| Oct 25, 2012
| 9:44 AM
Work is underway on the Hollywood sign, which is getting its most extensive refurbishing in nearly 35 years.
Crews are repainting the iconic white letters overlooking Los Angeles, focused now on the letters O and L, the Los Angeles Times reported....
| Oct 25, 2012
| 10:58 AM
DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc., the Glendale studio behind the "Shrek" and “Madagascar” movies, announced that Chairman Roger Enrico resigned from the board.
Current board member Mellody Hobson will succeed Enrico, according to a statement...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 9:22 PM
The bomb threat at R.D. White Elementary School on Monday set thousands of sets of teeth on edge, including mine. News it was a hoax brought relief, and anger at the knucklehead who would do such a thing.
But it quickly evolved into something else: a...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 1:13 PM
Following weak box office performances for re-releases of "Monsters, Inc.," "Finding Nemo" and "Beauty and the Beast" in 3-D, Walt Disney Studios has canceled plans for a 3-D "The Little Mermaid" in June.
The underwater animated hit from 1989 was...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 7:03 AM
All lanes of 5 Freeway near Elysian Park are expected to be closed until at least 9 a.m. as the result of a big rig crash, officials said early Tuesday.
At about 3:16 a.m., a driver lost control of a big rig, which hit the center divider and caught fire...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 6:06 PM
Kudos to the Los Angeles Times in their Oct. 22 editorial endorsing Chief Deputy Dist. Atty. Jackie Lacey as the next district attorney of Los Angeles County. She has risen up the ranks during her 16-year tenure with the department from that of prosecutor...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 1:09 PM
Metrolink officials are warning of possible systemwide delays after a complication with a water main near Union Station.
Metrolink spokesman Scott Johnson said that the agency was notified of a problem with a water main near the area where Riverside...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 4:29 PM
Undeterred by the lack of support from the teachers union, Glendale Unified officials on Thursday said they’re submitting a 503-page application for what could be $40 million in federal Race to the Top grant money.
The decision to overnight the...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 12:56 PM
Fairies are beating strippers in DVD sales.
Walt Disney Studios' new direct-to-DVD title "Disney Fairies: Secret of the Wings" was the No. 1-selling DVD and Blu-ray disc for the week ended Oct. 27, according to research firm Rentrak Corp.
| Nov 5, 2012
| 8:22 AM
A 50-year-old Glendale woman was arrested Friday on charges of violating a restraining order barring her from proximity to actor Jeff Goldblum, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
The suspect, Linda Ransom, is accused of...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 10:16 AM
California voters will decide on a president, the future of the death penalty and whether to allow temporary taxes that will fund education.
But Los Angeles County voters face another question at the polls: Should pornographic movie performers be...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 6:58 PM
Like other celebrities, “Meatball” -- the Glendale bear that nosed through trash cans and caused a ruckus in the foothills earlier this year -- has found value in his brand, or at least his handlers have.
Let the merchandising begin. ...