No touching. No human contact. The hidden toll on jail inmates who spend months or years alone in a 7x9 foot cell

Glendale News-Press


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Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy serves up sweep of rival Harvard-Westlake

Life & Arts

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Music Preview: Jeffrey Kahane launches his farewell at the Alex


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  • Mailbag: Repair money went to CalPERS

    Re: "Starbird, sons, sue city over sidewalk," Sept. 17. On Sept. 13 I came before Glendale City Council to inform the public that the former city manager, Jim Starbird, had filed a $1-million claim against the city. Starbird claims that while pushing his wife in a wheelchair "the chair hit an uplifted...

  • Mailbag: Confusion over march madness

    I am baffled as to how any neighbors near Hoover High School can possibly complain about the marching band's practice hours. I have lived within half a block of the Hoover High School complex for the past 40 years. My daughter graduated from Hoover and participated in the Drill Team. I remember...

  • Mailbag: Noise naysayers are tone deaf

    Mailbag: Noise naysayers are tone deaf

    As a community member who is directly affected by the noise issue with the Hoover High marching band, it was with interest that I read both the article and correspondence relating to the same article. I found school board member Greg Krikorian's grandstanding remark, "We can"t stifle everything...

  • Mailbag: Thoughts on the burqini ban

    Mailbag: Thoughts on the burqini ban

    Re: "Burqini bans raise questions of motive," In Theory, Aug. 24. There is more to this issue than the column discusses. In a perfect world no one would tell women how to dress. This includes the Iranians who force both native and foreign women in their country to conform to a rigid dress code...


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