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  • Schiff calls court decision a 'flawed legal conclusion'

    Schiff calls court decision a 'flawed legal conclusion'
    Rep. Adam Schiff -- a longtime supporter of efforts to officially recognize the Armenian genocide -- called the decision by the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday to nullify lawsuits against German insurance companiesseeking payouts on victims'...
  • NASA chief pledges Mars program help

    NASA chief pledges Mars program help
    With proposed federal budget cuts threatening to eliminate hundreds of jobs at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in La Cañada Flintridge, NASA Administrator Charles Bolden this week said he would try to keep scientists and engineers working on Mars...
  • Court rules against Armenian genocide survivor suits

    Politicians and members of the local community Friday expressed disappointment with a federal appellate court ruling this week that survivors of Armenian genocide victims cannot sue German insurance companies for not paying claims on policies purchased by...
  • Schiff calls for faster pace in finding maximum chromium 6 levels in drinking water

    Schiff calls for faster pace in finding maximum chromium 6 levels in drinking water
    Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) took the California Department of Public Health to task Monday for “dragging its feet” on setting new limits on chromium 6 in drinking water, adding to a growing chorus of frustration among local officials. In...
  • On the Town: Aid center presents citizenship honors

    On the Town: Aid center presents citizenship honors
    The Burbank Temporary Aid Center (BTAC) presented its 2012 Top Award for Citizenship to Mayor Jess Talamantes and Entertainment Partners, represented by the company’s President and CEO Mark Goldstein, at its ninth annual awards gala at the...
  • 40 workers laid off at JPL as Congress puts the squeeze on funding

    40 workers laid off at JPL as Congress puts the squeeze on funding
    Federal funding cuts continue to impact the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in La Cañada Flintridge, where 40 workers were laid off last week, the latest notch in a prolonged period of cutbacks for the agency. It was the second round of layoffs this year for...
  • Schiff, Friedman celebrate Armenian independence

    Schiff, Friedman celebrate Armenian independence
    Local elected officials celebrated the 20th anniversary of the independence of the Republic of Armenia Sunday. Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank), Assemblyman Anthony Portantino, Glendale Mayor Laura Friedman and council members Frank Quintero and Ara Najarian...
  • City receives 9/11 memorial flag

    Mayor David Spence presented a special 9/11 memorial American flag to La Cañada Flintridge at the City Council meeting on Monday. The flag, which had been given to the city by Congressman Adam Schiff in a presentation at the 9/11 anniversary memorial...
  • Lawmaker calls on House committee to address helicopter noise complaints

    Lawmaker calls on House committee to address helicopter noise complaints
    Rep. Howard Berman (D-Valley Village) is calling on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Aviation Subcommittee to convene a panel on low-flying helicopters above residential areas in Los Angeles County. In his letter to the committee's leadership,...
  • Pasadena City College gets $5 million science grant

    Pasadena City College has received a $5-million grant from the federal Department of Education to put low-income high school students on the path toward environmental sciences degrees. The college’s Natural Sciences Division will use the money to...
  • Postal workers protest facility closures

    Postal workers held a rally Tuesday in Pasadena outside the office of Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank), protesting a proposal to end Saturday deliveries and close thousands of postal facilities. The rally was part of a national effort protesting plans to...