| Apr 20, 2013
| 10:16 AM
When Glendale Community College students return from spring break on Monday, they will be greeted with a new warning: It's official, the campus is going smoke-free.
The ban won't go into effect until this fall, but a committee is working to spread the...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 10:55 AM
The setting was beautiful: a hill high above the intersection of the Santa Monica (10) and Long Beach (710) freeways, with panoramic views of downtown L.A. and much of the San Gabriel Valley, even on this dark and misty Thursday night.
But the scene...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 9:14 PM
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The challenger for the position of city clerk, the official who runs Glendale elections, criticized incumbent Ardy Kassakhian at a public forum this week, saying some votes had not been counted...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 10:58 AM
More Glendale voters used the postal service to cast their votes than a polling center ballot box for the election on Tuesday, a trend that’s been on the rise in the city — and across the state — now for years.
The shift, candidates and...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 3:22 PM
The outcome of the races for City Council, clerk and school board remained unchanged Thursday after officials counted roughly 3,500 ballots left over from the April 2 election.
City Council incumbent Ara Najarian remained in first place with 10,165...
| Mar 31, 2013
Glendale this year has limited the sample ballot that goes out to all voters to just English and Armenian. But critics say officials should have kept with the prior practice of including all four major languages spoken in the city to avoid...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 10:25 PM
Rather than raising money for his own campaign for city treasurer, Councilman Rafi Manoukian plans to set up a fundraising committee to battle a ballot measure that could prevent him from taking the job.
While Manoukian is running unopposed for...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 9:26 PM
La Caņada Flintridge residents expressed interest in putting both new and familiar faces on the City Council when deciding on whom to vote for Tuesday.
Ernest Koeppen, who ran for a seat on the school board in 2011, said he voted for Dave Spence and Joe...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 3:01 PM
On a day when Glendale voters are being asked to decide everything from City Council and school board races, to the future of the city treasurer position and how utility revenues are handled, traffic at polling booths on Tuesday was slow and steady as the...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 7:11 PM
After spending months campaigning for a seat on the Glendale Unified school board, a few of the candidates on Tuesday had made last minute phone calls to voters before polls closed at 8 p.m.
Candidate Daniel Cabrera made calls to voters in the...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 8:08 PM
"Neighborhood Services Administrator" — it's a job City Council candidate Sam Engel has been out of for nearly six months, but that's how he's describing himself on the April ballot.
Doing so is by the book. Candidates get only three words to...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 10:51 AM
State Sen. Carol Liu (D-La Caņada Flintridge) introduced legislation Tuesday to increase cooperation between the Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy and the Angeles National Forest.
Liu’s bill, SB 238, would allow the superintendent of the Angeles...