| May 22, 2010
A 31-year-old man who police said tried to smuggle more than 50 pounds of marijuana in checked luggage pleaded not guilty to felony drug charges Friday.
Following his plea in Burbank Superior Court, Clarence Williams, of Brooklyn, N.Y., was taken to a...
| Jun 9, 2010
The Burbank Bus announced on their Web page that they are making "service enhancements" starting July 7.
Not sure who this is an enhancement for, but it won't be for the majority of riders!
The majority of riders for the Burbank Bus are Metrolink...
| Aug 18, 2010
Friggatriskaidekaphobia is the fear of the 13th day of a month falling on a Friday — a day when the superstitious tend to avoid black cats. Well, if black cats were being avoided, Black Cows were being embraced as members, friends and supporters...
| Aug 25, 2010
Efforts to stop the years-long flight of film crews from California to faraway locations are gaining steam.
Los Angeles City Councilman Paul Krekorian has proposed new tax incentives to keep production crews filming in his city. The effort follows...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 5:52 PM
For as long as she can remember, 17-year-old Gabriela Campo knew she wanted to make a living performing musical theater, and she reached a milestone recently on her journey to a theatrical career.
She was named a Presidential Scholar, one of only 141...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 11:11 AM
Armenian community leaders in Glendale and Burbank are cheering this week as a congressional bill that calls for an accounting of confiscated Christian churches, monasteries, and other religious properties in Turkey and their eventual return to their...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 11:05 AM
Like all creative types, artists often benefit from the largesse of others. Genuine patrons of the arts, though, are scarce these days. The N.E.A., charitable foundations and corporate grants have largely replaced benefactors of earlier times like...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 5:53 PM
For the first time in Glendale Unified School District’s history, April 24 is no longer a school day.
Previously, school remained open on the day that commemorates the genocide of 1.5 million Armenians who were killed by the Ottoman Empire in...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 6:36 PM
Glendale has the distinction of being the fourth largest city in Los Angeles County, the birthplace of Baskin Robbins, home of the historic Alex Theatre and where the first scheduled transcontinental passenger service was flown out by Charles Lindbergh,...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 6:24 PM
Twinkies and Ding Dongs are long gone at the former Hostess bakery near Glendale, where a new tenant is moving into part of the vacant building and staking its claim in the Los Angeles online organic-food scene.
Good Eggs L.A. opened its distribution...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Welcome to the roundup, 818 readers. Today is Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014.
Here are some of the top headlines in the region:
- NBCUniversal is laying off more than 160 employees from its Burbank facility, a direct result of the show’s pending...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 9:48 AM
The stunned Navy pilot was gripped in pain, blood was pouring down his face and a good part of his warplane was destroyed.
But worst of all, Ensign Kenneth Schechter couldn't see. An enemy shell had smashed into his Skyraider and fragments pierced his...