During a special meeting Thursday, Glendale City Council members engaged in a discussion with about 25 residents at the Pacific Community Center about the future of south Glendale. In 2011, the city adopted the North Glendale Community Plan, which aims to serve as a guide for development and design standards for the La Crescenta and Montrose areas.
A proposed class-action lawsuit was filed this week against the owner and operator of dozens of California nursing facilities, including one located in Montrose, alleging that the facilities are chronically understaffed and underfunded, jeopardizing the care of more than 3,000 patients. A firm specializing in elder-abuse cases filed the suit Tuesday on behalf of a former resident.
Members of the Crescenta Valley High School cross country tea run over a bridge that crosses the Verdugo Wash at the site of a solar-powered monitoring station at Crescenta Valley Park in La Crescenta on Monday, September 29, 2014. The station is being used to gather data about whether Crescenta Valley Park would be suitable for storm water to be placed in the ground.
Former Councilman John Drayman's monthly $1,000 restitution payments to the victims he embezzled from were reduced by more than half after financial evaluators showed he wasn't earning much income , though a Los Angeles Superior Court Judge told him this week that he should be looking for more work. Drayman was ordered earlier this year to pay $304,000 to the Montrose Shopping Park Assn.
LIGHTNING RELEASES: MONTROSE CA - In a bold move, Gloves In A Bottle announced the release of its new, non-greasy dry skin care cream, now complete with sunscreen blocking ingredients that can be used daily on one's face. Current competing skin care products offering SPF 30 sunscreen protection are not cosmetically elegant to use day to day at the office or whenever it's needed to look one's best.