July 8, 2004
Glendale Police and Fire departments helped douse a small brush fire that erupted late Tuesday in an open, grassy field next to one of the city's largest apartment buildings. No one was injured in the small brush fire, which authorities think might have been started by local kids playing with fireworks. Shortly after 9 p.m. Tuesday, Glendale Police and firefighters responded to several calls about a brush fire made by residents of an apartment building in the 400 block of Paula Avenue.
July 13, 2012
In a novel and potentially precedent-setting legal case, a Los Angeles County Superior Court judge in Glendale ordered Dish Network to pay for the removal of three satellite dishes from an apartment building whose owner says were ordered by tenants without his approval, but who have since moved out. Christopher Spencer was awarded $850 in small claims court for the cost of removing the equipment from his apartment building in Burbank and $110 for...
September 17, 2002
Glendale Police and Fire investigators are looking for the person responsible for setting four small fires within a short period of time. Police believe someone set three fires, including one in a car, in an apartment building garage about 9 p.m. Thursday in the 1000 block of Elm Avenue, according to the police report. Police believe that person then went to an apartment building in the 1000 block of Linden Avenue and put a burning log in the front seat of a Jeep Wrangler, which caught on fire.
August 6, 2009
GLENDALE — Five companies have filed separate lawsuits against the developer and contractor of the recently completed apartment building at 416 E. Broadway, claiming they were never paid in full for subcontracting work. Browning Fire Protection Inc., BAS Appliance Gallery LLC, Force Framing Inc., Walker Construction Inc., and Arena Painting Contractors Inc. are suing Suffolk Construction Co. Inc. and East Broadway Venture LLC for violating signed agreements, which indicated they would pay thousands to the companies for installing a fire sprinkler system, appliances, windows and other work on the 115-unit apartment building, according to lawsuits filed in Glendale Superior Court.
October 9, 2008
The following were taken from reports filed at the Glendale Police Department: ? ?Campus Street and East Colorado Street: A 22-year-old Santa Barbara man was arrested Saturday on suspicion of possession of marijuana while driving. ?400 block of South Glendale Avenue: A 45-year-old Glendale man was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of being drunk in public. ? 200 block of Dryden Street: A 38-year-old Glendale man reported Tuesday that a Dumpster behind his apartment building was set on fire.
June 21, 2012
A 20-year-old man was arrested Thursday after he struck an elderly woman with a shovel and then barricaded himself inside his apartment, police said. It took a rubber bullet and Taser before officers were finally able to subdue him. The man, Robert William White of Glendale, sat handcuffed in a chair yelling “God loves all you” several times to bystanders as paramedics carried him out of his apartment building in the 1000 block of Spazier Avenue in Glendale and transported him to a nearby hospital.
June 8, 2000
Buck Wargo CITY HALL -- The Design Review Board No. 1 will look at the design Thursday for a proposed apartment building. There are plans to build a five-unit apartment building with 14 parking spaces at 125 W. Maple St. The board will meet at 1 p.m. in Room 105 of the Municipal Services Building, 633 E. Broadway. In other case, the board will consider: 1972 Calafia St. -- construction of a three-story house with a three-car garage.
October 7, 2005
A kitchen fire Thursday afternoon in an apartment building at the 700 block of East Garfield Avenue forced neighboring residents to evacuate and caused about $40,000 in estimated damages, Glendale Fire Capt. Bill Lynch said. The fire started just after 2:40 p.m. in the kitchen of one of the apartment building units, Lynch said. Neighboring residents were forced to evacuate, and firefighters put out the fire in about 10 minutes, he said. No one was inside the unit when the fire started, and no one was injured.
September 26, 2011
Firefighters are evacuating an apartment building in Glendale after a construction crew cut a gas line, sending fumes directly into the building. Residents were being asked to leave the apartment at Stocker and Campbell streets as a precaution while firefighters work on the gas line, officials said. -- Veronica Rocha , Times Community News
April 13, 2007
EAST GLENDALE — Police continued their search on Thursday for a man who pushed a 73-year-old Glendale woman to the ground and punched her in the chest before running off with her purse. The violent attack occurred at about 10:20 p.m. on Tuesday after the man followed the woman and her friend into the lobby of an apartment building on the 300 block of North Jackson Street, according to police reports. That's when he pushed the woman to the ground and proceeded to kick her several times before he punched her in the chest and fled with her purse, according to the report.