Fianceés Darnell Smith and Lauren Marlotte pose with her bike in Glendale on Monday, July 28, 2014. Smith's bike has already shipped to the East Coast for the Pan Mass Challenge, a two-day 165-mile ride from Wellesley, Mass. to Cape Cod on Aug. 2 and 3, 2014.

Fianceé to cycle 163 miles for cancer research

The first time Lauren Marlotte and her fiancée Darnell Smith rode their bikes 100 miles, they trekked from Santa Barbara to Ojai to Ventura and back, ran out of water and followed a path that partially runs along the shoulder of a freeway.

Arroyo Seco Saints' Frankie Garriola catches the ball that arrives a little late to third base as Urban Youth Academy's Richard Samundo slides in safely in the championship game of the Palomino West Zone in Compton on Tuesday, July 29, 2014.

Arroyo Seco Saints earn spot in World Series

COMPTON — The Arroyo Seco Saints baseball team is accustomed to playing in extra-inning games.

Avalon Sanders, 8 of La Canada, gives the peace sign while swimming under water at the La Canada Flintridge Country Club swimming pool on Wednesday, July 23, 2014. Temperatures, in the mid 90s on Wednesday, were expected to continue rising through the week.

Weather: Your Wednesday forecast

With downtown L.A. in the background, traffic moves slowly on a rainy morning on the 5 freeway southbound out of Burbank at the 134 freeway in Glendale/L.A. border on Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013.

Live: Traffic updates for your morning commute

The city of Glendale held a grand opening ceremony for the Cypress Senior Living building on the 300 block of E. Cypress St. in Glendale on Tuesday, July 29, 2014.

Glendale housing for low-income seniors, retired veterans opens its doors

A once-dilapidated 1920s-era brick building in south Glendale will now have a new life as a home for low-income seniors and retired veterans.

A pedestrian is seen between two vehicles as she crosses the street on the 500 block of N. Brand Blvd. in Glendale on Tuesday, July 29, 2014. The driver in the car in front of the pedestrian was pulled over by Glendale police for not yielding.

Glendale drivers and pedestrians cited during sting

Four drivers were ticketed for not yielding to pedestrians on Brand Boulevard, while nine pedestrians were cited for offenses such as jaywalking during a safety operation Tuesday afternoon carried out by the Glendale Police Department.

Burbank school district weighs compensation comparison study

Burbank Unified officials are looking to hire a consultant to create a compensation study months after school board members heard concerns that some employees are not adequately paid compared to comparable workers in other districts.

Water Carnival puts summer on ice

Kids looking to cool off from the summer heat can head to McCambridge Park Pool Saturday evening for the city's annual Water Carnival.

A 1957 Lotus 11 makes a perfect background for photos at the annual Downtown Burbank Car Classic on San Fernando Road in Burbank on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

Classic car show revs up the crowd

More than 10,000 spectators and car enthusiasts flocked to downtown Burbank on Saturday to admire roughly 200 classic cars at the third annual Downtown Burbank Car Classic, a show made up of cars featured on television shows and in movies.

The auditorium with several interested residents at Crescenta Valley High School where school district officials from Glendale and La Canada responded to questions from the community about the Sagebrush area of La Canada Flintridge that is served by the Glendale Unified School District on Tuesday, March 25, 2014. (Tim Berger/Staff Photographer)

Sagebrush cries foul over Glendale-produced informational document

Saying it underplays local support, Sagebrush residents are crying foul about an informational document posted by Glendale Unified regarding negotiations to transfer the area to La Cañada Unified.