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  • Medical nomads change lives

    Medical nomads change lives
    When Dr. Bruce Ascough pulls up to a Red Cross hospital in Mexico, there usually are dozens of people with deformities and other ailments lined up to see him and other doctors, hoping they can change their lives for the better and emerge from a life of...
  • On the Town: Event has all the decorum of Christmas

    On the Town: Event has all the decorum of Christmas
    It was Christmas in August at Glendale’s Assistance League chapter house. On Friday (Aug. 3) the crowds were lined up many minutes before the 10 a.m. opening for the “Christmas and Much More” sale of holiday-themed ornaments, books,...
  • Concussion concerns grow in high school football

    Concussion concerns grow in high school football
    For many, it's somewhat of a silent epidemic that is turning into a loud problem. High school athletes are suffering brain injuries at alarming rates, and the research is staggering. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the...
  • Glendale Unified teachers, others accept early retirement deal, but layoffs still possible

    Sixty-one Glendale Unified teachers have accepted the district’s early retirement plan, a figure that could prevent teacher layoffs later this year, officials said. District officials had hoped at least 75 teachers would take the offer, but just 61...
  • Beryl Bernice Fowlie February 13, 1929 - January 28, 2013

    Beryl Bernice Fowlie February 13, 1929 - January 28, 2013
    Beryl Fowlie passed away January 28, 2013 in Monterey, California surrounded by her family after a brief battle with cancer. She was 83 years old. Beryl Bernice French was born in Detroit, Michigan on February 13, 1929 to Herbert Fredrick French and...
  • Healthy Kids executive Sharon Townsend Roth honored

    Sharon Townsend Roth, executive director of Glendale Healthy Kids, is the 2013 recipient of the California School Nurses Organization Lyda Smiley Award. This award honors an outstanding person and organization, other than a school nurse, who has made a...
  • Protestors say Glendale Memorial Hospital plans to lay off 41 employees

    Protestors say Glendale Memorial Hospital plans to lay off 41 employees
    More than 100 nurses and support staff picketed outside Glendale Memorial Hospital on Thursday to oppose planned layoffs that they argued would negatively impact patient care at the 334-bed facility. The planned layoffs were announced last week, but...
  • Ahead of federal healthcare overhaul, local hospitals look to primary care

    Ahead of federal healthcare overhaul, local hospitals look to primary care
    As the new year begins, local healthcare providers are preparing for a potential flood of patients who previously didn’t have access to insurance, but who will now be covered as the federal Affordable Care Act takes effect. More primary care...
  • SR. MARY ANN SHEARER, SP May 3, 1918 - December 28, 2012

    SR. MARY ANN SHEARER, SP May 3, 1918 - December 28, 2012
    Sr. Mary Shearer died on December 28, 2012 at St. Joseph Residence, Seattle, WA, at 94 years of age, after 69 years as a Sister of Providence. Vigil Service: January 6, 2013. Funeral Mass: January 7, 2013. Bonney-Watson Funeral Home, Seattle, WA, is in...
  • Rose Marie Prouser January 3, 1948 - January 1, 2013

    Rose Marie[Henderson] Prouser of Burbank, California died January 1, 2013 at home, under hospice care, after a four-year battle with brain cancer. She was born in Bay City, Michigan on January 3, 1948 to Paul and Marie Henderson. She had also been a...
  • Gayle E. Lujan July 17, 1956 - November 30, 2012

    Gayle E. Lujan July 17, 1956 - November 30, 2012
    Santa Rosa, CA - Gayle E. Lujan, age 56, passed away at her home in Santa Rosa, in the loving care of her husband and daughter, on Friday, November 30, 2012. She was born in Glendale on July 17, 1956, a daughter of Walter and Laura (Pollard) Winner. On...
  • Thankful for the work of campus police

    A student in my English 101 class at Glendale Community College had a sudden-onset medical event. A Health Office nurse and a campus police officer and cadet immediately responded to my request for assistance. Once Officer Neil Carthew and Cadet Nick...