| Jan 19, 2011
Bob Hope Airport revenue figures for last year flatlined as the number of passengers using the airfield continued to drop.
Operating revenues went from $49.4 million in 2009 to $46.4 million in 2010 — a drop of 6.14%, according to a report to...
| May 16, 2011
| 5:12 PM
BURBANK — The number of passengers at Bob Hope Airport dropped 5% in March, confounding officials who on Monday said the decline was greater than expected.
The loss of 7,497 passengers compared with the same period last year was 2% lower than...
| Feb 23, 2011
| 3:22 PM
Q. The pro-democracy uprisings in Tunisia and Egypt have resonated around the world, with even the Wall Street Journal going so far as to headline one column, “The Arab World's 1989?” Hosni Mubarak's resignation from his position as...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 10:06 AM
Tired of paying too much at the pump? Look no further.
Costco $3.71, 1051 W Burbank Blvd & N Victory Pl
ARCO $3.71, 201 W Alameda Ave & S Lake St & I-5
Shell $3.75, 181 W Alameda Ave & S Lake St & I-5
Chevron (Diesel) $3.95, 2501 W Olive...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 4:37 PM
We all feel it when gas prices spike. It's a pattern every four years that coincides with elections. Israel threatens to strike Iran, Iran threatens to block oil shipments and presidential candidates spew inflammatory rhetoric.
Suddenly, oil companies...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 7:42 AM
Since it opened in 1893, Bakersfield High School has been the pride of this city and its academic cornerstone, the place where the late Chief Justice Earl Warren graduated and students call themselves the Drillers in homage to the region's oil patch....
| Nov 26, 2011
| 6:05 PM
Eleven new electric vehicle charging stations will debut in Burbank this week, and until July 1, motorists will get to plug in for free.
After the “holiday rate” — approved by the Burbank City Council this week — the price to...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 3:42 PM
Pump prices continued to fall over the past week in California and across the rest of the nation, but they remained at record levels for the end of November.
The average price of a gallon of regular gasoline in California today is $3.710, according to...
| Jan 29, 2012
These days a dollar can buy a can of soda, a song on iTunes — or, in the case of South Pasadena, an armored vehicle.
Last week the city took delivery of a vehicle known as a Peacekeeper, paying Burbank $1 for the privilege. Burbank originally...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 9:30 AM
The most expensive year ever for gasoline purchases in the U.S. is heading to a close, but not without one last snatch at motorists' wallets. Pain levels at the pump are rising again in California and across the rest of the nation, assuring that 2011 will...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 1:49 PM
Maybe you'll want to start salting away money for 2012 fuel costs now. Get ready to see $4-a-gallon gasoline in various parts of the U.S. sometime this spring, according to one prediction. Another prediction says that some of the nation's biggest cities...
| Jul 26, 2010
Lawmakers will not approve a state budget for weeks and may not complete one until after the November election, Assemblyman Mike Gatto told a crowd of 30 Saturday in Glendale.
Gatto's forecast came during a town hall meeting in which he touted...