The Early Edition: Glendale News-Press

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The hills have eyes

A video camera is installed by city of Glendale communications technician Steve Fokarski at Quail Canyon Debris Basin in La Crescenta on Friday. The basin will be monitored remotely when hard rains come down during this winter season. (Raul Roa/News-Press)

GLENDALE — A rainstorm is expected to roll in Sunday night and continue through the early part of the week, causing hillside residents and officials to brace for what could be the biggest test yet for mudslide preparations.

Council settling in after fine 

CITY HALL — Days after state officials unsealed a $9,000 settlement agreement with Councilman Dave Weaver detailing campaign finance and reporting violations in 2005, his colleagues appeared ready to move on.

Candidates culled to 3

BURBANK CITY HALL — A final announcement on Burbank’s interim police chief is expected next week after a panel interviewed the candidates Thursday and narrowed the pool of candidates from six to three, officials said.

Officials: Burbank supt. leaving

BURBANK — Little more than six months after taking over as the Burbank Unified School District’s superintendent, Kevin Jolly is expected to announce his resignation in a statement Monday, officials said.

Wildcats go cold

BURBANK — For most of the night, the Renaissance Academy basketball team seemed destined to make another appearance in the championship game of the annual Bulldog Tip-Off Classic.

Senior leads way for CV

LA CRESCENTA — There were times during Friday night’s Falcon Classic pool-play contest when Crescenta Valley High standout Cassie Pappas wasn’t a factor at all.

Small wonders: be happy in education

Let me say something that may deeply offend many of you; something so insidious and filled with controversy it has the power to tear apart a community and collapse our economy.

Written by Melanie Hicken

December 5, 2009 at 10:39 am

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