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Glendale seniors prove it's never too late for the prom

Glendale seniors prove it's never too late for the prom

The senior residents at Scholl Canyon Estates dressed up in their finest Thursday night for a second chance at attending a prom that several of them never had the opportunity to experience when they were teenagers. Marybeth Maloney Thicke helped organize the prom with fellow staff of assisted living...

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On the Town: Oakmont League luncheon is packed with patriotism

The Oakmont League created an inspiring red, white and blue salute during its "America the Beautiful" biennial fashion show luncheon at the Hilton Glendale on Saturday. Social time was spent chatting with friends or shopping from an array of vendors displaying boutique clothing and sparkling accents...

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Verdugo Views: Research and advocacy saved the Alex Theatre

Last September, at the Alex Theatre's 90th anniversary kickoff, I stopped to say hello to Margaret Hammond, longtime member of the Glendale Historical Society. She handed me a sheaf of papers with the comment that she had been a member of the original Alex restoration committee and had the 'real'...

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  • News-Press Pet of the Day: Howard

    News-Press Pet of the Day: Howard

    Howard is a 4-year-old, neutered male, German shepherd. This lovable, 85-pound giant is friendly with people and kids. Volunteers report he's affectionate, walks well on leash and is well-behaved. He's been quite a hit when out with our mobile unit. Howard excelled in Shelter School, earning a...

  • News-Press Pet of the Day: Katsura

    News-Press Pet of the Day: Katsura

    Katsura is a 5-year-old, male, white, domestic, short-haired cat. If you are looking for a quiet and mellow feline, Katsura is your guy. He can be shy with new people, but once he gets to know you, he is as friendly as can be. He is often found hanging out by his kennel window watching people go...

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Raising awareness for autism brings thousands together for annual Autism Speaks Walk

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In Theory: Is Tennessee bill necessary for religious freedom?

In Theory: Is Tennessee bill necessary for religious freedom?

Tennessee lawmakers have passed a bill stating that counselors can refuse to provide mental health services to patients if they find doing so would be a violation of their "sincerely held principles." Opponents say House Bill 1840 would legalize discrimination against members of the LGBT community,...

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