| 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-...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 8:34 AM
Bob Hope Airport was among eight airfields across the nation that ranked in the top eight best alternative airports in the latest edition of Inc. magazine.
Here's what the magazine had to say about Burbank's airport:
With an on time departure rate...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 9:03 AM
Burbank Unified teacher Rebecca Mieliwocki was named today as the 2012 National Teacher of the Year. She was picked from among more than 3 million educators.
Raised in Napa by two educators, Mieliwocki has spent nine years of her 13-year career with...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 3:55 PM
Glendale can now call itself home to the top educator in the country.
Long-time Glendale resident and Burbank Unified teacher Rebecca Mieliwocki was named Monday as the 2012 National Teacher of the Year, capping an extraordinary seven months during...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 7:53 AM
As the price tag for California's bullet train has soared to nearly $100 billion, a central argument for forging ahead with the controversial project is an even loftier figure: the $171 billion that promoters recently estimated will be needed for new...
| 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...