| Dec 4, 2013
| 5:51 PM
After securing a grant worth more than $700,000 earlier this year, the Glendale Unified school district has agreed to allot a portion of those funds to pay for animation workshops that will teach students how to make public service announcements that warn...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 2:07 PM
Now that Glendale students and teachers have experienced the entire week of Thanksgiving off for the first time like their La Cañada brethren, I can officially call such an action a turkey (pun intended).
From a selfish standpoint, having a week off of...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 8:11 AM
Local students channeled their inner Tiger Woods on Friday at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in a competition to hit a hole-in-one in record time.
The annual “Invention Challenge” called on middle and high school students, as well as JPL...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 9:25 AM
Eleven years ago, a student graduating from Clark Magnet High School harbored a slight interest in the military.
Now, that student's military interest has blossomed and she is set to start flying Black Hawk helicopters for the Army.
In a case of...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 3:18 PM
Regarding the deaths of Roger Rodas and actor Paul Walker in a car crash Nov. 30: It is with a heavy heart and much sadness I mourn the death of Roger Rodas, a former student and friend. When Roger was at Hoover he impressed me with his passion for life...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 6:19 PM
Las Candelas, a woman's group that supports the needs of emotionally troubled children and youth, including those in Glendale, sponsored an assembly on “Reptiles” for Hillsides Education Center in Pasadena last month.
The education center is...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 7:01 PM
A new memorandum of understanding between Glendale Unified and its teachers union marks the first agreement by both parties outlining how the district will handle its online classes.
Glendale Unified currently offers online courses in government and...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 5:00 PM
Austin Seo, 17, saw almost all of his favorite skating elements when he was checking out a concept sketch for a proposed skate park in La Crescenta during a design review meeting this week.
There were ramps, rails, stairs and other obstacles that can be...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 10:31 AM
Beloved mother and wife, Ginny Morrow passed away peacefully on October 17, surrounded by her family.
Virginia Kaspar was born in Oak Park, Illinois, the only child of Jack and Nelle Kaspar. She grew up on the North side of Chicago until she reached her...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 5:48 PM
In the early 1990s, they called themselves the Sagebrush Committee, and their catalyst was Rose McCoppin.
As a La Cañada resident living in the Sagebrush, McCoppin was forced to pull her son out of La Cañada's Palm Crest Elementary after Glendale...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 2:56 PM
The theme for the Patrons Club's luncheon was never more apropos — “Planting Seeds Through Education,” as proceeds go to Glendale Community College student scholarships and grants-in-aid.
College Superintendent and President David...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 6:13 PM
Two groups of students at Clark Magnet High School are each in the running to win $30,000 after successfully beating more than 30 other teams at high schools across the western region in an environmental studies competition.
As part of the Lexus Eco...