| Jul 7, 2011
| 11:44 AM
Glendale firefighters are knocking down a residential garage fire near Isabel and E. Dryden Street north of the Ventura (134) Freeway.
It was not immediately known what caused the blaze. Firefighters continued to extinguish flames and hot spots as of 7:...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 1:19 PM
A day after the somber national remembrance of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks, survivors of one of the worst railroad disasters in U.S. history are holding a memorial of their own.
On Sept. 12, 2008, Metrolink 111 was scheduled to arrive in Simi...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 4:48 PM
A 70-year-old Burbank man accused of beating his wife to death with a chair leg appeared in court Wednesday in a wheelchair after suffering from a fractured shoulder and back spasms in jail, his attorney said. Joseph Brancato faces murder charges after...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 11:35 AM
Burbank police continue to investigate how a 61-year-old man driving eastbound on Verdugo Avenue ended up colliding with a tree Monday evening.
“At some point the car veered to the left and went into westbound lanes [of Verdugo] and hit a tree,&...
| Jul 11, 2011
| 5:35 AM
BURBANK, Calif. (KTLA) -- A pregnant woman in her 30s died Sunday after her car drove into an embankment along the 134 Freeway near Griffith Park and hit a tree, officials said.
The crash happened around 4 p.m. Sunday along the westbound 134 Freeway near...
| Mar 4, 2011
| 5:52 PM
BURBANK — Sitting in the comfort of his Burbank medical office, orthopedic surgeon Stephan Yacoubian flipped through photographs of a far different environment.
Ranging from snapshots of Haitian school children eagerly accepting candy to shots...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 1:42 PM
A pedestrian sustained minor head injuries today after she was struck by a motorist at Harvard Street and Maryland Avenue, police said.
The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene.
-- Veronica Rocha, Times Community News
| Sep 30, 2011
| 11:35 AM
Police say more than two dozen rounds were exchanged between the Latino man who died in an intense gun battle with officers early this morning.
The man, whose identity hasn’t been released pending family notification, died of multiple gunshot...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 2:23 PM
Unseasonably cool temperatures and penny-pinching may be drawing more hikers to local mountains and trails, triggering an uptick in mountain rescues this year, officials said.
So far this year, there have been 50 mountain rescues for the Verdugo region,...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 10:37 AM
Glendale police employees have cut their collective body fat by 5% over the last five years under a program aimed at decreasing health care and injury costs.
Cholesterol levels also dropped from an average 207 in 2005 to 189 last year, when 259 employees...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 11:32 AM
A 13-year-old cyclist suffered minor injuries Monday when he was struck by a fleeing motorist on Jackson Street, police said.
The teen was riding west on Wilson Avenue on the sidewalk toward Jackson Street about 6:10 p.m. and stopped at a red light at...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 5:41 PM
A Burbank man in his 70s sustained a minor head injury Thursday during a home garage fire that was extinguished shortly after being reported, officials said.
Burbank Fire responded to the garage fire at about 3:45 p.m. in the 3300 block of Verdugo...