Heather Thomsen, 30 of Glendale, takes time to relax and write some poetry at Descanso Gardens in La Canada Flintridge on Friday, April 25, 2014. (Raul Roa/Staff Photographer)

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New members were recently inducted into the evening branch of  Kiwanis Club of La Cañada. From left are Kyle Hara, president-elect of the Noon Kiwanis Club; Chad Skrederstu; Maria Drummond, Membership Committee; Linda Magarian, membership chairman; Kendyl Young, new member; Vanessa Terzian, new member, and Matt Regan, new evening club organizer.

Business Evening Kiwanis welcomes new members

The newly formed Business Evening Kiwanis Club, a subsidiary organization of La Cañada’s noon Kiwanis group, meets monthly at various restaurants in the city. This month they met at Dish restaurant.

The falafel blossom at Momed in Atwater is made from a zucchini blossom stuffed with a falafel mixture with sheep cheese and yogurt added, then lightly fried in a tempura batter. It comes with a Russian kale tabouli and avocado hummus. Additional sides include a double berry tiramisu and the Momed latte. Photographed on Thursday, August 28, 2104.

Dining Review: International thrills in Atwater

There aren't many places in Los Angeles where you can be sipping wine and nibbling appetizers when all of a sudden, 20 feet away, a train roars by. That's just one of the little thrills you can expect at the brand-new restaurant Momed in Atwater Crossing, the creative-arts district just over the Glendale border.

A 60-year-old man was arrested on the 1000 block of N. Pass Avenue in Burbank for allegedly pointing a handgun at his neighbor while drunk, police said.

Man arrested for pointing handgun at neighbor while drunk, police say

A 60-year-old man was arrested Saturday after he allegedly, while drunk, pointed a handgun at his neighbor who had asked the man if he sprayed the victim’s car while watering the lawn, police said.

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra gears up for local performance

Music enthusiasts and fans of "big canvas" performances should expect nothing less from the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra's opening night performance this September.

A Glendale man was arrested on Friday, Aug. 29 after police reportedly observed him peeping through the a window at the Burbank Extended Stay Inn.

Glendale man arrested after allegedly peeping into hotel window

A 34-year-old Glendale man was arrested early Friday morning after police reportedly observed him peeping through a window at the Extended Stay Inn in Burbank, police said.

Fitness is Art members Antjuane Sims, front left, Paulina Fichtenmayer, rear left, and Martin Naborowski, front right, do the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

Group 'Ice Bucket' challenge at Burbank gym

Rachele Rivera has seen the influx of “Ice Bucket Challenge” videos on her Facebook timeline in recent weeks. And in some of those videos, friends challenged her join and raise money funding research for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, known as ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease. The fatal neurodegenerative disease causes body paralysis. 

Shayna Baszler stopped in UFC debut by Bethe Correia

Following more than a decade in the world of mixed martial arts, Shayna Baszler finally made her first walk to fight inside the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s octagon.

Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy's Sophia Coffey reaches for the ball during practice on Wednesday. (Roger Wilson/Staff Photographer)

Girls' Volleyball Preview: Flintridge Sacred Heart has championship aspirations

Following a renaissance season that concluded with an appearance in the semifinals, the members of the Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy volleyball team have some unfinished business they’d like to tend to in the next several months.

Burroughs High's Eben Britton doesn't survive chopping block

As of Saturday afternoon, Burroughs High product Eben Britton was without a home in the NFL.