| Apr 11, 2012
| 6:39 PM
DreamWorks Animation Chief Executive Jeffrey Katzenberg took home a relatively modest pay check in 2011 -- at least compared to his peers in the entertainment industry.
In addition to his usual $1 annual salary, Katzenberg, who controls 68% of the voting...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 7:24 AM
DreamWorks Animation is joining Wal-Mart's disc-to-digital service as it launches today.
The Glendale studio will make all of its previously released DVDs, including the "Shrek" and "Madagascar" series and "How to Train Your Dragon," available for...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 7:06 PM
Technicolor Inc. plans to lay off 50 employees at its relatively new Flower Street facility by Jan. 14, according to a recent state filing.
Plans for the layoffs, filed with the California Employment Development Department, affect the 40,000-square-foot...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 9:45 AM
Fortune has come out with its list of the "100 Best Companies to Work For," and California-based firms claim six out of the top 20 spots, including No. 1, Google.
Notably, one of the reasons Google made it into the top spot was because "everything was up...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 7:20 PM
On Dec. 29, the California Supreme Court upheld the Legislature’s dissolution of all redevelopment agencies across California. The impact of this legislation on the city of Glendale cannot be overstated. Quite simply, millions of dollars of local...
| 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...
| Jan 28, 2012
One by one, students placed a hand on a silver orb mounted in a corner of the Mountain Avenue Elementary School science fair Friday. And lock by lock, their hair stretched upward and outward until they resembled mad scientists, much to the delight of...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 2:23 PM
Utility officials are considering spending $12.5 million to boost capacity at an electrical substation to serve the growing needs of Glendale’s San Fernando Road Corridor — home to DreamWorks and Disney’s Creative Campus.
| Feb 17, 2012
| 4:40 PM
DreamWorks Animation on Friday announced plans to build a studio in Shanghai, in what the Glendale-based company billed as a landmark agreement with two state-owned Chinese media companies.
The creator of the "Shrek" movies said it was forming Oriental...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 3:06 PM
DreamWorksAnimation saw a sharp decline in profit in the fourth quarter of 2011 compared with a year earlier, reflecting weak holiday DVD sales.
The Glendale studio reported that it earned net income of $24.3 million, or 29 cents a share, in the quarter,...