| Sep 9, 2011
| 3:49 PM
Every day the space at 4400 York Boulevard is bombarded by passersby who are curious at the construction going on inside. During smoke breaks, sweaty, tired young men come out of the building and gather in front under the large oak tree. Neighborly...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 9:30 AM
CHICAGO (AP) — The cartoon character SpongeBob SquarePants is in hot water from a study suggesting that watching just nine minutes of that program can cause short-term attention and learning problems in 4-year-olds.
The problems were seen in a...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 1:32 PM
Most everyone thinks his or her mother is unique. Whether the best, craziest, most aggravating or most loving, Mom is usually in a class all her own.
That works against the latest musical from Jeanie Linders, creator of the phenomenon "Menopause: The...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 2:53 PM
"We have to stop this craziness!" Michael Mulgrew, Teachers Union President proclaimed.
It was just one of the many pleas made by the United Federation of Teachers Thursday, outside of Murray Bergtraum High School in Lower Manhattan Wednesday, in...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 1:24 PM
A free 8-week workshop for parents of autistic children is being offered on the Peninsula by Lutheran Family Services of Virginia.
Raising a child with autism can sometimes be overwhelming for parents, the news release states. Families are in completely...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 2:54 PM
Founded in 1946 and growing strong with 89 members, the Women’s Civic League continues to make its presence felt in Glendale. Thursday’s luncheon meeting at the Elks Lodge was no exception. Speaker Sheriff Lee Baca started the league’s...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 1:13 PM
A trial program to analyze and hopefully reduce youth shootings in two of the city’s most violent neighborhoods was endorsed today by a City Council committee.
The Chicago Youth Shooting Review would look at all shootings, fatal or otherwise,...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 4:15 PM
The nonprofit that abruptly quit operating 10 Head Start programs in Glendale and Pasadena last week has been under scrutiny for months regarding its use of funds, according to a spokesman for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
| Oct 13, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Former St. Maria Goretti High School basketball standout Lee Green will host a youth basketball camp Saturday, Oct. 22, at Goretti.
Green, who lives in Texas, will conduct two sessions — the first from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for youth in grades...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 8:51 AM
It took education officials and parents six years to pull together the funds needed to build an instructional garden at the Glendale Community College Child Development Center.
It took the young beneficiaries just minutes to start putting it to good use....
| May 13, 2011
| 4:13 AM
A group of Catholic academics is upset with Republican House Speaker John Boehner's recent budget cut proposals they say unfairly target poor people.
They say the Catholic lawmaker is going against "Catholic Social Teaching," which is essentially a...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 1:43 PM
Two months after outsourcing the student bookstore, Glendale Community College officials are turning their attention to another money-losing operation on campus — the cafeteria.
During a presentation to college trustees on Monday, Ron Nakasone,...