Election change in Glendale to be placed on ballot

Glendale voters will be asked this spring if the city should switch from its long-standing at-large voting system to individual districts after the City Council voted on Tuesday to place the question on the April ballot.

Flintridge Prep boys' soccer sends Burbank on holiday break with loss

BURBANK — The Burbank High boys’ soccer coach and players are going to have a long time to think about Wednesday’s 2-0 nonleague loss to Flintridge Prep.

Crescenta Valley's Jordan Lobianco runs with the ball against Muir in the first half of a Pacific League football game at Muir High School on Friday, October 24, 2014. Lobianco was named the 2014 Pacific League co-most valuable player, along with USC-bound Taeon Mason of Muir.

Crescenta Valley's Lobianco hauls in Pacific League Player of the Year

In a season of historical brilliance that was Crescenta Valley High football’s undefeated run to a CIF Southern Section Southeast Division title, it all started with a dominant seven-game tour de force through the Pacific League.

Burbank High girls' soccer knocks off Flintridge Prep late for win No. 1

GLENDALE — All it took was 30 seconds and a little bit of hustle for Burbank High sophomore forward Kira Bochard to break a season-long drought for her Bulldogs girls’ soccer team.

St. Francis' John Carroll is congratulated by quarterback Jeremiah Martin after scoring a receiving touchdown against Mayfair in a first round CIF Southeast Division football game at St. Francis on Friday, November 14, 2014. The pair are this year's co-most valuable players of the Angelus League.

St. Francis football's Carroll, Martin share Angelus League's top honor

Searching for the program’s first league title since 1997, the St. Francis High football team ran roughshod over the Angelus League.

Alyce Russell volunteers as the executive director of the Glendale Humane Society. Photographed holding Peppermint Patty Thursday July 10, 2008. 
(Alex Collins/News-Press)

NBC4 awards Humane Society with $5K

The Glendale Humane Society received a $5,000 donation from NBC4 recently to support the organization’s work to provide care for animals until they are adopted.

Film production crews arrive and begin unloading trees as other crews arrive with portable power at 4159 Commonwealth Ave., in La Cañada Flintridge on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 20913. Some neighbors do not like the frequency of filming at this home.

'Balance' of film ordinance produces new controversy

Fourteen months of negotiations among residents, movie executives and weary public officials ended Monday, when the La CaƱada Flintridge City Council approved a new set of regulations governing filming inside city limits.

Cerritos Elementary School students got a surprise when they were told each one would receive a Christmas gift after the winter awards assembly at the Glendale school on Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014. The gifts were donated by Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center employees through their Mission Council group.  The group collected gifts for 455 students.

Compassionate Cerritos Elementary students rewarded with gifts

During a morning assembly on Wednesday, more than 400 students at Cerritos Elementary School applauded their classmates who were being recognized by teachers for showing compassion and being good friends to others.

Hotel tax hike to go on ballot

A proposed 2% increase on the tax hotel guests pay in Glendale will go before local voters following the City Council’s approval Tuesday to place the measure on the ballot in April.

Crescenta Valley Briefs: CV Town Council meeting Thursday; Library collecting gifts

The Crescenta Valley Town Council will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 18 in the community room of the La Crescenta Library, 2809 Foothill Blvd., La Crescenta.