| Feb 2, 2013
| 4:59 PM
City pensions and looming electricity rate increases were front and center Saturday as 10 of the 13 candidates for City Council faced off at the first election forum of the campaign season.
In front of about 80 people at the Oakmont Country Club,...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 2:46 PM
With the nation locked in the politics of a gun control debate, local vendors say a nationwide rush by gun buyers has made it difficult to serve their customers.
The tight nationwide supply has frustrated local gun dealers and their ability to satisfy...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 10:37 AM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) praised President Obama’s announcement Wednesday of a wide-ranging plan to increase gun controls in the wake of several high profile mass shootings.
The plan, unveiled at the White House Wednesday, includes a new...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 8:42 PM
As Glendale authorities prepare for what could be the last gun show at the Civic Auditorium, they have put extra measures in place to minimize parking and safety impacts.
Extra police officers have been assigned to patrol the exterior of the facility and...
| 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 8, 2013
| 7:43 PM
Several City Council candidates railed against spending on low-income housing in Glendale at a candidate forum Thursday night, specifically pointing to the high costs of a Habitat for Humanity project completed last year.
Some candidates compared the...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 8:55 AM
The City Council is set to discuss banning gun shows from Glendale’s Civic Auditorium Tuesday night.
The Council has several options, which include canceling rental contracts with the Glendale Gun Show for upcoming events, banning all gun sales...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 10:18 PM
The City Council on Tuesday took the first step toward banning a decades-old gun show at the Civic Auditorium after directing the city attorney to draft an ordinance that would permanently bar the sale of guns on city-owned property.
| Jan 23, 2013
| 11:15 AM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) on Wednesday introduced a bill that would impose a two-year prison sentence for people who buy guns in bulk explicitly to resell them.
The Straw Purchaser Penalty Enhancement Act goes after the so-called “straw...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 2:02 PM
California Sen. Diane Feinstein may have few Republican allies -- or even conservative Democrats -- as she pushes a new assault weapons ban, but she can at least count on the support of Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) who issued a statement Thursday...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 8:12 AM
A judge has rejected an effort by Bell's former police chief to more than double his pension to $510,000 a year, saying that the City Council never approved his extravagant contract and that city officials tried to keep his salary secret.
| Dec 17, 2012
| 10:33 AM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) was one of a growing chorus of lawmakers who took to the weekend political talk show circuit to call for stricter gun controls, improved school safety and enhanced mental health measures.
Appearing on MSNBC the day after...