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  • Police stop van after witness reports leaking fuel

    Police stop van after witness reports leaking fuel
    A 48-year-old Glendale man was arrested Sunday after fire personnel discovered his utility van — which had been leaking fuel — was modified to hold up to 500 gallons of gasoline, officials said. Seyran Harutyunyan was taken into custody on...
  • Letter: Citizen group invites new members

    Government union workers demand better pay, pensions and benefits. Yet, the resources to pay for those demands come from homeowners, renters and merchants. Government workers have a union to speak for them. But, who speaks for the struggling homeowners,...
  • Guest Column: There is much to learn from Mandela's legacy

    Guest Column: There is much to learn from Mandela's legacy
    Last week the world lost an amazing person when Nelson Mandela, the renowned anti-apartheid activist and first black president of South Africa died at the age of 95. Websites and social media are aflutter with messages and reflections from people who were...
  • De Pompa says goodbye, looks back on years as police chief

    De Pompa says goodbye, looks back on years as police chief
    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;...
  • Glendale to own mall's open space

    Glendale to own mall's open space
    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...
  • Japanese politicians call on 'comfort women' statue removal

    Japanese politicians call on 'comfort women' statue removal
    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....
  • Two Glendale police officers from Las Vegas joy ride incident reinstated

    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...
  • Glendale water rates found to be severely flawed

    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...
  • Glendale park upgrades slide into play

    Glendale park upgrades slide into play
    A slate of projects for new playground equipment pushed forward this week. Equipment for Verdugo Park is installed and open to the public, while two contracts were approved by the City Council Tuesday night for equipment to go to Brand and Maryland...
  • Community: High school girls shadow city officials

    Community: High school girls shadow city officials
    Girls attending Holy Family High School spent a recent morning at Glendale City Hall hearing about career opportunities, meeting city officials and representatives of various departments and asking questions. Stephen Nersesyan, human resources analyst...
  • City breaks ground on affordable apartment complex

    City breaks ground on affordable apartment complex
    Standing in a massive, 15-feet deep hole, city officials broke ground on a 44-unit affordable housing project that will give preferences to veterans on Wednesday. The $20.4 million project for low-income residents at 327-331 W. Salem St. is expected to...
  • Comfort-women statue dispute continues

    Comfort-women statue dispute continues
    A Glendale resident, along with a Los Angeles resident and a nonprofit group, filed a lawsuit this week asking a federal judge to force the city of Glendale to remove a controversial statue in a public park that honors women victimized by the Japanese...