| Dec 6, 2011
| 3:14 PM
The Burbank Coordinating Council plans to hold a food and item drive Saturday outside every grocery store and CVS Pharmacy in the city.
It is the council’s 65th year serving Burbank’s neediest menresidents during the holidays. Janet Diel,...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 7:34 PM
The Burbank Temporary Aid Center got financial help for Thanksgiving supplies Tuesday with a $2,000 donation from local police officials.
Burbank Police command staff made a pledge of $1,000 that was later matched by the Burbank Police Officers’...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 5:08 PM
When I hear “luxury resort” I usually think palm trees, bright blue pools and as many combinations of tequila and fruit as my bartender can muster. The Meyer family’s idea of “luxury” involves alien pods, space cocktails...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 7:18 PM
A 6-foot-tall Jack Skellington from “The Nightmare Before Christmas” still needed its appendages. It sat in the Kaufmanns’ living room, along with a 7 1/2-foot tall Oogie Boogie, two singing skeletons and three singing pumpkins.
| Dec 8, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Burbank police officers on Wednesday partnered with Target for the “Shop with a Cop” event at the Empire Center.
The event is meant to foster relationships between the community and law enforcement by pairing police officers with low-income...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 9:36 AM
The Chancel Choir of Burbank First United Methodist Church is presenting their holiday season concert “Festival of Lessons & Carols.”
The Chancel Choir of BFUMC is comprised of both professional and volunteer singers and is lead by Music...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 4:42 PM
When you’re trying to heal, you don’t always think about how the healing happens, or the forms it takes. You just want it done so the pain stops and you can return to whatever normal used to feel like.
Throughout the chapel at Valley...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 2:39 PM
Hoping for a gift in this season of giving, about 30 needy people, mostly women, waited patiently for the doors to open at the Salvation Army near downtown Burbank Thursday morning.
Ana and Tony Tamayo of North Hollywood said they heard about the...
| 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...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 2:34 PM
A young child in a gold-adorned white robe stood stage right bathed in a spotlight’s glaring luminance. “And soon, the wise men came to the manger,” the haloed-tyke proclaimed. Pretty standard Christmas pageant stuff — until the...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 3:44 PM
As this season of year-end celebrations continues, the spirit of giving, community and friendship prove to be in good shape and of good cheer.
An early Christmas gift arrived at the Burbank YMCA’s Child Development Center (CDC) as board members...
| 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...