A Sig Alert was issued Tuesday morning after a big-rig drove off the Glendale (2) Freeway and plunged 70 feet down an embankment, officials said.
Democratic officials in Sacramento Monday ordered a redo of the election of local delegates, ruling about 15% of voters were not qualified to cast a ballot.
In the weeks leading up to April 24 -- the date widely accepted as Armenian Genocide Remembrance Day -- Armenians around the world took part in events like a six-mile march to the Turkish Consulate in Los Angeles and candlelight vigils to pay tribute to the 1.5 million Armenians who were killed at the hands of the Ottoman Empire in 1915, as well as to add further pressure on the Turkish government to officially recognize the massacres as a genocide.
Ira Gershwin, older brother of celebrated composer George, wasn’t one for the limelight, despite his Pulitzer Prize-winning, decades-long success as one of the pillars of the great American Songbook.
Donnie Yen (“Iron Monkey,” “Ip Man”) now reigns as the top martial arts star in Hong Kong cinema. Since being discovered by Hollywood, Jackie Chan’s domestic output has slowed down. (Plus Jackie is now 61, and his stunt bravado is no longer so crazy.) Jet Li is nine years younger than Jackie, but his overall output (including the American “Expendables” series) has slowed even more.
The People to People Student Ambassador Program, a for-profit student educational program, will be taking a local junior high and high school delegation to Costa Rica in the summer of 2016 for a 10-day trip. Hilary Gregg, a 15-year veteran teacher in La Cañada, will be the primary leader for the junior high delegation.
Tickets are on sale now for the annual Casino Night fundraiser hosted by the Community Center of La Cañada Flintridge. The event will be held in conjunction with Memorial Weekend Fiesta Days celebration taking place in late May under the sponsorship of the local chamber of commerce.
Crews restored power to nearly 2,000 customers after an outage was reported in north Glendale just after 9:30 a.m. on Monday, officials said.
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) will host a town hall meeting Monday night about the National Park Service’s draft report for the Rim of the Valley Study, which was released two weeks ago and recommends an expansion of the existing recreation area.
I’m breaking with tradition on two counts today. First, I’m writing about a major chain restaurant and second, I got free food there. Normally I don’t accept free food, but I wanted to go to this press event to hear a good explanation of the changes in store at Rubio’s Fresh Mexican Grill. Make that Rubio’s Coastal Grill, their new name.
Not long after Glendale Community College's baseball team had defeated College of the Canyons, 8-6, on Friday evening to wrap up a fourth Western State Conference South Division title in five seasons, Vaqueros Coach Chris Cicuto predicted his team would be the No. 8 seed in the upcoming postseason.
It was a season full of firsts and triumphs that was likely the greatest in program history.
When parties in the Austrian Parliament this week signed a declaration calling the slaughter of Armenians by the Ottoman Turks that began in 1915 a genocide, the Republic of Turkey issued a statement saying it would leave “permanent stains on Turkish-Austrian friendship” and recalled its ambassador from Vienna.
818 Roundup: More than 130,000 march in LA to commemorate Armenian Genocide; Reward for stolen love letters grows
Good morning, 818! Today is Saturday, April 25, 2015. Temperatures for today are forecasted to reach a high of 72 degrees and a low of 51 degrees with partly cloudy skies in the evening, according to the National Weather Service.
Three Glendale Community College athletes took home individual titles at the Western State Conference Championships at Santa Barbara City College.
GLENDALE — More often than not, the Crescenta Valley High and Arcadia baseball teams have been accustomed to playing close games.
A historic season for the Glendale Community College women’s tennis team will continue for at least one more day and perhaps more.
LA CAÑADA — Occupying the top rung of the Prep League standings, the Flintridge Prep boys’ volleyball team is prepared for its share of challenges during the final stretch of the league campaign.
Aspirations of advancing to Saturday’s second-to-last day of the season-ending 115th annual Ojai Valley Tournament fell short for the Glendale Community College men’s tennis team Friday afternoon.
Bert Ring gives us his take on Pope Francis' acknowledgement of the Armenian Genocide and President Obama's decision not to use the word "genocide."
VALENCIA — It made no matter to the Glendale Community College baseball team what L.A. Mission was doing miles away, because the Vaqueros were intent on closing out their Western State Conference South Division business on their own accord.
The first Armenian American elected to public office in Glendale didn’t think that being the first was unique at the time.
A century after a genocide that left 1.5 million Armenians dead, thousands of their descendants took the streets of Los Angeles in remembrance on Friday, while also demanding recognition from the perpetrators.
YEREVAN, Armenia -- Former Glendale Mayor Eileen Givens, traveling with a small contingent of local residents, represented the city of Glendale during meetings with Armenian officials as part of genocide commemorations being held in that country.
The community is invited to the annual TACH (Teens for the Advancement of Children’s Hospital) Bash, which will take place from noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday, April 26 in Memorial Park, 1301 Foothill Blvd.
Police are investigating the apparent suicide of a Burbank man whose body was recovered Thursday off Pacific Coast Highway in Ventura County, near Naval Air Station Point Mugu.
This past week has been a remarkable one, a once-in-a-lifetime experience.
When someone asks how you’re doing, can you respond “I am good”? Or is the only correct form “I am well”? And why?