| Dec 13, 2012
| 11:16 AM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) on Thursday announced 10 nominations from his district for U.S. service academies, class of 2017.
Half the student nominees hail from Burbank and Glendale, while two others are from Pasadena.
Four of the five United...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 3:54 PM
Despite all the trials and travails our service men and women go through, it’s heartening that the spirit of service still runs strong among the generations coming up through the ranks.
On Thursday, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) announced 10...
| Jan 29, 2012
Chicago Public Schools' plan to build an elementary school on polluted property in the shadow of the Chicago Skyway and an expiring coal-fired power plant near the Indiana border is raising the ire of parents in the working-class East Side neighborhood....
| Jan 1, 2011
| 9:33 PM
A 41-year-old man from Fresno suspected of committing half a dozen robberies throughout the state was arrested on New Year's Eve trying to enter the U.S. at the San Ysidro border crossing, the FBI announced Saturday. John Richard Martinez, a......
| Feb 25, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Sun Valley Poly Athletic Director Kim McEwen has been selected the City Section athletic director of the year by the California State Athletic Directors' Assn. Richard Martinez of Eagle Rock was named the rookie athletic director of the year. --......
| Jan 2, 2011
| 7:51 AM
SAN YSIDERO (KTLA) -- A man wanted in connection with six bank robberies in California has been arrested by federal agents U.S.-Mexico border.
John Richard Martinez, 41, was taken into custody as he tried to enter the U.S. at the San Ysidro border...
| Jan 3, 2011
| 7:38 AM
A man suspected of several bank robberies in San Diego has been arrested over the holiday weekend by federal agents U.S.-Mexico border, authorities announced.
John Richard Martinez, 41, was taken into custody as he tried to enter the U.S. at the San...
| Jan 5, 2011
| 5:00 PM
SAN DIEGO -- A man dubbed the “Dapper Bandit'' for allegedly pulling off robberies from San Diego County to Fresno pleaded not guilty Wednesday to heists at a Mira Mesa check-cashing store and a Point Loma bank.
John Richard Martinez, 41, was...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 1:22 PM
According to the Medical Examiner's Office, the body found in the kitchen of Jamie Anne Skelton's apartment was so badly decomposed, it is beyond visual recognition. Cops say the lifeless body of Skelton's lover had been sitting in the Ella Creek...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 10:34 PM
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (KTLA) -- Some Southern California schools may not be as safe as they're touted to be and the students who attend them may be in danger.
An inside source told KTLA that the foundation beneath Diamond Ranch High School in Pomona had...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 5:58 PM
SAN DIEGO -- The "Dapper Bandit,'' who held up a Mira Mesa check-cashing business and a bank in Point Loma in December, was sentenced Tuesday to 62 years to life in state prison.
John Richard Martinez, 42, was convicted last month of two counts of...
| Oct 24, 2008
Since "The All Night Strut!" debut in the late 1970s, Fran Charnas' revue of popular music from the swing era has become a favorite offering at theaters across the country. The International City Theatre in Long Beach, where "Strut" just opened,...