| Jul 20, 2011
| 2:58 PM
The Assistance League of Glendale hosts a “Christmas in July” sale from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. today, Friday and Saturday at the Assistance League Thrift Alley, 314 E. Harvard St., Glendale. There will be ornaments, books, jewelry, crafts, formal...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 2:06 PM
Burbank Sunrise Kiwanis
The Burbank Sunrise Kiwanis Club has been busy this past year, especially at the Burbank Boys & Girls Club. Some of its activities included planting a garden, hosting four crazy-countries classes that members chose (Ireland,...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 6:27 PM
There is no better way to show love this Valentine’s Day than to give the gift of food.
That’s the sentiment the Salvation Army of Glendale is hoping to spread this weekend with the “Love Food Drive.”
The nonprofit service...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 7:13 PM
Glendale organizations that provide homeless services can move forward with a request for $2.5 million in funding from the federal government after getting the OK from the City Council this week.
But the council may draft a letter of concern to pass...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 6:51 PM
The Salvation Army’s Glendale Corps expected to serve 500 families on Thursday during its annual event in which parents had the opportunity to shop for their children’s Christmas toys.
Over the past six weeks, the Salvation Army has collected...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 1:24 PM
Officials with homeless services in Glendale are preparing for a shakeup as they plan to switch their focus from supportive services and transitional programs to permanent housing.
The move comes as the city’s Continuum of Care, a coalition of...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 6:59 PM
After impersonating Santa Claus at a senior care facility in Glendale last week, Joe Mandoky was still dressed in his red hat topped with a holly leaf, red velour suit and golden bells jingling at his waist when he went to pick up mail at the Verdugo City...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 2:55 PM
Anyone who has ever truly felt the Christmas spirit knows the essence of gratitude is giving and sharing with others, and fostering the human connection to which the holiday’s namesake dedicated the full force of his life.
On Wednesday, several...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 5:09 PM
John Emery Johnston spent last Christmas sleeping in his Dodge Caravan. This Christmas, he sat eating waffles, bacon and a spinach quiche served by volunteers at a Glendale shelter.
“I never dreamed I’d be in that kind of plight,” said...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 10:28 AM
Rice and beans may be simple, but those pantry staples are essential for any family desperate to prepare meals on a meager budget.
David Cormier saw the value in those food staples firsthand when he was deployed to Bosnia and Somalia under the United...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 4:45 PM
This holiday season, the Glendale Salvation Army aims to raise $120,000 through its annual red kettle campaign, $24,000 more than the nonprofit netted last year during the holiday fundraiser.
The Salvation Army kicked off the annual tradition on Friday...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 9:48 AM
Just as things had begun to look glum this holiday season for coordinators of the local food bank, Loaves and Fishes, an anonymous donor heard their call for help and bestowed them with $20,000.
The donor's sizable gifts, including 15 shopping carts...