| Oct 19, 2013
| 12:37 PM
Candles lined the stage, lighting life-sized cutouts of a mother and child.
The darkened room at the YWCA in Glendale flickered with dozens of candles, quiet for a moment of silence as people lowered their heads as part of a vigil Thursday night to...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 3:43 PM
Charges have been filed against two women and a man who were arrested last week after Glendale police allegedly discovered more than $500,000 in methamphetamine and cocaine in a drug lab in Huntington Park.
Laura Sanchez, 30, Sergio Sanchez Velazquez,...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 11:15 AM
Over the past two weeks, I've been on the receiving end of endless emails opposing the planned Central Park monument honoring "comfort women."
Along with more than 140 recipients — including the Glendale City Council and dozens and dozens of...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 1:50 PM
As a single mother of three kids working two jobs, snorting crystal meth made Debra Collins feel like she could "climb a mountain."
"I felt like I was a fully charged light bulb."
But then Collins lost her job. Bills went unpaid. Checks bounced. She...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 1:41 PM
An Arkansas man has been sentenced to six years in prison for sexually assaulting a 21-year-old woman in Glendale after she responded to his job posting for a personal assistant on Craigslist.
Garry Dwayne Boga, 27, pleaded no contest Tuesday to one...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 7:01 PM
Silver Ray is a shadow of his former self. Skinny, his hips stick out and his back caves in because there's not enough flesh to fill him out.
He has the equivalent of horse dandruff, and his tongue hangs out of his mouth because his front teeth are...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 11:20 AM
It seems that Glendale had more than its share of mayhem recently. Two men were recently charged for aledgedly assaulting a homeless man -- for no apparent reason -- a woman spat at officers outside a Burger King and two other men were charged with...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 6:55 PM
Our society and media have done a great deal to taint and perversely hardwire our brains for an unhealthy view of sex.
In treating men and women in my practice who struggle with sex addiction or pornography — or who are simply are still stuck with...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 9:15 AM
The executive director of a nonprofit set up to serve uninsured children in Glendale is stepping down to take the helm of a domestic violence shelter in Arizona.
Camille Levee — who as the exuberant executive director of Glendale Healthy Kids has...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 2:19 PM
In Glendale, 339 cases of domestic violence were reported to police in 2010. The department's latest figures, as of September of this year, are 238. But many women don't report assaults to the police, and others report them to organizations like the YWCA....
| Nov 25, 2011
| 4:05 PM
What is meant by “Faith and Life” in the title of this column?
The “faith” element is probably obvious. It encompasses theological truths presented in such a way as to help us in seeing how the spiritual and God’s truths...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 6:05 PM
A 19-year-old Alhambra man hired through a child-sitting website pleaded not guilty on Monday to molesting an 8-year-old Glendale boy and his 3-year-old brother during an eight-month period.
Jordan Liu faces six felony counts of lewd acts upon a child,...