| 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 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...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 10:01 PM
Amid national discussions about possible gun control initiatives, gun shows across the Southland have been reporting record traffic, prompting early concerns in Glendale that a similar event scheduled for March could also attract the same attention....
| 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,...
| 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...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 6:04 PM
Pension costs and other employee benefits continue to be a huge financial burden for Glendale, despite some gains in raising revenue and controlling costs, according to the most recent data available.
As of June 2012, the annual pension cost was about...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 3:42 PM
Citing the mass shooting in Newtown, Conn., Glendale Councilman Rafi Manoukian this week called for taking steps to ban gun shows at the city’s Civic Auditorium.
It’s an end game he’s tried before, first in 2006, when he...
| 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...
| 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...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 4:56 PM
Workers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory are asking for a congressional investigation into the agency's data security efforts after learning the theft of a laptop and documents last month may have compromised information for 10,000 NASA employees.
| Nov 28, 2012
| 9:03 PM
A member of an Armenian crime ring was sentenced Wednesday to serve 25 years in federal prison for orchestrating an identity theft and bank fraud scheme while in prison.
U.S. District Court Judge David Carter sentenced Arman Sharopetrosian, 33, of...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 2:57 PM
Not long before Julissa Valladares graduated in the top 5% of her senior class at Abraham Lincoln High School in Lincoln Heights, she won acceptance letters from UCLA, UC Irvine and UC Santa Barbara.
But as a student who came to the U.S. at age 10 from...