A passerby walks past the House of Fun being set up by Preston and Diane Meyer and the Rotten Apple gang at 907 N. California St. in Burbank on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014.

Scaring up screams for charity

Diane Meyer could divulge what’s inside the Wilsley Bros. Fun House in Burbank, but that would ruin the surprise and maybe some of the screams.

Eighth grade students make their way through a tire run at Toll Middle School for Dash of the Titans day on Thursday, October 23, 2014. Two six-station obstacle courses, with two large inflatables with their own obstacles, jumping jacks, hula hoop, cone run, and tire run, were set up on the grounds of the school and students had to do two timed laps.

Titans run through obstacles for Toll Middle School

Toll Middle School students hopped, skipped and jumped their way through a series of obstacles Thursday as part of the school-wide “Dash of the Titans” fundraiser.

Kaitlin Powers was named last year's Miss La Cañada Flintridge. The applications for 2015 are now open.

818 Roundup: Search is on for Miss La Cañada; Burbank residential water restrictions

Good morning, 818! Today is Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. Temperatures for today are expected to reach a high of 79 degrees and a low of 58 degrees with partly cloudy skies in the evening.

Glendale football blocked from overtime win by Pasadena

GLENDALE — For the Glendale High football team, home had been less than sweet so far this season. The Nitros came into their Pacific League matchup with visiting Pasadena riding a two-game losing streak, with both defeats coming at Moyse Stadium, where Glendale is winless in three tries.

St. Francis High football stays on track, stymies St. Paul

SANTA FE SPRINGS — The focus all week for the St. Francis football team following an emotional come-from-behind Angelus League victory at Cathedral was to avoid an emotional letdown in Friday's showdown at St. Paul.

La Cañada High's Samuel Brown returns a San Marino kickoff before being taken out by San Marino's Patrick Crowley during a Rio Hondo League game on Friday. (Roger Wilson/Staff Photographer)

La Cañada High football sunk by Glazier, San Marino

LA CAÑADA — A relentless offense, fueled by an aerial attack led by one of the more polished quarterbacks in the San Gabriel Valley, handed the La Cañada High football its first defeat at home of the season and first loss in Rio Hondo League play Friday evening.

Flintridge Prep football left seeing Stars in nonleague defeat

SAN PEDRO — Having entered the homestretch of the regular season, things took a turn for the worse for the Flintridge Prep football team.

Crescenta Valley High's Jordan Lobianco looks back over his shoulder after making a catch as he runs over 50 yards to score against Muir in the first half of a Pacific League football game at Muir High on Friday. (Tim Berger/Staff Photographer)

Crescenta Valley High football enjoys special win versus Muir

PASADENA — Moments after the conclusion of Friday evening’s Pacific League showdown between the visiting Crescenta Valley High and Muir football teams, streams of fans and former Falcons players descended toward a steadily growing huddle in the end zone.

Burbank football rumbles past Hoover

BURBANK — Both the Burbank High and Hoover football teams have very much been the walking wounded throughout the current season with injuries plaguing both squads from the beginning of the season.

Council OKs jail services contract

A private medical care provider was granted a one-year trial run on Tuesday to examine and treat local jail inmates on-site as opposed to the costlier process of having paramedics and police officers escort them to Glendale Adventist Medical Center for minor health issues.