Southern California real estate - Glendale real estate and homes for sale
History of GlendaleFounded in 1880, the city of Glendale is conveniently located close to downtown Los Angeles, Burbank Airport, and area attractions. Glendale is the third largest city in Los Angeles County spanning over thirty square miles. Recreation facilities, plus a growing financial center complete this desirable community. Glendale is located in the Los Angeles County area of Southern California.
Residents of Glendale enjoy highly-rated restaurants, services and shops, including the Glendale Galleria, The Americana shopping center and shops that are located along Brand Boulevard, in Kenneth Village and in other Glendale locations. These Glendale shopping areas are a big draw for tourists coming to Southern California.
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Glendale Public SchoolsGlendale public schools are award-winning! The Glendale Unified School District has a comprehensive website:
Glendale Unified School District
Congratulations to Clark Magnet High School - named to the list of 2009 California Distinguished Middle and High Schools. Clark has previously received the California Distinguished School Award and Exemplary Career/Technical Education Award in 2005, and also named a National Blue Ribbon School in 2006.
Congratulations to John Muir Elementary, Richardson D. White Elementary and La Crescenta Elementary - named to the list of 2008 California Distinguished Elementary Schools.
Congratulations to Benjamin Franklin Elementary, Thomas Edison Elementary, Thomas Jefferson Elementary and Valley View Elementary - named to the list of 2010 California Distinguished Schools.
Congratulations to Balboa Elementary, Monte Vista Elementary and Mountain Avenue Elementary - named to the list of 2012 California Distinguished Elementary Schools.
Glendale Community InformationCity of Glendale Official Website
Glendale Chamber of Commerce - 200 S. Louise Street, Glendale, Telephone: (818) 240-7870
Glendale Public Library - 222 E. Harvard Street, Glendale, Telephone: (818) 548-2030
The Glendale Historical Society
Coalition for a Green Glendale
Brand Park - 1601 West Mountain Street, Glendale 91201. Home to the Brand Studios, Brand Library, "Shoseian" Whispering Pine Teahouse and Friendship Garden and Doctor's House Museum and Gazebo. Brand Library was built in 1904 as the home of Leslie C. Brand. The home is named Miradero, meaning "a high place overlooking a wide view."
Casa Adobe de San Rafael - restored in 1932, museum and California state historic landmark.
Glendale Civic Auditorium - 1401 North Verdugo Road, Glendale, Telephone: (818) 548-2787. Site of many special programs and events.
Kenneth Village - charming Kenneth Village offers shopping, services and dining.
Montrose Shopping Park - local shopping village, and the site for weekly Farmer's Market, Oktoberfest, Arts and Crafts Festival, and many special events.
Glendale Community College - local community college.
Glendale Symphony Orchestra - since 1924.
Alex Theatre - 216 North Brand Boulevard, Glendale, Telephone: (818) 243-2539. A landmark since 1925, the Alex is now a performing arts center.
Glendale Centre Theatre - 324 North Orange Street, Glendale, Telephone: (818) 244-8481. Dating back to 1947, home to many entertaining shows. Also has Children's Shows.
Glendale Galleria - major shopping center including large department stores and specialty shops, plus restaurants.
The Americana at Brand - shopping, dining, entertainment and residences. Also home to Gigi's Farmers Market held every Saturday from 10 am to 2 pm on Caruso Avenue.
Brand Boulevard of Cars - car dealerships in a central location.
Scholl Canyon Golf Course - 3800 E. Glenoaks Blvd., Glendale, Telephone: (818) 243-4100. An 18 hole public golf course, lighted driving range, and pro shop.
YMCA of Glendale - fitness classes, pool, racquetball and teen center.
Glendale News Press - local newspaper.
In addition, several local Glendale neighborhoods have their own websites. Please visit these websites to get valuable neighborhood information:
Adams Hill Homeowners Association
Chevy Chase Estates Association
Northwest Glendale Homeowners Association
Verdugo Woodlands West Homeowner's Association
Whiting Woods Property Owners Association
Glenoaks Canyon Homeowners Association
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