| Oct 17, 2011
| 7:57 AM
With its last three releases flopping at the box office and the high-stakes release of "The Hunger Games" looming, Lionsgate is bringing some big new names into its film division.
The Santa Monica studio has hired veteran marketing executive Terry...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 5:03 PM
A job fair hosted Thursday by Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) had twice the number of vendors than the same event last year, as out-of-work residents and thinly stretched business owners tried to get as many leads as possible.
About 70 companies,...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 7:30 AM
Shares of DreamWorks Animation jumped 12% on Monday after the studio's movie "Puss in Boots" topped the box office for the second consecutive weekend.
The DreamWorks film about a feline outlaw voiced by Antonio Banderas pulled in a surprisingly strong...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 8:04 AM
DreamWorks Animation SKG aims to build an animation studio in Shanghai in a further effort to plumb the vast Chinese economy.
The Glendale-based studio, which recently announced a deal with online video site Youku.com to distribute its "Kung Fu Panda"...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 3:10 PM
Glendale is boring. Or at least that’s what more than a year of market research indicates.
Consultants hired to develop a new brand strategy for the city unveiled their findings Tuesday at City Hall, saying most people think of Glendale as the...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 3:34 PM
Lisa Herron and her 1,100-pound horse, Zip, are currently forced to clip-clop on asphalt at Bette Davis Park, but come next year, the duo could be trotting along a new 3-acre bridle loop connecting with a new Glendale park and trail system along the L.A....
| Jun 17, 2011
| 10:34 AM
The City Council on Tuesday extended its development agreement with DreamWorks Animation for five years.
The original 15-year development agreement would have ended in the coming weeks.
Phil Lanzafame, the city’s chief assistant director for...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 8:14 AM
DreamWorks Animation has ruled out working with Paramount Pictures after next year.
The independent studio behind the "Shrek" and "Kung Fu Panda" movies officially informed Paramount Pictures that it was rejecting an offer to continue their...
| Aug 4, 2011
| 3:17 PM
Publicly-held companies based in Glendale and Burbank were relatively unscathed in the stock market’s 512-point plunge today.
Glendale-based Public Storage’s stocks dropped by $6.26 to $110.82 per share. Stocks for DineEquity, owner of...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 8:14 AM
Viacom Chief Executive Philippe Dauman said the company's stepped-up investment in original programming was making a difference. He also indicated that Los Angeles-based Paramount Pictures was working under the assumption that it would lose its...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 5:53 PM
Publicly held companies based in Glendale and Burbank took a tumble Monday as the Dow Jones plummeted 634 points.
Glendale-based DreamWorks Animation took the biggest hit, sliding 8.7% after its stock lost $1.71 to close at $17.94 per share. Public...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 4:56 PM
Technicolor Inc. plans to close down its Flower Street facility in Glendale and lay off 50 employees by March 28, less than two years after opening the location, according to a recent state filing.
Plans for the layoffs and closure, filed with the...