| Dec 18, 2013
| 7:34 PM
After discovering that water rate increases approved by the City Council in 2012 are riddled with errors, city officials this week decided to scrap the current rate system and start over.
The flawed rates, which were supposed to span four years, caused...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 5:37 PM
After nearly two years of uncertainty about the future of the open space at the Americana at Brand, the City Council this week unanimously approved taking over the popular park as a city property.
The uncertainty was tied to the dissolution of...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 2:22 PM
After touring DreamWorks Animation and meeting film industry representatives, President Obama told a crowd of about 2,000 people at the company’s expansive Glendale campus on Tuesday that the entertainment industry has been a bright spot during a...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 5:38 PM
Glendale city officials are considering tossing out the remaining employee BlackBerry phonesdue to the Canadian company's financial struggles.
While some employees have Android phones, there are still 130 Blackberry devices in use.
| Nov 16, 2013
| 1:30 PM
A councilman from Glendale's sister city in Japan tried to convince city officials to remove a statue in Central Park honoring women forced into prostitution during World War II by the Japanese Army in a closed-door meeting at City Hall Friday.
| Nov 8, 2013
| 4:09 PM
There will be no animals at the Ramos Bros. Circus set to return to Glendale next week after city officials requested that the zebras, horses and other four-legged performers, except dogs and cats, be kept out of the show, partially because a camel...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 9:46 AM
The city of Glendale may have found a way to resolve a development quandary left by the dissolution of its redevelopment agency. Resolving that quandary will allow the mixed-use Laemmle Lofts development to move forward, city officials said.
| 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,...
| 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 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 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 9, 2013
| 6:13 PM
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...