| Jun 24, 2014
| 4:16 PM
Plans to build Glendale’s first parklet have been scrapped.
Although the city has a $20,000 grant to build the small public space that was originally going to take over four downtown parking spaces in the 200 block of North Brand Boulevard, a...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 4:24 PM
Jan Edwards, Glendale's new Building Official, has many challenges ahead, such as handling the city's apartment development boom with a leaner staff. However, with 25 years of building-and-safety experience under her belt, she is up to the task....
| Mar 12, 2014
| 9:51 AM
Former Councilman John Drayman pleaded guilty to three felonies Wednesday morning, including embezzlement, and agreed to a sentence of one year in jail as well as paying about $305,000 in restitution.
During the brief hearing in a downtown Los Angeles...
| May 15, 2014
| 5:48 PM
During a candidate forum on Wednesday, Glendale City Council candidates said they support copying a Los Angeles ordinance that limits building so-called McMansions on steep hills.
"That's just common sense. I have no problem with that," said Vartan...
| May 14, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Despite opposition from neighbors, the City Council approved two five-story residential developments on Tuesday, with some Council members saying their hands were tied because the projects meet city zoning requirements.
The council has control over...
| May 16, 2014
| 5:06 PM
Former Councilman John Drayman’s home confinement is set to end Sunday, according to the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department’s inmate locator website.
Drayman, who was sentenced in April to one year in jail for embezzlement, perjury and...
| May 20, 2014
| 6:09 PM
More than 500 volunteers participated in Glendale’s “Great American Clean-Up” on Saturday.
Volunteers removed graffiti, pulled weeds, picked up trash, painted murals on 26 utility boxes and built a 15-bed garden at Daily High School,...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 2:51 PM
For the second week in a row, city officials have postponed a free self-defense class for women as the city attorney continues to review the legality of the gender-exclusive classes.
The city and its Commission on the Status of Women host the popular...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 6:43 PM
A Los Angeles law firm has agreed to represent the city of Glendale for free in its defense of a statue honoring women taken as sex slaves for the Japanese Army during World War II, the installation of which has been called into question by a lawsuit...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 4:26 PM
Police are looking for a woman who allegedly stole someone’s identity to open credit card accounts to buy $6,000 in fragrances and electronic equipment throughout Glendale and Burbank.
The woman used the stolen identity on Feb. 12 and 13 to open...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 7:29 PM
Glendale police finished second over the weekend in the two-day Baker to Vegas Challenge Cup Relay, where they competed against other law enforcement agencies.
They fell behind the Torrance Police Department, which finished first among law enforcement...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 6:11 PM
A 38-year-old man has been accused of child abuse after police discovered deplorable living conditions inside his home, where he had been allegedly trying to pass off Mexican candy as heroin.
Thomas Casillas, 38, and his girlfriend, Vanessa Hidalgo, 36,...