Burbank police are warning residents to lock their cars and hide valuables after a rash of vehicle burglaries in the past week.

Burbank police report rash of car burglaries

Burbank police are warning residents to lock their cars and keep valuables hidden after a rash of car burglaries was reported in two residential neighborhoods over the last week in Burbank.

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman speaks during a Super Bowl XLIX media availability at the Arizona Grand Hotel on January 29, 2015 in Chandler, Arizona.

Times Community staff, area football coaches, players have Seattle repeating in Super Bowl

Plenty of attention will be focused on Glendale for the 49th rendition of the prestigious Super Bowl.

Michael Peevey at a PUC meeting in San Francisco in 2004.

State searches home of Michael Peevey, former PUC president

State law enforcement officials reportedly searched the La Cañada Flintridge home of former Public Utilities Commission President Michael Peevey this week and seized computer equipment and smartphones.

Former Hoover High School water polo player Hakop Kaplanyan photographed in 2009.

Former UCLA water polo player from Glendale sentenced to 180 days in jail

A former UCLA water polo player from Glendale who was accused of rape last year pleaded no contest on Thursday to one count each of assault by means likely to produce great bodily injury, and criminal threats.

Students abuzz over Science Bowl contest

La Cañada High School is prepared to compete in a regional science competition at Jet Propulsion Laboratory this Saturday, following months of preparation in hopes they'll compete in the National Science Bowl.

The Focused Student: Helping teens learn, grow and succeed

After years of teaching, I've come to the conclusion that — even here in La Cañada — most teenagers drive their parents a little crazy. I'm highly qualified to make this diagnosis, as I'm the father of two teens as well as the executive director of the Hillside School and Learning Center. This is key to remember: They won't do it forever.

Actor Michael Gross talks about a short film called Our Father, in La Cañada Flintridge on Thursday, January 15, 2015. The movie, which deals with a father's late stage dementia, will be shown in next month's Pasadena International Film Festival.

Actor Michael Gross' connection to story brings a short film to life

When La Cañada actor Michael Gross read the script for the short film "Our Father," he was hooked.

Guest Column: A man who saw possibility in all things real

People say, “Once you knew Howard, you couldn't forget him.” Howard Schultz, a former resident of La Cañada, passed away unexpectedly last month while celebrating his 28th wedding anniversary on family vacation in Hawaii. He was 61. He recently moved to Boulder, Colo., where he and his wife Tana lived on their Lighthearted Ranch.

Thoughts from Dr. Joe: Exploring the deeper meaning of patriotism

When I was a kid, the criticism of older people would tick me off. I'd wonder what right the old geezers had to criticize me. Of course, now that I'm an old geezer, I understand the importance of an adult in being an adult. My beef is found within the context of a great story.

Price of single-family homes in Burbank rise

Price of single-family homes in Burbank rise

The median price for a single-family home in Burbank rose 11% last month compared to the same time in 2013, and sales also grew during the period, according to the latest real estate report.