Sports Roundup: Flintridge Prep boys' soccer rolls past Rio Hondo Prep

BOYS’ SOCCER

La Cañada High girls' water polo rallies past Monrovia

MONROVIA — Looking to avoid being swept in a pair of head-to-head matchups, the La Cañada High girls’ water polo team turned to Heather Connolly for a spark.

Holy Family basketball rolls to another Horizon League victory

PASADENA — It wasn’t a typical venue to compete in a basketball game. Surrounded by brick walls, wooden beams, dim lights and played on a vinyl floor, the members of the Holy Family basketball team made the best of the odd conditions.

818 Roundup: Papers filed for Glendale elections; Video footage reveals details in Plitt's death

Good morning, 818! It's Friday, January 30, 2015. Temperatures for today are expected to reach a high of 69 degrees and a low of 53 degrees with a 20 percent chance of showers, according to the National Weather Service.

Candidates file paperwork for upcoming elections

A total of 13 candidates have filed paperwork seeking an elected seat in Glendale on April 7.

The Glendale float "Let's be neighbors," and featuring Meatball the bear, won the Governor's award for Best depiction of life in California at the Rose Parade in Pasadena on Wednesday, January 1, 2014. For the first time in a century, the city did not have a float in the last parade but community members have begun planning for a return next year.

Ideas floated for 2016 parade

Less than a month after Glendale went without a float in the Tournament of Roses Parade — the first time in a century — a group of local residents is working toward ensuring a Jewel City entry into the New Year’s Day event in 2016.

Zoe Drobenko and Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy water polo came up short against Louisville on Thursday.

Flintridge Sacred Heart water polo out of sync in league loss to Louisville

LA CAÑADA — Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy girls’ water polo Coach Carlos Ponce could tell that his team was not at its best even before it took to the pool Thursday against Louisville.

City gearing up for this year's Special Olympics

Glendale will be home to 100 athletes during the Special Olympics World Summer Games this summer and to get things started, city officials held a kickoff fundraising event on Wednesday at the Alex Theatre.

Actor, reality TV Personality and fitness trainer Greg Plitt died after being struck by a commuter train on January 17, 2015 in Burbank, Calif. He was 37 years old.

Video shows fitness model was clipped from behind by train in deadly accident

Video footage that captured the moments before Greg Plitt’s death shows the fitness model running southbound in between two sets of train tracks in Burbank before getting clipped from behind by an oncoming train, police said.

Glendale Police arrested 19-year-old Stevan Skendzic this week in connection with 27 fires that occurred since last January in the city. He pleaded not guilty to arson charges.

Suspected arsonist accused of starting more than two dozen fires pleads not guilty

A suspected arsonist accused of setting more than two dozen fires in Glendale since last January using abandoned furniture or trash — including one that caused an estimated $250,000 in damage — was arrested this week, police said.

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