| Dec 3, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Public officials in California would have to disclose more about their investments and who they do business with under a state Assembly bill introduced Monday as the legislature began a new session.
Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Glendale) introduced the...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 6:34 PM
An annual credit agency report raised Glendale Water & Power’s outlook from negative to stable based on the utility’s plans to raise rates over the next several years.
Growing deficits and a series of botched rate hikes adopted in 2012 that...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 12:00 PM
The Glendale College Community Foundation, responsible for raising funds to support academic programs, scholarships and facilities, recently reported its first-quarter donations compared to this time last year.
From July through September, the foundation...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 6:42 PM
Glendale school officials were caught off guard Wednesday when they learned La Cañada Unified officials are no longer willing to discuss the financial aspects of negotiations tied to potentially transferring the Sagebrush territory from Glendale Unified&...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 4:45 PM
A list of the 39 float entries for the 126th annual Tournament of Roses Parade was released this week, but it was missing one century-long participant — the city of Glendale.
After 100 consecutive years of building floats that make their way...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 7:43 PM
It will cost La Cañada about $23 million to have the Sagebrush area under that city's primary school district's control, the Glendale Unified school board voted Tuesday.
The proposal, agreed to unanimously, is a significant increase to the $17 million...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 5:24 PM
In response to the Glendale Unified school board approving a proposal to transfer the Sagebrush territory Tuesday night — at a potential $23-million cost to La Cañada Unified — La Cañada school officials said the dollar estimates far exceed...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 7:08 PM
A former member of Glendale’s audit committee who resigned in late September stated qualifications on his resume he did not have, an issue brought to the City Council’s attention earlier this month.
David Gevorkyan — nominated by...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 4:15 PM
Glendale school board members unveiled a new proposal on Tuesday that they said they’re willing to offer La Cañada Unified as they prepare to vote on whether or not to come to a negotiated agreement in transferring the Sagebrush territory from...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 4:33 PM
Former Councilman John Drayman's monthly $1,000 restitution payments to the victims he embezzled from were reduced by more than half after financial evaluators showed he wasn't earning much income, though a Los Angeles Superior Court Judge told him this...
| May 28, 2014
| 12:40 PM
City Manager Scott Ochoa, in his recent rebuttal in the News-Press, stated that I was wrong that 84% of our pension obligations are funded, not unfunded as I stated the week before.
His comments are disingenuous. City records indicate that in the years...
| May 30, 2014
| 9:46 AM
The final City Council candidate forum this week further teased out differences and similarities between the five vying for a single open seat on June 3.
The candidates disagreed on issues from pension reform to bicycle infrastructure improvements at the...