Nestle announces new animal welfare standards

Nestle, the world’s largest food and beverage company, has pledged new animal welfare standards for its 7,300 worldwide suppliersm, the Los Angeles Times reported.

Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy's Kirsten Vose is the Glendale News-Press 2013-14 Female Athlete of the Year. Here she's photographed on campus on Friday, July 25, 2014. (Roger Wilson/Staff Photographer)

Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy's Kirsten Vose is News-Press Female Athlete of the Year once again

If 2013 was a breakout season for Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy swimmer Kirsten Vose, then perhaps 2014 could be defined as a brand-building campaign.

Crescenta Valley High pitcher Brian Gadsby turned in the top-10 individual performances in a team setting. (File Photo)

Top-10 individual performances in a team setting: Gadsby's run tops list of individual performances

The following are the top-10 individual performances in a team setting for the 2014-15 high school season as voted by the Glendale News-Press sports staff.

Artur Ghazaryan, left, 28, and Havhannes Ghazaryan, 26, were arrested for allegedly being in possession of more than 100 fraudulent credit cards on Tuesday.

Glendale pair suspected of ID theft after 138 cards found in vehicles

Two Glendale men were arrested on suspicion of identity theft on Tuesday after being caught with more than 100 allegedly fraudulent credit cards in their possession, police said.

Ron Mizrahi points to the bottom of a canyon near his family home off Earlmont Avenue, where a car driven by a 76-year-old La Cañada woman landed Wednesday afternoon, killing the driver. Several witnesses said they saw the Mercedes barrel down Jarvis Avenue onto Earlmont and veer off into the front yard of the Mizrahi family home before careening off a cliff's edge into the draw below.

818 Roundup: Woman dies after car careens off edge of canyon; Bike safety campaign held in Glendale

Good morning readers! Today is Friday, August 22, 2014. Today's forecast includes a high of 85 degrees and a low of 65 in Glendale.

Students walk to class at Glendale Community College Monday June 22, 2009.

Glendale Community College aims for growth

Glendale Community College officials hope to increase the number of full-time equivalent students by nearly 1.5% this academic year, and they are also concerned about the impending end of Proposition 30, which saved the college from making drastic budget cuts two years ago.

GWP to send energy-saving tips and alerts via text and email

Glendale Water & Power is turning to texting and emails to remind customers of how to conserve energy during the hottest days of the summer.

As Chris Chorebanian of Glendale, fills out a questionaire, Nathalie Winiarski of Walk Bike Glendale puts a free rear light on his bicycle as part of Operation Firefly in conjunction with the Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition and the assistance of the Glendale Police Department on Wednesday, August 20, 2014. Glendale police officers stopped bicyclists riding without lights, but instead of giving them citations, let Winiarski talk with them about safe cycling at night and attached free front and rear lights.

Campaign lights the way to bike safety

Chris Chorebanian was pulled over on his bicycle by a Glendale police officer Wednesday evening for riding without a front light.

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

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 forecast for Friday