| Sep 18, 2013
| 5:45 PM
Saturday's nostalgia-fueled romp across the decades proved you may get older, but some people — and hairstyles — never change.
A reunion of hundreds overtook the grand ballroom of Castaway restaurant Saturday night, bringing together the...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Casting a big movie, as Thomas Edison might've said under different career circumstances, is one percent satisfaction and 99 percent aggravation. And the general public is right 100 percent of the time.
Take Ben Affleck, or as the general public cried...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 12:17 PM
The sound of bouncing basketballs and squeaking sneakers echoed through the gym at the Pacific Community Center as Joshua Palpallatoc made his way from one end of the basketball court to the other.
During the summer the 16-year-old played basketball...
| Sep 2, 2013
In the hit movie "Lee Daniels' The Butler," there's a scene in which lead character Cecil Gaines is trying to get a job on the White House service staff and he's interviewed by the head butler, an African-American man.
Chicago siblings Loretta Fields...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 7:06 PM
Glendale Unified is grappling with the expansion of its popular dual-language immersion program to meet the demand from students and parents.
The program, in which students are given a choice to spend at least half of their instructional day speaking and...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 1:21 PM
One hundred and twenty years ago this summer — in 1893 — Rudolf Diesel fired up a single-cylinder engine attached to a flywheel. The contraption was fueled by peanut oil.
He must have been relieved as the engine sputtered to life because...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 9:22 AM
The partnership between the Burbank Historical Society and Story Tavern continues to make history as the tavern will sponsor its second annual fundraiser for the society beginning at 4:30 p.m. on Monday.
The date, July 8, is significant for two reasons....
| Jul 11, 2013
| 1:10 PM
If you are fortunate in life, you may have the opportunity to meet, know and be influenced by a rare and gifted individual whose special being impacts humanity. The late Carleen Hutchins was one such person. Born in 1911, Hutchins passed away in 2009...
| Jul 14, 2013
Glendale Unified students committed more than 1,395 offenses that led to more than 850 suspensions during the previous academic year, according to the latest state data.
Twelve of those incidents in the 2011-12 school year eventually led to expulsions...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 4:21 AM
Summer and camping vacations go hand in hand – what with the allure of lots of fresh air, activities like fishing and hiking, and Mother Nature’s charms to admire including forests and lakes. If a camping getaway is on your radar this...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 11:51 AM
Fort Myers, near Florida's southwest coast, has a mix of beautiful beaches, historic attractions, museums and recreation such as golf and water sports. Its proximity to the Everglades makes it easy for visitors to find beautiful scenery, nature trails and...