Complaints about noise from helicopters flying above Los Angeles County could soon be registered online or made by phone following an announcement made this past weekend by the Federal Aviation Administration.
A 49-year-old man was hospitalized in critical condition Monday after being struck while sitting on a bus bench by a pick-up truck whose driver, an 18-year-old Burbank woman with a learner’s permit, lost control of the vehicle, police said.
PortuCal Peri Peri, the new fast-casual eatery on San Fernando Road, has a name as peculiar as the circuitous route that brought this spicy chicken to Burbank.
Japanese director Shohei Imamura had a long, somewhat strange career. For a decade, starting in the late ’50s, he attracted attention for a series of social realist films, often with an ironic view of the American occupation. After a decade, he dropped fiction altogether, directing a number of documentaries throughout the ’70s. In 1979, he returned to dramatic film with the serial killer picture “Vengeance Is Mine”; he worked continually for the remaining 25 years of his life, twice winning the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival.
In "Hector and the Search for Happiness," Hector (Simon Pegg) is a psychiatrist with a touch of Walter Mitty in him. He daydreams about being a WWI pilot, but other than the need for this little indulgence in childhood fancy, he seems to have an ideal life. He's financially well off with a thriving practice. At least some of his patients have interesting neuroses. And he lives in a lovely home with the even lovelier Clara (Rosamund Pike), whose career in public relations is soaring.
A 25-year-old Eagle Rock woman was killed Saturday evening when she was struck by a car while crossing the street illegally, marking the third pedestrian fatality in Glendale this year, authorities said.
Five Acres will host its inaugural “Supper at the Speakeasy” dinner and fundraiser on Monday, Sept. 29 at the Annandale Golf Club, tied to its 27th annual Golf Classic.
Greta Pruitt, a former teacher and administrator, will discuss “The Privatization of Public Education” at the Sunday, Sept. 21 meeting of the Cañada Crescenta Democratic Club. The event will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. at Lanterman House, 4420 Encinas Drive.
La Cañada Junior Women's Club President Kelly Chamberlain invited her new executive board members to Warner Bros. Studios for their annual retreat to discuss the upcoming 2014-15 year.
The Newcomers and Friends of San Gabriel Valley club invite new La Cañada Flintridge residents to join in their October events.