| 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...
| Jan 1, 2011
At the Dec. 11 Burbank City Council meeting, I was one of three speakers who protested the awarding of merit-based bonuses to city employees. I attended the council meeting after reading Gretchen Meier's article on the subject on Dec. 10.
Frankly, I was...
| Jan 5, 2011
I have lived between Clark and Verdugo for 52 years. I rode my bicycle as a child and an adult on Verdugo Avenue and never had a problem. My children rode their bikes, and they never experienced problems, either.
The night they had their new bike...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 8:14 AM
A 76-year-old Los Angeles man was significantly injured Tuesday afternoon when his motorcycle collided with a vehicle at Buena Vista Street and Alameda Avenue Tuesday afternoon, shutting down the intersection for about 30 minutes, police said.
| Nov 25, 2011
| 12:28 PM
A collision involving an MTA bus and two vehicles in North Hollywood Friday morning left two men critically injured and four other people with minor injuries.
Paramedics were sent to the 12600 block of Sherman Way after a 9:12 a.m. call about the crash,...
| Dec 18, 2011
A man allegedly fell asleep while driving down Magnolia Boulevard early Friday morning, crashing into an automobile accessory store.
The manager of Al & Ed's Auto Sound received calls from the alarm company and the driver of the vehicle informing him...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 4:58 PM
After an almost three-hour debate, the City Council on Tuesday effectively nixed a new Taco Bell at the intersection of Burbank Boulevard and Buena Vista Street, citing traffic safety concerns tied to a proposed drive-through on the site.
| Jan 26, 2012
| 12:51 PM
Two men were arrested Wednesday after a brief police pursuit that culminated with the their vehicle crashing into a concrete median.
At about 2 p.m., Burbank police detectives were in the 4400 block of Sarah Street when they observed a man exit a vehicle...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 6:10 PM
The 50-year-old man who was struck and killed by a car near Bob Hope Airport on Saturday was homeless, authorities said.
Burbank police on Monday continued their investigation into the death of the man, who Los Angeles County coroner’s officials...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 7:01 PM
Burbank police say they’re concerned about an increase in the number of bicycle accidents over the past two years — a trend made all the more troublesome since the injuries have also gotten more serious.
Through October this year, police have...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 2:22 PM
The recent grand opening of Story Tavern on San Fernando Boulevard stirred a lot of memories for Les Rosenberg, former owner of Photo Art Shop that was located down the block.
Rosenberg grew up in town and is a member of the Burbank Historical Society...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Thursday, August 23 and here are some of the latest local stories from around the Web.
Two women died in Valley Village last night while trying to help victims of an auto accident, Patch reports. They were allegedly...