| Dec 2, 2011
| 5:29 PM
Tim Hebb lives about two miles from downtown Los Angeles, so charging station locations for his all-electric Nissan Leaf factor in heavily when planning leisure activities to other areas in the region.
The vehicle can travel 75 to 100 miles per charge,...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 9:54 AM
Swedish furniture retailer IKEA has recalled a cube-shaped children’s folding tent after its sharp edges caused at least one injury, officials said
The steel frame on the BUSA children’s folding tent has the potential of breaking and exposing...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 7:59 PM
The definition of art has become so elastic since the early 20th century as to allow for alternatives within the traditional genres of painting, literature and sculpture, expressions which reflect contemporary environment and culture. The current...
| Mar 3, 2012
| 6:00 AM
The Luther Middle School student store has operated at the center of campus for decades, serving as a gathering spot for students looking to check out sports equipment and purchase after-school snacks.
But in recent years the 200-square-foot, free-...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 7:08 PM
State lawmakers said this week that despite complaints from local officials, they are willing to help cities stymied by the end of redevelopment through the dissolution process — if they ask.
During a City Hall meeting last week, city and Los...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 5:28 PM
I just received some news about as sunny as this week's weather.
Burbank Water and Power (BWP) was recently honored as one of the nation’s Top 10 electric utilities in 2010 by the Solar Electric Power Association (SEPA), a non-profit solar energy...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 7:53 AM
A number of public events commemorating the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks are planned for Burbank on Sunday.
City officials will host a ceremony titled “Burbank Remembers,” which begins at 8 a.m. on the front steps of City...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 7:16 AM
In his first State of the City address, Burbank Mayor Jess Talamantes on Wednesday gave an upbeat, optimistic assessment of the city’s economic standing, saying that the city has weathered the economic storm.
Speaking to large crowd at the Marriott...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 11:03 AM
IKEA is recalling 169,000 high chairs following reports that the product's restraint buckle can open unexpectedly, posing a fall hazard to children.
The recall includes red, blue or white Antilop high chair that were sold between August 2006 and...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 4:11 PM
The next big production to take the world by storm may be filmed right next door — and I’m not just talking to the Burbank neighbors near Warner Bros. and Disney. A cadre of movie wizards could be conjuring the next great fantasy epic in a...