Glendale News

Capacity Crowd Attends Armenian American Museum Community Meeting

GLENDALE—More than 300 residents filled the Adult Recreation Center’s auditorium on March 8 for a presentation and discussion on the historic Armenian American Museum project developing in Glendale. The capacity crowd expressed its strong support for the Museum’s mission, program, and location. “The Armenian American Museum will be a cultural campus that honors our past, recognizes our present, and builds our future,” stated Executive Committee Chairman Berdj Karapetian, who presented

ACLU SoCal Pasadena/Foothills Chapter Forum Rent Control Now?

This forum will explore the arguments for and against rent control.  • Frank Broccolo is a lawyer with substantial liberal credentials who, nonetheless, has serious concerns about rent control and its implications for housing productivity. • Allison Henry is a mainstay of the movement to bring rent control and just cause eviction protections to Pasadena; she a renter who lives in fear of being displaced from Pasadena in the near

Attempted Robbery at Glendale Galleria

On March 10, 2018, at 2:47 pm, Glendale Police Officers responded to the Glendale Galleria, in response to the report of an attempted robbery and shots fired. Further information from the callers indicated the attempted robbery took place at the Bhindi Jewelry store, located inside the Glendale Galleria. At least two men had entered the store with mallets and started smashing jewelry showcases, and that a security guard had interrupted

The LA River Needs You!

Each Spring, the Friends of the LA River (FoLAR) host the largest urban River cleanup in America. They’d like your help at this year’s 29th Annual Great LA River Cleanup. FoLAR’s Annual River CleanUps are the largest of its kind, mobilizing over 10,000 volunteers in 2017 alone! They have worked tirelessly to clean the LA River by removing over 400 tons of garbage that would have otherwise washed into the

Glendale's 25th Annual Cruise Night!

The 25th Annual Cruise Night returns on Saturday, July 21 from 5:30pm to 10:30 p.m.! Join us in the heart of Glendale on Brand Blvd. for a night of trophies, fireworks, live entertainment, family fun and activities! But in order to make this evening the special night that it is, we need your pre-1980, classic cars or motorcycles! Do you have a beautiful car waiting to be admired? Then fill

Final EIR for Proposed Grayson Repowering Project Available

Glendale Water and Power has published the Final Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for the Proposed Grayson Repowering Project. The Final EIR evaluates the environmental impacts of the proposed project located at 800 Air Way, Glendale, CA 91201. In accordance with CEQA regulations, the Final EIR details any significant impacts the proposed project might have, and, if possible, how the City will mitigate them. The Final EIR is going to be

City Council to Hear 'Right to Lease' Proposal

On Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 6PM, the Glendale City Council will consider the proposed Right to Lease Ordinance. As an extension of the Just Cause Eviction Ordinance, the Right to Lease proposal attempts to provide tenants with stability in a volatile housing market. The meeting will take place at Glendale City Hall, in the City Council Chambers located at 613 E. Broadway, 2nd Floor, Glendale, CA. The Just Cause

SoCal Tri-City Electric Car Guest Drive Saturday March 24 2018

An Electric Car Guest Drive event hosted by three Southern California utilities will be held in Glendale CA on March 24, 2018 from 10am to 4pm. The Electric Vehicle event will feature a wide variety of electric cars including the new Tesla Model 3, Chevrolet Bolt and Volt, and electric cars manufactured by BMW, Nissan, VW, Volvo, and others. People may register to receive an invitation and more information at http://electriccarguestdrive.com/register-club.html

Tenants Rights Educational Workshop/Launch Party March 4

Sunday, March 4 at 11 AM – 2 PM Fire Station 21, 421 W. Oak St, 2nd Floor, Glendale (parking available at Glendale Galleria) Sign Up Here. The Glendale Tenants Union is hosting a Tenants’ Rights Educational Workshop! Come educate yourself and protect your family against landlord shadiness. Yes, we are disadvantaged in the tenant/landlord relationship, but how can we file a complaint with the city? How do we prevent