Providence High baseball eliminated by Santa Paula in CIF opener

BURBANK — For a team that doesn't have any seniors, the Providence High baseball team made some strides this season.

UFC 187: Travis Browne faces old friend Andrei Arlovski in heavyweight slugfest

When Andrei Arlovski was preparing for his previous Ultimate Fighting Championship bout, he was doing so while residing in the welcoming confines of Travis Browne’s home.

<p>Flintridge Prep's Hamilton Evans tries to score a run with Foothill Tech catcher Josh Ellison applying the tag during a CIF-SS Division VI playoff game on Friday. The Rebels won, 4-3. (Roger Wilson/Staff Photographer)</p>

Pilar propels Flintridge Prep baseball into second round

GLENDALE — A one-out single from catcher Cole Pilar in the seventh inning delivered the Flintridge Prep baseball team a come-from-behind 4-3 victory over visiting Ventura Foothill Tech in Friday’s first round of the CIF Southern Section Division VI playoffs at the Glendale Sports Complex.

<p>Crescenta Valley High pitcher Brian Gadsby fires a fastball against Ventura during a CIF-SS Division II playoff game on Friday. The Falcons won, 4-0. (Roger Wilson/Staff Photographer)</p>

Gadsby, Crescenta Valley High baseball shut out Ventura in CIF opener

GLENDALE — Following seven innings of brilliance on the mound, Crescenta Valley High’s Brian Gadsby did what he always does.

<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.