Ultimate Fighting Championship women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey strikes a pose with the champion's belt after squaring off with challenger Cat Zingano during press conference at Club Nokia on Los Angeles on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015. The women's world bantamweight championship fight will be the main event at UFC 184. Rousey trains at the Glendale Fighting Club.

UFC 184 Media Day: The calm before the Rousey-Zingano storm

Despite a cavalcade of cameras, recorders and myriad questions that had already been asked many a time before, UFC 184 Media Day at Club Nokia was very much the calm ahead of the impending storm on Saturday night.

An exterior shot of the former Great Indoors store, where Walmart may be located in the future.  Photographed on Thursday, January 1, 2015.

Tentative opinion seems to support Walmart's appeal to open in Burbank

A three-judge panel appeared poised on Thursday to allow Walmart to proceed with a project to open a store in Burbank, according to a tentative opinion on an appeal seeking to overturn a trial court’s ruling that halted the project.

City Manager Scott Ochoa presents the 2015 Man of the Year Award to Fire Chief Harold Scoggins at the annual Glendale Latino Association awards luncheon.

Glendale Latino Assn. recognizes community leaders

The Glendale Latino Assn. once again recognized a man, woman and organization of the year as part of a now 25-year-old tradition of spotlighting noteworthy leaders and organizations in the community.

New online tool will help teachers spot, report suspected child abuse

A new online training tool debuted this week as part of a renewed effort to help school employees across the state report suspected child abuse and neglect.

Local leaders bid farewell to retiring workforce advocate Don Nakamoto

Several civic, business and education leaders from Glendale and Burbank showed up to the Verdugo Jobs Center on Wednesday to pay tribute to Don Nakamoto, who, for almost two decades has served as director of the Verdugo Workforce Investment Board and recently announced his retirement.

A vehicle parked near the Allen Lund parking lot was robbed of several parts Wednesday, amounting to a $6,000 loss.

Thief cuts vehicle's catalytic convertor near Allen Lund Company in broad daylight

The La Cañada Flintridge Chamber of Commerce is warning residents to be aware of suspicious activity after a vehicle parked near the Allen Lund parking lot was robbed of several parts Wednesday, amounting to a $6,000 loss.

#818Spotlight: Nature's watching

Submitted by Hannah Ellis, taken while walking through the Oakwood complex.

College Update: Rodriguez shines in first CSUN start

The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.

The Focused Student: How to win the daily homework showdown

Last month I introduced “The Focused Student” and I must say the response has been positive. Thanks for taking the time to read this column. I know you want to help your kids, and I hope my ideas will be useful.

A graphic rendering of a 72-unit facility being proposed by Santa-Rosa based Oakmont Senior Living shows how the project might appear once constructed at 600 Foothill Blvd., current site of the Christian Science Church of La Cañada Flintridge.

Developer bids to build senior housing facility

A Santa Rosa senior housing developer recently announced its intentions to build a 72-unit assisted-living facility on La Cañada's heavily zoned Foothill Boulevard, a move so far being met with more cheers than jeers.