| Nov 16, 2012
| 2:50 PM
With his recent reelection, President Obama has won the power to pardon more turkeys on Thanksgiving. But so does every one of us, by choosing a nonviolent Thanksgiving observance that gives thanks for our good fortune, health, and happiness with a life-...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 2:33 PM
Burbank Sunrise Kiwanis is the host of the annual Mayors Cup Charity Golf Tournament each spring. All proceeds from this golf tournament are donated back to the community.
One of the recipients is the Family Service Agency, and recently Executive...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 2:46 PM
Yesterday, thousands of families throughout Burbank joined millions upon millions around the world in celebrating Christmas by opening gifts and enjoying a special meal with those they love. For 537 Burbank families that may not have happened were it...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Wednesday, October 31. Happy Halloween!
Throwing a party in the Northeast Valley? The police department may be monitoring them more closely after City Councilman Richard Alarcon won support for a "party patrol," reports...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 11:41 AM
Public safety officials have issued a slew of warnings for parents as they prepare to take their children trick-or-treating this Halloween night.
Chief among them: beware of drunk drivers, marijuana-laced candy, and dark streets and alleys.
| Dec 8, 2012
| 11:48 AM
As the holiday season drags on and workplace productivity grinds to a halt, you may find yourself running out of ways to waste time at the office.
And once paper-clip sculptures, baiting Donald Trump on Twitter and gossiping about a certain co-worker'...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 2:37 PM
There is no better way to get into the holiday spirit than attending the Holiday Program presented by BCR "a place to grow."
BCR provides program services for children and adults with developmental disabilities that enable them to achieve their...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 6:45 PM
When Cathy Jaramillo, 42, was laid off three years ago after a 14-year career in finance, she opted to stay home and take care of her two children instead of hunting for another job.
Unemployment freed up her schedule for some major house-cleaning....
| Mar 12, 2013
| 7:39 PM
What I knew about wilderness docents: They can win a staring contest with a bobcat, they can make a spicy stew from pine cones and rattlesnake venom, they can smell deer from half a mile away, and they only tell time by judging the position of the sun....
| Feb 26, 2013
| 9:52 PM
The Burbank Noon Lions Club made their annual Valentine's Visit to seniors at the Burbank Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center on Feb. 16.
Members go from room to room greeting patients and delivering gifts. Sometimes, patients show members their...
| Dec 2, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Sunday, December 2. Many neighborhoods got into the holiday spirit early last night.
Pacoima celebrated its 45th annual Christmas parade. Daily News
Over in Montrose, the Mars rover Curiosity made an appearance —...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 2:16 PM
Gary Casella hovered over a 17-foot bundled Christmas tree one recent morning under a large white tent on the Burbank High School soccer field.
“This one’s going to the city of Burbank,” Casella, 74, said of the 19-year-old tree, one of...