| Jan 31, 2012
| 1:19 PM
Burbank resident Margaret Culver turns 100 years old on Feb. 2.
She was born Margaret Emaline Culver on Feb. 2, 1912 in Winslow, Ariz., five days before Arizona was declared a state. She is the daughter of Eli Lichtenburger Hosler and Gillia La Prade....
| Apr 14, 2012
Bits and pieces from the local sports scene.
Players from Burroughs, Burbank win scholar awards: Burbank High football player Mitch Camacho and Adam Velasco from Burroughs were given 2011- 2012 National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 4:25 PM
A popular Burbank High School football player took his own life at his home in Shadow Hills Tuesday night, shocking his teammates and student body.
The student was identified by Los Angeles County coroner’s officials as 17-year-old Matthew Smyser....
| Mar 9, 2012
| 2:59 PM
A popular Burbank High School football player died at his home in Shadow Hills Tuesday night in what officials have ruled a suicide.
The student was identified by Los Angeles County coroner's officials as 17-year-old Matthew Smyser. The official cause...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Nearly 530 teens considering a career tending to injured athletes turned out Saturday when Saint Francis High School hosted its 13th annual Sports Medicine Competition.
Over the years the event has grown from just four schools participating to 39...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 2:09 PM
St. Francis High School will host the 13th Annual Sports Medicine Competition from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, when students from across the Western U.S. will test their knowledge of sports medicine and athletic training.
The competition will take...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 5:19 PM
A new era is about to unfold for the Glendale Community College men’s golf team.
Since the program was reinstated in 2008 after it was previously scrapped in 1985, the Vaqueros built a solid foundation under the tutelage of coach Greg Osbourne....
| Dec 26, 2013
| 1:37 PM
Seventeen young women will be presented to society on Saturday when the La Cañada Thursday Club holds its annual Bal Blanc de Noel at the Omni Hotel in Los Angeles. The honorees are Tracey Hill Andrews, Galey Kathryn Caverly, Jessica Anne Davidson,...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 4:58 PM
Shortly before arriving on the scene and beginning a captivating career with the Crescenta Valley High girls’ golf team for four seasons, the thought of considering golf as a team sport hadn’t crossed Jocelyn Chia’s mind.
| Nov 27, 2013
| 12:53 PM
In 1964 I had three ambitions: to win Amia Divia's heart, to attend the Naval Academy, and to become the golden gloves lightweight champion of New York City.
In retrospect, my last goal was more excruciating than the previous two.
My boxing coach,...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 5:01 PM
Ten Years Ago
The Vons and Ralphs supermarkets in La Cañada were among 850 stores in the state impacted by the Southern California grocery workers' strike. Picketers stood outside both locations asking customers not to shop there for the duration. The...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 3:43 PM
Supplying water to thousands of homes and buildings in a semi-arid climate threaded by dwindling river systems is no small task.
Foothill residents currently get less than half their water from local groundwater basins and canyon runoff. The remaining...