| Feb 11, 2011
| 4:57 PM
Leader backs Bric, Gabel-Luddy for Burbank City Council
A down economy, ongoing police oversight issues, impacts of a new airport transit center and a behemoth Universal City development adjacent to Burbank, a possible high-speed rail corridor —...
| Feb 25, 2011
| 4:52 PM
Burbank City Council members defied tradition and spitefully bypassed Councilman David Gordon for the post of mayor.
With a new mayoral selection coming, it is hoped that the council majority will rise above the sandbox level with actions more closely...
| Mar 1, 2011
| 4:46 PM
While “Two and a Half Men” star Charlie Sheen’s clash with Warner Bros. plays out under the klieg lights, many others are quietly feeling the economic impact of the Burbank studio’s decision to halt production of the hit comedy....
| Feb 21, 2012
| 1:33 PM
The Community Foundation of the Verdugos announced new members to its Board of Directors and newly elected officers for 2012.
Those newly serving the board include attorneys Armen Baghdasarian of the Glendale firm Irsfeld, Irsfeld & Younger LLP and...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 7:32 PM
Burbank City Council has saved a second piece of residential history.
Council members last week approved the historic designation of a two-story, wood-framed farm house at 834 E. Magnolia Blvd. — only the second house in Burbank to make it on...
| Jun 3, 2011
| 3:08 PM
A series of commercial burglaries last week on South Victory Boulevard that resulted in the loss of thousands of dollars worth of equipment may be connected, police say.
Three burglaries from facilities in a building on the 800 block of the street...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 6:51 PM
Walmart, the largest retailer in the world, has set its sights on Burbank.
Walmart Real Estate Business Trust last month acquired a 12-acre property that houses the Great Indoors store at the Empire Center, which is already home to a Target store and...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 3:09 PM
Walmart is the biggest and strongest department store in the world. And we could see it in Burbank soon (“Walmart to engage community,” July 20).
It will have its good and bad effects on our community. After the public’s swift and...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 5:38 PM
The Falcon Theatre, Walt Disney Co., Cartoon Network and Nickelodeon are among the creative forces that will contribute to an art exhibit at the Burbank Creative Arts Center that opens Aug. 5.
The center is celebrating 100 years of the city’s...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 6:05 PM
Members of the business district for Magnolia Park have voted to disband, ending a property tax assessment that brought hundreds of thousands of dollars a year for promotions and popular public events.
The Magnolia Park Partnership, which organizes...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 3:02 PM
The irrational sign-wavers are out in uber-emotional force decrying Walmart and its imminent opening in Burbank (“Protesters rally against Walmart,” Sept. 20).
They claim to be worried about potential job losses in Burbank if Walmart opens,...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 8:19 PM
The wait list for a tandem of local, low-cost child care centers is 400 families deep, with some applicants on standby for as long as three years to land a coveted spot, officials said Tuesday.
The Burbank Housing Corp. Child Development Center at...