April 8, 2013
Sylvia Ellen Bond was born in Monterey Park, CA to O.L. “Bill” and Gladys Bond on January 7, 1931. She grew up in Alhambra and graduated from Mark Keppel High School in 1948. She married David Elliott Herman in 1949 and worked to help put him through Occidental College. She received a P.H.T. (Put Husband Through) when he received his B.A. They moved to Glendale in 1954 where they raised three children: Kathleen Marie, Rosemary Taylor and Kenneth William. While David was teaching at Toll Jr. High School and Hoover High School, she had several jobs as a bookkeeper.
September 9, 2008
The Glendale News-Press recently went to Glendale Career College and asked surgical technician students who will begin internships with local hospitals, “Are you nervous about going into a real operating room?” “No. I would say that I am well prepared, because we’ve logistically practiced what we have to do.” ART BUSCH, 54 Acton “Yes, I’m nervous and excited.
November 8, 2007
SOUTHWEST GLENDALE — With the flip of a switch at noon Monday, the 11 cities that have their 911 calls fielded through the Verdugo Fire Communications Center in Glendale opened an expanded network to coordinate emergency response in a 126-square-mile area. The new digital configuration enables dispatchers to interact seamlessly between 40 fire stations, including stations in Burbank, Pasadena, Arcadia, Monrovia and Monterey Park, said Don Wise, fire communications administration supervisor for the Glendale Fire Department.
May 25, 2007
Ninety young musicians from all over the Southland auditioned in April for the opportunity to perform with The Pasadena POPS Orchestra in September as part of the Side-By-Side-By-Symphony 2007 program. "This was the largest number of students we've ever seen at auditions for this program. We were thrilled, but it made our job more difficult," says Director of Education Jane McEneaney. Of the auditioning students, 29 won the opportunity to perform at "Aren't We A Pair" on September 7, 8 and 9 at Descanso Gardens.
November 16, 2006
Stabbing victim still in critical condition A Glendale physician remained in critical condition Wednesday night after being stabbed multiple times by a former patient Tuesday, Glendale Police Officer John Balian said. Mohamed Latif of Heartbeat Cardiovascular Medical Group in Glendale was allegedly attacked by 72-year-old Mike Trieu of Monterey Park during a routine office visit. Police arrested Trieu, who is being charged with attempted murder. Latif was taken to County-USC Medical Center and underwent surgery Tuesday.
August 30, 2006
LA CRESCENTA — A 42-year-old woman was arrested on Monday on suspicion of prostitution at a La Crescenta business — the sixth arrest for similar activity along Honolulu Avenue since December, police said. A Glendale Police Department vice/narcotics officer arrested Xiaoyan Zhao in an undercover sting operation, Glendale Police Officer John Balian said. An anonymous caller tipped off police, saying a massage parlor was being operated in the 2900 block of Honolulu Avenue, Balian said.
December 3, 2005
Licensed massage therapists were arrested at two Montrose clinics.MONTROSE -- Police arrested four women Thursday night on suspicion of running a prostitution ring out of two Montrose pain management clinics, police said. Qing Wang, 46, of Fontana, Mei Ling Yu, 45, of Montrose, Feng Wen Liu, 55, of Monterey Park, and Li Juan Sun, 48, of Monterey Park, are suspected of providing sexual acts in exchange for money, Glendale Police Lt. Gary Montecuollo said. The four women were arrested at Royal Acupuncture Clinic and Integrative Pain Clinic, both on Honolulu Avenue in Montrose, he said.
December 25, 2004
WILL FLEET I have an idea and a plan to get you more business. -- Eli Isenberg's advertising sales opening statement Eli would not be impressed. I have no idea, no plan, how to write this column. Like most things about Eli Isenberg, his opening statement was brilliantly simple. For me it started sometime in 1984. I came up with the bright idea to start a newspaper in the Antelope Valley, and was astonished to find that I had support. Young and wannabe brash, I was just barely smart enough to recognize that I had no idea how to operate a business, let alone start one from scratch.
August 11, 2004
Local swim team finishes second The Oakmont Country Club swimming team finished second in the Crest League final July 31 at the Rose Bowl Aquatics Center in Pasadena. Oakmont finished with 411.5 points, behind Altadena Town & Country Club (532) and ahead of Gerrish Swim and Tennis Club (277.5), La Canada Flintridge Country Club (258), Chevy Chase Country Club (201) and Valley Hunt Club (88). For Altadena, Flintridge Prep senior Ben Naecker made headlines, setting a record in the 50-meter freestyle in the boys' 15-17 division with a mark of 22.85 seconds.