Glendale News Press Male Athlete of the Year Brian Gadsby during an interview at Crescenta Valley High School on July 10. Gadsby is the quarterback for the football team and a pitcher for the baseball team. (Tim Berger/Staff Photographer)

Glendale News-Press Male Athlete of the Year: Crescenta Valley High's Gadsby proved himself a true dual threat

Whether it was under the Friday night lights of autumn or in the center of a Stengel Field spotlight in the spring, Brian Gadsby’s right arm was a constant.

A rendering of the proposed Burbank Whole Foods Market and conjoining 241-unit luxury apartment complex that may be built at 3401 West Olive Ave.

Planning board to weigh in on Talaria complex

The Planning Board on Monday is slated to weigh in on a proposal to build a 241-unit luxury apartment complex on top of a 43,000-square-foot Whole Foods market in the city’s Media District.

Levandis Landy (aka "LL") as a preacher during a gospel scene at the Sidewalk Studio Theatre in Burbank during rehearsals for "Hustlin'." The play was written and performed mostly by former addicts and homeless currently in a Los Angeles rehab facility.

'Hustlin' puts street life on the stage

The woman onstage is in mourning, rising unsteadily from the floor in fishnets and a dangerously short skirt, still in disbelief that another friend has died on the streets. “She was so young,” cries Carrie Gazzaruso, a curtain of blond hair over her face. She quickly pulls off a thong and wraps it tightly around her arm, collapsing back to her knees to prepare a needle loaded with heroin.

Midnight is a 4-year-old domestic medium-hair cat up for adoption.

Leader pet of the day: Midnight

Cat lovers know the precious, light, sand-paper caress of feline kisses... well, get ready for some with Midnight.

Two of the suspects connected to an alleged residential burglary on July 25 in the 100 block of Aspen Oak Lane were caught on tape.

Four suspects appear in surveillance video

Police have released surveillance photos of four suspects allegedly breaking into a Glendale home last month and stealing an unknown number of personal items.

An employee walks through the Grayson Power Plant on Thursday, December 4, 2008. At its Aug. 19, 2014 meeting, the Glendale City Council recently approved a study to look into revamping the community's sole electricity-generating plant with up-to-date technologies.

Council supports power plant study

A study looking into revamping the community’s sole electricity-generating plant with up-to-date technologies will soon be underway after winning unanimous support from the Glendale City Council on Tuesday.

Burbank school district appeals $3.2M award in sexual harassment case

Burbank Unified School District officials are appealing an award of $3.2 million in legal fees stemming from a seven-year-old sexual harassment lawsuit.

Glendale school district prescribes additional school nurses

Glendale school officials recently made room for more nurses to join the staff as they move to address students' health concerns and slowly recover from past budget cuts.

City of Burbank agrees to $1.4M settlement in Dahlia case

The city has reached a $1.4-million settlement with a former Burbank police detective who sued the city for retaliation after he was fired four years ago for alleged misconduct during the investigation into a takeover robbery at Porto’s Bakery in 2007.

Motorist arrested after allegedly striking pedestrian

A 35-year-old motorist was arrested Thursday after she allegedly struck a pedestrian while driving under the influence of drugs with her four-year-old daughter in the car, police said.