| Dec 28, 2013
| 11:25 AM
Burbank marked a busy, busy year in 2013. The City Council welcomed a new member and ushered out a five-term councilman. Many of the top positions in city government — police chief, fire chief and city manager — were either hired or had...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 2:34 PM
A single-vehicle accident under the 5 (Golden State) Freeway in Burbank killed five people and injured an 18-year-old woman early Saturday morning, authorities said.
The Nissan sedan hit a guardrail and crashed into a concrete pillar under the freeway...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 11:46 AM
The lone survivor of a fiery single car crash in Burbank has been identified as 18-year-old Savannah Underwood, according to family and friends.
Underwood was being treated at Los Angeles County LAC+USC Medical Center Sunday for non-life threatening...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 5:50 PM
The number of alcohol- and drug-related car crashes dropped in 2013 when compared to the previous year, while the number of arrests made for driving under the influence spiked, police reported this week.
In 2013, there were 557 drunk or drugged driving...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 11:04 AM
Four psychologists were sent to two Burbank high schools Monday morning to counsel students and district officials in the wake of a car crash Saturday morning in which five former students were killed and one was injured, authorities said.
| Sep 30, 2013
| 4:53 PM
A roadside memorial had grown on Monday to include hundreds of candles, bouquets of flowers and about a dozen posters covered with photographs and heart-felt notes memorializing the victims of the fatal car crash in Burbank on Saturday.
| Apr 11, 2014
| 11:11 AM
A female student from Burroughs High School was on the bus that collided with a FedEx freight truck in a fiery crash in Northern California on Thursday evening, killing 10 people and injuring dozens more.
Los Angeles Unified officials said Friday that...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 12:09 PM
A Thousand Oaks man was arrested early Monday after his vehicle struck a parked car and sheared a street light, causing a passenger to be ejected from his vehicle, police said.
Roberto Martinez, 22, was taken into custody on suspicion of felony...
| May 25, 2014
| 12:01 AM
At first, when it began, it was lost to the soundtrack of another Friday night in this bluff-top college town: screeching tires and what sounded like fireworks.
But then — shattered glass. Sirens. Screams.
Within 10 minutes, it was done —...
| May 19, 2014
| 3:34 PM
A 26-year-old Sacramento woman was arrested Saturday in Burbank after she allegedly chased a man who didn’t pay her for providing him sexual services, intentionally ramming her car into his, police said.
Stephanie Tresca-Archie allegedly met...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 12:33 PM
Alcohol, drugs and a high rate of speed appear to have been factors in a fiery car wreck in September that claimed the lives of five young people and left one severely injured, records show.
The driver of the Nissan Altima involved in the single-car...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 5:28 PM
Burbank school officials approved a new independent-study program recently in hopes of attracting Burbank students that the district has lost to similar programs nearby that provide students flexibility in earning a high school diploma.
The district is...