La Cañada Flintridge
Charlie Iccavone, who was from Misterbianco, Sicily, was my goombah. If you Google “goombah,” you'll find an Americanized definition explaining the term is derogatory. Italians understand the term designates a close friendship. You had to earn the distinction of goombah. But it's for life.
In bringing electric vehicle chargers out from the oft-hidden corners of parking garages where they have typically been found, Burbank may have taken the lead in the nation for the number of public, curbside charging stations.
The sediment-laden Devil's Gate Dam reservoir will likely weather the strong El Niño storms forecast for fall and winter and should be ready for a five-year sediment removal project scheduled to start this spring, county Public Works officials reported.
A confession: I have mixed feelings about continuing to write about crime in the Foothills. It's a topic we're all interested in, but I don't want to pander to the sensational.
Two 22-year-old North Hollywood men were arrested Wednesday afternoon after reportedly stealing two packages from front porches in Burbank, police said.
Coming off a somewhat magical 2014 season, there appears to be a few paths the Glendale Community College football team can take this year.
He’s taken pride playing on one of the top defensive units in the state. He’s had several good mentors show him the best route to the quarterback.
Glendale school officials said Tuesday they will take a hard look at the district’s academic calendar following parents’ recent objections to the school year beginning on Aug. 10 this year, which they believe is too early, with a start date of Aug. 8 slated for 2016.
818 Roundup: Health care pilot programs to launch in Glendale; School districts resume Sagebrush talks
Good morning, 818! Today is Thursday, September 3, 2015. Temperatures for today are forecasted to reach a high of 79 and a low of 66, according to the National Weather Service.
One often overlooked aspect to the unforgettable season that was Crescenta Valley High football’s 2014 campaign was the team’s fortune of remaining relatively injury-free.
Following a perfect season is the task at hand for the Crescenta Valley High football team.
In an offseason of change for the Flintridge Prep, Crescenta Valley High, Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy, Glendale, Hoover, Holy Family and St. Monica Academy girls’ cross-country programs, each team has adapted at a different pace.
Local hospital officials are hoping two pilot programs kicking off this year will reduce the number of return visits to the emergency room as well as ease the bottleneck in ERs by diverting some patients to local urgent-care centers.
Another start to the boys’ cross-country season includes a set of varying expectations for the Flintridge Prep, Crescenta Valley High, St. Francis, Glendale, Hoover and St. Monica Academy programs for the upcoming season.
Waking up to shootings has unfortunately become a norm in this country. We are no longer shocked when someone with a gun storms a school, a movie theater or any other public place and unleashes the destruction of innocent human lives.
A $10,000 donation helped Glendale police purchase a dozen new bicycles last week to beef up two-wheeled patrols in the city’s parks and business district.
Before the St. Francis High football team even steps on the field Friday evening, coach Jim Bonds knows his team is at a slight disadvantage.
After a hiatus, Glendale school officials are moving forward on resolving the Sagebrush issue, scheduling a meeting with advisers next week.
Since taking over at Crescenta Valley High in 2010, football coach Paul Schilling has grown used to one role.
A “Riverwalk Workday” will be held from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday at the Glendale Narrows Riverwalk, 300 Paula Ave.
DreamWorks Studios, the production house of Steven Spielberg, is expected to part with the Walt Disney Co. next year when the companies' marketing and distribution pact expires, according to multiple people who were not authorized to comment publicly.
The Burbank-Burroughs Alumni Assn. is on a roll.
The Burbank city clerk's office is seeking applications from Burbank residents interested in filling a vacancy on the Burbank Housing Corp. board of directors.
A new fire chief and community development director were appointed by the Glendale City Council on Tuesday, both internal promotions of employees with decades of city experience.
The Chambers Brothers' immortal "Time Has Come to Today," one of psychedelic rock's most enduring, epochal classics, was the result of a weird mixture of coincidence and controversy involving Texas bluesman Lightnin' Hopkins' conk hairdo and the outraged fury of gospel star Mahalia Jackson.
There’s a huge void in the middle of the lineup that the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy volleyball team will try to fill.
Sitting in the stands near midfield, Glendale Community College women’s soccer Coach Jorge Mena had a bird’s eye view of his players scrimmaging.
Good morning, 818! Today is Wednesday, September 2, 2015. Temperatures for today are forecasted to reach a high of 80 and a low of 66, according to the National Weather Service.