| Dec 17, 2012
| 10:33 AM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) was one of a growing chorus of lawmakers who took to the weekend political talk show circuit to call for stricter gun controls, improved school safety and enhanced mental health measures.
Appearing on MSNBC the day after...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 7:30 AM
A cold front moving through Ventura and Los Angeles counties brought the overnight showers Monday is expected to linger until late Tuesday morning, after which dry, but cold, period should take hold for much of the week.
After the rain moves out,...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 12:58 PM
At the very back of our Glendale offices, in a cramped, ill-lit room, is a treasure trove of local history, art and the general debris from a 107-year-old business, a year older than the city in which it sits.
I have to admit, I rarely think about our...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 8:14 AM
It was a treacherous morning on local freeways Thursday morning, with one driver killed in a crash on the 134 Freeway in Toluca Lake and a big rig that jackknifed, at one point closing all lanes of the 5 Freeway in Glendale.
In the westbound 134 Freeway...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 10:23 AM
The transportation future of this region rests, in no small measure, with the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. And that body's board is about to change.
In part, that is because Los Angeles will be getting a new mayor. That mayor will sit on the...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 6:36 PM
The Los Angeles chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists this week announced that it will honor Dan Evans — editor of four Times Community News Division titles, including the Glendale News-Press and Burbank Leader — for his...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 9:52 AM
They might be known as the "knock-knock" burglars, but police say they're no joke.
Los Angeles authorities are trying to track down the owners of more than 11,000 items recovered from burglary suspects busted earlier this year, the L.A. Times reported....
| Feb 19, 2013
| 12:14 PM
Motorists without passengers would be able to use the car pool lanes on the Ventura (134) Freeway during non-peak hours under legislation introduced to address the growing gridlock on state freeways.
Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Silver Lake) said his AB...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 4:42 PM
Los Angeles police detectives have arrested four people in Las Vegas in connection with a quadruple homicide in Northridge, Chief Charlie Beck announced Tuesday.
The four people were taken into custody without incident at the Silverton Hotel and Casino,...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 11:01 AM
A 30-year-old Glendale man who was arrested this week in connection with the shooting deaths of four people in Northridge has multiple convictions for drug possession and fraud, according to Los Angeles County Superior Court records.
Howard Alcantara was...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 11:05 AM
The names of the four people found shot to death outside a Northridge home early Sunday were released Thursday by authorities.
Los Angeles County coroner's officials identified the victims as Amanda Ghossein, 24, of Monterey Park; Jennifer Kim, 26, of...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 8:24 AM
A 25-year-old man was killed early Monday after his car was rear-ended on a transition road between the 5 and 134 freeways near Glendale, sending the vehicle down an embankment before it burst into flames.
The Los Angeles man was stopped on the...