| Sep 12, 2012
| 6:20 PM
Two employees of the Glendale Community College nursing department this week spoke against planned spending cuts that they said would paralyze some services.
Earlier this year, college officials announced they would reduce the hours of 115 employees...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 4:44 PM
Local hospitals are ramping up efforts to drive down their readmission rates as an Oct. 1 deadline looms for them to achieve results or face state-imposed penalties.
Of all the patients readmitted to the three local hospitals — Glendale Adventist,...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 5:11 PM
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...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 11:58 AM
Marion Elizabeth McKenzie Petit July 13, 2012 Beloved wife and mother, Marion Elizabeth McKenzie Petit died at the age of 92 in La Canada, California. She was born to J. Wallace McKenzie and Wilhelmina Fitger McKenzie on December 13, 1919, in Great Falls,...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 3:58 PM
Lucille passed away from congestive heart failure. Born in Chicago Illinois, she was the second child of Pearl and Stanley Brokenshire.
Lucille attended Miami-Jacobs Business College in Dayton Ohio. In 1947 she attended the School
of Nursing at Los...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 4:57 PM
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...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 9:24 PM
Boxes were piled up by the front door, almost to the ceiling. Each of them contained memories of their mother, including a large picture frame she had received for Christmas.
In the frame, which read “Family,” Ashley and Brandon Holbrooks...
| 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...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 11:21 AM
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...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 8:28 PM
A 49-year-old caregiver is facing theft charges for allegedly defrauding her 90-year-old client of more than $150,000.
The caregiver, Ma Marquez, is charged with one felony count of theft from an elder by a caretaker and grand theft of personal property...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 5:01 PM
Doris Elaine Jensen Woodall passed away in her sleep Dec. 12, 2012, after a battle with carcinoid cancer.
Although she spent most of her adult years in the greater Los Angeles area, Doris always claimed herself a Utahn. Born December 21, 1928, in...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 6:26 PM
There's a certain group of people who have a common bond; they were born at Physicians and Surgeons Hospital here in Glendale. Douglas Motley is one of those people.
Motley's parents were living on Highland Avenue in Northwest Glendale when he was born...