| 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...
| 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...
| 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-...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 10:34 PM
The gardeners on Woodland Avenue like to get started early, and on this particular morning their leaf blowers are loud enough to send the average household pet into a frenzy.
But eight-month-old Walter does little more than perk his ears up and survey...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 6:42 PM
With the number of passengers at Bob Hope Airport continuing to drop, officials are beefing up marketing efforts, including a five-minute video, to attract new airlines to the airfield.
The airport has seen annual passenger figures drop by 1.5 million...
| Aug 20, 2011
| 9:13 PM
For nearly a year, officials have been trying to figure out what to do with Charles Douglas.
The 59-year-old owner of Precise Roofing Company in Burbank has been feeding flocks of pigeons since at least September 2010, officials say, which — beyond...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 8:17 AM
President Obama will return to Southern California on Monday evening, and the rolling street closures will be coming back with him -- just in time for the evening commute.
Obama will touch down at Los Angeles International Airport shortly before 5 p.m....
| Nov 6, 2011
A long and bumpy road lies ahead for California — make that thousands of rutted, cracked and broken roads and highways.
Nearly 60% of the state’s roadways are distressed and need reconstruction or major maintenance. More than a quarter of the...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 6:13 PM
The number of passengers using the Bob Hope Airport in September remained flat compared to a year ago, stemming at least temporarily a downward spiral in traffic at the airfield for 2011, officials reported.
American Airlines and United are also...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 5:07 PM
Passengers leaving Bob Hope Airport in a taxi soon will have to pay a $15.50 minimum fare, even if they’re going just a few blocks.
Under a plan approved by city traffic commissioners, the minimum fare takes effect Sept. 23 and impacts only those...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 9:46 AM
The credit rating agency Fitch this week warned that a planned $90-million transit center could significantly increase Bob Hope Airport's debt burden.
In maintaining its AA- rating for the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority, the agency warned...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 8:43 PM
Fierce Santa Ana winds struck Wednesday evening, knocking out power to parts of Los Angeles International Airport and at least one neighborhood in Venice.
At LAX, there was no lighting in the central terminal area parking structures except parking...