| Nov 18, 2010
CITY HALL — Local nonprofits will now have a shot at roughly $850,00 in federal grants after the City Council this week opened the application period.
For the 2011-12 fiscal year, Glendale is expecting to receive about $3.8 million in Community...
| Nov 23, 2010
With demand for food assistance remaining high, local food pantries and service providers say they have seen increased demand in the days leading up to Thanksgiving.
"When our pantry manager told us last week we had given out 120 Thanksgiving baskets...
| Nov 26, 2010
Feeding 250 people is no easy task, especially when they say their favorite Thanksgiving food is "everything."
Preparations for Thanksgiving lunch at the Glendale Salvation Army started early and Director of Social Services Rick White was hard at work...
| Dec 25, 2010
GLENDALE — Nonprofit officials across the region have been able to meet an ever growing need for food and toys this holiday season, but they say they're worried about keeping up with the demand into next year.
Donations for the Salvation Army...
| Jan 1, 2011
GLENDALE — With the holiday season coming to a close, local food pantry operators are looking nervously to their stock shelves.
In the months surrounding Thanksgiving and Christmas, churches, service groups and other organizations typically host...
| Sep 4, 2010
SOUTH GLENDALE — Shortly after noon on Thursday, Glendale resident Jermin Tulgar carefully sorted through several bags of groceries as she sat in a front office of Salvation Army Glendale.
Within each bag she found a variety of food products,...
| Sep 14, 2010
| 6:10 PM
CITY HALL — Payment extensions granted to Glendale Water & Power customers increased last year as residents continued to struggle to pay their utility bills, officials said this week.
The utility granted 24,547 extensions last fiscal year —...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 9:33 AM
Rep. Jay Inslee (D-WA), officially announced his campaign for governor Monday at a press conference in Seattle.
Inslee's opportunity to seek the governor's seat came after sitting governor Christine Gregoire said she would not seek a third term.
| Nov 20, 2011
With Thanksgiving just days away and donations down, local food pantries are scrambling to fill the shelves to feed thousands of needy families.
A protracted recession has forced some organizations that typically provide a bounty of holiday supplies to...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 8:16 PM
The Glendale Salvation Army has been feeding the community a Thanksgiving meal for more than 15 years, and on Thursday, they continued that tradition.
Dozens of people lined up inside the Salvation Army from midday to enjoy a hot holiday meal with...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 4:37 PM
The percentage of local school-age children living in poverty is increasing even as programs designed to meet their needs erode amid ongoing federal and state budget cuts.
The poverty rate among children ages 5 to 17 living within Burbank Unified...