| Oct 2, 2013
| 10:52 PM
Jim Davidson, 92, broke into tears Wednesday afternoon as roughly 100 protesters marched around him in an attempt to save his home, a senior-care facility in La Crescenta, from closure.
“We all expected to live there until we died. We didn't want...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 5:42 PM
A stolen urn containing the cremated remains of an 87-year-old Burbank woman was returned to her family Thursday after a gardener found it in some bushes outside an apartment building.
The gardener reportedly found the stolen urn on Monday in the 800...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 5:27 PM
A woman who ran an apparent bogus business in Glendale was arrested this week after she allegedly defrauded elderly victims who paid her to help them get Section 8 housing vouchers to avoid a long waiting list, police said.
Naira Shakhmuradyan was taken...
| 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...
| 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...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Two women and a man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to stealing mail belonging to more than 100 victims from throughout Los Angeles County.
Glendale police discovered the stolen mail Sunday during a search of a car and room at the Motel Sakura in the 1500...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 10:38 AM
A thief reportedly stole about $900 from a Glendale flower shop after placing a bogus order for flowers to distract employees, police said.
At 8:52 p.m., the alleged thief entered Garden Flowers in the 1500 block of West Glenoaks Boulevard and placed...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 5:17 PM
A 48-year-old Glendale woman who was making a bank deposit was robbed Thursday night after a man told her “get out of the way” because her account was his, police said.
The woman was completing a transaction at an ATM in the Bank of America...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 9:38 AM
A roughly hour-long car chase that winded through the Crescenta Valley foothills during rush hour Thursday ended after the fleeing driver surrendered to deputies.
The chase ended in a Tujunga neighborhood at about 8:45 a.m. when officers used the so-...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 3:19 PM
Police arrested eight motorists Saturday in Glendale and Pasadena during a countywide crackdown on driving while under the influence of alcohol and other drugs.
Glendale and Pasadena police heavily patrolled the cities and looked for any motorists who...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 7:16 PM
A 23-year-old Glendale man pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to two counts of burglary and one count of possession of burglary tools after he allegedly broke into three cars, according to police.
Responding to a call around 5 a.m. on Friday, Glendale...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 3:42 PM
Though all years have their share of oddness, 2013 seemed bit more fruitful than most in the Jewel City. From rockers fleeing through the streets, to cremains being stolen from a minivan, to a Cadillac landing on a roof, Glendale’s strange side kept...