Area police agencies compete in 'Baker to Vegas' relay event

Area police agencies compete in 'Baker to Vegas' relay event

Glendale and Burbank police both placed in the top 10 in their respective categories this year for the annual Baker to Vegas Challenge Cup Relay, in which they competed against other law enforcement agencies.

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Police: Over $49K in cash, checks stolen from Burbank dental office

Police are investigating a commercial burglary in which $400 in cash and several checks totaling roughly $49,000 were stolen from a dental office, police said.

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Man assaulted, phone stolen while walking near Robert Lundigan Park

Man assaulted, phone stolen while walking near Robert Lundigan Park

A 40-year-old man was assaulted while walking near Robert Lundigan Park in Burbank on Monday by two men who stole his phone and broke his camera, police said.

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Community: Local YWCA presents annual Legacy Luncheon

Community: Local YWCA presents annual Legacy Luncheon

Ah, spring is here and with it comes a multitude of fundraisers proficiently organized by the top female doers in our community.

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On the Town: Assistance League holds annual thrift sale event; Relief Society birthday dinner

On the Town: Assistance League holds annual thrift sale event; Relief Society birthday dinner

This annual event is eagerly looked forward to by Glendale bargain hunters. Last Wednesday, it was standing room only as customers lined up way before the 10 a.m. opening of Glendale Assistance League’s Thrift Alley on Harvard Street.

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On the Town: Hospital guild reorganizes its leadership

On the Town: Hospital guild reorganizes its leadership

Although Burbankers don’t experience it as dramatically as those who live in the northeastern region of our country, which was unmercifully bombarded with frigid temperatures this winter, spring is the time of change.

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Leader pets of the day: Amaya and Ghost

Leader pets of the day: Amaya and Ghost

Imagine this combination of beauties gazing out the window, awaiting your arrival home.

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News-Press pet of the day: Jackson

News-Press pet of the day: Jackson

Romeo, A369290, and Happy, A371842, two Pets of the Day from last week, are still available.

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Burb's Eye View: Monsterpalooza was a graveyard smash

The Morlock never moved.

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In Theory: Thoughts on NYC's pre-K prayer plan

Last year, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's "ambitious" free, full-day prekindergarten plan began with 53,000 children. While some programs are found in public schools, many are run by religious institutions and community-based organizations under city contract, according to the Associated Press.

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Opportunity rover completes marathon mark

Opportunity rover completes marathon mark

How long does it take to complete a marathon on Mars? About 11 years and two months – if you’ve got six wheels and a solar-powered battery.

The longtime home of late USC Trojans baseball coach Rod Dedeaux sold for $100,000 above the asking price.

Glendale home of late USC baseball coach sells for $2.2 million

The longtime Glendale home of late USC Trojans baseball coach Rod Dedeaux has sold for $2.2 million, the Los Angeles Times reports. 

(L-R) Carolyn Ratteray, Lynn Milgrim, Paige Lindsey White, Alex Knox in the Pasadena Playhouse production of "Pygmalion."

Theater Review: 'Pygmalion' goes in search of subtext

“Pygmalion” was George Barnard Shaw’s unromantic basis for the romantic 1956 Lerner and Loewe musical, “My Fair Lady.” It starred Julie Andrews as Cockney guttersnipe Eliza and Rex Harrison as the phonetics professor, who, on a bet, schools Eliza into passing for one of the upper class. The musical was later incarnated, of course, as the frothy 1964 film classic with Harrison and Audrey Hepburn.

Firefighters hose the remains of a small fire in the LA River at Riverside Dr. on Monday, March 30, 2015.

Brush fire breaks out along L.A. River

A quarter-acre brush fire erupted along the Los Angeles River Monday afternoon near Victory Boulevard and Riverside Drive in Glendale, officials said.

<p>Police released surveillance photos of a suspect who allegedly stolen electronics from a computer shop.</p>

Police release surveillance photos of computer shop burglary suspect

Police on Monday released surveillance photos of a man suspected of breaking into a computer repair shop in Glendale earlier this month and stealing electronics, police said.

A 45-year-old Burbank woman was arrested Saturday after allegedly assaulting her elderly neighbor with her motorcycle helmet on the 2100 block of Peyton Avenue.

Woman arrested for allegedly assaulting neighbor with helmet

A 45-year-old Burbank woman was arrested Saturday after allegedly assaulting her elderly neighbor with her motorcycle helmet for blocking their shared driveway, police said.

A registered nurse wears a strike button during a vote to strike or not at USC-Verdugo Hills Hospital in Glendale on Thursday, March 26, 2015. The Verdugo Hills registered nurses of the California Nurses Association are sponsoring the vote.

818 Roundup: USC-Verdugo Hills Hospital nurses vote on possible strike; 'Pretty Little Liars' at the library

Good morning, 818! Today is Monday, March 30, 2015. Temperatures for today are expected to reach a high of 80 degrees and a low of 55 degrees with patchy fog in the evening, according to the National Weather Service.

Burroughs High goalie Kate Wilke was named to the All-Area Girls' Water Polo Second Team. (Tim Berger/Staff Photographer)

All-Area Girls' Water Polo Second Team

Gaby Aghakian, Senior, Driver, Burbank

Crescenta Valley High first-year Coach Ricky Mulcahey was named the 2014-15 All-Area Girls' Water Polo Coach of the Year. (Raul Roa/Staff Photographer)

All-Area Girls' Water Polo First Team

Ani Aghakhanian, Senior, Utility, Crescenta Valley

Crescenta Valley High's Audrey Taylor is the All-Area Girl's Water Polo Player of the Year. (Tim Berger/Staff Photographer)

All-Area Girls' Water Polo Player of the Year: Crescenta Valley High's Taylor breaks out into spotlight

There’s rarely a break in the action for Audrey Taylor.

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