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  • Stengel Field stadium to be razed

    Stengel Field stadium to be razed
    The Stengel Field stadium that officials called “uninhabitable” is slated to be demolished this summer, though future plans for its reconstruction are still up in the air.
  • Glendale Unified schools to get the lead out

    Glendale Unified has turned to three Southern California firms to help identify and dispose of lingering asbestos, lead and other potentially toxic materials on school campuses. Two years after Glendale voters approved a $270-million bond to upgrade...

    All for banning leaf blowers in Glendale

    Attempting to relax on a Wednesday morning with the Glendale News-Press, I heard the neighbors’ gardeners cranking up their leaf blowers. That high-pitched whine reminded me of the one thing I abhor about Wednesdays. This is the day the gardeners...

    Concerned about Common Core Standards

    Have you heard about the Common Core State Standards that are coming to our local schools? Most parents are not aware of them, yet they are being implemented in the Glendale Unified School District schools. The GUSD has been implementing it behind the...

    California health officials postpone new chromium 6 limit levels

    A decision by California public health officials to delay proposing a new limit for chromium 6 in drinking water frustrated an array of officials this week who say enough time and money has been spent studying the issue. Millions of dollars have been...