| Feb 4, 2015
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, 818! It's Wednesday, February 4, 2015. Temperatures for today are expected to reach a high of 75 degrees and a low of 53 degrees, according to the National Weather Service.
Here are your local headlines:
-- Glendale school board member...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 4:44 PM
Seeking to give Californians more say in how their blood samples are used if held in the state’s biobank of DNA, Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Glendale) has proposed a law to strengthen the notice requirements given to parents when dried blood samples...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 4:57 PM
Burbank City Council candidate Christopher Rizzotti said he's being unfairly criticized for his faith and affiliation with an evangelical youth group after a Burbank man alleged that Rizzotti holds anti-gay views.
"I don't understand why I'm the only...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 3:12 PM
Andrew Blumenfeld, president of the La Cañada Unified School District Governing Board, has announced his plans to run for California's 43rd Assembly District in 2016.
News traveled through social media sites this weekend as people visited his nascent...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 7:46 PM
For Juan Guillen, a candidate for the Burbank City Council in the Feb. 24 primary election, endorsements aren’t something he’s been aggressively seeking.
“I haven’t really asked for endorsements,” he said. “People...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 7:28 PM
SACRAMENTO — One of the Assembly's hottest tickets this legislative session may be a seat on the new Committee on Privacy and Consumer Protection.
Speaker Toni Atkins (D-San Diego) this month created the panel to deal with the growing threat to...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 7:27 PM
A year after Joseph Gatto, a local artist and the father of a state assemblyman, was killed inside his Silver Lake home, the 78-year-old's family and LAPD officials repeated their pleas for the public's help in solving the case.
Gatto, a retired teacher...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 2:54 PM
At a Glance:
Political affiliation: Democrat
Harvard Graduate School of Design -- Loeb Fellowship, Advanced Environmental Studies
University of Massachusetts, Amherst -- Master's in Landscape Architecture...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 2:06 PM
Senate President Pro Tem elect Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) sought to assure Hollywood on Wednesday that he was committed to expanding California's film and TV tax credit program.
On Tuesday, De León had alarmed many of his constituents in the...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Gov. Jerry Brown is poised to put his signature to a bill that would triple annual funding for California's film and TV tax credit program.
Brown announced he will sign the bill into law on Thursday at a ceremony in Los Angeles, capping a yearlong...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 11:25 AM
California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed off on a deal that would more than triple funding for California's film and TV tax-credit program.
The compromise would increase funding to $330 million a year over the next five years. While that falls short of...