| Jan 29, 2013
| 8:40 PM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) on Tuesday called on the U.S. postmaster general to abandon plans to close and sell the historic post office on Broadway in Glendale as part of a nationwide effort to rein in costs.
In his letter, Schiff said closing the...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 2:12 PM
NASA is sending another robot to Mars.
The space agency announced a new mission Tuesday afternoon that will launch another rover at the Red Planet in 2020.
Curiosity, their latest 1-ton rover, just begun a two-year mission in August. NASA announced...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 10:39 PM
Glendale City Councilman Ara Najarian now has a congressman in his corner as he fights to keep his board seat on the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
In December, representatives from 10 cities in the San Gabriel Valley voted...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 2:19 PM
Among the 23 scientists and innovators President Obama honored Friday afternoon during a White House ceremony were La Cañada Flintridge residents Frances Arnold and Solomon Golomb.
Arnold — a professor at Caltech — won a National Medal for...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 10:08 AM
Santa Claus was booked solid Friday night as about 100 children waited in line to wish for video game systems, dolls and candy during La Cañada Flintridge’s 18th annual Festival in Lights at Memorial Park.
Snow, reindeer, caroling and the...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 2:34 PM
Ask just about anyone who has hung around the state capitol a while — reporters, lobbyists, staffers — and they will tell you that 98% of our legislators forget who they are and why they are there within two years of being elected.
| Feb 4, 2013
| 10:37 AM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) joined California Sens. Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer in introducing legislation on Monday to try and provide Los Angeles County residents a respite from helicopter noise.
The Los Angeles Residential Helicopter Noise...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 5:14 PM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) and the Los Angeles Congressional delegation urged the National Park Service on Wednesday to make sure its proposed plan to place the so-called Rim of the Valley in the national parks system incorporates both urban...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) on Monday lauded a Department of Defense decision to extend some benefits to same-sex couples serving in the military.
Schiff was one of 40 other members of the House who signed onto a letter last week urging Leon E....
| Apr 3, 2013
| 5:04 PM
Residents from a hillside neighborhood in La Cañada Flintridge believe it’s time to remove concrete K-rail barriers designed to protect their homes from debris flows.
The K-rails were installed in early 2010 after mudslides struck several areas...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 9:02 AM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) warned that a U.S. Department of the Interior recommendation that the San Gabriel Mountains be designated a national recreation area separate from the Santa Monica Mountains will create its own set of challenges.
| Apr 16, 2013
| 10:08 AM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) on Tuesday echoed President Obama’s vow to bring those responsible for the deadly bombing at the Boston Marathon to justice.
Speaking about the tragedy for the second time in as many days, Obama said the nation’s...