| Sep 18, 2012
| 1:44 PM
Officials have revealed some details of space shuttle Endeavour's aerial tour of California, a final flight that is to include low-level passes over the state Capitol, San Francisco and several Los Angeles landmarks.
Riding piggyback on a modified 747...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 8:00 PM
Jet Propulsion Laboratory research scientist John Trauger helped prepare the space shuttle Endeavour for one of its critical missions in 1993. He will be looking on with a sense of nostalgia as the craft makes its last pass over Jet Propulsion...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 8:40 AM
The space shuttle Endeavour has departed on its final flight, leaving Edwards Air Force Base for its farewell tour over California.
Massive crowds had already amassed in Palmdale, where the shuttle was assembled, and at the Griffith Observatory to see...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Thursday, July 19, 2012. In the mood for some Shakespeare? What about a zombie parody of one of the Bard's plays?
The Antaeus Company, which often puts on quality double-cast productions, is bringing "Macbeth" to North...
| Mar 11, 2012
Thanks to the loss of an airline, declining parking revenues and fewer passengers using the airfield, Bob Hope Airport is facing one of its roughest budget years ever, officials reported this week.
Airport officials also are staring at a multimillion-...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 5:54 PM
On July 8, the Verdugo Hills Council National Jamboree Boy Scout Troop No. B418 headed out on a grand adventure. We began by hopping onto a plane to New York. Our troop's eventual destination was the National Jamboree at the Summit Bechtel Reserve in West...
| May 31, 2013
| 2:37 PM
The recent letter to the editor regarding the Bob Hope Airport and why it is in trouble is spot on.
Everything the writer lists is valid, including the steep daily parking fees, no direct flights and more. I too, long ago, used to use the airport on...
| Oct 23, 2010
The White House on Friday employed Marine One and Bob Hope Airport as part of a strategy to shuttle President Obama from USC to the Unum building in Glendale after the heat his administration took on the massive traffic jams caused by his last L.A. visit....
| Jul 6, 2010
Southern California resident Billy Ernst and his wife Stefani spent the Fourth of July weekend in the San Francisco area.
After a weekend of wine tasting and playing tourist with family members, they said they were sad to see the weekend end while...
| Mar 11, 2011
| 1:34 PM
The Bob Hope Airport could gain back some of the 1.4 million travelers lost since the start of the recession by hosting direct flights to more hubs east of the Rocky Mountains, and by convincing San Fernando Valley and high-desert residents to use the...
| May 8, 2011
It's official. The future has finally arrived. Just like in "The Jetsons" cartoon, you can now push buttons on a computer and the meal of your choice slides out on a tray. OK, maybe not immediately and certainly not for free, but at the new Specialty's...
| Jan 18, 2011
BURBANK — The number of passengers who used Bob Hope Airport continued to drop last year, but the rate of decline was less sharp than in 2009, when the economy was tanking.
From January 2010 through November, about 4.1 million passengers...