| Nov 22, 2011
| 6:40 PM
Burbank police officials on Tuesday said the department was at “maximum deployment” as shopping mania sweeps the city’s major retail centers, but urged shoppers to take precautions to avoid becoming victims of crimes.
| Nov 23, 2011
| 6:40 AM
A trend toward stores opening at the stroke of Black Friday is taking hold this year in Burbank and Glendale retail centers.
Several national retail chains, including Macy’s and Target, with stores in the Glendale Galleria, will open at midnight on...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 4:38 PM
On Nov. 21, a Salvation Army brass ensemble played Christmas music for shoppers while they placed their donations in the familiar Red Kettle at the Pavilions market in Burbank.
Ensemble members were Judy Smith, Sharon Gregg, Major Doug Peacock, Bob...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 4:51 PM
They say the average American consumes more than 4,500 calories and 229 grams of fat on Thanksgiving Day. It is also reported that it takes between six and seven hours of moderate exercise to burn off that many calories. Perhaps it was that information,...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 2:19 PM
During this month in which so many traditions are honored, celebrated and continued, current and former elected officials, city staffers and representatives of the local clergy, media, business and nonprofit community gathered this past Saturday evening...
| 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 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...
| 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...
| May 26, 2011
| 5:47 PM
While Memorial Day is meant to honor the nation's fallen military heroes, Burbank's ceremony Monday will also recognize local sons and daughters who have made it home safely from their time in the service.
Four Burbank residents completed their tours...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 8:08 PM
It was Christmas in July as the Assistance League of Glendale rolled out the red and green carpet to host its annual sale of holiday-themed ornaments, books, jewelry, fabrics, crafts, formal ensembles and furs — real and otherwise. On July 21, the...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 11:00 AM
On a Friday a few weeks ago, the "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire's" first full day in theaters, I made my way into the real world — or at least as real as Rick Caruso's Americana at Brand gets — to see what the pre-"Games" party looked like,...