| Aug 7, 2010
Burbank residents Jeff Zarrillo and Paul Katami — who with a lesbian couple are challenging Proposition 8 — could claim a victory Wednesday after a U.S. District judge ruled the voter-approved law was unconstitutional.
U.S. District Chief...
| Aug 11, 2010
Mercury Air Centers has agreed to pay seven Burbank employees and other members of a class-action lawsuit $600,000 to settle claims that they experienced racial discrimination and sexual harassment.
Atlantic Services Inc. — which purchased Mercury...
| Sep 17, 2015
| 12:53 PM
The Glendale school board has effectively agreed to move to a district-based voting system, despite Jewel City voters overwhelmingly rejecting the idea in April.
School board President Christine Walters announced the unanimous decision Tuesday night....
| Aug 31, 2015
| 10:29 AM
A transgender woman suffered minor injuries in a fight last week that started after a 34-year-old man reportedly spat at her while she was shopping at Target in the Glendale Galleria, police said.
The man, identified as Rodolfo Coria, was charged Friday...
| Aug 7, 2015
| 2:24 PM
Taking advantage of the national buzz that’s recently formed around marriage equality and Olympian Bruce Jenner’s transformation into Caitlyn Jenner, the La Cañada Flintridge Youth Council is in the process of organizing a local event to...
| Jul 20, 2015
| 12:30 PM
Amy Schumer has built her relatively young career on (among other things) transgression.
“Inside Amy Schumer” — tied with “Key & Peele” as the funniest Comedy Central sketch show — is dominated by satirical views of...
| Jun 30, 2015
| 7:19 PM
Beginning in April 2017, the trustees of the Glendale Community College board are expected to be elected from five separate districts within Glendale, according to a plan the board agreed to adopt earlier this month.
College officials began looking to...
| Jun 19, 2015
| 12:30 PM
Sunday will mark my 17th Father’s Day, a special accomplishment for me considering that I have been a dad longer than my father was for me.
Even though my dad died when I was 14 years old, I often wonder what he would think about everything that...
| May 4, 2015
| 5:53 PM
Malibu attorney Kevin Shenkman has filed a complaint against the Glendale Unified School District for allegedly violating the California Voting Rights Act, 10 days after voters rejected Glendale Unified’s measure that would have paved the path for...
| Jun 5, 2015
| 5:21 PM
OK, I really didn’t want to do it. But I simply have to.
I’ve got to write this column about Caitlyn Jenner because I mean, come on, when was the last time you saw this much publicity in a single week about a woman in her mid-60s who wasn&...
| Apr 2, 2015
| 6:45 PM
Despite publicly stating their opposition to an initiative that would create district-based voting, a measure created in response to the threat of a lawsuit, several members of the City Council stated the decision should be up to voters.
Measure D would...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 1:31 PM
As a debater, Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy senior Maddie Collins has a lot going for her — poise, confidence and a clear speaking voice she's polished for years as a member of the school's speech and debate team.
The only thing that seems to...