| Apr 5, 2012
| 12:53 PM
Glendale’s now-famous hungry bear has confirmed his love of Costco meatballs, apologized for a bad hair day, and pushed back at journalists for "gross misrepresentations" after taking to Twitter earlier this week.
He also apparently has a name:...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 10:58 AM
La Crescenta residents, some still dressed in their pajamas, cheered Tuesday morning after Fish and Game authorities slid a tranquilized 400-pound black bear into a cage to take it back to the mountains.
Lt. Martin Wall of the California Fish and Game...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 3:36 PM
The Glendale black bear that was tranquilized Tuesday morning by state Fish and Game officials has arrived home, 25 miles into the Angeles National Forest, where authorities say he is "groggy and grumpy but doing well."
Fish and Game spokesman Andrew...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 12:22 PM
A week-long summer program sponsored by Leadership Greater Hartford introduced a group of teens to leadership skills and the value of helping others.
The group of two dozen teens from around the Greater Hartford area spent the week at Trinity College...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 10:07 AM
Over the summer, Glendale’s favorite bear appears to have taken up long-form writing.
Longer, at least, than 140-character tweets.
The 400-pound ursine, famous for his penchant for meatballs and other delectable trash, gained a following after...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 12:23 PM
Daytime temperatures will climb into the 90s in some areas of Los Angeles County on Friday and Saturday, according to the National Weather Service.
Areas such as Woodland Hills, Pasadena and Saugus will reach the 90s as a high-pressure system passes...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 10:46 AM
Since Kim Kardashian mused aloud about wanting to run for mayor of Glendale someday, political commentators and others have weighed in on whether the TV star's aspirations can become a reality.
In the “Pinheads & Patriots” segment of his...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 8:18 PM
A federal grand jury has indicted six foreign nationals, alleging they ran an elaborate money-laundering operation that scammed hundreds of customers out of more than $4 million in fake Internet car sales on reputable websites.
Several state and local...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 1:47 PM
The popular bear known to residents as “Glen Bearian” and “Meatball” returned to the Briggs Terrace area of La Crescenta on Tuesday, marking at least the second time it has made the miles-long voyage from Angeles National Forest....
| Sep 5, 2012
| 12:50 PM
The fate of the Glendale bear remains in flux as officials from California and Colorado sort out the nuances of a wildlife law in the Rocky Mountain state that has put any move on hold.
The meatball-loving bear who frequented the Glendale and La...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 3:49 PM
“Meatball,” the Glendale bear that was to be shipped off to a Colorado wildlife sanctuary after being trapped last week by a fish and game warden, has now found himself in caged limbo.
The 400-pound black bear that returned to the La...