| 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 Cañada 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...
| 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&...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 6:05 PM
Local educators denounced the National Rifle Assn.'s assertion Friday that schools nationwide employ armed guards on their campuses as a deterrent to future mass shooting like what happened in Newtown, Conn.
In a news conference Friday, Wayne LaPierre,...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 1:52 PM
Following the shooting deaths of 20 students Friday at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., Glendale and Burbank school officials reevaluated their lockdown procedures and welcomed extra police patrols as a precaution.
In Glendale, Supt. Dick...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 4:01 PM
At a bullying assembly at Wilson Middle School on Monday, Glendale Police Officer Joe Allen recalled how he was harassed by fellow students after he moved from Kentucky to California at age 10.
“I had a thick, country drawl,” he said. “...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 10:09 AM
It was a week Zareh Sinanyan will never forget. The man who left the Soviet Republic of Armenia as a 14-year-old a quarter century ago took his seat as a Glendale City Councilman on Monday, faced harsh criticism from residents during public comment on...