| Jul 25, 2013
| 1:25 PM
The City Council decided this week to eschew a competitive bidding process to refinance nearly $87 million worth of bonds because officials feared the issuance would have no takers if they went the traditional route.
But the decision didn’t come...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 4:13 PM
The Glendale Unified school district is gearing up to spend about $760,000 on computers for more than 650 educators in the last phase of a major initiative to equip teachers with laptops using funds from the $270-million Measure S bond that voters...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 7:40 PM
This story has been corrected. See details below.
Glendale officials are looking into letting parents in the Sagebrush area choose whether to send their children to Jewel City or La Cañada public schools, a move they hope will resolve a decades-old...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 12:13 PM
Congratulations to Bert Ring on his Sept. 28 political cartoon. Our City Council has again come out saying the Los Angeles County civil grand jury report on the fiscal health of our city was not worth the paper on which it was printed.
| Jul 26, 2013
| 12:04 PM
Since the height of the recession, Glendale has spent roughly $33 million on parks improvements, but officials wouldn’t have been able to accomplish that feat during those lean budget years if not for outside sources such as state and federal...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 12:36 PM
Like a dormant volcano, the long-smoldering Sagebrush issue may be again ready to blow all over Glendale and La Cañada.
Students in the New Hampshire-shaped area within La Cañada city limits attend Glendale schools, a quirk of history, geography and...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 2:57 PM
Most Christmas seasons since I was a child, I’ve sat down to watch “Miracle on 34th Street,” one of my all-time favorite movies. To me, it’s a story about people doing the “right” things for the “wrong”...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 3:59 PM
While several of Glendale's top employers have downsized since 2006, at least one — Glendale Adventist Medical Center — has added employees.
Since 2006, the hospital has jumped its employee base, including full-time and hourly workers, by...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 1:24 PM
Officials with homeless services in Glendale are preparing for a shakeup as they plan to switch their focus from supportive services and transitional programs to permanent housing.
The move comes as the city’s Continuum of Care, a coalition of...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 10:59 PM
It appears the three incumbents on the Crescent Valley Water District board may retain their seats, according to early election results Tuesday night.
With two out of seven precincts reporting, James Bodnar had received 512 votes, or about 32% of the...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 6:24 AM
The three incumbents on the Crescenta Valley Water District board will serve another four years, according to election results from the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk.
With three open seats on the board in Tuesday's election, James...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 2:53 PM
The historic Alex Theatre ended last fiscal year with a record surplus of $181,748, a jump of roughly 24% from the prior year. The theater’s fiscal year closed on June 30.
“This past fiscal year brought record profits for the organization and...