| Dec 13, 2013
| 9:12 AM
Before retiring Police Chief Ron De Pompa accepted a collegiate science scholarship 36 years ago, he made the fateful decision of agreeing to go on a police ride-along with a Glendale police officer.
That night wasn’t a typical ride-along; rather;...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 6:09 AM
As a teenage news junkie growing up in Yerevan, Armine Amiryan longed to be just like her idol — CNN's Anderson Cooper.
At 30, Amiryan is living out her dream as a television news anchor and reporter in Glendale.
Only she's doing it in her...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 5:37 PM
After nearly two years of uncertainty about the future of the open space at the Americana at Brand, the City Council this week unanimously approved taking over the popular park as a city property.
The uncertainty was tied to the dissolution of...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 9:48 AM
Three members of Japan's House of Representatives called on Glendale to remove an 1,100-pound statue honoring an estimated 80,000 to 200,000 women from Korea, China and other countries forced into prostitution by the Japanese Army during World War II....
| Dec 18, 2013
| 7:01 PM
Two former Glendale police officers who were fired for allegedly taking a department-issued car on a joy ride to Las Vegas almost three years ago have been reinstated.
The Civil Service Commission voted 4-to-1 last week to give Fernando Salmeron and Mike...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 7:34 PM
After discovering that water rate increases approved by the City Council in 2012 are riddled with errors, city officials this week decided to scrap the current rate system and start over.
The flawed rates, which were supposed to span four years, caused...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 4:01 PM
Assemblyman Mike Gatto wants to hear from you.
The democratic legislator, whose 43rd Assembly District in part blankets Burbank, Glendale, La Cañada Flintridge and Montrose, is giving the ordinary Joe and Jane a unique opportunity to help craft...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 1:26 PM
Family members and current and former Hoover High students showed up to court Friday in support of an instructor accused of sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl at the school.
Prosecutors have filed four felony counts against Delvon Jackson, 38,...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 3:53 PM
The City Council struck a deal with Glendale’s largest union this week to reverse a 1.5% pay cut council members imposed on the Glendale City Employees Assn. in 2010.
Although the pay cut for the 750-member union will be lifted, rank-and-file...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 6:34 PM
Gov. Pete Wilson suffered a power outage over his Prop. 187 assault on illegal immigrants. Gov. Gray Davis self-destructed over runaway spending policies that hurt just about everybody. And the politically ambivalent Arnold Schwarzenegger's big ideas went...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 9:35 AM
City leaders on Tuesday slammed a recent Los Angeles County Civil Grand Jury report that concluded Glendale fell short on several markers of fiscal health, with one local official calling the findings “garbage” while another heaped ire on...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 9:02 AM
The past two years have been horrendous for Judy Shea, whose Glendale home is under the control of a court-appointed receiver hired by the city to repair massive health and safety code violations. She says she's felt frustrated and confused as...