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  • State report faults city auditor

    The state controller's office on Tuesday issued a report that found an outside audit firm for the city of Bell failed to catch a bevy of alleged financial corruption at City Hall. The finding that, according to the report, Mayer Hoffman McCann...
  • 2010: A year of growing pains

    The year 2010 will perhaps be remembered most for its growing pains. Reforms at the Burbank Police Department have been ongoing while at the same time the web of legal action in and out of the department continues to ebb and flow. A new $120-million...
  • Grant steps on sidewalk future

    Grant steps on sidewalk future
    Burbank may have to pass on $125,000 in federal grant money if an earlier City Council decision to halt sidewalk construction on two blocks of Screenland Drive near Luther Middle School remains unchanged. Following the outcry of nearly 90% of the...
  • City Council considers paperless route

    Burbank City Council has agreed to experiment with paperless agenda packets — with Councilman Dave Golonski as the guinea pig. Originally suggested in September by Golonski, city officials returned with a number of suggestions and preliminary...
  • Filming for upcoming HBO show draws actors Tim Robbins, Jack Black to La Cañada

    Filming for upcoming HBO show draws actors Tim Robbins, Jack Black to La Cañada
    Tim Robbins? Check. Jack Black? Check. Street signs in Urdu? Check. La Cañada Flintridge filming permit? Well… Anyone traveling down Oak Grove Drive Thursday afternoon may have been puzzled by the appearance of a street sign in Urdu,...
  • Veterans Village applications will be available

    Housing applications for Veterans Village, a new affordable housing project expected to open in June, will be available from Tuesday through Nov. 26. The project, located at 331 Salem St., is reserved for lower-income families with a preference for...
  • Op-Ed: Glendale's dump: bad neighbor, black eye

    Just three years ago, when Glendale adopted forward-thinking "zero-waste" goals to stop 90% of solid waste from going to dumps by 2030, the last thing our city expected was to be labeled a polluter. But with a shoddy report seeking to expand its Scholl...
  • City helps cover cost of moving winter homeless shelter

    The City Council has agreed to give Ascencia, Glendale’s largest homeless services provider, $7,500 to fill a funding gap for its upcoming emergency winter shelter. Ascencia needs the extra funding to operate the shelter out of a facility in the...
  • Glendale to spend up to $100,000 on street improvements for bicyclists

    Glendale to spend up to $100,000 on street improvements for bicyclists
    Despite opposition from Mayor Dave Weaver, the Glendale City Council approved spending up to $100,000 on a variety of street improvements to make city roads safer for bicyclists. Weaver said he opposed the proposal because its specifics had not been...
  • Glendale police induct first-ever female commander, new deputy chief

    Glendale police induct first-ever female commander, new deputy chief
    Top management positions in the Glendale Police Department are changing, starting with the promotion of a longtime captain and the induction of the department’s first-ever female commander. Carl Povilaitis, a 22-year Glendale police veteran, was...
  • Glendale council and union strike a deal

    The City Council struck a deal with Glendale’s largest union this week to reverse a 1.5% pay cut council members imposed on the Glendale City Employees Assn. in 2010. Although the pay cut for the 750-member union will be lifted, rank-and-file...
  • Glendale city officials rip grand jury report

    City leaders on Tuesday slammed a recent Los Angeles County Civil Grand Jury report that concluded Glendale fell short on several markers of fiscal health, with one local official calling the findings “garbage” while another heaped ire on...