| Sep 25, 2011
In the world of combat sports, Alberto Crane wears many hats and holds many accolades.
The former Brazilian jiu jitsu world champion is a two-time Ultimate Fighting Championship veteran with 20 mixed martial arts fights across the globe to his credit,...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 3:00 PM
Walt Disney Co. reported improved fourth-quarter earnings, buoyed by gains at Disney Channel and ESPN and at the Burbank company's theme parks.
The entertainment giant reported net income of $1.08 billion for the quarter ending Oct. 1, a jump of 30%...
| Nov 19, 2011
| 5:25 PM
Political bio pics are certainly not a rarity, but making a film about a country’s leader while still in office is pretty brave, which is probably why French director Xavier Durringer wisely puts a disclaimer at the beginning of “The Conquest,...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 1:39 PM
“Foe and stranger there is none, I am at peace with every one.”
These are the words of Guru Arjan Devi Ji, the fifth of 10 spiritual teachers that gave way to Sikhism, a 15th century religion founded in India's Punjab region on the ideals...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 1:12 PM
Glendale and Burbank will be well represented at this year’s Los Angeles Area Emmys on Saturday with nominations in several categories from local television station and governmental access channels.
The Los Angeles Area Emmys will air at 5:30 p.m.,...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 9:40 AM
The governmental access channels for Glendale and Burbank had three programs up for L.A. Area Emmy awards this past weekend, but none of the shows walked away with a statue.
GTV 6 in Glendale was nominated for “Rose Bowl: A Century of Roses”...
| Sep 8, 2012
Everyone has his own guilty pleasures when it comes to TV shows. I’m almost embarrassed to admit my latest: “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo” on TLC. If ever a show exemplified the clichéd saying of “watching a train wreck” it...
| May 25, 2012
| 10:23 PM
Sevak Magakian is looking to make his return to the big time as it relates to mixed martial arts, otherwise known as the Ultimate Fighting Championship.
Friend and fellow Glendale MMA fighter Karen Darabedyan is hoping to follow a similar path, but,...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 10:02 AM
Programming giant Walt Disney Co. and pay-TV distributor Cablevision Systems Corp. have signed a wide-ranging agreement covering dozens of broadcast and cable channels including ABC, ESPN and Disney Channel.
As part of the deal, Cablevision has also...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 7:17 PM
SOUTHEAST GLENDALE —- The Glendale YMCA Quarterback Club, in its 70th year, meets Tuesdays at the Elk's Lodge. The following are odds and ends from the fifth meeting of the year.
APACHES GIVE NO
QUARTER TO ALUM
It was with great anticipation...
| Oct 14, 2012
| 6:00 AM
The entertainment and construction industries in the greater Glendale-Burbank area took a beating during the recession, but professional and technical services have been mostly shielded from the protracted economic downturn.
Jobs in computer programming,...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 5:04 PM
You learn something new every day. Every second, in fact.
I was sitting in a meeting at work recently, in a gilded conference room high above our haze-shrouded city, surrounded by some of the most frighteningly intelligent minds in the entertainment...