| Nov 30, 2012
| 10:53 AM
The good weather made the Montrose Christmas Tree Lighting Festival a great success. A snow-making machine helped make Honolulu Avenue feel like a winter wonderland. I saw little kids and bigger kids with gray hair throwing snowballs. One even hit one...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 12:06 PM
Going where no man has gone before -- it could be the theme for this year’s Montrose Christmas Parade, with the Jet Propulsion Laboratory's Mars rover team and original “Star Trek” actor Walter Koenig serving as co-grand marshals.
| Dec 2, 2012
If you ever tried to spot the Glendale Rose Parade float on television on New Year’s Day, you know you had to stay glued to your set and never blink — you only get a passing glance.
So what do you think would happen if you put the highest-...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 9:15 AM
Glendale Councilman Ara Najarian has pulled his request to invite reality television star Kim Kardashian to ride atop the city’s Rose Parade float given that she’s already booked for a New Year’s Eve event in Las Vegas.
The proposal was...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 10:45 AM
Instead of inviting reality TV star Kim Kardashian to ride atop Glendale’s Tournament of Roses Parade float, four local high school students will get the honor.
While the students are being reviewed by the parade organizers this week, City Council...
| Sep 27, 2010
| 6:01 PM
MONTROSE— Organizers expect about 30,000 people to enjoy authentic German cuisine, traditional music and carnival rides at the 33rd annual Oktoberfest in Montrose on Saturday.
With hot temperatures expected to continue through the weekend,...
| Sep 28, 2010
| 6:41 PM
How does one get on the cover of Business Life magazine? Become a local Woman of Achievement. You do that by being a hardworking, selfless and passionate leader in Glendale, Burbank and the surrounding communities. A total of 39 women were introduced...
| Oct 4, 2010
Honolulu Avenue met Bavaria on Saturday, as the 33rd annual Oktoberfest celebration drew thousands to the Montrose Shopping District to sip beer, sample bratwurst and enjoy live bands and carnival rides.
Attendees characterized Oktoberfest, hosted by...
| Jun 5, 2010
Glendale filmmaker Carly Lyn chose the unlikely pairing of genres — Western and science fiction — in her new film "A Foundling."
Lyn, 25, wrote and directed the film receiving its premiere at the Dances with Films festival next week in West...
| Jun 7, 2010
There was no 27-year itch for the Montrose Arts & Crafts festival Saturday and Sunday.
The event, now 27 years old, was bigger than ever, vendors said, as booths of artisan goods lined the half-mile of Honolulu Avenue between Verdugo Boulevard and Las...
| Jun 19, 2010
Once a year, Diana Sund gets out in the sunshine toting a couple of boxes of rainbow-colored chalk and creates a sidewalk mural for all to see.
She and 600 fellow Southern California artists will be coloring the sidewalks this weekend during the 18th...
| Jun 19, 2010
The La Cañada Flintridge Shakespeare Festival will kick off its inaugural season Friday with a production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" at the Byrnes Amphitheatre at Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy.
The four-week series is the brain-child of actor...