| Feb 4, 2014
| 7:02 PM
Burbank and Glendale together are purchasing a new helicopter to replace a two-decades-old one that officials say is past its service life.
The Burbank City Council last week unanimously approved the purchase. The city will split the $2.9-million cost...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 7:19 PM
Bob Hope Airport saw a roughly 5.2% decline in passengers last year, however, officials were cautiously optimistic to see December numbers rise about 1.2%, according to the latest report.
The airport handled about 3.88 million passengers last year, down...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 5:37 PM
Golfers can expect a new restaurant menu and synergy between golf and food operations at DeBell Golf Club next week with the Canyon Grille, the club’s new eatery, slated to open for breakfast and lunch on Friday.
Tom Shayman, 17-year owner and...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 10:57 AM
The scorched landscape, burned bare of any signs of life, stretched over 250 square miles. Nothing but charred land dotted with remnants of burnt trees could be seen. The devastated terrain was the result of the Station fire, Los Angeles County's largest-...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Thursday, November 1. A mountain lion was spotted in Glendale on Wednesday, but officials say there's nothing to worry about.
Still, they remind residents to know what to do if they come in contact with the animal....
| Jul 28, 2012
| 12:50 PM
Local business and medical professionals are hopeful that the planned merger of Verdugo Hills Hospital into USC's Keck Medical Services will bring an infusion of resources to the facility on Verdugo Boulevard.
Wes Seastrom, chairman of the La Cañada...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Nearly all of the more than 5,000 respondents to a proposed plan to add a huge swath of wilderness to the national parks system are in favor the idea, federal officials said.
About 100 of the responses were against putting the so-called Rim of the Valley...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 5:00 AM
“We're safe on Mars.”
La Cañada Flintridge's connection to the heavens made for a sensational story in 2012, as Jet Propulsion Laboratory safely landed the NASA rover Curiosity on the Red Planet. JPL engineer Al Chen made the announcement...
| Jul 15, 2010
| 4:43 PM
A Southern California Edison subcontractor and noted ornithologist died Wednesday after falling 200 feet while conducting surveying work in rugged terrain north of Mt. Wilson.
Michael San Miguel, 70, of Arcadia, was working on an environmental survey in...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 8:54 AM
Animal control officers on Tuesday rescued two malnourished mountain lion cubs that were hiding under a parked car in Burbank — but not before one resident reportedly tried hitting them with a broomstick.
The cubs weigh 5 pounds each and were taken...
| May 18, 2011
| 3:08 PM
Q. An American evangelical group called the Cornwall Alliance has placed itself in the center of debate over the environment by taking a hard line against green groups. Using the Dominion Mandate — the verse in Genesis about God giving man...