| Feb 25, 2011
| 6:12 PM
When Ute Baum went house hunting in 1976, she fell in love with a very old house on Cottage Grove Avenue. It was the only wood-sided dwelling on a very short street in the Adams Hill area. The others were stucco structures from the 1920s.
Very little had...
| Oct 21, 2010
LOS ANGELES — Three Glendale men who were arrested last week on suspicion of taking part in the largest Medicare fraud scheme in history were ordered to remain in jail on Tuesday because they were considered a flight risk and a danger to the...
| Oct 22, 2010
| 7:11 PM
I knew there was trouble when I opened the garage and saw the ominous trail of fluid upon the floor, like blood from a victim's gunshot wound. Something terrible had happened; a sense of dread came over me.
Let's start from the beginning.
| Oct 27, 2010
When Sonny Fox and June August lost their husbands almost five years ago, little did they know that a chance meeting at a bereavement group would lead to a therapeutic collaboration on a musical about love, loss and recovery.
"Life Begins Again"...
| Oct 28, 2010
A recent poll by the Public Religion Research Institute asked 1,017 Americans their view on religion and homosexuality, between Oct. 14 and 17, in the wake of a highly publicized rash of suicides by gay people. The poll revealed that most Americans...
| Feb 1, 2011
| 5:07 PM
As looting began last week amid major political protests in several Egyptian cities, and the police disappeared from the streets, Ahmed Alfi started to look for a way out of the country. The 54-year-old venture capitalist, who lived in La Cañada...
| Oct 30, 2010
It's the eve of All Hallows Eve. A special time around our house. It's the day we rush to the store to buy more candy because we've eaten all the Kit-Kats and Reese's.
We take our annual holiday purchases seriously at the Caneday house. As early as...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 6:09 PM
Television show production and movies at Burbank’s Warner Bros. Studios played a pivotal role in driving New York-based parent Time Warner Inc. to record profits in 2010 and a strong fourth-quarter financial performance, top executives said...
| Nov 4, 2010
Warner Bros. Studios parent Time Warner Inc. plans in the coming months to aggressively dive into digital sales of new movies and TV shows, pushing into a new arena as DVD sales tail off.
On Wednesday, Time Warner Chief Executive Jeff Bewkes discussed...
| Feb 4, 2011
| 3:10 PM
Glendale and Burbank are going different directions when it comes to commercial real estate.
The vacancy rate in prime Glendale commercial buildings climbed to 23.6% in the fourth quarter of 2010, up 4.5% from a year earlier, according to Grubb & Ellis...
| Nov 11, 2010
Jeff and Maureen Learned always knew they wanted a large family. So it was a blow when they struggled to conceive after the birth of their first daughter, Shanna.
The couple, who recently moved to Burbank after living in La Crescenta for years, went...
| May 17, 2012
| 8:35 AM
The number of homes for sale remained sparse in Glendale last month, and fewer of them sold, according to latest figures released this week. However, the median price edged up even as bank-owned properties and short sales made up almost half of the...