| Oct 27, 2013
Ah, safe home Chicago: The murder rate has fallen by nearly half. Unless, that is, you live on the blood-drenched streets where violent crime rates have actually increased. Until we end that concentrated slaughter, this city again risks losing its...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 9:53 PM
Mayor Mike Schreiber has told the U.S. Department of Interior the town of Oacoma “firmly objects” to granting federal permission for the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe to build an off-reservation casino there.
The city government’s...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 10:09 AM
In recognition of the increasing number of Filipinos in Glendale, the City Council this week designated October as Filipino American History Month, an extension of the nationwide celebration first started in 1988.
And on Friday afternoon, the Filipino...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 5:02 PM
Michelle Mowery has been working in the intersection -- or maybe in the crosshairs -- between cyclists and drivers for the two decades she has been bicycle coordinator for the city's Department of Transportation.
Back when most people in Los Angeles...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 10:28 AM
Glendale was wrong to install a controversial monument honoring Korean sex slaves taken by the Japanese Army during World War II, Mayor Dave Weaver said during an interview published Monday on a Japanese television station's YouTube channel.
| Oct 2, 2013
| 5:08 PM
A public hearing concerning the subsistence status of Bethel has been canceled because of the partial shutdown of the federal government.
KYUK reports (http://is.gd/IvCN4Q) the Federal Subsistence Board hearing was to have been held Wednesday night in...
| Oct 1, 2013
Selected as the only public library in the U.S. to host "All of Polonia Reads to Kids," the Indian Trails Library District will hold the unique event Sunday.
The program will include a brief presentation about why it's important to read aloud to...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 8:29 AM
Glendale's stock of affordable housing falls far short of meeting the community's need and officials say the loss of state redevelopment dollars means there's little the city can do to bridge the gap.
Waiting lists for city-monitored rental housing...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 4:08 PM
With New York Fashion Week firmly in the rear-view mirror, digital marketing firm Silverpop has finished crunching the social media statistics of 15 fashion brands to determine things like which labels gained the most Twitter followers during the...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Local bureaucracy seems to have gotten the upper hand on a white-supremacist's plot to take over a small town in North Dakota.
Paul Craig Cobb, 61, made headlines after news broke of his secret plot to amass white supremacists in Leith, N.D., and win...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 8:28 AM
After months of meetings and discussion, Westmont trustees unanimously passed two ordinances last week to enable the issuing of $11 million in revenue bonds to help with road repairs and to alleviate flooding problems.
"We need the bonds to help improve...