GLENDALE — No matter what size lead Adela Alatraca had, the senior pitcher wanted to remain sharp in the circle for the Crescenta Valley High softball team.
Burbank resident Mike Moynahan said when his family lived on Evergreen Street in 1997, planes from Bob Hope Airport would shake the walls of their home during the night and wake his infant daughter.
Clear leaders in garnering endorsements from key Glendale organizations have emerged in the three upcoming races leading up to election day on April 7.
Two City Council candidates — Paula Devine and Erik Yesayan — have locked down the endorsements of three of the five members of the Glendale Community College board of trustees, though not the same three.
Cesar Chavez would have turned 88 this week.
Under an archway of green and white balloons in Burbank’s Verdugo Park, in the shade of a few trees, city officials spoke of the benefits all trees provide — cool shade, certainly, but also clean air and natural beauty.
Mountain Avenue Elementary
Across Burbank’s middle schools and high schools, one academic counselor serves an average of more than 500 students, at least 200 more per counselor than recommended by the American School Counselor Assn., and the impetus for a new master plan by Burbank school officials for secondary counseling.
Glendale and Burbank police both placed in the top 10 in their respective categories this year for the annual Baker to Vegas Challenge Cup Relay, in which they competed against other law enforcement agencies.
Police are investigating a commercial burglary in which $400 in cash and several checks totaling roughly $49,000 were stolen from a dental office, police said.