale Councilman Rafi Manoukian this week called for taking steps to ban gun shows at the city’s Civic Auditorium.
It’s an end game he’s tried before, first in 2006, when he...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 8:40 PM
When I was in elementary school we used to practice two emergency drills: one for fire which was an evacuation, and another for a nuclear bomb, commonly known as a duck and cover. During the Cold War, the Red Scare, a Soviet Union attack, was on everyone&...