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  • Burbank-based effects shop reports layoffs

    Burbank-based visual-effects company Stereo D, which last summer announced plans to open a Toronto office, notified the state earlier this year that in June it would be laying off more than 225 employees, including 75 temporary employees.
  • Verdugo Job Center awarded grant by state ED

    Verdugo Job Center awarded grant by state ED
    A new state grant will allow the Verdugo Workforce Investment Board’s Job Center to help train people with disabilities with the skills they need to qualify for new jobs. The center, which serves Burbank, Glendale and La Ca˝ada, was awarded the...

    Leader Editorial: What really prompted the pay bump?

    Leader Editorial: What really prompted the pay bump?
    At first blush, it appeared to us to be nothing more than a cringe-worthy case of last-minute pension spiking this week, when retiring Burbank Unified Supt. Jan Britz was given a roughly 4% retroactive raiseáduring the final meeting of her 40-year career....

    Warner Bros. to cut costs, shed jobs

    Warner Bros. to cut costs, shed jobs
    Warner Bros.' film and television studio, which had an uncharacteristically poor summer at the box office, will cut its annual overheard by $200 million, Chief Executive Kevin Tsujihara said Wednesday at a Time Warner investors meeting in New York....

    Ask Walmart to pay a living wage

    I have read numerous articles and have seen on television how little Walmart employees are paid. Burbank did not suffer a loss, but may have gained if Walmart does not open in Burbank. I have seen numerous articles with regard to the many jobs that this...