| May 7, 2014
| 8:46 PM
With the help of about 30 volunteers, American Legion Post 288’s building in La Crescenta got a face-lift this past week.
Since the 1920s, the organization has been a local hub for veterans and community organizations.
Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-...
| May 8, 2014
| 9:14 PM
The state Senate on Thursday passed a measure that would require cellphones sold in California to be equipped with "kill switches" that can render them inoperable if stolen.
LAPD Chief Charlie Beck and other law enforcement officials backed the...
| May 10, 2014
| 1:51 PM
State Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Silver Lake) reacted positively to Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposal to establish a new annual source for the state’s rainy day fund.
Brown’s plan, which requires voter approval, entails an automatic 1.5%...
| May 11, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, readers! Today is Sunday, May 11 -- happy Mother's Day! Weather for the Glendale area is expected to reach a high of 85 and a low of 58 degrees, according to the National Weather Service.
In the news from your area:
- In Glendale, about a...
| May 13, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Seeking to boost prospects for expanding California's production tax credit, mayors from 10 of the state's largest cities announced their support for legislation to make the Golden State more competitive with dozens of other states that are luring...
| May 13, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Legislation to expand California's incentives for movie and TV production cleared the Assembly's Revenue and Taxation Committee on Tuesday, as lawmakers try to respond to the flight of production to other states with a sweeter offering of tax credits....
| Apr 25, 2014
| 8:53 AM
As nearly 1,200 people packed the Alex Theatre on Thursday at the 13th annual commemoration of the Armenian Genocide, attendees were abuzz about a historic statement made by the Turkish Prime Minister the day prior.
PHOTOS: Armenian Genocide...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 5:00 PM
A cyclist whose right leg was partially amputated after he was struck by a hit-and-run driver near Griffith Park last year isn't letting the events of that tragic day stop him from prevailing in his new life's mission.
Damian Kevitt was left wounded,...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 2:05 PM
A state bill that sets social media-monitoring standards for schools is now heading to the full State Assembly for a vote.
Introduced by Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Silver Lake), AB 1442 passed with a 7-0 vote by the Assembly Education Committee. It...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 9:28 AM
A cyclist whose right leg was partially amputated after he was struck by a hit-and-run driver near Griffith Park last year said he has a new mission in life.
Damian Kevitt was left wounded, but he remains resilient as he works to shed light on a...
| May 1, 2014
| 5:30 AM
While acknowledging that California's film and television industry has been hit hard by runaway production, a new report by the state Legislative Analyst's Office urges lawmakers to be cautious about expanding subsidies for Hollywood.