| Mar 4, 2011
| 5:12 PM
Voter apathy could cost Burbank millions of dollars if Measure U fails at the polls in April.
Measure U, a utility tax for telephone users, would modernize the city’s tax codes to include new technology and preserve a substantial revenue stream for...
| Mar 9, 2011
| 1:01 PM
GLENDALE — After suffering a shoulder injury that stemmed from a violent home-plate collision last season, Gregg Zaun found himself behind home plate for the first time Sunday during a spring training contest against the Oakland Athletics at the...
| Sep 17, 2010
| 6:16 PM
Everything's coming up roses for Tenley Young.
She's a lot more relaxed now that production has wrapped on "The Arrangement," a reality series she appeared on that pitted 10 floral designers against one another in outrageous contests. The one-hour,...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 3:00 PM
Q. The Parents Television Council has released a report in which it claims prime-time TV shows sexualize the young girls portrayed in them. The report is based on a content analysis of the most popular television shows for viewers aged 12-17 in the 2009-...
| Jan 19, 2011
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) is scheduled to appear Thursday in a pre-taped episode of "The Larry Zarian Show" to discuss the political environment in Washington D.C. since the Tucson shooting, in which his colleague, Rep. Gabrielle Giffords suffered a...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 6:09 PM
Television show production and movies at Burbank’s Warner Bros. Studios played a pivotal role in driving New York-based parent Time Warner Inc. to record profits in 2010 and a strong fourth-quarter financial performance, top executives said...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 3:00 PM
Walt Disney Co. reported improved fourth-quarter earnings, buoyed by gains at Disney Channel and ESPN and at the Burbank company's theme parks.
The entertainment giant reported net income of $1.08 billion for the quarter ending Oct. 1, a jump of 30%...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 5:04 PM
You learn something new every day. Every second, in fact.
I was sitting in a meeting at work recently, in a gilded conference room high above our haze-shrouded city, surrounded by some of the most frighteningly intelligent minds in the entertainment...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Great newspaper stories — like the shocking L.A. County tax scandal involving Assessor John Noguez — usually don't come from attending government meetings or going to press conferences.
The tip that ignites a reporter's passion almost...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 7:49 AM
Viacom Inc.'s Nickelodeonhas struck a deal for 80 episodes of a prime time soap opera for its Nick-at-Nite programming block that will debut later this year.
Based on the Mexican telenovela "Alcanzar una Estrella," "Reach for a Star" is part of...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 8:21 AM
The Walt Disney Co.and the nation's leading Spanish-language broadcaster are in talks to launch an English-language cable news channel, according to people familiar with the matter.
A new 24-hour channel would represent a move by both companies to ...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 12:34 PM
Entertainment giant Walt Disney Co. has struck a deal allowing Comcast Corp. cable customers access to all of its popular channels — including ESPN, ABC, ABC Family and the Disney Channel — from portable devices and video-on-demand services....