<p>A sign posted roadside warns passing motorists of the Water Conservation Alert Status on April 8, 2015 in&nbsp;La Ca&ntilde;ada Flintridge, Calif.</p>

La Cañada Flintridge to purchase recycled water from Glendale to irrigate median plants

Not content to let city trees die amid state mandates banning the use of potable water for street medians, La CaƱada Flintridge is securing truckloads of recycled water from the city of Glendale to get the job done.

<p>Linda Zulager of Simi Valley, right, holds her father Army Air Corps veteran John Hollis' hand during the Memorial Day ceremony at McCambridge Park War Memorial in Burbank on Monday, May 26, 2014. Hollis, who lives in Burbank and is 92 years old, served in World War II and Korea.</p>

Burbank to host Memorial Day service at McCambridge Park

In commemoration of the Americans who’ve died in service to the country, Burbank will host a Memorial Day service Monday at 11 a.m. at McCambridge Park.

<p>After speaking to the Burbank Unified school board, John Burroughs High School senior Frankie Baker will be&nbsp;allowed to wear a U.S. Air Force sash during her graduation ceremony.</p>

Burbank school board says OK to Burroughs student's Air Force graduation sash

A 17-year old Burroughs High senior received tentative approval to wear a U.S. Air Force sash during her graduation, a reversal of district policy that forbids wearing honors unrelated to school during the ceremony.

Commissioners OK bare stairway at Masonic Temple

Commissioners OK bare stairway at Masonic Temple

A city staffer and members of the Historic Preservation Commission were divided this week on the issue of whether a proposed outdoor stairway that’s part of a rehabilitation project for the former Masonic Temple should be left open or covered.

Students put patriotism on display during Memorial Day assembly

Students put patriotism on display during Memorial Day assembly

First- and second-grade students serenaded their fellow classmates and parents at John Marshall Elementary School Friday morning with patriotic songs such as “You’re a Grand Old Flag” and “This Land is Your Land” during the school’s annual Memorial Day assembly.

<p>Danielle Granados with a citizenship award she won at Disney Elementary during this school year. Granados passed away in January at age seven and a half due to a heart condition she was born with.</p>

New garden at Disney Elementary honors former student

Drops of rain fell in Burbank the day before Danielle Granados passed away, but her spirit will live on through a new garden at Disney Elementary School, where she was a second-grader.

<p>Frank is a 10-year-old Chihuahua and miniature Pinscher mix available for adoption through the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA.</p>

News-Press Pet of the Day: Frank

Frank is a 10-year-old, black-and-brown, smooth-coated Chihuahua and miniature Pinscher mix.

<p>Betty is a 12-year-old Pomeranian available for adoption through the Burbank Animal Shelter.</p>

Leader Pet of the Day: Betty

Well... hello, Betty. You sweet li’l thing, you. You've got 12 years under your belt and seek an owner who is compassionate and loving.

<p>Hoover High boys' tennis coach Julie Hoppe pictured during practice at Hoover High School on Monday, February 24, 2014.</p>

Julie Hoppe retires from Hoover High tennis

Since 2004, Julie Hoppe has been a staple among the coaching ranks at Hoover High.

Glendale man arrested for alleged sexual assault of minor

A Glendale man was arrested this week for allegedly sexually assaulting a boy in the dressing-room area of the Rose Bowl Aquatic Center in Pasadena, police said.