| Feb 7, 2014
| 7:48 PM
When shoppers at the mall are searching for those perfect skinny jeans, they can also now shop for the perfect final resting place.
Forest Lawn Glendale recently opened a kiosk at the Glendale Galleria where people can get information about funeral...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 4:56 PM
Actors Sean Kanan, Chad Duell and comedian Nadine Rajabi will join national Martial Arts World champion exhibition teams for the Martial Arts World of Champions, “A Night to Benefit Burbank Arts for All Foundation,” beginning at 6:30 p.m. Feb....
| Feb 4, 2014
| 12:18 PM
Gene Spillman of La Crescenta, CA, passed away at his home on January 23, 2014. Gene was born in Julesburg, Colorado, the son of Harry Spillman and Amelia Peterson Spillman. He graduated from Sedgwick County High in 1940 and attended Barnes Business...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 7:01 AM
Good morning, 818 readers. It's expected to be a wet day with a 60% chance of rain for Los Angeles County today, Thursday, Dec. 19. Showers are expected after sunrise and could slam roads for commuters.
Here are the top headlines in the 818 area code:...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 6:20 AM
Paul Walker's "Fast and Furious" costars opened up over the weekend as his ashes were interred during a private ceremony at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in the Hollywood Hills.
Tyrese Gibson, who reportedly attended the private ceremony along with fellow...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 10:00 AM
On Thursday the Huntington Library announced a significant donation: a collection of Evelyn Waugh books, manuscripts and correspondence. The gift will make the Huntington the second leading center of Waugh studies in the world.
Waugh, born in 1903 in...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 12:27 PM
Two burglars wound up in the hospital Wednesday morning after allegedly breaking into a car in Burbank and initiating a high-speed chase that ended with the stolen vehicle crashing on a freeway off-ramp.
The Burbank Police Department responded to a...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Philip Glass, who turned 76 the last day of January, held a large sway over opera and music during 2013. Walt Disney, who died 47 years ago this month, held his own sway over classical music and opera. One sway, moreover, led to and importantly...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 11:08 AM
Two men who ended up in the hospital after initiating a high-speed police chase on Christmas Day in Burbank have been charged with one count each of auto burglary and receiving stolen property, police said.
One of the men, Javier Hernandez, is awaiting...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 4:48 PM
On Sunday, Glendalians were having fun in very different ways.
Those of the artistic bent went to the Forest Lawn Museum on Glendale Avenue. The featured exhibit "L.A. Woman — Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow" displays the works of 24 female...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 10:39 AM
E.M. Bainbridge's plans to stop a runaway train car thundering down Glendale Avenue were thwarted 90 years ago when a northbound steam engine crashed head-on into the railroad car, leaving behind a plume of smoke, snarled steel and splintered wood....