| Nov 3, 2012
| 3:00 PM
Glendale Unified school board members this week are slated to continue discussions over a district-wide policy change that could ease restrictions on students bringing wireless devices, such as smartphones and iPads, to class.
The new policy being...
| May 18, 2012
| 3:32 PM
A Glendale High School student who was arrested this week after he allegedly grabbed a 42-year-old woman’s crotch told police he was accused of the same crime at another school campus, according to police.
The student, Ryan Navarrete, 18, of Los...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 3:22 PM
California must change course. In a recent survey of American chief executives, California ranked 50th in providing a business-friendly environment. Their finding: over-taxation and burdensome regulation, evidenced by the double-digit unemployment rate...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 1:01 PM
When an activity results in broken bones, it is usually a sign to desist. So Hoover High School senior Sasoon Amerian had his work out cut out for him Thursday as he set about training his schoolmates on how to administer hands-only CPR.
| Jun 8, 2012
| 9:38 PM
Eli Hallak had always wanted to send the St. Francis High sports medicine program to a national competition, but all the ones he found took place in person and were too expensive with travel and room and board costs.
Hallak, the director of St. Francis'...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 3:39 PM
Five unpaid furlough days remain on the books for the 2012-13 school year at Glendale Unified after a proposed deal to defer them last week fell through.
During negotiations Thursday, Glendale Teachers Assn. leaders agreed to defer the furlough days...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 10:34 AM
Glendale and Burbank have been awarded nearly $900,000 to improve pedestrian and bicycle safety around school sites, the latest wave of grant money aimed at addressing local traffic congestion and the dangers it poses to students.
The combined amount was...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 4:33 PM
A cast of six singers with the Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles shared stories of facing discrimination and finding hope with Glendale High students on Tuesday during a sneak peak of a new musical to debut Feb. 1.
The personal testimony and intimate...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 5:18 PM
The parents of a 15-year-old Crescenta Valley High School student who jumped to his death on campus last year have filed a lawsuit alleging district officials turned a “blind eye” to the bullying that they allege prompted their son to take his...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 7:40 AM
Several public safety agencies joined Glendale Community College police on Wednesday to practice a series of emergency response scenarios, including an active shooter and hostage crisis on campus.
One mock scenario involved a shooter who took a teacher...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 4:14 PM
An autopsy report is a difficult read.
So, too, was poring through a lawsuit filed against the Glendale Unified School District in December by the family of Drew Ferraro, a 15-year-old Crescenta Valley High School student who committed suicide one year...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 2:21 PM
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...