| Oct 22, 2013
| 4:40 PM
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...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 1:32 PM
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...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 11:19 AM
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...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 5:19 PM
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...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 4:48 PM
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-...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 2:09 PM
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....
| Nov 29, 2013
| 3:17 PM
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...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 2:50 PM
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...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 6:50 PM
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...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 4:45 PM
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...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 6:03 PM
In what's called "The Best Student Film Festival Ever," an event on Friday at the Sparr Heights Community Center will feature the works of 15 local students from Glendale and La Cañada schools.
The young filmmakers behind the projects created their...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Glendale's 2014 Tournament of Roses Parade float could end up going to the bears.
"Meatball" the bear -- who got his nickname after being caught eating frozen Costco meatballs from a garage refrigerator in Glendale last year -- became a media...