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A grant-funded sobriety checkpoint conducted in Glendale on Friday night yielded five drunk or drugged driving arrests, police said. More than 2,000 vehicles passed through the checkpoint, which was conducted at the intersection of Los Feliz Road and Gardena Avenue from 7 p.m. Friday to 2 a.m. Saturday, according to Glendale Police spokeswoman Tahnee Lightfoot.
Dr. Dre may have his beats but why keep the music to yourself? Music is meant to be heard loud and to be shared with those around you. To show how music can be shared and ejoyed by those around you, American violinist, dancer, performance artist and composer, Lindsey Stirling's recently released music video for "Master of Tides" in which she surprises unsuspecting shoppers with a wild, swashbuckling music and dance performance of a lifetime.
The city is soliciting feedback on three potential sites where a bridge could be built over the Los Angeles River and connect Glendale to the Griffith Park area. Dozens of residents gave their input during a community meeting Thursday about where they would like to see a bridge built over the Los Angeles River to connect Glendale and the Griffith Park area.
Surveillance photos from a bus taken on Sept. 5 show a man resembling Derek Seehausen, a 26-year-old USC medical student who has been missing since Aug. 6. A 26-year-old USC medical student who went missing in August might have been spotted on a Los Angeles bus last week, according to several surveillance images shown by a private investigator.
Derek Seehausen, 26, was last seen leaving an apartment in the 400 block of West Glenoaks Boulevard in Glendale in the early morning hours of Aug. 5, the Los Angeles Police Department said. A private investigator hired by the family believes Seehausen is alive and may be in need of immediate medical attention.
With a heat wave on the horizon, Glendale on Thursday announced a series of cooling centers that would open through the weekend. The Community Services and Parks Department will open three community centers to serve as cooling stations for seniors in addition to holding regular events.
Glendale Community College officials are joining other government entities in the city in taking the first steps toward adopting a district-based voting system to avoid litigation and pressure under the California Voting Rights Act. On Oct. 21, college officials are expected to vote to initiate a district-based election system by April 2017 with a resolution requesting to switch from their current at-large voting method through the state community college system's Board of Governors.
GROONG's Calendar of events ========================================= What: Director Shirak Khojayan will screen his two documentry films Apricot, Blessed Tree of Armenia and Aragil, When: Sep 11 2014 7pm Where: Glendale Central Library Auditorium 222 East Harvard Street, Glendale, CA Misc: Apricot, Blessed Tree of Armenia is a 30-minute documentary produced in 2014. While the origin of the apricot is disputed, it was known in Armenia during ancient times and has been cultivated there for so long; it is often thought to have originated there.
Journeymen linemen Dustin Gillett, left, and Gerry Sellers, right, change a cross arm on a power pole on the 3800 block of Madison Rd. in La Canada Flintridge on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014. Thursday, Sept.
On Saturday, Mario and Courtney Lopez invited over 40 family and friends to join them in celebrating daughter Gia and son Dominic 's birthdays at PLAY Indoor Playground in Glendale, California. Guests were greeted by a sign that read, "Bell out of order, please knock," and were invited to follow the yellow brick road into the Wizard of Oz themed party room, which had been decorated with hot air balloons hanging from the ceiling and play stations set up to look like scenes from the movie.
Some Californians who purchased individual health coverage through the state's insurance exchange are suddenly being dropped or transferred to Medi-Cal, the state Medicaid program for the poor that fewer doctors and providers accept. Covered California, which is responsible for determining and directing Californians to an appropriate health plan, has no estimate of how many people are affected, saying only that the changes are occurring as incomes are checked to verify the policyholders can purchase insurance through the exchange.
Palmer Park and Pacific Park will each be getting new playground equipment, while a new clubhouse and bleachers are slated for a baseball field near Verdugo Park, following approval for all three projects by the Glendale City Council on Tuesday. On the same day a ribbon-cutting was held for remodeled Maple Park, the council voted 3-0 to award a $291,041 contract to get improvement projects underway at the new sites.
A mountain lion was struck and killed Monday night by a vehicle on the Glendale Freeway, north of Mountain Street. A call came into the California Highway Patrol at 8:24 p.m. with a report of a possible deer on the freeway, blocking the No.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 06:08 pm
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