| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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.
| 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...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 2:31 PM
L’aureole, a philanthropic women’s club, celebrated its Perennial Rose Luncheon and Fashion Show in grand style earlier this month.
To pamper the guests, ladies were shuttled by golf cart to the entrance of the La Cañada Flintridge Country...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 9:41 AM
Local firefighters and police will go head to head Sunday on a Glendale High School basketball court during a benefit game for at-risk youth.
While Glendale police officers and firefighters hope to outplay each other on the court at the fourth annual...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 2:28 PM
A battle on the basketball court between Glendale police and firefighters raised $5,000 for local at-risk youth.
Glendale fire personnel defended their championship title again this year, narrowly outscoring police 57-54 during the fourth annual Hoop...
| 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...