The Early Edition: Glendale News-Press

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Vance Jordan, 56 and homeless, left, looks for a job with the help of Verdugo Jobs Center's Nina Flores-Schultz during Homeless Connection Day at the National Guard Armory in Glendale on Thursday. Jordan, who has been out of work for four years, is looking for an office job. (Raul Roa/News-Press)

Providing connections
The past two years have been emotionally, financially and physically draining for Silvia Martinez.

Jurors locked on four charges
PASADENA — A Pasadena Superior Court judge declared a mistrial Thursday for four of 12 counts against a 46-year-old Glendale man accused of setting fire to his foreclosed home while his wife and children slept inside.

District fulfills records request
GLENDALE — After about seven months of back-and-forth, delay and miscommunication, Glendale resident Brian Ellis received a public records request for Glendale Unified School District employees earning more than $100,000.

Goodwill going big
DOWNTOWN — Goodwill is planning to open its third location in Glendale next month, expanding to a prominent Brand Boulevard site with a new thrift store model meant to fit into the downtown landscape, the company said Tuesday.

Riley is an All-American
GLENDALE — In Dietrich Riley’s storied St. Francis High football tenure, plenty of accolades have been showered upon the top-level recruit.

Cruise control
LA CRESCENTA — All signs pointed to a victory for the Crescenta Valley High boys’ basketball team when it didn’t allow a field goal for nearly 14 minutes.

A Balcony View: No lump of coal for Wall Street
It’s that time of year again. The time when those who are more fortunate start thinking about ways in which they can give back to the community.


Written by Times Community News

December 11, 2009 at 8:43 am

Posted in glendale, News Roundups

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