| Aug 7, 2013
The new Glendale Community College Supt./President David Viar was introduced at the college foundation's annual dinner meeting.
Introductions took place over a salmon dinner prepared and served by culinary arts students in the Los Robles Culinary Arts...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 2:03 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Kayla Mills (Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy, 2013) freshman, USC soccer: Only a few months removed from her last days as a Tologs standout who racked up All-Area, All-Mission League...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 5:30 PM
Glendale schools experienced a slight dip in test scores in English and math, keeping pace with a statewide trend that some education officials blame on drastic budget cuts in school districts throughout California.
In Glendale, 70% of students tested...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 9:19 AM
There I was, in the forecourt of the Alex Theatre a few weeks after April's election, sampling my first bites of Glendale Healthy Kids' annual "Taste of Downtown Glendale," when News-Press Editor Dan Evans approached and asked me to consider becoming an...
| Aug 14, 2013
For more than 25,950 students attending Glendale Unified, Monday marked the first day of the new school year.
For some parents, the day was filled with emotion as they dropped off children just starting kindergarten.
Parents Eugene and Margarita...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 4:32 PM
As Ted Boeke was told by his father, and as he tells it now, he had a baseball with him since he arrived.
“He brought me my first baseball the day I was born,” Boeke says of his father.
While Boeke’s dad bestowed his son with his first...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 11:15 AM
It was five years ago when Kirsten Vose decided to take up swimming. She’d always been a “water person” and quickly took to racing.
Fast forward a few years and Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy swim Coach Steve Bergen was hearing...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 4:39 PM
Glendale school officials this week proposed plans for addressing dual-language immersion issues at Monte Vista Elementary and Verdugo Woodlands Elementary, where the programs are projected to expand beyond the current capacity of the two schools.
| Aug 24, 2013
| 12:37 PM
Glendale school officials have hired a Hermosa Beach company to monitor and analyze public social media posts, saying the service will help them step in when students are in danger of harming themselves or others.
After collecting information from...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 5:55 PM
Student response to a decision by the Glendale Unified school board to hire a company to monitor students’ public posts on social networks has been mixed.
The board approved the year-long $40,500 contract with Geo Listening earlier this month to...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 2:19 PM
More than 20 graduate students who study social work at Cal State L.A. and USC are helping district staff counsel students at Glendale’s middle and high schools.
Last year, three USC social work graduate students met with Glendale High students...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 6:06 PM
Glendale school officials Tuesday discussed the latest in the long-smoldering issue between the district and Sagebrush residents seeking to become part of the La Cañada Unified School District.
At issue are the 400 students who live in the La Cañada...