| Oct 6, 2010
Alfredo's Granada, a Burbank restaurant, bar and civic institution for nearly 40 years, closed down Saturday night, to the sorrow and surprise of longtime patrons.
Owner Alex Bernal said a host of legal, business and family problems forced the Victory...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 10:17 AM
The parent company for American Airlines, the nation's third largest carrier, filed for bankruptcy, citing high labor costs and a volatile economy.
American Airlines, the largest carrier at Los Angeles International Airport, and a carrier at Bob Hope...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 5:41 AM
The City Council on Tuesday agreed to the framework for how they will make two interim appointments for the office of city clerk and treasurer during a special meeting on Thursday, including sequestering candidates during the televised interview process....
| Jan 9, 2012
| 12:54 PM
American Airlines, which filed for bankruptcy protection in November, is closing its operations at Bob Hope Airport in Burbank and ending flights from Dallas-Fort Worth to New Delhi.
In addition to closing operations at those two airports, the airline...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 4:11 PM
The decision by American Airlines to pull out of Bob Hope Airport might further harm an airfield that has been grappling with a yearlong slide in passenger numbers, which gained the notice of an important credit rating agency.
American, which made up 7....
| Nov 1, 2011
| 4:51 PM
Burbank officials have set a self-imposed Nov. 15 deadline to hammer out a deal with a new operator for the city’s recycling center — even if the prospective newcomer was selected by the current contractor who is accused of making almost $33...
| Aug 28, 2010
A Burbank business owner was arraigned this week on 89 felony counts related to a $9-million Ponzi scheme.
Mahmoud Karkehabadi — also known as Mike Karkeh — is accused of promising investors up to 35% returns for making loans to his B-movie...
| Aug 28, 2010
Two new retailers will soon move into the Burbank Town Center, filling large voids left by Circuit City and Mervyns after the two stores filed for bankruptcy in 2008.
Burlington Coat Factory will take over the former Mervyns space, while an Ashley...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, 818 readers. Today is Saturday, June 21, 2014. Weather in the Glendale area is expected to reach a high of 84 and a low of 62 degrees.
Your top news stories today:
- A Burbank man was arrested on an arson charge on Thursday in...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 7:18 AM
Good morning readers! Today is Monday, June 23. As you make your way through the fog of the morning and June Gloom, check out these headlines:
The California Board of Pharmacy has temporarily suspended a pharmacist who owns two drugstores in Glendale...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 6:24 PM
A couple who owned three Glendale-based post-production film companies was sentenced Monday to 18 months in prison for embezzling their employees’ retirement funds and failing to pay income taxes.
Ronald Burdett, 75, and Karen Burdett, 70, were...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 9:02 AM
The past two years have been horrendous for Judy Shea, whose Glendale home is under the control of a court-appointed receiver hired by the city to repair massive health and safety code violations. She says she's felt frustrated and confused as...