| Feb 14, 2012
It would not be out of character for actress, dancer and choreographer Zina Bethune to stop her car for an injured animal, say those who knew her.
Bethune, 66, a former New York City Ballet soloist and the founder of a Los Angeles multimedia dance and...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 3:30 PM
Burbank resident Gordon Lee Sherwood died peacefully Jan. 31 at Sherman Oaks Hospital in Los Angeles with friends at his side. He was 100.
A longtime advertising executive, he was well known for his involvement in live steam railways. As his 100th...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 3:53 PM
On a brisk January evening two years ago, I made my way to a local dance studio for a story I was working on.
The silence of the street the studio was on betrayed the energy inside, where dancers leaped across the hardwood floors with such ease during a...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 4:52 PM
JOHN RICHARD BAILEY
December 8, 1932 – February 15, 2012
John Bailey, 79, passed away after a long cancer related illness resulting from a melanoma.
John was the son of Frank A. and Helen C. Bailey. He was born in Toledo, Ohio, along with his three...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 2:31 PM
The Forest Lawn Museum retrospective exhibition of Syd Mead’s half-century career as designer, illustrator and artist is composed of more than just renderings of his curious futuristic inventions. Mead shapes a utopian future made believable. His...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 12:36 PM
In remembrance Bryan Patrick Olson July 16, 1978-August 14, 2011
Bryan attended Mark Kepple, Toll and Hoover H.S. in Glendale, CA. He excelled in baseball, and also played varsity football and enjoyed the challenges and camaraderie with his friends.
| Aug 17, 2012
| 4:56 PM
Amy Leatherwood Waters “Nana” passed away peacefully in Burbank, California on August 12, 2012. The most important word in Amy’s vocabulary was “family.” Her unconditional love, care and support for members of her family...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 4:06 PM
A calm, cold breeze runs throughout the marble-encased, maze-like corridors of Forest Lawn's Great Mausoleum, where the who's who of Hollywood have come to permanently rest. But that changes once you reach its deepest and oldest cobweb-covered crevice...
| Apr 21, 2012
Long before Rick Bayless, the Too Hot Tamales and even Diana Kennedy, there was another teacher and cookbook writer who introduced authentic Mexican food to a wider American audience. Though she is all but unknown today, at the turn of the 20th century...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 6:12 PM
Ron Magneson’s family moved to Walnut Drive in 1948 when he was four years old, and remained there until they were forced to leave in 1964 by construction of the Glendale (State Route 2) Freeway.
“It was a very short street,” he...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 4:49 PM
Funeral services were conducted Saturday, November 24 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for Alice Williams Reeder, 92, who died November 18 in Glendale.
Mrs. Reeder was born in Malad, Idaho, and graduated from Box Elder High School in...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 2:22 PM
Recent resident of Redlands, and former long-term resident of La Canada Flintridge, Donald Mumper died in his sleep on Saturday, November 24, at his residence in Yucaipa.
Donald was born in 1927, in Akron, Ohio. He grew up in Akron, Ohio, joined the...