| Apr 16, 2013
| 6:27 PM
In the hours after a pair of deadly bombs ripped through the terminus of the Boston Marathon on Monday, it was shock, then horror, and then for many in the tri-city region who had ties to the race, a sense of relief.
More than 50 people — from...
| 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...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 7:46 PM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) on Tuesday introduced legislation that would set a deadline for establishing a new federal cap on chromium 6 contamination in drinking water.
The move comes two weeks after the congressman called on the Environmental...
| 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...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 8:20 AM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) grilled NASA Administrator Charles Bolden during a House budget hearing Wednesday on proposed funding cuts to Jet Propulsion Laboratory's Mars program, calling them a major step backward for the nation.
Schiff, whose district...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 5:10 PM
Glendale Water & Power has started testing a new filtration method to strip chromium 6 from groundwater and plans to start the process for other techniques next month. Previous methods have had some drawbacks, prompting the fresh approaches....
| Mar 26, 2012
| 9:17 AM
As the U.S. Supreme Courttackles the controversial federal law that overhauled health care, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) today issued a statement calling for live broadcast streaming of the proceedings.
The High Court declined to allow live streaming...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 11:07 AM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) today introduced legislation that would set a deadline for establishing a new federal cap on chromium 6 contamination in drinking water.
The move comes two weeks after the congressman on the Environmental Protection Agency to...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 2:04 PM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) on Thursday again lashed out at the U.S. Forest Service for its slow action on Station Fire reports, threatening to introduce legislation compelling the agency to turn over a study originally expected by the end of 2011....
| Mar 30, 2012
| 8:29 AM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) on Thursday again lashed out at the U.S. Forest Service for delays in issuing a report of night-flying operations originally scheduled for August 2011.
In statement, he threatened to introduce legislation compelling the...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 2:08 PM
Republican candidates for state and federal office will appear in La Cañada 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.