Around Town: Continuing tales from the Proper

The summers are long in La CaƱada Flintridge.

SGV's Many Amezquita on the mound during Babe Ruth League SoCal Regional Championships with San Gabriel Valley vs. Long Beach at  Stengel Field, Glendale, July 20,  2014.

San Gabriel Valley All-Stars gear up for regional

After going the distance to win the three-game Babe Ruth 18-and-under Southern California Regional, the San Gabriel Valley All-Stars celebrated briefly before refocusing.

Glendale hires firm to market cell towers

Glendale is set to partner with a company that will actively market public buildings to telecommunications companies searching for locations to install cell towers.

Car enthusiasts flocked to San Fernando Boulevard in 2013 for the Downtown Burbank Car Classic.

Vintage cars on display at Downtown Burbank Car Classic this weekend

For an up close glimpse at roughly 200 cars featured on television shows and in movies, including Scooby-Doo's Mystery Machine and cars seen in "Almost Famous," "Die Another Day" and HBO's "Entourage," head downtown Saturday for the third annual Downtown Burbank Car Classic.

Classic cars on display during the 21st annual Glendale Cruise Night on Brand Boulevard in Glendale, Calf. on Saturday, July 19, 2014.

Heading for a 'Cruise Night'

About 50,000 people attended Glendale's 21st annual Cruise Night, an increase of roughly 10,000 attendees. Organizers attribute the jump to the event's inaugural fireworks show.

Burbank boy accused of attacking his mother

A 17-year-old boy was arrested Monday after allegedly punching and strangling his mother during an argument, police said.

Glendale's assistant coach Casey Spipramong, who was recently named coach, yells to the team in a game against Pasadena in a Pacific League girls water polo game at Pasadena High School on Tuesday, January 14, 2014.

Glendale selects Casey Sripramong as new girls' swim and water polo coach

As a player, Casey Sripramong brought plenty of determination to the Glendale High girls' water polo team.

Woman victim of reported iPhone theft in Glendale

A woman was pinned against a stair railing at the Vagabond Inn as an unidentified suspect snatched her iPhone on Monday, according to police.

Flintridge Prep football coach Antonio Harrison watches his team practice on Tuesday, June 10, 2014.

Flintridge Prep finalizes 2014 football schedule

A schedule that was in flux through portions of the spring and into the summer has been finalized for the Flintridge Prep football team.

City of Glendale seeks to change zoning rules

The City Council on Tuesday unanimously initiated the process to make changes to zoning rules that may alter who approves San Fernando Road Corridor development projects and gives developers tools to set their own standards.