| 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...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 3:27 PM
On San Fernando near the border of Glendale and Burbank, it looks as if someone flew in a sausage haus from Bavaria and dropped it smack between a bank and a blank beige wall.
It wasn’t moved there, though walking into the Continental Gourmet...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 5:44 PM
BURBANK – As the Ultimate Fighting Championship seemingly gets bigger and bigger with network television, pay-per-views once a month if not more and a fan base growing across the globe, it cannot get any bigger than UFC 146 — literally.
| Aug 23, 2011
| 6:31 PM
California is no longer reimbursing Burbank for its curbside recycling because the operator of the city’s recycling center is accused of making more than $48 million in fraudulent claims.
The city received nearly $20,500 in curbside recycling...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 4:27 PM
Aroutin Hagnazarian dreamed of joining the military since his boyhood days at Washington Elementary School. His mother wasn’t as thrilled with the idea, so when he graduated from Burbank High in 2010, he opted for the Army Reserves instead....
| Dec 9, 2011
| 2:19 PM
The City Council this week hired a new operator for the city’s recycling center. The company was selected even though it was hand-picked by the existing recycler, who allegedly bilked the state out of $33 million in fraudulent claims.
| Dec 16, 2011
| 11:05 AM
Workers from United Rentals flagged down officers about 3 a.m. Friday to report the front gate to the business was unsecured and that the lock on the gate had been cut, police said.
Burbank Police Sgt. Darin Ryburn said workers showed up this morning...