| Jul 4, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Good morning and happy 4th of July, readers. If you haven't decided where to see fireworks tonight, the Valley has a few prime spots.
On Radford Avenue, the Studio City Chamber of Commerce is hosting their 14th annual Festival of Fireworks. Admission...
| May 29, 2012
| 7:09 PM
Apartnership between a community leadership group and BCR “a place to grow” has resulted in a spiffy renovation of BCR's music and exercise room.
Thirteen participants in the Burbank Neighborhood Leadership Program raised funds to complete...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 2:54 PM
Just as Santa’s elves have to work all year to make their quota on Dec. 24, Burbank’s Bike Angels are already busy attempting to double their goal for delivering bicycles to kids this Christmas.
In 2008, the Salvation Army placed an angel...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 6:17 PM
For most Burbankers, the first week of July includes making preparations for Fourth of July family get-togethers, finalizing summer vacation or day-trip plans and, overall, just figuring out how to stay cool through the sizzling temperatures of the coming...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 12:54 PM
Tomorrow marks the passing of 25 days since the 25th of December. During that time we have seen the trees recycled, the ornaments and decorations stashed away for another year, and, in the aftermath of all those holiday feasts, the diets started. That...
| Nov 19, 2011
| 10:50 AM
The Magnolia Boulevard business district hosted its annual Holiday in the Park event Friday, kicking off the Christmas shopping season with carolers, live music, food trucks and prizes.
Magnolia Park merchants also stamped “passports” that...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 6:51 PM
After a hugely successful first year, the Burbank YMCA again will host the “Turkey Trot” fundraiser on Thanksgiving Day, with proceeds earmarked to help pay the cost of memberships for people who could not otherwise afford them.
| Jan 21, 2012
| 8:32 PM
WOODLAND HILLS — The point guard matchup was clearly the most anticipated when the Providence High and Campbell Hall boys' basketball teams squared off in the War on the Floor Extravaganza.
Both the Pioneers and Vikings freshman guards —...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 2:06 PM
Burbank Sunrise Kiwanis
The Burbank Sunrise Kiwanis Club has been busy this past year, especially at the Burbank Boys & Girls Club. Some of its activities included planting a garden, hosting four crazy-countries classes that members chose (Ireland,...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 2:13 PM
Hundreds of volunteers participated in a long-standing tradition Saturday to provide holiday baskets and gifts to families in need during the holidays.
Burbank firefighters, one of many groups involved in the Coordinating Council’s Holiday...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 3:26 PM
Tomorrow is Thanksgiving eve — the day it all begins — the shopping, travel, food preparations, decorating, gathering, partying and everything else that comes with the hectic holiday hoopla we will all be caught up in over the next five weeks....
| Nov 22, 2011
| 4:07 PM
In middle school, Thanksgiving always brought out the same perennial writing assignment.
“OK class,” said Sister Mary Bernadette Rosemary Mary. “Take out your pencils and write what you’re thankful to God for on this Thanksgiving....