| Apr 24, 2014
| 12:37 PM
The City Council approved a 220-unit residential project at the city’s southwestern edge this week, despite the developer falling short of prior direction from the dais to reduce density.
Tropico Apartments, a five-story residential structure...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 10:27 AM
Robert Marcum knew he had a problem when he found out he was dead.
The tragic news arrived recently as he was trying to close a deal to buy property in Palm Springs. Marcum, 70, was informed that, according to his credit file, he'd passed away a couple...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Three men were sentenced Monday to serve jail time and probation after being arrested last week for allegedly stealing more than a dozen car batteries from Honda vehicles in Glendale and Los Angeles, officials said.
The Los Angeles residents —...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 11:26 AM
Los Angeles police and city officials are expected to announce Tuesday a reward for information in the killing last November of Joseph Gatto, a well-known artist and the father of a state assemblyman, found shot to death in his Silver Lake home....
| Jan 10, 2014
| 9:04 AM
A police raid seeking probation violators in the Silver Lake area on Thursday morning was prompted by the continuing search for the killer of an assemblyman’s father, multiple sources told KTLA.
Dozens of officers were targeting ex-convicts with...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 4:05 PM
Authorities are looking for a 44-year-old man who they say is responsible for a series of commercial robberies throughout the Los Angeles region, including one in Glendale.
A felony arrest warrant has been issued for Joseph Fred Clark, who authorities...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 9:31 AM
A 52-year-old Glendale man was sentenced Thursday to 18 years in prison and ordered to repay nearly $9.8 million to families, some of whom lost their life savings when they unwittingly participated in his three separate scams, including a Ponzi scheme....
| Nov 14, 2013
| 10:18 AM
As Los Angeles police began canvassing the quiet Silver Lake neighborhood for clues about who may have killed Assemblyman Mike Gatto’s father, family friends began arriving at the home to pay their respects.
Lauren Wayne, who said she has known...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 5:17 PM
A man with a gun barricaded himself inside a Verizon store in La Crescenta Friday afternoon after he reportedly stole OxyContin from a nearby Rite-Aid store, according to Sheriff's officials.
Members of the Sheriff's crisis negotiation team have been in...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 3:31 PM
A 30-year-old Glendale man was arrested Thursday after he allegedly brandished a knife and tried to steal another man’s lottery scratcher, police said.
Arutyun Varvaryan was taken into custody about 2 a.m. on suspicion of attempted robbery and...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 6:54 PM
Three men were sentenced to prison Wednesday after pleading no contest to forcing their way into a Glendale home in January, beating one of the residents and robbing others at gunpoint, officials said.
Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Daryl...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 10:22 AM
On my desk sits a pink-and-black political mailer that screams that Assemblyman Mike Gatto is "Porn's Best Friend." Inside is a nearly 1,000-word piece, taken word-for-word, and without permission, from the Glendale News-Press. Perhaps you've received a...