| 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...
| 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.
| 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...
| 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 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,...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 6:10 PM
Israeli President Shimon Peres is concluding a U.S. visit with a four-day stop in Southern California, where he will meet with entertainment executives and Jewish community leaders.
Other participants will include Michael Oren,Israel'sambassador to the...