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On the Town: Young kidney patients celebrate at annual prom

The Renal Support Network’s 19th annual Renal Teen prom drew more than 200 young people from 12 to 24 years old with kidney disease. This past Sunday, the Glendale Hilton ballroom was decorated Calypso-style with tropical decor, dancing, a photo booth and renal-friendly food such as apples and...

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  • On the Town: Centenarian’s birthday party shared with 100 guests

    On the Town: Centenarian’s birthday party shared with 100 guests

    What’s the ultimate way to spend your 100th birthday? If you’re like Elsa Kreider, you have a luncheon for about 100 friends and family at the First United Methodist Church of Glendale. Organizing the soiree were her daughter, Stephanie Williams, and daughter-in-law, Barby Straub. Attending were...

  • On the Town: Spring is sprung with Garden Party Tea

    On the Town: Spring is sprung with Garden Party Tea

    Many think spring doesn’t officially start until the Assistance League of Glendale holds its annual Spring Garden Party Tea. On March 27, some 80 members, auxiliaries and guests gathered at the league’s clubhouse to sip and sup as the 75th anniversary of the organization’s founding in Glendale...

  • On the Town: Women are joining men’s groups for the first time

    On the Town: Women are joining men’s groups for the first time

    Two local organizations that have always been male-specific are having women apply for membership. The 37-year-old Scholl Canyon Men’s Golf Club is adding women to drive up dwindling membership and help female players become more comfortable with competing. The club is now known as the Scholl Canyon...

  • On the Town: Event emphasizes inspiration, empowerment and healing

    On the Town: Event emphasizes inspiration, empowerment and healing

    Liza Boubari had a dream, which was to empower women on “Life’s Journey from Pain to Power.” To that end, the Glendale resident uses that theme to create an annual, daylong seminar to “evoke, embrace and evolve.” For six years, the “3E event” has been held at the Castaway restaurant in Burbank....

  • On the Town: Glendale Elks apply a classic sparkle to fundraising

    On the Town: Glendale Elks apply a classic sparkle to fundraising

    Classic cars glistened like jewels in the sunshine during the 23rd annual Glendale Elks Charity Car Show on Sunday. The great weather was a welcome relief after the rain. The day dawned with Elks staff cooking up a breakfast for about 260 people inside the lodge. The cost was $10 for a plate stacked...

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