| Aug 29, 2013
| 6:08 PM
For the first time in several years, the Glendale emergency winter shelter may not be located at the National Guard Armory, a downtown site that has sparked controversy in the past, in large part because of its proximity to the Central Library and...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 4:22 PM
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...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 4:44 PM
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...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 3:53 PM
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...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 9:35 AM
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...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 11:16 AM
While City Hall can't legally put the brakes on a nonprofit's plan to close and sell a senior living facility, there could be other options that might thwart the move, some of which officials suggested be taken up by private citizens.
| Oct 10, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Councilman Ara Najarian tried to put the brakes on funding Tuesday for research into a water contaminant impacting Glendale groundwater, but the majority of the council voted to approve spending another roughly $600,000 on a project that has cost more...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 9:57 AM
The storage units look like arcade graveyards. The machines are unplugged, lined up against the wall and the marquees that once flashed, inviting people to play Ms. Pacman or Galaga, now look more like gravestone inscriptions, dusty and scratched.
| Oct 24, 2013
| 9:14 AM
Robert Castro, who was introduced this week as the new chief of the Glendale Police Department, may not be a household name yet among local residents, but he's already receiving plenty of requests for assistance.
Residents Mirna Stanley and Civil...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 5:36 PM
A mountain lion was spotted strolling near a northwest hillside neighborhood in Glendale Thursday night, police said.
A resident saw the lion at about 11 p.m. moving north on Larco Way, where it briefly stopped to stare at him and then meandered away,...
| Aug 11, 2013
When the woman who helped shine a spotlight on famed bear Meatball first heard the bruin's hometown was trying to raise money for a float in his honor, she worried that the funding could be better spent helping Meatball — also called Glen Bearian...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 9:18 AM
About five years ago, a Burbank friend of mine dragged me out the house one night for an esoteric piece of only-in-Los-Angeles weirdness called the "Neon Cruise."
We shambled to the top a rickety double-decker bus, insulated against the fall cold by a...