| Feb 1, 2011
| 5:07 PM
As looting began last week amid major political protests in several Egyptian cities, and the police disappeared from the streets, Ahmed Alfi started to look for a way out of the country. The 54-year-old venture capitalist, who lived in La Caņada...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 4:50 PM
The Armenian government is teaming up with Stevie Wonder and a roster of international performers to bring a higher profile to genocide recognition efforts.
On Tuesday night, Armenian dignitaries and music promoters in Glendale unveiled plans for a five-...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 2:08 PM
Republican candidates for state and federal office will appear in La Caņada and La Crescenta next weekend in events organized by the Foothills Republican Club and Pasadena-based Tea PAC.
On April 14 and April 15 three candidates will visit local homes to...
| Apr 8, 2012
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) is facing six opponents to represent the redrawn 28th Congressional District, but they will have to overcome incredible odds and funding disadvantages to mount a serious challenge to the long-time congressman.
| Apr 12, 2012
| 7:55 PM
A new long-awaited regional crime laboratory could begin processing vital ballistic analysis and DNA evidence for hundreds of unsolved property crimes as early as May, police said Thursday.
Local police and city officials on Thursday introduced the...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 5:39 PM
Local lawmakers plan to tackle a variety of issues in 2012, not the least of which may be campaigning for re-election.
Prominent U.S. Congressional Reps. Brad Sherman (D-Sherman Oaks) and Howard Berman (D-Valley Village) will be facing off against each...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 6:38 AM
The slow response to the windstorm that left thousands of residents in the dark last month will be the subject of intense scrutiny during a hearing today that will include testimony local and state representatives.
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) and a...
| Mar 25, 2011
| 3:46 PM
While the role of the United States in Libya is dominating the news, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) and Brad Sherman (D-Sherman Oaks) are also keeping an eye on foreign policy elsewhere.
Sherman has zeroed in on what he perceives as significant holes in...
| May 17, 2011
| 4:13 PM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) on Tuesday fielded questions on the national debt, foreign affairs and his future political aspirations during a visit to Glendale Community College.
Schiff, who once taught at the campus as an adjunct professor, told...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 5:53 PM
Reps. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) and his colleague, Judy Chu, urged Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday to seek a federal disaster declaration for the area raked by the powerful windstorm that hit late last year.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency has already...
| May 20, 2011
| 1:46 PM
We have had some very interesting weather lately. One day the temperature shoots up to the 80s, and the next day, we are freezing. But April 29 turned out to be a gorgeous day with the sun shining brightly on the Burbank Sunrise Kiwanis Mayor’s...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 8:22 PM
As President Obama wrapped up his third State of the Union address Tuesday evening, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) issued a statement endorsing the commander-in-chief's challenge to update the nation's tax code and raise rates on the super rich.