September 26, 2001
Joyce Rudolph Residents featured in Master Chorale LOS ANGELES -- Residents will perform as part of the Los Angeles Master Chorale when it opens its 38th season at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion. The evening marks a new era for both the choir and new Music Director Grant Gershon of Eagle Rock. Gershon has selected "Masterworks of Humanity" as the title, and featured music, spanning 400 years, includes Tallis' Spem in Alium, Bruckner's Te Deum and Philip Glass' Itaipu.
March 1, 2002
Gary Moskowitz SOUTHEAST GLENDALE -- Crescenta Valley High School will defend its scholastic title at the 2002 High School Scholastic Bowl later this month. Glendale Unified's High School Scholastic Bowl is an academic competition in math, science, history, language arts and fine arts. The competition will be at 7 p.m. Monday, March 18, in the Glendale High School auditorium, 1440 E. Broadway. KNBC-TV Channel 4 weatherman Fritz Coleman will quiz student teams from Crescenta Valley, Clark Magnet, Glendale and Hoover high schools.
September 20, 2000
Joyce Rudolph DOWNTOWN -- Guffaws galore are promised for this year's "Night of 1,000 Laughs!" at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 17, at the Glendale Centre Theatre. The 10th annual comedy benefit will be hosted again by KNBC-4 weatherman and former Glendale resident Fritz Coleman. Proceeds benefit local Disaster Relief Fund and safety training programs of the American Red Cross, Glendale-Crescenta Valley Chapter. Filling the stage will be a variety of stand-up comedians.
November 8, 2008
Smoking ban: We can breathe at last I just wanted to take a moment to thank everyone who was involved in making Glendale’s no-smoking ordinance a reality in our city (“Stub out that cigarette, city says,” Thursday). Thank you to all the speakers at City Council meetings, those who wrote letters to the paper, to health advocates, community organizations, business owners, city staff members and our City Council members. This is a “breath of fresh air” and a very real improvement to our city, health and enjoyment of life.
March 16, 2002
Gary Moskowitz SOUTHEAST GLENDALE -- It will be a battle of brains at Monday's 12th annual High School Scholastic Bowl Monday. Five-member student teams from Crescenta Valley, Clark Magnet, Hoover and Glendale high schools will compete in the event, which begins at 7 p.m. in the auditorium at Glendale High, 1440 E. Broadway. The event is free and open to the public. Crescenta Valley High is the defending champion. Students compete by answering questions in language arts, social science, math, science and fine arts.
October 24, 2008
Comedy night benefits charity The Fritz Coleman Comedy Night returns to the Glendale Centre Theatre on Nov. 2 to benefit the Glendale-Crescenta Valley Red Cross. Coleman, a weatherman for KNBC Los Angeles, will deliver yet another stand-up comedic performance to raise funds for the local Red Cross chapter. It is the 17th year Coleman has hosted the event. Showtimes are at 5 and 7 p.m. Nov. 2 at the theater, at 324 N. Orange Ave. For tickets and event information, call the Red Cross at (818)
March 11, 2000
Claudia Peschiutta GLENDALE - There may be a run on thinking caps Monday. Students from four campuses will face off in the Glendale Unified School District's 10th annual High School Scholastic Bowl. Fritz Coleman of KNBC-TV Channel 4 will once again serve as quizmaster at the competition, starting at 7 p.m. in the auditorium of Glendale High, 1440 E. Broadway. The following students will make up the Clark Magnet High team: William Bairamian, Ross Diankov, Samantha Lawler, Jimmy Kan and Chester Ramos.
October 23, 2010
Boy Scouts of America, Verdugo Hills Council recently celebrated 100 years of service with a Centennial Breakfast Celebration at Scholl Canyon Estates Retirement Community. Boy Scouts ranging from ages 12 to 88 were represented and cheered as they reviewed 100 years of service and dedication to teaching character in young boys. Some of those attending were Steve Smith , assistant Scout executive; Gerald Kam , Life Scout and resident at Scholl Canyon; Marty Silberstein, Scoutmaster and resident at Scholl Canyon; Keith Sorem , Iron Eyes Cody District Boy Scout chairman; Chief Ron De Pompa , Glendale Police chief; Joe Davenport , Verdugo Hills Boy Scout Council board member.
March 20, 2012
Crescenta Valley High School emerged victorious Monday in the Glendale Unified Scholastic Bowl, which pits some of the district's brightest high school students against one another in a game-show-style competition. “I think we all tried hard to do the best we could to succeed,” Crescenta Valley junior Tae Min Kim said as he posed for a victory photo with his teammates. Following the Crescenta Valley score of 79 points was Clark Magnet with 68 points, Hoover with 65 points and Glendale with 62 points.