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Heritage Eatery opens its doors in Glendale

Inside one of Glendale’s newest restaurants, called Heritage Eatery, Alissa Asmarian serves dishes made by her grandparents and her mother as well as meals she prepares for her two daughters. “I call it ‘new American’ because I’m an American as much as I am an Armenian,” she said. “I’m just tweaking...

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Flintridge Prep track's Barakat finishes with four-title flurry

Flintridge Prep track's Barakat finishes with four-title flurry

BURBANK – Veteran talent shined for the Flintridge Prep track and field program at the Prep League finals at Burroughs High on Friday. Led by talented seniors Hanna Barakat and Warren Hosseinion, who were named the league’s girls’ track and boys’ field most valuable athletes, respectively, the...

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‘Listen to Your Mother’ returns to the Colony Theatre

‘Listen to Your Mother’ returns to the Colony Theatre

For the second straight year, women will take the stage at the Colony Theatre to share stories that are sometimes humorous, sometimes sad during an event that also raises money for Family Service Agency. The second annual “Listen to Your Mother” event at 7 p.m. Tuesday will feature one returning...

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  • Glendale City Council elections should be by district for best representation of all

    Another Glendale election is “in the books.” The forums that I attended yielded a good slate of candidates for Glendale City Council. They each had their own ideas and thoughts about our city. I was pleased to note that this year we had candidates from south Glendale and also “far north” Glendale....

  • A Glendale lesson: SB 808 would rein in charter schools

    A Glendale lesson: SB 808 would rein in charter schools

    The current system for approving charter schools in the state of California is broken. Rather than creating space for innovation and creativity to improve public education as a whole, the system is being abused, and as a result we see inadequate charter schools failing our precious children. Locally...

  • Glendale Unified calendar cheats AP students of pre-exam instructional days

    While preparing for their May advanced placement exams, Glendale Unified students taking AP courses next year will have four fewer instructional days than our AP students have this year. This is because the GUSD removed instructional days in its 2017-18 calendar from the beginning of the year and...

  • Every penny spent on NASA/JPL scientific efforts worth it

    Every penny spent on NASA/JPL scientific efforts worth it

    Pete Theisinger (“JPL engineer wins lifetime achievement award,” April 8) is the reason I don’t mind paying federal taxes! In these days of political uncertainty, if our politicians simply continue to fund our NASA/JPL/Caltech programs, every penny is worth it. People like Pete are the real people...

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