Mourners embrace at a vigil at Burroughs High School in Burbank on Friday, September 12, 2014. Three died in a crash in Santa Clarita last night.

818 Roundup: Lincoln Park events, taser lawsuit settled, reflecting on teen deaths

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'Midsummer' and acrobatics on tap at Lincoln Park

Dozens converged on Lincoln Park in Burbank Saturday for an afternoon of bending acrobatics and the words of William Shakespeare.

Heather Thomsen, 30 of Glendale, takes time to relax and write some poetry at Descanso Gardens in La Canada Flintridge on Friday, April 25, 2014. (Raul Roa/Staff Photographer)

Weather: Your Monday forecast

With downtown L.A. in the background, traffic moves slowly on a rainy morning on the 5 freeway southbound out of Burbank at the 134 freeway in Glendale/L.A. border on Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013.

Live: Traffic updates for your morning commute

Leader Cartoon: Bike lane

Leader Cartoon: Bike lane

Bert Ring gives his take on longstanding animus between bicyclists and drivers.

Glendale settles lawsuit relating to Taser incident

The city will pay $55,000 to settle a lawsuit filed by a man who claims a Glendale police officer used excessive force and Tased him after he was pulled over while on his way to a hospital to see his sick father.

Hundreds of mourners at a vigil at Burroughs High School in Burbank on. Three died in a crash in Santa Clarita last night.

Start the Presses: Can we stem the teen wasteland?

Last Saturday, I found myself in front of my computer in the predawn darkness, feverishly clicking online for news about the three Burbank teens who died the day before.

Haley Powell uses a sewing machine for make an outfit of her own design. (Courtesy of Nicole Butler)

Youngsters create their own style

Jaden Martin thinks preteens deserve a better selection of cool fashions and he wants to bring it to them. The Burbank resident said he had a lot of design ideas and wanted to make them a reality.

Resident faces charges in alleged home invasion

A 25-year-old Glendale man who was shot after allegedly breaking into a Van Nuys home was charged with one count each of assault with a deadly weapon, criminal threats and attempted grand theft auto, authorities said. 

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