| Dec 28, 2013
| 2:55 PM
Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Silver Lake) is giving the ordinary Joe — and Jane — an opportunity to help craft legislation without having to run for office.
Gatto, whose district includes Glendale, Burbank, La Caņada Flintridge and Montrose, has...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 4:04 PM
The year was filled with ups and downs, good news and bad. Some things changed. The City Council welcomed a new member, Glendale Community College ushered in a new leader, and the city and college tightened smoking rules. A long-simmering dispute about...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 3:57 PM
Rescued creatures large and small contributed to the year's headlines.
Cat resuscitated after fire
A 12-year-old cat that was resuscitated by Glendale firefighters during an apartment fire in February was adopted from the Pasadena Humane Society...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 6:14 PM
By the time polls closed Thursday, Glendale had pulled in enough votes to lock in the title of the region’s best neighborhood, besting Los Angeles’ Arts District, in a competition run by Curbed Los Angeles.
The annual competition began...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 1:00 PM
A year ago, DreamWorks Animation Chief Executive Jeffrey Katzenberg trekked to the Bay Area headquarters of YouTube to pitch an idea to his counterpart, Salar Kamangar.
"I said to them, I love the things they are doing with YouTube in terms of...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 5:08 PM
This week, 27-year-old Glendale resident Karen Kazaryan was sentenced to five years in federal prison for hacking into the accounts of hundreds of female victims and coercing them to send naked pictures of themselves to him.
U.S. District Judge George...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 7:28 PM
A police investigation into the identities of two hit-and-run drivers intensified Friday as the victims — three Glendale women — battled for their lives after they were struck down on city streets this week.
Glendale police investigators...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 4:50 PM
When Joel Peterson was elected to the La Caņada school board eight years ago, he saw it as a way to give back to the community. The 50-year-old is the only incumbent running for one of three open seats in the Nov. 5 election. Peterson recently sat down...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 10:50 AM
Glendale Community College officials say local outreach efforts are paying off, with more students enrolling in the college in recent years from high schools in Glendale, Burbank and Los Angeles.
Over the years, college officials have meticulously...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 10:38 AM
This post was updated with correct information.
The ballot for the Nov. 5 La Caņada Unified school board election is crowded: Eight candidates are vying for three open seats, with some of the candidates choosing to run their campaigns on shoestring...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 4:08 PM
Authorities warned residents on Friday that people are posing as Glendale and Burbank utility employees who threaten to shut off services for those who refuse to pay their bills using money cards.
At least three Glendale Water & Power customers...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 10:16 AM
The San Diego County animal sanctuary that took in Meatball, the Glendale bear, now wants the woman who turned him into a social media darling, effectively saving his life, to sign away all legal claims to the bear’s name.
Meatball, who got his...