| 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....
| 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...
| 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...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 10:43 AM
Representatives from government offices joined those from PTAs, religious organizations, businesses, and local nonprofits to wish happy birthday Monday to the Burbank Coordinating Council, which turns 80.
President Eileen Cobos welcomed the more than 50...
| 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....
| 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...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 2:14 PM
Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa or “Festivus” (Google it non-”Seinfeld” fans), this time of year is rife with holiday traditions. Two of Burbank’s long-standing yuletide events added to their history as...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 10:17 AM
Ho, ho, ho! It’s Burbank Coordinating Council's annual holiday basket time. This program started in 1936 and is all about giving people in our community in need of assistance a basket of food and gifts so they can have a nice holiday. Last year,...
| Dec 14, 2010
| 7:50 PM
Looking like a chrèche come to life, St. Robert Bellarmine kindergarten students Monday reenacted the nativity story, part of the Catholic school's annual Advent season celebration.
The performance, "Once Upon a Christmas," interspersed with religious...
| Dec 15, 2010
The Burbank Chorale is celebrating its 90th anniversary with one of its most successful years ever, as it prepares to deliver "The Sounding Joy," its holiday concert, on Saturday.
The group, founded in 1920, will be accompanied by the Burbank Chorale...