| 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...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 1:32 PM
Glendale Unified is partnering with several local civic organizations to provide free lunches to children who may not know where their midday meals will come from during the summer months.
Keeping children fed is important in making sure students...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 3:28 PM
Religion pervades government in America. It's evident in the debates on abortion, religious freedom, gay rights and a host of other topics. But now a Christian leader is arguing that religion needs to be inserted into the one area where it isn't...
| 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...
| 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,...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 11:42 AM
The Glendale chapter of the Armenian National Committee saw its holiday food drive donations more than double this year, going from helping 150 families in 2010 to providing help to about 350 families this year, organizers said.
They attributed a big...