| Dec 9, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Good morning readers. Grab a cup of coffee, get ready for the week ahead and catch up on local news and events. Today is Monday, Dec. 9.
Fans continue to pay tribute to native Glendalians Paul Walker and Roger Rodas. The "Fast and Furious" actor and his...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Roughly 500 pounds of turkey were cooked and carved Thursday for the annual Glendale Salvation Army Thanksgiving dinner.
Nearly 300 people showed up for the free meal, which included 24 turkeys, mashed potatoes, green beans and cranberry sauce.
| 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...
| 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 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...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 1:50 PM
As a single mother of three kids working two jobs, snorting crystal meth made Debra Collins feel like she could "climb a mountain."
"I felt like I was a fully charged light bulb."
But then Collins lost her job. Bills went unpaid. Checks bounced. She...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 9:41 AM
Not only do Jessica Sneed and her husband have new jobs as the executive directors of the Salvation Army in Glendale, but they also have a new baby.
Just two months before the duo took over for Rio and Rachel Ray, who transferred from their Glendale...
| Aug 14, 2013
For more than 25,950 students attending Glendale Unified, Monday marked the first day of the new school year.
For some parents, the day was filled with emotion as they dropped off children just starting kindergarten.
Parents Eugene and Margarita...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 4:50 PM
A man whose car got stuck on train tracks Saturday at a rail crossing that's closed for safety upgrades may have been driving drunk, according to police.
Officers on patrol spotted the vehicle stranded at a rail crossing at Broadway and Brazil Street,...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 2:42 PM
For Rio and Rachel Ray, captains of the Salvation Army of Glendale, leaving the city will be like leaving family behind.
The two have been promoted to divisional youth secretaries in Anchorage, Alaska, where instead of running Glendale's Salvation Army...
| 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...
| 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....