| Sep 24, 2012
| 3:13 PM
Campaign season in Glendale has officially started despite election day being seven months away.
And the person to kick it off? A former city employee who’s sued the city in the past.
Edith Fuentes, who received a $200,000 settlement from the...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 10:41 AM
About 40 canines tested out Los Angeles County’s first dog park this weekend in La Crescenta before its official debut on Oct. 19.
The $645,000, 1.5-acre project is located at Crescenta Valley Park, 3901 Dunsmore Ave., and was built using funds...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 3:34 PM
Gov. Jerry Brown and the Democratic-controlled Legislature claimed a huge victory in a strong bipartisan support for AB340, pension reform. I do not believe a 48-8 vote in the state Assembly and a 38-1 vote in the state Senate, mostly along party lines,...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 3:57 PM
Officials can continue to transfer millions of dollars from Glendale’s electric utility to pay for general public services, and at the same time increase electricity rates without a public vote, according to a legal analysis of both practices...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 12:10 PM
Alex Robert Farrel 85, Burbank, California, passed to the heavens Friday, August 3rd, 2012, comforted by family at his side. Alex leaves behind his five wonderful children, Melinda, Kirk, Carey, Craig, and Chris, who along with their extended families...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 6:17 PM
City officials on Tuesday said they want to tweak language in Glendale's Charter to reflect modern financial accounting practices and streamline the annual transfer of millions of dollars each year in utility revenues to pay for public services.
| Aug 16, 2012
| 5:15 PM
Volunteers with the liberal advocacy group MoveOn.orgpassed out hundreds of pink slips near the Americana at Brand Thursday as part of a nationwide campaign to highlight what organizers claimed were the job-killing policies of Republican presidential...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 2:08 PM
There have been comments by Councilwoman Laura Friedman and the director of finance recently regarding the City Charter somehow being outdated. But the City Charter was reviewed and amended in lengthy sessions by a “blue ribbon committee.”...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 5:44 PM
The top-five high school coaches from the 2011-12 season were voted on by the Glendale News-Press sports department.
1 Grant Clark, Crescenta Valley High boys' soccer — Taking the reins of a star-studded team on the doorstep of realizing its...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 2:43 PM
The top-10 male high school athletes from the 2011-12 season were voted on by the Glendale News-Press sports department. These are selections 2-10. See the Aug. 23 edition for the Male Athlete of the Year.
2 Pavle Atanackovic, Crescenta Valley High...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 10:33 AM
Former Assemblyman Anthony Portantino has only been home from Sacramento for six months, but the La Cañada Flintridge resident is already gearing up for his next shot at office — the State Senate seat in the 25th district.
That seat, currently...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 1:42 PM
The nomination this week of a real estate agent who has locked horns with homeowner groups and historic preservation advocates to a city commission that deals with those very issues drew the ire of the politically influential Glendale Historical Society....