| Mar 22, 2012
| 11:01 AM
Former Los Angeles Lakers player A.C. Green spent Thursday morning in Glendale reflecting on the role of mankind and the importance of being selfless.
“There’s something bigger than us,” he told a room of about 300 people. “Yeah,...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 1:33 PM
Hundreds of people packed the stands Sunday to watch Glendale firefighters successfully defend their title against their police counterparts during the second annual Hoop Heroes basketball charity game.
Although the police had practiced their game for...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 8:57 AM
One woman’s yearlong quest to use backyard harvests to feed the needy has yielded more than 106,000 oranges, avocados, tangerines and other fruit — and she’s not done yet..
Helena David and her team, including her husband, Scott,...
| May 1, 2013
| 5:37 PM
A business leadership summer camp for girls came under fire this week as the City Council, acting in its dual role as the Housing Authority, decided how to divvy up shrinking federal funds for public social services.
Councilman Ara Najarian said he...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 4:00 PM
Glendale officials are crossing their fingers as they await word on a federal application for $2.6 million to fund homeless services programs.
Competition is tough as homeless service providers nationwide are demanding $1.7 billion from the U.S....
| Jan 18, 2013
| 3:56 PM
Glendale Memorial Hospital awarded $118,263 to nine local nonprofits on Thursday.
The recipients of this year’s grants were the Armenian Relief Society, Ascencia, Glendale’s Commission on the Status of Women, the Corporation for Supportive...
| Nov 23, 2010
With demand for food assistance remaining high, local food pantries and service providers say they have seen increased demand in the days leading up to Thanksgiving.
"When our pantry manager told us last week we had given out 120 Thanksgiving baskets...
| Mar 18, 2011
| 3:38 PM
Perennial Rose Luncheon benefits youth
L’aureole’s Perennial Rose Luncheon and Fashion Show is April 2 at the La Cañada Country Club, 5500 Godbey Drive, La Cañada Flintridge.
Jeannine Jones, president, invites guests to come at 11 a.m. for...
| Dec 6, 2010
Hundreds of people packed the Glendale and Burbank Metrolink station platforms Saturday for the first stops of Metrolink's Holiday Toy Express — a 450-foot train decked out in sparkling lights and festive holiday ornaments.
Many in attendance...
| Feb 4, 2011
| 3:47 PM
The David family and their friend, Bridget Keenan, were sitting on the grass surrounded by hundreds of oranges and grapefruits on a brisk Thursday morning.
They had just picked the fruit from a neighbor’s trees and were counting and sorting them,...