| Oct 7, 2013
| 10:46 AM
Ten years ago, the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport formally adopted the name Bob Hope Airport.
It was a great tribute to the much-loved comedian and stalwart USO volunteer. But the name has a big drawback: It does not give a clue about its...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Bob Hope Airport continued its summer slump as the number of passengers traveling through the airport slid by more than 7% in August.
The airport handled 336,361 passengers in August, an almost 7.3% decrease compared to 362,763 in August 2012,...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 6:28 PM
The number of passengers using Bob Hope Airport dropped in April as high fuel prices spurred airlines to raise fares and reduce service to common destinations.
The number of commercial travelers arriving or departing from Burbank fell by 5.2% in April...
| Dec 8, 2010
Parking rates will rise by $1 at Bob Hope Airport next year as officials beef up for what is expected to be a long and costly legal battle with Lockheed Martin over who should pay for cleaning polluted groundwater beneath the airfield.
In pitching the...
| Aug 28, 2010
In just a few short years, Bob Hope Airport will go from being a bit haphazard to grown-up regional transit hub.
With the $120-million transit center given the go-ahead earlier this week by the City Council, all that stands in the way of ground...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 2:25 PM
Airline passenger traffic at Bob Hope Airport dropped by 6% in May compared to the same period last year, according to the latest figures — marking the third consecutive monthly drop that has pushed revenue below projections.
The airport reported...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 4:53 PM
In marketing class, it’s called disruption: A business does something completely out of the ordinary for its industry, and customers either say, “Dude, that was weird,” or they latch on and enjoy the ride.
Though it may not translate...
| Apr 24, 2015
| 4:28 PM
This past week has been a remarkable one, a once-in-a-lifetime experience.
My husband Glenn and I are in Armenia, homeland to so many people who live in our neighborhood. We've been special guests at several events, participated in an exciting press...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 11:00 AM
Last April, Brandon Levine was clinging to life when he arrived at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, his future in question after a near-fatal accident on his new motorcycle near Los Angeles International Airport.
“I only had it a week,&...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 8:52 AM
Last week, Caltrans issued a voluminous environmental impact report (EIR) on the proposed 4.5-mile underground freeway connection between the 710 and 210 freeways.
It's a big report. Local resident Jan Soo Hoo noted, “The page count for this...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 9:38 AM
While New York is inundated with snow, Los Angeles will have its winter storms, the Los Angeles Times reports.
Mountainous areas of Los Angeles County can expect as much as half an inch of rain, and there's the possibility of thunder with the first of...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 7:44 AM
A cold snap that broke records in parts of Southern California will soon be thawed by the merciful sun, the National Weather Service said Friday.
For two nights, residents from Los Angeles County to San Diego County have chilled under a windy, cold...