Jerry DeLaurie steps down as Burbank boys' basketball coach

Citing the need for time to grieve following the death of his mother, Jerry DeLaurie said Monday he stepped down as boys' basketball coach after guiding Burbank High for three seasons.

This Feb. 19, 2015 image shows the swarf planet Ceres provided by NASA, taken by the agency's Dawn spacecraft from a distance of nearly 29,000 miles (46,000 kilometers).

Dawn spacecraft set to 'make history'

Once it enters orbit Friday, NASA’s Dawn spacecraft is set to be the first to successfully visit a dwarf planet. 

Firefighters rescue woman from L.A. River

Glendale firefighters rescued a woman from the Los Angeles River Monday evening, authorities said.

Man arrested for allegedly stealing ex-employer's car

A 26-year-old Glendale man was arrested Sunday evening after allegedly stealing his ex-employer’s car, police said.

Man arrested after allegedly hitting another man with a skateboard

A 22-year-old Burbank man was arrested Friday after allegedly bashing another man’s head with a skateboard, police said.

LCHS Spring Festival Concert to take place Thursday

La Cañada High School’s Choral Music Program will hold its annual Spring Festival Concert this Thursday, featuring its ensembles, choir and chamber singers.

Firefighters knocked down a blaze Sunday evening on the 400 block of North Orchard Drive in Burbank.

Firefighters knock down blaze at Burbank home

Firefighters knocked down a blaze Sunday evening that apparently crept into a Burbank attic through the outside vents, officials said.

The cast of "The Threepenny Opera" includes Andrew Ableson (as Macheath)and Marisa Duchowny (Polly Peachum).

Theater Review: Music steals the show

Since its debut in Berlin in 1928, “The Threepenny Opera,” Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill’s groundbreaking, razor-edged protest against societal corruption and religious hypocrisy, has never lost its relevance. Giving it the grittiness and gut punch it needs for that relevance to hit home is the challenge. With uneven intensity, A Noise Within’s production, running through May 17, doesn’t quite get there, but it often comes close.

Rock 'n' roll originator Chris Montez performs Saturday, March 7, at Joe's Great American Bar & Grill in Burbank.

Rockin' from the golden age

Pioneering Chicano rock ‘n’ roll originator Chris Montez, famed for frantic international 1962 hit “Let’s Dance,” is one of the most exciting performers still working from that era. Now 73 years old, Montez, who appears Saturday at Joe’s Great American Bar & Grill, projects an eerily youthful presence that’s’ completely natural and slightly mystical — it’s as if his illimitable passion for music has both nurtured and somehow preserved him. And his schedule of shows is equally remarkable.

A stilt walker dressed in traditional Chinese dress walked around greeting customers at the Glendale Galleria's Chinese Lunar New Year "The Year of the Sheep" Celebration at the mall in Glendale on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015.

Photo Gallery: Glendale Galleria celebrates Chinese Lunar New Year

Glendale Galleria held a Chinese Lunar New Year "The Year of the Sheep" Celebration at the mall in Glendale on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015.