| Aug 10, 2010
| 1:50 PM
GLENDALE — While it's not clear just yet who Vanes "Nightmare" Martirosyan's next opponent will be, the Glendale-based super welterweight promises that Top Rank Promotions is looking closely at pitting him against one of the big names in the 154-...
| Jan 25, 2011
The viewing audience for Super Bowl XLV is expected to be around 100 million people.
You, however, do not have to be part of the crowd.
Think back. How many times has the game been compelling? And we mean truly compelling, not just some hyped-up media...
| Jan 26, 2011
| 8:32 AM
A chance. That's all Mike Tomlin ever wanted.
It didn't matter whether he was a 103-pound budding junior varsity defensive back, a 5-year-old playing cards with his mom and older brother, a seventh-grader taking a crack at high school trigonometry or a...
| Feb 4, 2011
GLENDALE — The following are odds and ends from the local sports scene.
GLENDALE GRAD GETS
After getting drafted in the 44th round of the 2010 Major League Baseball First-Year Players Draft in June, Glendale High graduate Jesse...
| Feb 27, 2011
GLENDALE — According to the game plan publicly laid out by his camp on Thursday, Glendale-based light middleweight Vanes "Nightmare" Martirosyan will go from his longest-ever layoff between fights to the quickest turnaround since the earliest stages...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 8:39 PM
At a pool that is most famous for housing some of the greatest United States Olympians, hidden far from the outcries of potential lock-outs and millionaire athletes worrying if they can make the next payment on their foreign cars, the most accomplished of...
| Apr 9, 2012
The Midtown Improvement District holding their first public meeting at the Midtown Scholar Bookstore. Their proposal is to have property owners in the Midtown District of the city pay a yearly fee that would cover the cost of hiring two to eight off-...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 8:23 PM
Alonzo Mourning, a 2000 Olympic gold medalist, seven time NBA All-Star and a member of the 2006 NBA champion Miami Heat, and five athletes from the peninsula Terry Kirby, Lisa Rice, Chris Slade, Ron Springs, and Walt "Fuzzy" Ward headline the list of...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 4:13 PM
Sometimes dreams are never realized simply because they are never believed to be possible. For Alipa Peters, a defensive end on the Estancia High football team, possible should never again be in question after he spent the weekend in Canton, Ohio with Pro...
| Sep 17, 2011
| 7:45 PM
Vanes "Nightmare" Martirosyan hasn't been in the ring since early June, but nonetheless, the undefeated light middleweight has taken quite a beating over the past week.
Rather than physical, the abuse heaped on Glendale's most famous fighter in the wake...
| Jun 2, 2011
LOS ANGELES — With a packed luncheon and press conference Wednesday at the Wilshire Grand Los Angeles and a weigh-in to follow Friday at Staples Center's Star Plaza, the countdown has begun for Vanes "Nightmare" Martirosyan's much-anticipated...
| Mar 12, 2010
| 4:33 PM
March 12, 1980: Alka-Seltzerâs âSpicy Meatballsâ was voted the best commercial of the last 20 years. Kevin Thomas on John Sayles and âThe Return of the Seacaucus Seven.â On the jump, prize-winning commercials. Remember the Coke ad with Mean...