| Feb 22, 2013
| 7:29 AM
Dozens of healthcare workers from the Motion Picture & Television Fund rallied outside the charity's Wasserman campus in Woodland Hills and other locations around Los Angeles on Thursday to protest stalled contract talks with their employer.
| Feb 22, 2013
| 8:14 PM
I want to express my appreciation to the California School Employees Assn., Burbank Chapter 674 for endorsing Measure S, voting date March 5.
Although teachers are obviously aware of any changes or improvements being made at their school sites,...
| 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
| 3:57 PM
More than 150 refurbished bicycles were donated to the Salvation Army on Tuesday by the Burbank Bike Angels, a group of 50 city employees and residents who have been greasing chains, brushing up rusty metal and fixing flat tires for more than three...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 7:13 AM
It's 8 a.m. Sunday and John Palyok, general manager of a Best Buy store in Burbank, is brandishing a $19.99 Dynex HDMI cable like a battle standard.
A group of 50 employees, mostly in their 20s, gather around him, gulping coffee and nodding slowly....
| Nov 13, 2012
| 7:56 AM
In a round of year-end belt tightening, NBCUniversal is cutting about 500 employees, or about 1.5% of its total workforce.
The cuts are distributed throughout the media company, which boasts nearly 30,000 employees, according to a person close to the...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 4:57 PM
Burbank officials this week said plans by the state's pension agency for public employees to increase employer contributions will sting in the short term, but "is a good thing" for the city's long-term financial health.
The California Public Employees'...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 11:51 PM
Dave Golonski — who first took office a few months after Bill Clinton became president — lost his bid Tuesday for an unprecedented sixth term.
Golonski, who established himself on the City Council dais 20 years ago, lost out to fellow...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 4:36 PM
After a year in the Burbank Animal Shelter, the Labrador-pit bull mix that taught utility workers how not to get bitten, has finally found a new home.
Ironically, Hazel was given up by her owner last March after the dog reportedly didn’t allow...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 12:53 PM
Burbank officials on Wednesday treated news that “The Tonight Show” was leaving for a new host in a new city like a painful break-up.
And as with most epic break-ups, the rumor mill had been whirling for weeks. On Wednesday, NBC ended...
| May 8, 2010
Comedy and drama are melded beautifully in the Sidewalk Studio Theatre's production of "Beaten Hearts," seven sharply written and hilarious plays about love and those who find themselves consumed by it.
Co-written by the Australian born writer-director...
| May 8, 2010
Alexander McCormack, 21, who is battling muscular dystrophy, was granted his wish to see and hear exotics cars all in one place at one time.
A Ferrari car club met April 24 and made a ceremonial trip escorting McCormack and his family, who is visiting...