| Nov 29, 2011
| 8:16 AM
The Thanksgiving holiday didn’t slow the pace for state Assembly candidates seeking supporters.
Pasadena City Councilman Chris Holden, a Democrat who is running for the newly drawn 41st District, scored backing from the California League of...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 7:35 AM
The National Weather Service is warning that the expected onslaught of fierce Santa Ana winds on Friday will heighten the threat of brush fires.
The dry, gusty winds prompted the weather service to issue a red-flag warning for Ventura and Los Angeles...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 8:08 AM
In a standoff with federal forest officials, Caltrans is proposing to abandon a popular, cliff-hanging highway in the San Gabriel Mountains because it is too expensive to maintain.
Caltrans' proposal to walk away from California Highway 39, enjoyed by an...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 3:30 PM
Many of Glendale’s neighborhoods were developed in the 1920s and ’30s, when it was billed as one of the fastest-growing cities in the United States.
Most of these residential areas have sidewalks that were laid when the houses were built. The...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 7:53 AM
If and when California's high-speed train is built, how fast would it have to go, and how much cheaper would a ticket have to cost, for you to give up flying?
I went to Union Station this week, as well as the Burbank airport, to ask travelers those...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 8:05 AM
School officials in Burbank and Glendale may not have to absorb hundreds of thousands of dollars in transportation costs after the state Legislature on Thursday restored $248 million for student busing operations.
Gov. Jerry Brown, who eliminated the...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 10:17 AM
The Hollywood Pasta Company in Burbank, opened last year by chef and caterer Kurt Ehrlich, doesn’t look exactly glam from the outside — its small storefront fašade sandwiched on Burbank Boulevard between an alley-like parking lot and a...
| Feb 4, 2012
| 4:45 PM
The everyday and ordinary don’t apply in the world of Theatre Movement Bazaar.
One of L.A.’s most unusual performance companies, TMB has been wowing audiences here with haunting, humorous and often startling mash-ups of theater and dance,...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 10:25 AM
Last December, Glendale's Alex Theatre hosted its first holiday concert with the resident Glendale Pops Orchestra. Less than a year old, the band is still in the process of finding its place in the tight-knit community and reaching out to the larger...
| Feb 11, 2012
| 10:00 AM
The French often are the butt of jokes here, but last month they turned the tables and are teaching our elected officials about leadership. With the support of President Nicolas Sarkozy, the lower house of the French parliament and the French Senate...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 8:01 AM
Low pressures systems moving through the region this week are expected to keep the skies mostly gray, bringing them the possibility of rain through at least Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service.
In the tri-city area, there's a 40%...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 8:04 AM
A feeble rainstorm from Alaska could possibly trigger thunderclaps in Los Angeles County on Wednesday afternoon and evening, forecasters said.
The National Weather Service said there is a 20% chance of thunderstorms across the L.A. area late Wednesday....