March 23, 2002
Sandra Kraisirideja, People GLENDALE -- Glendale Community College Alumni Assn. will honor three individuals for their service to the school and community at the 14th annual Alumni Awards Banquet Thursday. "The recipients were unanimously chosen by the Community College Alumni Board for their conscientious efforts and support of the alumni association," said Glady Kabateck, director of the association. Carole Jouroyan of Glendale has been involved in community organizations for 20 years.
April 17, 2004
Brown -- Ortiz Debra D. Brown, the daughter of Virginia Brown of Burbank, and Ryan G. Ortiz, the son of Sergio and Yolanda Ortiz of Glendale, have announced their engagement. The bride-to-be graduated from Bellarmine-Jefferson High School in 1994 and received her associate in arts degree in interior design from the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising in 1996. She is a designer and space planner for Trendway Corp. in downtown Los Angeles.
March 20, 2004
Mariel D. Lesaca, the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Edward Lesaca of Glendale, has been awarded dean's honors by Glendale Community College for superior academic achievement and outstanding scholastic record for the fall semester. After finishing her Associate in Arts degree at GCC, she plans to obtain her bachelor's degree in psychology at UCLA. Courtney Glaser, the daughter of Gregory and Deidre Glaser of Burbank, was named to the dean's list at the University of Redlands.
February 13, 2002
Mirjam Swanson GLENDALE -- When the best of the best former Glendale Community College athletes gathered for a celebration, it was no surprise that Cathy Ferguson was among them. About 200 supporters were on hand Sunday as Ferguson, a Burbank High graduate, Donna Mayhew, Carl Boldt, J. Walter Smith, Chuck Gibson and the 1985 Vaquero football team were the first class inducted into the Glendale Community College Athletic Hall of Fame at the J.W. Smith Student Center on the GCC campus.
March 7, 2001
Mary Mallory, Enjoy! GLENDALE -- Life revolves around finding one's place in society, struggling to overcome sexual, political and class distinctions. Nowhere are these issues of power and control more evident than in male/female relationships. Glendale Community College Theatre Arts Department's entertaining "Miss Julie" underscores these dilemmas in a thought-provoking, challenging production revolving around a sexual liaison between members of different social classes.
February 27, 2002
Touches every human emotion Leslie Thurston of Burbank is an actress and substitute teacher. It would be pointless to say anything critical about "John Q.," so, I won't. Everyone should see this film and bring the hankies. However, you won't need them as much as you think. Surprisingly, there is humor throughout this film, especially from the talented Eddie Griffin. Rest assured, Denzel Washington doesn't disappoint, either. Yet, it is the comedic element that gives the story emotional balance and sense of reality.
April 16, 2003
The Kiwanis Club of Glendale is coordinating talent for its third annual Glendale Jazz Festival on June 28 at Glendale Community College, 1500 N. Verdugo Road. Nineteen bands are scheduled to perform on six stages under the theme "A World of Jazz." The festival is from noon to 11 p.m. A rich mixture of well-balanced jazz sounds is planned from smooth and blues, straight-ahead and Latin, traditional Dixieland and popular 1940s and 1950s swing bands, organizers said.
September 18, 2004
George and Anne Marie Novinger Former Glendale residents George and Anne Marie Novinger of Tehachapi recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a weeklong family beach party at Cayucos, a 1950s beach town on the central coast of California. With lots of body-surfing, games, slide shows and delicious food, there were few complaints from their children and grandchildren. A Novinger Trivial Pursuit Game was played and won by daughter Mary, while many of the family slept through it. Traveling the furthest were son, Tom and family from Vienna, Va. The most enthusiastic body-surfers were daughter Barbara and granddaughter Marie.
October 25, 2003
Kristine Franks of Glendale was named to the spring dean's list at Azusa Pacific University. The daughter of Robert and Kristine Franks, Kristine is a liberal arts major. She is a graduate of Crescenta Valley High School. Arsineh Davidian, Kysstina Janacua, Heather Ojeda, Heather Rivers and Tayne Yoon, all members of Glendale's Performing Arts Studio dance company, placed third in the annual Summer Festival dance competition sponsored by Radio Korea in July.
March 8, 2008
Providence High School?s Drama Department presents ?Godspell? at 7:30 p.m. today and 2:30 p.m. Sunday in the auditorium, 511 S. Buena Vista St., Burbank. Performances continue at 7:30 March 15 and 2:30 p.m. March 16. Tickets are $15, $10 students, and $5 children under 8, seniors age 55 and older and special needs audience. For more information, call (818) 846-8141, Ext. 408. ? A Noise Within presents William Shakespeare?s ?Henry IV, Part I? opening at 8 p.m. tonight at the theater, 234 S. Brand Blvd.