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  • Meatball contest has a winner

    Giuseppe’s Pizzeria in Montrose took home the taster’s choice award from a recent meatball-tasting competition that was a fundraiser for the city’s Tournament of Roses Parade float featuring an animatronic likeness of Meatball, the famed...
  • On the Town: Festival of Trees extends charity branches

    On the Town: Festival of Trees extends charity branches
    The Glendale Assistance League's 38th annual Festival of Trees was truly "A Golden Christmas." League president Karen Millman welcomed her 400-plus audience members. The "gold" theme was carried throughout with everything from golden-tree centerpieces...
  • Verdugo Views: The wartime gap in Rose Parade history

    Verdugo Views: The wartime gap in Rose Parade history
    The city of Glendale is finalizing its 100th entry in the Tournament of Roses Parade on Jan. 1. The first float was entered in 1911. But that was more than 100 years ago, right? Read on to find one reason for the disparity. Except for the World War II...
  • Step out to a holiday dance festival

    Step out to a holiday dance festival
    Pacific Ballet Dance Theatre is kicking off the holiday season with a daylong festival featuring interactive dance classes for children, live instrumental music and choral singing and culminating with a professional ballet performance Sunday at the Alex...
  • Community: Pacific Ballet hosts Nutcracker fest

    Community: Pacific Ballet hosts Nutcracker fest
    A daylong festival of all things Nutcracker is planned by the Pacific Ballet Dance Theatre on Sunday at the Alex Theatre in Glendale. There will be live music, singing and ornament-making classes for children in the courtyard beginning at noon....
  • Float fundraiser serves up Meatball's favorite

    Float fundraiser serves up Meatball's favorite
    When Hasmik Fenerdjian heard there was going to be a meatball-tasting competition to raise money for Glendale's 2014 Tournament of Roses Parade float featuring an animatronic likeness of Meatball the Glendale bear, she knew she had to bring her meatball-...
  • Last Three Stooges print has the last laugh

    Last Three Stooges print has the last laugh
    A garden shed in a northern-beaches suburb of Sydney, Australia, may sound like a remote connection to a Three Stooges film festival being held at Glendale's Alex Theatre on Nov. 30, but the rare find by a film collector there has fans of the zany...
  • Work rolls along on 'Meatball' Rose float

    Work rolls along on 'Meatball' Rose float
    The shell of Glendale's 2014 Tournament of Roses Parade float, featuring an animatronic version of the famed Glendale bear Meatball, has been constructed and painted. All that's left on the checklist to complete the $150,000 float is the addition of...
  • Teen shows her stripes among festival's artists

    Teen shows her stripes among festival's artists
    Splashes of blue, green and red shoot out in the form of an elephant; the movement of its large ears and trunk swaying among the vivid hues. In another painting, the eye of a zebra gazes out of one-third of the canvas, its black and white stripes...
  • On the Town: Elks celebrate Oktoberfest in style

    On the Town: Elks celebrate Oktoberfest in style
    Oktoberfest came to the Glendale Elks Lodge for the 34th year in a row on Saturday. Representing the fun were napkins picturing beer steins and pretzels. Perennial hosts Kathearina Berger and husband of almost 56 years, Karl, welcomed the overflow crowd...
  • Video: Rose Parade Court named in Pasadena

    Video: Rose Parade Court named in Pasadena
    Seven young women were named to the 2014 Tournament of Roses Royal Court on Monday and will now embark on months of public appearances as they promote the upcoming Rose Parade in Pasadena, the Los Angeles Times reported. The women were chosen from a...
  • Two Glendale teens among 80 finalists whose movies will be shown in Times Square

    Two Glendale teens among 80 finalists whose movies will be shown in Times Square
    Two Glendale teenagers are among 80 finalists chosen to compete in the All-American High School Film Festival in New York City next month. The films made by Artin Aroutounians and Aris Yeghiazaryan were chosen from more than 1,000 shorts submitted by...