| 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,...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 2:57 PM
State legislators honored six local women during a luncheon Friday for contributing to the business community and serving as role models.
“Women make up a key part in the success of our economics and our recovery,” said keynote speaker Lisa...
| 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...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 7:46 AM
Acura of Glendale donated nearly $10,000 to food banks in the tri-city area as part of its "Drive to Stop Hunger" campaign, the company announced.
The food banks for Salvation Army Glendale, Burbank Temporary Aid Center and Salvation Army Pasadena...
| Nov 20, 2011
With Thanksgiving just days away and donations down, local food pantries are scrambling to fill the shelves to feed thousands of needy families.
A protracted recession has forced some organizations that typically provide a bounty of holiday supplies to...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 11:41 AM
The Glendale chapter of the Salvation Army is working to raise about $100,000 this holiday season, sending more of its ubiquitous red kettles to local storefronts on the weekends to capture a piece of the shopping crowd as the nonprofit tries to move past...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 8:16 PM
The Glendale Salvation Army has been feeding the community a Thanksgiving meal for more than 15 years, and on Thursday, they continued that tradition.
Dozens of people lined up inside the Salvation Army from midday to enjoy a hot holiday meal with...
| Nov 30, 2011
Former Rep. Carlos Moorhead — whose 24 years in Congress representing the tri-city area earned him the title of dean of the California Republican Congressional delegation — has died. He was 89.
Moorhead represented Burbank, Glendale and...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 4:37 PM
The percentage of local school-age children living in poverty is increasing even as programs designed to meet their needs erode amid ongoing federal and state budget cuts.
The poverty rate among children ages 5 to 17 living within Burbank Unified...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 4:53 PM
“A Representative Life” was more than just a slogan for former Congressman Carlos Moorhead — it was his legacy.
That was the central message relayed during Moorhead's memorial service on Saturday, attended by dozens of friends, family...