| Jul 14, 2010
| 6:08 PM
Three dogs left outside an abandoned foreclosed home for weeks were rescued Tuesday after shelter operators said the pack was vulnerable to predators and starvation.
The dogs were left without food or water, but a Good Samaritan appeared to have taken...
| Jul 24, 2010
LA CRESCENTA — Summer heat and charred hillsides have prompted the tell-tale signs of wildlife coming down into urban neighborhoods for respite and food.
Bears, bobcats, deer and coyotes have been spotted recently in backyards and on neighborhood...
| Aug 5, 2010
GLENDALE — All three dogs that were found abandoned in a foreclosed north Glendale home last month have not found new families yet, officials said.
All the dogs are in good health after being abandoned for weeks at a home on Delisle Court off...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 4:59 PM
Perhaps it was inevitable that smart meter naysayers would be unhappy with whatever “opt-out” process Glendale officials set up, but considering that as of a few months ago opting out wasn’t even an option, it’s hard to see what...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 3:03 PM
A fridge-raiding, meatball-eating, orange-picking bear is on the loose. He's hungry, evasive and still around, even after a city official politely declared on a nightly news broadcast last week that the the city would “rather he went somewhere else....
| Apr 10, 2012
| 6:15 PM
If looking for local animal celebrities, don’t just head to the hills. They’re also on Twitter.
Following news stories about animals spotted outside their woodland habitats, several beasts have taken to Twitter, including a Burbank...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 7:59 AM
Cloudy skies today will bring cooler temperatures and possible rain showers, according to the National Weather Service.
There's a 20% chance of rain in the tri-city area today, but the potential for wet weather is expected to dissipate by Tuesday...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 7:31 PM
I count my first real adult birthday at age 26 — a year after the last big growing-up milestone.
The Powers That Be already afforded me the privilege to drive (age 16), the right to vote (18), the privilege to be the popular guy in the dorm who...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 9:21 AM
Animal control officers were called to a Burbank house Tuesday after a resident said a mountain lion walked up the front driveway, around the corner, and into the backyard.
Burbank police said the resident in the 1200 block of Verdugo Spring Lane,...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 1:03 PM
A bobcat was spotted today in an open grass area of Brand Park in north Glendale, said city spokesman Tom Lorenz.
The cat, which weighed approximately 20 to 30 pounds, was spotted about 12:30 p.m. before it jumped over a wall into the southeast area of...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 2:21 PM
The brouhaha over a pack of coyotes and their impending demise this week after North Glendale residents complained of their presence to L.A. County officials brought an important lesson to the fore. In a city with several urban areas wedged up against...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 8:22 AM
La Cañada Flintridge residents welcomed a visit from yet another member of the animal kingdom last Sunday when a bobcat took a daytime stroll down Melinda Thompson and Bill Scherkey’s front porch on the 1400 block of Flanders Road.