A couple chased a would-be burglar down the street Saturday after allegedly catching him climbing down a ladder leaning against their house on the 1000 block of Rosedale Avenue, according to police.

Couple chases would-be burglar after he flees their home

A Glendale couple chased a would-be burglar down the street Saturday after allegedly catching him climbing down a ladder leaning against their house, police said.

A 24-year-old Burbank man allegedly fled the scene of back-to-back car crashes while drunk, then damaged a fire sprinkler in his jail cell after getting arrested, police said.

Drunk driver flees scene of back-to-back car crashes

A 24-year-old Burbank man allegedly fled the scene of back-to-back car crashes while drunk, and after getting arrested, damaged a fire sprinkler in his jail cell, police said.

Sheriff's deputies responded to a call about a suspicious object found at a small park on Ocean View Boulevard.

Suspicious object found at park determined to be toy prop

A suspicious object reported at a small park on Ocean View Boulevard in La Cañada Flintridge on Sunday was determined to be a toy prop left over from a birthday party, according to officials from the sheriff's station.

Five teenage hikers were airlifted from Brand Park Saturday afternoon after getting lost in a deep ravine

Five hikers lifted to safety from ravine in Brand Park

Five teenage hikers were airlifted from Brand Park Saturday afternoon after getting lost in a deep ravine, authorities said.

Crescenta Valley High's Lee Pope is the 2014 Girls' Golf Coach of the Year. (Tim Berger/Staff Photographer)

All-Area Girls' Golf Team

Keilee Bessho, Senior, La Cañada

Burbank High senior Irene Maemura is this year's All-Area Girls' Golfer of the year. (Raul Roa/Staff Photographer)

Girls' Golfer of the Year: Burbank High's Maemura enjoys swinging success in senior season

Though Irene Maemura missed achieving her ultimate goal of competing in the state tournament for the first time in her career, she doesn’t harbor any regrets.

La Cañada High boys' basketball's lack of experience costs team late versus Keppel

LA CAÑADA – Experience proved to be the difference and the downfall of the La Cañada High boys’ basketball team in Saturday’s third-place game of the La Cañada Tournament.

Julia Blythe, who has worked here as as server on-and-off for 8 years, and Eddie Driscoll, who has worked here as the karaoke DJ on-and-off for 14 years sing a Christmas song together at Dimples on West Olive Avenue in Burbank on Friday, December 19, 2014. Dimples, which may be the first karaoke bar in the country, will be closing in mid-January, for redevelopment of the property. The bar, which has been open since 1982, has been a stopping ground for hundreds of some of entertainment's top celebrities.

818 Roundup: 'America's first karaoke bar' Dimples to close; Tobinworld holiday show

Good morning, 818! Today is Monday, Dec. 22, 2014. Temperatures for today are expected to reach a high of 76 degrees and a low of 52 degrees, according to the National Weather Service.

Event, community directory is online

The Directory of Community Organizations and Special Events for 2014-15, prepared annually by the La Cañada Flintridge Coordinating Council, is now online at lcfcc.info. The directory provides an overview of the many organizations in the city that are members of the Coordinating Council.

News-Press Editorial: Careful wording could help to avoid a lawsuit

Having been under the threat of a lawsuit for the past year, the Glendale City Council this week agreed to ask voters in April if the city should switch from its long-standing at-large voting system to individual districts.

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