| Aug 23, 2013
| 7:06 PM
Glendale Unified is grappling with the expansion of its popular dual-language immersion program to meet the demand from students and parents.
The program, in which students are given a choice to spend at least half of their instructional day speaking and...
| 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...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 9:25 AM
The start of school is a time when districts have their teachers begin work a couple of days before students arrive with the purpose of getting everyone focused on teaching at their full potential.
It’s a time when superintendents bring in...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 7:33 PM
Glendale Community College hosted dozens of regional leaders on Monday during a ceremony in which the Gene Haas Foundation awarded $1 million to a manufacturing education organization. The money will be handed out as scholarships to 1,000 students...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 3:19 PM
The top-10 individual performances by an athlete in a team setting from the 2012-13 season were voted on by the Glendale News-Press sports staff.
1 Young Tae Seo closes out a banner career on May 11 — The CIF Southern Section Division II Swimming...
| 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...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 6:22 PM
GLENDALE — With a squad of just 10 players, the Glendale Community College women’s volleyball team is looking at its numbers as a potential positive rather than a detriment.
Vaqueros Coach Yvette Ybarra has had more time to devote to her...
| 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 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...
| 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...