| Aug 13, 2013
| 5:11 PM
Longtime chief executive of USC Verdugo Hills Hospital Len LaBella is stepping down, to be replaced by new executive Debbie Walsh.
The 158-bed hospital, which finalized its acquisition by Keck Hospital of USC earlier last month, announced the switch on...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 5:11 PM
For the past dozen years, Len LaBella has led the administration at Verdugo Hills through the choppy seas of a changing healthcare business as the hospital’s chief executive.
Now, having guided the 158-bed hospital into an acquisition by Keck...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 4:49 PM
A theater party of Glendale residents added "Forever Plaid" to their subscription series at the Glendale Centre Theatre. A passel of out-of-town relations joined them.
Jane McVay, ticket organizer extraordinaire, was joined last week by her mother,...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 2:36 PM
The opinion of the News-Press
A common-sense approach to resolving local healthcare issues — including repeated readmissions to hospitals — may well be on the horizon, thanks to the Glendale Healthier Community Coalition's efforts to...
| Jul 31, 2013
Glendale's three hospitals this week took the next step toward building a system to share important patient information, a step they say can be vital if a non-responsive patient arrives in the emergency room and no medical background on them is available....
| Jul 18, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Glendale Memorial Hospital’s Health Foundation received a $1 million donation this week.
The donation from the Burton R. Payne and Dolores K. Payne Trust will go toward improving Glendale Memorial’s cancer treatment facilities, said Jack...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 9:50 AM
The University of Southern California’s purchase of Verdugo Hills Hospital has been completed.
In a statement Tuesday announcing the completion of the purchase, Len LaBella, chief executive of USC Verdugo Hills Hospital, said the affiliation...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 3:23 PM
A Sunland man remained hospitalized Wednesday after he was stabbed twice in Glendale during an argument with another man over his girlfriend, police said.
The 30-year-old man suffered a deep wound to his left torso and another cut in his left armpit...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 3:12 PM
The Class of 1953 from Hoover High School gathered late last month for a 60th reunion luncheon at Oakmont Country Club. More than 100 people attended, including graduates, spouses, grown children and friends.
Jim Hushaw was the master of ceremonies...
| Jun 29, 2013
Glendale Memorial Hospital closed its pool and aquatic physical therapy program on Friday, sending some patients out to search for alternatives or opt to transition to more terra firma forms of therapy.
The pool is located on the first floor of a...
| Jun 26, 2013
Celebrating their 70th year of service to the community, the Glendale Soroptimists installed their 2013-2014 slate of officers in style last Thursday at the Glendale Hilton.
New president Susan Hunt took over the reins. Her theme, "Women in History...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 3:18 PM
Bras, bras and more bras were the order of the evening on Saturday. More than 300 supporters packed a ballroom in the Hilton.
The Glendale Soroptimists offered that special uplift for their 10th annual "Bras for a Cause." This year's theme was "A Decade...