| Sep 28, 2012
| 9:30 AM
The San Fernando Boulevard corridor is slated for a major revamp that city planners say will make it more attractive to pedestrians and boost real estate values.
The City Council on Tuesday approved a conceptual plan to revamp the corridor to accommodate...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 9:27 AM
Small business owners in Burbank and Glendale want Sacramento to realize the ever-dwindling amount of film and television production in L.A. isn’t just hurting the big studios.
Speaking at Assemblyman Mike Gatto’s (D-Silver Lake) first...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Offering what she called a “green New Deal,” Green Party presidential candidate Dr. Jill Stein delivered a speech Thursday at Woodbury University in Burbank that focused on jobs, education and the economy.
While President Franklin D....
| Dec 15, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Six candidates — including three incumbents — will be vying for three seats on the Burbank City Council in the February primary.
Here's a look at the candidates:
David Gordon, 57, has served on the council for seven years. He...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 3:31 PM
The nominating period for Burbank's February primary election closed Friday, with six candidates running for three City Council seats, four running for two school board seats, three for city clerk and one for city treasurer.
The City Council...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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....
| Nov 12, 2010
| 7:27 PM
South Burbank saw a rash of vehicle and business burglaries this past week, prompting police to issue a crime alert warning residents to secure their belongings.
Most of the burglaries took place in the 4400 block of Sarah Street and the 3400 block of...
| Nov 24, 2010
It's Friday, Nov. 19, at 4:45 p.m. I exit the westbound Ventura (134) Freeway and turn right onto Alameda Avenue. That was the easy part. I then had to turn left on to Avon to make my way to California Street.
Unfortunately, this took some time. A lot...