View From Brand Park

Hiking in Brand Park

People who live in Northwest Glendale know that hiking and mountain biking is a favorite activity. Take the fire road that starts at the Doctor’s House.  The first part of this hike is a bit wicked as the fire road consists of several really steep switchbacks (Man, I really hate […] Read more »

There’s More at Brand Park

Brand Park is a popular park and destination in Northwest Glendale. Soccer games, picnics, summer day camps and more happen every day in this busy city attraction. It is the location of the famous Brand Library and Art Center. But, there is even more to discover and love at Brand […] Read more »

Brand Library and Art Center

Brand Library and Art Center

Brand Park is one of my all-time favorite places, so I wanted to share some of it’s charms and background with you. This article is very “link-rich”, meaning I’ve included links to all sorts of neat gems elsewhere on the net. Click away and enjoy! Brand Park The most visual […] Read more »

Mark Keppel Elementary School

Keppel Elementary- Magnet for Visual and Performing Arts

You might know that Keppel is a Magnet School- but I’ll bet you don’t know just how COOL this program really is! (unless, of course,  you have a Keppel Kid) I had the high pleasure of interviewing Talisen Winder, Site Magnet Specialist for Keppel.  She is uncommonly well spoken and […] Read more »