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April 5, 2007
Iola Bauer passed away Thursday, March 29, 2007 at the age of 95. She was born in Etiwanda, Calif. in 1911 and was a resident of La Cañada for more than 52 years. After retiring from Greyound Lines, Iola volunteered at the La Cañada Youth House (today known as the Roger Barkley Community Center), Descanso Gardens and, for the past 18 years, in the gift shop of Verdugo Hills Hospital. Her husband George William Bauer preceded her in death. She leaves her sister Pat Dearing; nieces and nephews Pat (Bob)
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April 5, 2007
Carl Walton "Walt" Sundmark, who called La Cañada home for 50 years, died March 28 in Glendale. Born Aug. 31, 1914 in Chicago, Ill, he was 92 years old at the time of his death. Walt owned and operated Sundmark Supply Co. with his brother, Roger. He worked at the company into his 80s, although he also enjoyed gardening around his La Cañada property. In recent years he resided in a convalescent home in Tujunga. He is survived by his son, Ronald Paul Sundmark, and daughter-in-law, Kathleen Mary Sundmark.
ENTERTAINMENT
May 24, 2007
Forest Lawn-Glendale is celebrating the 92nd anniversary of its first Memorial Day program. The event will be held on May 28, beginning at 1 p.m., and will feature a memorial march at the Little Church of the Flowers and proceed to the burial site of a soldier who served in the Civil War. Glendale Mayor Ara Najarian will read the Presidential Proclamation. Civil War re-enactors from the 100th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry-Company K will be featured. A civil war band, The Band of the California Battalion, will supply patriotic music.
ENTERTAINMENT
December 16, 2004
The "Light and Hope Stained Glass Windows" display at Forest Lawn Memorial-Park in Glendale opened to rave reviews Nov. 25 and marked the start of the holiday season with a rare blend of renowned stained glass art and community contributions that truly symbolize the season. Complementing the brilliant stained glass windows which trace the journey of the first Christmas and early life of Christ, relics, artifacts, and symbols from Southern California churches and community members bring the spirit of the season close to home.
ENTERTAINMENT
July 21, 2005
Highly acclaimed jazz virtuoso Garner Thomas will perform a free concert Aug. 18 at 7 p.m. on the new outdoor Forest Lawn Museum Plaza, 1712 S. Glendale Ave. in Glendale, in conjunction with the museum's latest exhibit, "Revolutions: Artists Who Rocked the World of Music Industry Graphics." Thomas is noted for his circular breathing and ability to play two saxophones simultaneously - a feat that has left audiences around the world in awe. His musical training began at the age of 8 in Petersburg, Virginia, as he studied classical piano.
ENTERTAINMENT
May 12, 2005
Celebrating life in Southern California, Forest Lawn will explore ancient Mesoamerican art and cultures and their contemporary expressions at its Hollywood Hills Memorial-Park on May 14. "Adventures in Mesoamerican Art and Culture" offers two special events that will uncover the subterranean world of cave archaeology and reproduce the sounds of pre-Hispanic music as visitors learn more about the ancient cultures from Olmecs to Aztecs and Mayans....
ENTERTAINMENT
January 20, 2005
Since 1861, 3,459 individuals have received the Congressional Medal of Honor. Of the 770 Nobel Laureates, 112 received the Nobel Peace Prize. And nearly 36,000 individual and team Olympic medals have been awarded since 1932. Through a priceless exhibit of more than 300 hand-crafted medals on loan from recipients and artists of the American Medallic Sculpture Association (AMSA), Forest Lawn Museum introduces medallic art to Los Angeles. The medals, on exhibit beginning Jan. 22, are rare in their artistry, detail and beauty and serve as art pieces expressing thoughts about life.
ENTERTAINMENT
May 6, 2004
"Positive/Negatives: The Unity of Film," an exhibit of local photographers of various backgrounds and cultures, opens May 8 at Forest Lawn Museum in Glendale, located at 1712 S. Glendale Ave. The exhibit features seven photographers and their works and will run daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Aug. 1.  A special reception for the photographers, community leaders and the public will be held May 6 from 6 to 8 p.m. "Positive/Negatives: The...
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March 26, 2009
Services are planned for Vincent Hing, a friend of many in this community, who passed away on March 20.   Where: Forest Lawn in Hollywood 6300 Forest Lawn Drive, Los Angeles, CA (1-800-204-3131)   Viewing:    Friday, March 27, 2009                 Slumber Room 5-9 pm   Services: When: Saturday, March 28, 2009                 12:00 pm   Internment: 1:45 pm   Celebration / Reception: Hall of Liberty , 2:45 pm   Following the internment we will celebrate Vincent C. Hing's life and accomplishments with family, friends and associates at the Hall of Liberty for a catered luncheon by Chin-Chin.
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May 24, 2007
Forest Lawn-Glendale is celebrating the 92nd anniversary of its first Memorial Day program. The event will be held on May 28, beginning at 1 p.m., and will feature a memorial march at the Little Church of the Flowers and proceed to the burial site of a soldier who served in the Civil War. Glendale Mayor Ara Najarian will read the Presidential Proclamation. Civil War re-enactors from the 100th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry-Company K will be featured. A civil war band, The Band of the California Battalion, will supply patriotic music.
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NEWS
April 5, 2007
Iola Bauer passed away Thursday, March 29, 2007 at the age of 95. She was born in Etiwanda, Calif. in 1911 and was a resident of La Cañada for more than 52 years. After retiring from Greyound Lines, Iola volunteered at the La Cañada Youth House (today known as the Roger Barkley Community Center), Descanso Gardens and, for the past 18 years, in the gift shop of Verdugo Hills Hospital. Her husband George William Bauer preceded her in death. She leaves her sister Pat Dearing; nieces and nephews Pat (Bob)
NEWS
April 5, 2007
Carl Walton "Walt" Sundmark, who called La Cañada home for 50 years, died March 28 in Glendale. Born Aug. 31, 1914 in Chicago, Ill, he was 92 years old at the time of his death. Walt owned and operated Sundmark Supply Co. with his brother, Roger. He worked at the company into his 80s, although he also enjoyed gardening around his La Cañada property. In recent years he resided in a convalescent home in Tujunga. He is survived by his son, Ronald Paul Sundmark, and daughter-in-law, Kathleen Mary Sundmark.
ENTERTAINMENT
July 21, 2005
Highly acclaimed jazz virtuoso Garner Thomas will perform a free concert Aug. 18 at 7 p.m. on the new outdoor Forest Lawn Museum Plaza, 1712 S. Glendale Ave. in Glendale, in conjunction with the museum's latest exhibit, "Revolutions: Artists Who Rocked the World of Music Industry Graphics." Thomas is noted for his circular breathing and ability to play two saxophones simultaneously - a feat that has left audiences around the world in awe. His musical training began at the age of 8 in Petersburg, Virginia, as he studied classical piano.
ENTERTAINMENT
May 12, 2005
Celebrating life in Southern California, Forest Lawn will explore ancient Mesoamerican art and cultures and their contemporary expressions at its Hollywood Hills Memorial-Park on May 14. "Adventures in Mesoamerican Art and Culture" offers two special events that will uncover the subterranean world of cave archaeology and reproduce the sounds of pre-Hispanic music as visitors learn more about the ancient cultures from Olmecs to Aztecs and Mayans....
ENTERTAINMENT
January 20, 2005
Since 1861, 3,459 individuals have received the Congressional Medal of Honor. Of the 770 Nobel Laureates, 112 received the Nobel Peace Prize. And nearly 36,000 individual and team Olympic medals have been awarded since 1932. Through a priceless exhibit of more than 300 hand-crafted medals on loan from recipients and artists of the American Medallic Sculpture Association (AMSA), Forest Lawn Museum introduces medallic art to Los Angeles. The medals, on exhibit beginning Jan. 22, are rare in their artistry, detail and beauty and serve as art pieces expressing thoughts about life.
ENTERTAINMENT
December 16, 2004
The "Light and Hope Stained Glass Windows" display at Forest Lawn Memorial-Park in Glendale opened to rave reviews Nov. 25 and marked the start of the holiday season with a rare blend of renowned stained glass art and community contributions that truly symbolize the season. Complementing the brilliant stained glass windows which trace the journey of the first Christmas and early life of Christ, relics, artifacts, and symbols from Southern California churches and community members bring the spirit of the season close to home.
ENTERTAINMENT
May 6, 2004
"Positive/Negatives: The Unity of Film," an exhibit of local photographers of various backgrounds and cultures, opens May 8 at Forest Lawn Museum in Glendale, located at 1712 S. Glendale Ave. The exhibit features seven photographers and their works and will run daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Aug. 1.  A special reception for the photographers, community leaders and the public will be held May 6 from 6 to 8 p.m. "Positive/Negatives: The...
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