| Apr 13, 2012
| 5:45 PM
Learning more about local arts organizations and events will soon be much easier with the launch of a new website, burbankarts.com.
The website is the first major project of the Burbank Cultural Arts Commission, which was appointed in October 2010 with...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 9:16 AM
Burbank Arts For All recently awarded thousands of dollars worth of grants to local schools, but with more than 30 applicants, demand far outstripped available money.
In all, 31 Burbank schools sent in grant applications totaling $85,565, but in the...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 8:41 PM
We're lucky to get one family in this life that's willing to push us when we're frustrated, when the odds are piled so highly against us that we just don't fight any more. Our families can be that wave that sends us tumbling onto the dry shore when we...
| May 23, 2012
| 9:41 AM
Otto Jensen, a 101-year-old photographer whose studio was a staple on Olive Avenue, was struck and killed by 91-year-old driver Tuesday night in Burbank, police said.
Jensen, who reportedly shot stars and cast photos for Hollywood studios over the years,...
| May 25, 2012
| 9:03 AM
Those who knew Otto Jensen — the 101-year-old Burbank photographer who was struck and killed by a 91-year-old driver Tuesday night — were in a state of shock and mourning this week as they recalled a man who was as much a devoted volunteer...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Thursday, Aug. 2. The art directors behind "West Side Story" and "North by Northwest" also painted watercolors.
The work of Robert F. Boyle and Boris Levin is currently on display at Gallery 800 at the Lankershim Arts...
| May 29, 2012
| 4:34 PM
In an increasingly complex world, art can be that one thing to slow it all down and make you forget about the hate and vitriol pouring out of the TV, the radio, the Internet.
Enter the lofty yet noble vision of Connie Towns Burr and Bruce...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 1:32 PM
The dry-cleaning business at Alameda and Pass avenues has been known as Milt & Edie’s since 1995 although Milt and Edie Chortkoff have been in business there since 1989.
Now, there’s more to catch the eye than mere hot pink trim and window...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 9:03 AM
This post has been updated. See note below.
The Burbank City Council on Tuesday adjourned their meeting in memory of Otto Jensen, a long-time Burbank resident and photographer who died after he was struck by a vehicle last month.
The 101-year-old Jensen...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 9:33 AM
Burbank police plan to turn over their investigation of a 91-year-old woman whose car struck and killed a popular photographer last month to prosecutors for review.
The woman, Mary Beaumont, was questioned and released at the scene on May 22 after her...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 2:10 PM
During a weak economic environment, purchasing a piece of fine art is perhaps not high on most folks’ priority list. While that is understandable, it should also be acknowledged that this is, in fact, a great time to purchase, own and enjoy a...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 5:35 PM
Shakespeare, Molière, musical romps, contemporary classics, comedies of all Jordi Galcerán's descriptions, cutting-edge new work — theater in Southern California is varied, plentiful and far-flung, from the Old Globe Theatre in San Diego and...