Students' public posts on social media collected by school officials must be discarded within a year after a student leaves the district and parents must be notified that school officials are analyzing social-media posts under a new law signed by Gov. Jerry Brown.
A nonprofit that sued Burbank and IKEA earlier this year, claiming the city had not prepared an adequate environmental impact report for the retailer's massive expansion project, has agreed to dismiss its suit.
The Burbank Neighborhood Leadership program is seeking applicants for its latest five-month course, which teaches residents leadership skills and introduces them to city departments, local nonprofits and local businesses.
Friends and family members gathered on Sunday to remember the five young people who lost their lives in a fiery car wreck in Burbank last September.
Burbank is getting ready to roll back the clocks for next year's Burbank on Parade in April as the theme travels back to a bygone era of cow pokes, cattle rustlers and steam locomotives.
Authorities collected more than 250 pounds of medications and 17 pounds of syringes at a drug take-back event on Saturday, police said. Intended to prevent drug abuse and theft, it marked the department's ninth take-back event in three years.