| Jan 12, 2011
Mark Kulkis went undercover for a little industrial espionage before launching his gleaming new specialty salad bar, the Chop Stop, on San Fernando Road in Burbank last week.
Kulkis was hired on at an entry-level job at a nearby chain restaurant that he...
| Jan 29, 2011
Bragg was raised in Eagle Rock and moved to Burbank in 1998 when he married his wife, Holly Roy, a Burbank native. He is the father of three children, who attend Burbank schools. Bragg has been involved in numerous service organizations and groups,...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 2:16 PM
Viva Cantina presents Jonny Whiteside’s “Messaround” from 5 to 9 p.m., 900 W. Riverside Drive, Burbank. Soul-pop legend Evie Sands will perform. Also performing will be Simon Stokes. There is no cover. Call (818) 845-2425.
| Feb 8, 2011
| 1:32 PM
More than two years after the collapse of Lehman Bros., Burbank is still pining for the $10 million it lost in the deal.
Following Lehman’s declaration of bankruptcy in September 2008, Burbank filed a lawsuit alleging top executives of the...
| Feb 8, 2011
| 6:37 PM
A healthier media advertising market and greater theme-park traffic drove Burbank-based Walt Disney Co. to increased revenue and profits in the last three months of 2010 compared with a year earlier.
The first quarter of Disney’s 2011 fiscal year...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 4:55 PM
As Walmart considers what to do with the Great Indoors site near the Empire Center, the company has assured Burbank city officials that it will seek public input on amenities and store hours, should they choose to move in.
Walmart spokesman Steven...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 1:50 PM
While we appreciate the overwhelming support we have received from Burbank residents, elected officials and stakeholders over the past few months, it’s clear that a handful of special interests are attempting to misinform readers by peddling the...
| May 8, 2012
| 7:09 PM
Employees of Viacom celebrated a day of giving back to the community by adding their creative touches to Linden House, a transitional facility for young adults run by the Family Service Agency of Burbank.
Viacommunity Day is an annual event that brings...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 6:45 PM
I am writing in response to Steven Restivo's article (“Why Burbank wants a Walmart,” Feb. 19), in which he implies that the majority of Burbank residents are in favor of the new Walmart proposed for the Empire Center, while it is only...
| May 23, 2012
| 5:26 PM
Residents were successful Tuesday in keeping a wireless telecommunications facility out of their neighborhood after Burbank City Council members pledged to block the project.
Amid an overflow crowd at the council’s chambers, officials were directed...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 2:14 PM
In a recent Op-Ed piece on Feb. 19 titled “Op-Ed: Here's why Burbank residents want Walmart,” a high-ranking employee of Walmart had the gall to declare that Burbank residents want a Walmart. It is a declaration that insults the intelligence...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 4:02 PM
Burbank Water and Power customers who want to keep the analog meters that read their power usage may get a better sense of how to do so next week.
But it may come with a cost.
The City Council is scheduled to continue the discussion Tuesday on smart...