Crime Blotter

 June 12
600 block of Knight Way in La Cañada Flintridge, a catalytic converter was stolen from a vehicle between midnight and 10 a.m.
 June 11
4300 block of La Crescenta Avenue in Montrose, a catalytic converter was stolen from a vehicle between midnight and 8 a.m.
June 9
2400 block of Frances Avenue in La Crescenta, a […]

GPD Reports

Pair Arrested for Possession of a Firearm, Illegal Drugs, Fraud and Vehicle Theft
On June 3 at approximately 12:45 p.m., officers located an occupied stolen vehicle driving in the area of Los Feliz Avenue and Gardena Avenue. The vehicle was stopped and the two occupants, 37-year-old Roberto Luis and 42-year-old Nina Maynard of Glendale, were detained. Both Roberto […]

GPD Officers Placed on Administrative Leave after Video Shows Them Punching and Kicking During the Arrest of a Suspect

By Mary O’KEEFE
The Glendale Police Dept. has placed four officers on administrative leave after a video of an arrest in the Glendale Galleria showed a struggle between officers and a person suspected of theft. The video shows officers punching and one officer kicking the suspect.
The incident occurred at 7:10 p.m. on June 5 when GPD […]

Rosemont Holds In-Person Promotion

By Mary O’KEEFE 
Rosemont Middle School promotion of eighth grade students was held on June 9 at Glendale High School. It was the first in-person promotion since 2019 and the high school’s track and field gave the students, and their parents, plenty of room to follow social distancing guidelines.
  
Students who took to the podium […]

Allan F. Daily High School and Verdugo Academy Graduates its Class of 2021

Allan F. Daily High School and Verdugo Academy Graduates its Class of 2021

Allan F. Daily High School and Verdugo Academy each graduated its Class of 2021 on Friday, June 11 with an in-person ceremony on Moyse Field at Glendale High School. Daily High’s class numbered 65 graduates. Verdugo Academy, an independent study program, graduated 31 students. Families and guests were invited to attend.
A highlight of the ceremony […]

Notes & Nods

This Week at LCIF 
Lutheran Church in the Foothills invites the community to worship in the church’s Worship Center for the first time in over year. On Sunday, June 20 at 10 a.m. Pastor Stephen Robertston will deliver his farewell message called “What’s on the Other Side?”; graduates will also be celebrated.
The service will also be […]

Jehovah’s Witnesses’ Year Without Knocking on Doors

Jehovah’s Witnesses’ Year Without Knocking on Doors

It’s been one year since Jehovah’s Witnesses adjusted their hallmark methods of sharing comfort and hope from the Scriptures due to the pandemic. For many, the change from ringing doorbells and knocking on doors to making phone calls and writing letters expanded and invigorated their ministry.
Brian Portzel and his family in La Crescenta have enjoyed […]