Flintridge Prep Taylor Yoshida ran into Ribet Academy's 6-4 center Celine Bolton-Ford during a  CIF-SS semifinal game on Saturday. The Rebels lost, 46-39. (Photo by Mike Mullen)

Flintridge Prep girls' hoops goes cold in third quarter, loses to Ribet Academy

LOS ANGELES — It was a nightmare third quarter that ended a dream season for the Flintridge Prep girls’ basketball team Saturday evening.

Crescenta Valley High girls' basketball's memorable run comes to close

LA CRESCENTA — After taking its first lead of the game midway through the third quarter, the Crescenta Valley girls’ basketball team finally shifted momentum to its side, as it prompted a timeout from CIF Southern Section Division I-AA quarterfinal opponent Long Beach Millikan.

Burroughs High girls' basketball off to semifinals

BURBANK — A few moments after they achieved a program milestone, the members of the Burroughs High girls’ basketball took a lap through a victory tunnel formed by a throng of ardent supporters inside a noisy and packed home gymnasium.

UFC fighter Jake Ellenberger grabs a hold of Josh Koscheck at UFC184 at Staples Center on Saturday. Ellenberger, who trains at the Glendale Fighting Club under coach Edmond Tarverdyan, won the match. (Raul Roa/Staff Photographer)

UFC 184: Jake Ellenberger back to winning ways

LOS ANGELES — Just before the official decision was read aloud, Jake “The Juggernaut” Ellenberger let out a sigh.

UFC women's bantamweight champ "Rowdy" Ronda Rousey celebrates after beating challenger Cat Zingano in 14 seconds in the co-main event at UFC184 at Staples Center on Saturday. Rousey trains at the Glendale Fighting Club under coach Edmond Tarverdyan. (Raul Roa/Staff Photographer)

UFC 184: Ronda Rousey shines at Staples Center with 14-second victory

LOS ANGELES — Just when it seems unfathomable that “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey could somehow improve upon her previous bouts of brilliance, she astonished once again.

Hoover High wrestling's Shahbazyan heading to state

ONTARIO - For the second day in a row, Edmen Shahbazyan left Citizens Business Bank Arena simmering over a loss in his final match of the day Saturday in the CIF Southern Section Boys’ Wrestling Masters Meet.

Russ Newton has been named publisher of Times Community News, a portfolio of local papers that includes the Glendale News-Press, the Burbank Leader and the La Cañada Valley Sun. He will also oversee three community titles based in Orange County: The Daily Pilot, Coastline Pilot and Huntington Beach Independent.

Russ Newton named publisher at Times Community News

Readers may soon see papers in coin-operated newspaper boxes again, said Times Community News Publisher Russ Newton, a move he said will increase the availability of the Glendale News-Press and Burbank Leader to interested readers as well as highlight its worth.

Glendale police officer Michael Woolner, left  receives a Police Star Award at the first annual Burbank Police Awards luncheon on Thursday, February 26, 2015.

Burbank police recognized at inaugural ceremony

When Jesus Espindola arrived on the doorstep of a Burbank home around 2 a.m. one February morning in 2013, a woman was crying for help, bleeding from her neck and body due to multiple stab wounds.

News-Press Cartoon: Glendale Arts Colony

News-Press Cartoon: Glendale Arts Colony

Cartoonist Bert Ring offers his take on the construction of the Glendale Arts Colony, a new 70-unit affordable housing project in Glendale, geared toward artists.

Read On: Getting together for a street hockey tradition

Well we lost another icon on Friday with the death of Leonard Nimoy, the incomparable Mr. Spock of “Star Trek” fame and by all accounts a good and decent man of real character. His looks to have been a life especially well-lived. After all is said and done, what more is there?