| Sep 1, 2011
| 5:30 PM
As real estate fraud cases increase throughout region, Glendale police say thieves are becoming more sophisticated in their approach to defrauding the real estate owners.
From falsifying documents to paying off people to use their credit to buy a home,...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 11:06 AM
At least 15 vehicles and motorcycles have been stolen off Glendale streets in the past two weeks, although police say the figure doesn’t necessarily represent a trend.
Police officials say they haven’t established any leads, or made any...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 4:54 PM
Survivors of Armenian genocide victims can't sue German insurance companies for failing to pay claims on their ancestors because only the federal government has the power to bring foreign entities to U.S. courts, the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 6:41 PM
Politicians and members of the local community Friday expressed disappointment with a federal appellate court ruling this week that survivors of Armenian genocide victims cannot sue German insurance companies for not paying claims on policies purchased by...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 4:43 PM
Family members of the two victims who were killed in a fatal 2009 runaway big-rig crash in La Caņada Flintridge have reached tentative settlements totaling $3.15 million.
The settlements — reached with the truck’s driver, Marcos Costa, who...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 7:55 PM
I noticed in the July 24 edition of the News-Press that Glendale accepted $1.1 million offered by its insurance company to settle the city's claims with regard to the mudslide at Gladys Drive (“City settles claims lawsuit”).
| Sep 28, 2012
| 9:20 AM
The Glendale Fire Department recently earned a Class 1 rating from a top insurance risk company, which may result in lower coverage rates for residents and business owners.
Glendale was one of 10 fire departments in California that received the rating...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 3:03 PM
The insurer of a construction company hired to repair Glendale slopes after the 2005 mudslide has filed a breach of contract lawsuit against the city, claiming the contractor was underpaid for excavation work that turned out to be much more intensive than...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 3:51 PM
A subsidiary of insurance giant American International Group has agreed to pay Glendale $1.1 million to settle a lawsuit brought by the city in an attempt to recoup roughly $15.5 million it was forced to spend in the aftermath of a destructive 2005...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 2:21 PM
As the new year begins, local healthcare providers are preparing for a potential flood of patients who previously didn’t have access to insurance, but who will now be covered as the federal Affordable Care Act takes effect.
More primary care...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 12:57 PM
Layoffs are looming at Glendale Memorial Hospital as officials at the 334-bed facility have decided to lay off an undetermined number of employees, according to a statement released by the hospital on Monday.
Hospital spokeswoman Angela Giacobbe said ...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Glendale Memorial Hospital this week announced plans to undergo a round of staff reductions, roughly two months after the city’s other major hospital, Glendale Adventist Medical Center, laid off 21 workers in response to federal healthcare payment...