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1 City (1990 pop. 148,134), Maricopa co., S central Ariz., adjacent to Phoenix; inc. 1910. It is located in a rich agricultural region irrigated by the Salt River project. Glendale has become one of the fastest-growing U.S. cities, marked by a population increase of more than 52% between 1980 and 1990. It has food-processing plants and is a shipping point for fruits and vegetables. Luke Air Force Base, a large jet fighter training center, is in Glendale. The Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League and the Phoenix Coyotes of the National Hockey League play in Glendale. The American Graduate School of International Management and the Glendale Historical Society are also there.

2 City (1990 pop. 180,038), Los Angeles co., S Calif., a growing suburb of Los Angeles; inc. 1906. Its diverse manufactures include chemicals, apparel, and electronic equipment. Glendale is also a site for the area's film industry. The city was founded on part of a ranch that had been the first Spanish land grant in California (1784). Forest Lawn Memorial Park, a large cemetery; and the Brand Library and Art Center are there. The city has a chiropractic college.

3 City (1990 pop. 14,088), Milwaukee co., SE Wis., a suburb of Milwaukee, on the Milwaukee River; inc. 1950. It has light manufacturing.

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It's the women's team, though, not the Glendale men, winner 15 of the past 18 years, that was in the spotlight Tuesday in the WSC finals at Cuesta Fairbanks Cross Country Course.
Disney's donation will go toward funding three new homes for three deserving families -- titled the Palmer Project -- which will be built at 900 and 904 East Palmer and 1201 Cottage Grove in Glendale.
31, the Glendale Y will hand over management of Camp Fox to Guided Discoveries, a science-education group, the Catalina Island Conservancy announced.
Chicago-based General Growth Properties, owner of the Glendale Galleria, opposes the project and has led and funded the Vote No campaign.
Water and power: Glendale Public Service Department, (818) 548-3300
The TELEform solution is being used to automatically capture and process information from City of Glendale accounts payable (A/P) check voucher forms.
Glendale would save millions of dollars by relying on the nonprofit organization for an array of animal-welfare services rather than opening its own shelter, officials said.
Court of Federal Claims awarded "plaintiff Glendale Federal Bank $380,787,000, which represents the total amount of Glendale's 'wounded bank' damages, and other incidental reliance damages, which this court concluded in the earlier trial opinion that Glendale suffered as a result of its reliance on the contract.
The Glendale clinic has several doctors, including specialists who see indigent patients in their offices.
Flanagan, group executive vice president and general counsel of Golden State Bancorp, said, "We are pleased that the Court of Appeals rejected the government's argument and reaffirmed that the promise breached by the government in 1989 had substantial value and that Glendale should be compensated for its losses.
As part of the centennial celebration, the city found six 100-year-old Glendale residents.
If the carrier of the phone fears possible violence or has been victimized, pressing one button on the phone will directly connect her with a Glendale Police Department emergency dispatcher, who can immediately assess the situation and send help.

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