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Sports Roundup: Ataya propels Crescenta Valley girls' soccer past Glendale – Los Angeles Times

December 14, 2017 8:05:00 pm | 0 Comments

GIRLS’ SOCCER Crescenta Valley 2, Glendale 1: Crescenta Valley received two goals from Chloe Ataya to pick up a Pacific League road win Thursday. The Falcons improved to 2-2-2, 2-0 in league. Glendale (3-3-1, 0-2 in league) got a goal from Sophia Noriega. BOYS’ SOCCER St. Francis 4, Village Christian 0: Ian Odermatt and Colton…

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Blind groper behind bars, women come forward in Glendale –

December 14, 2017 7:54:38 pm | 0 Comments

Share this article: Photo by Alexander Nguyen A 30-year-old transient with an apparent vision impairment was behind bars Thursday following his arrest for allegedly groping women in Glendale. Anthony Ramsey, who frequents Glendora and Azusa, was arrested on Dec. 3, according to Glendora police. The alleged sexual batteries were reported by four different women between…

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LA subway construction project unearths a trove of fossils – SFGate

December 14, 2017 6:43:15 pm | 0 Comments

Photo: Jae C. Hong, Associated Press Image 1of/1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Since work began in 2014 on the Metro Purple Line extension in Los Angeles, paleontologist Ashley Leger and her team have been on the lookout for fossils uncovered by construction equipment. Since work began in 2014 on the Metro Purple Line…

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Rocha hat trick leads Burbank girls' soccer to first win – Los Angeles Times

December 14, 2017 5:21:15 pm | 0 Comments

BURBANK — Not only was the Burbank High girls’ soccer team looking for its first win of the season, but also its first goal when it took on Eagle Rock on Thursday afternoon. With the help of Jessica Rocha, the Bulldogs accomplished both firsts. The junior scored her third goal of the contest in the…

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LA Unified Board Orders of Review Sexual Harassment Policies – EGP News

December 14, 2017 5:11:39 pm | 0 Comments

By EGP Staff Report Los Angeles Unified School District board members voted Tuesday to review the District’s sexual harassment policies and to immediately implement “best practice” procedures aimed at protecting employees. Acing on a resolution introduced by Board Vice President Nick Melvoin, L.A. Unified will immediately set up a hotline for reporting, conduct a comprehensive…

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Burroughs girls' water polo adds revenge to hot streak – Los Angeles Times

December 14, 2017 4:54:24 pm | 0 Comments

BURBANK – After a bumpy start to the season, the Burroughs High girls’ water polo team is not only rounding into form, it’s grabbing some revenge. The host Indians picked up their fifth straight victory Thursday afternoon with a little redemption on the side in an 11-8 nonleague victory over third-ranked San Marino in a…

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Glendale Sports Complex field to be home turf for St. Francis baseball team – Los Angeles Times

December 14, 2017 4:11:56 pm | 0 Comments

With the Glendale City Council’s unanimous approval Tuesday, St. Francis High School’s baseball team will be able to use and improve a field at the Glendale Sports Complex for its home games, free of charge, for the next decade. According to a city staff report, St. Francis officials approached the city’s Community Services and Parks…

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About 150 bicycles restored for less-fortunate children – Los Angeles Times

December 14, 2017 3:45:24 pm | 0 Comments

Dozens of shiny, restored bicycles repaired by the Burbank Bike Angels lined the steps in front of Burbank City Hall waiting to find new homes during a press conference Wednesday. For the past nine years, the local bicycle advocacy group has repaired bicycles to nearly brand-new condition to be given to less-fortunate children in Burbank.…

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It's about time – Los Angeles Times

December 14, 2017 2:40:00 pm | 0 Comments

In June, state Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon set up a subcommittee of the Assembly Rules Committee to review our harassment policy and assigned me as chair. At the time, I didn’t think much of it. In my mind, the subcommittee was going to be a quiet, routine, review of our current policies and procedures resulting…

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Downtown Burbank Opens Seasonal Ice Rink – San Fernando Valley Business Journal

December 14, 2017 2:37:13 pm | 0 Comments

Outdoor ice skating has returned to Burbank for the 2017 holidays. The Rink in Downtown Burbank opened Thursday for ice skating, curling, special performances and fundraising events through Jan 7. The Rink is located next to Burbank City Hall at the corner of Third Street and Orange Grove Avenue. It is run by portable rink…

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