| Dec 11, 2010
On a strangely cool August day several years ago, I walked into a New York City classroom to begin my first day of classes at Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism. Inside that small, overheated room were a dozen other students, and the...
| Dec 11, 2010
In early September, state transportation officials placed signs on Interstate 5 identifying exits for the St. Leon Cathedral of the Armenian Apostolic Church in Burbank — but without the typical legislative go-ahead.
| Dec 14, 2010
| 7:46 PM
Members of the Burbank Sunrise Rotary welcomed fellow Rotarians from surrounding districts as they hosted this year's Rotary District Foundation luncheon at the Castaway Restaurant this past week.
Co-chaired by Sheri Polak and Suzanne Cox, members and...
| Dec 28, 2010
| 7:59 PM
Throughout the past year, the local community experienced its share of important, interesting and exciting sports stories. Some of the stories touched us, some informed us and others just entertained us.
Although many of the stories deserve recognition,...
| Apr 23, 2011
A bare flower bed at Luther Burbank Middle School was transformed Thursday when students, staff and community volunteers marked Earth Day by installing a native-plant garden designed to capture rain water.
The 3,900-square-feet plot near the front...
| Apr 26, 2011
| 8:37 PM
Bits and pieces from the local sports scene.
Fielder awarded for her leadership: Drake University junior women's soccer player Melanie Fielder — a Burbank High graduate — has been named one of the top juniors at the college as part of the...
| May 2, 2011
| 9:58 AM
Becca Murray got her first taste of collegiate national championship competition as a freshman last season at Texas A&M University. However, as some her teammates were busy winning a title at the Varsity Equestrian National Championships, Murray wasn't...
| Apr 29, 2011
| 2:05 PM
GLENDALE — With control of its own destiny and championship proposition, Glendale Community College's baseball team rose to its opportunity in every imaginable facet of the game.
Supplemented by flawless defense, the Vaqueros were privy to yet...
| May 3, 2011
| 6:49 PM
GLENDALE — Rest was hard to come by for Alex Sarkissian on Sunday.
But rewards were abundant, as the Glendale Community College standout became the first player in school history to win the Ojai Valley Tournament community college singles title,...
| May 10, 2011
| 3:20 PM
BURBANK — Emily Tubert is surely getting the most out of her freshman college season.
Tubert, a Burroughs High graduate and true freshman at the University of Arkansas, has had a first season with the Razorbacks' women's golf team filled with...
| Dec 24, 2010
| 12:09 PM
Rain is coming down in sheets, making the streets and sidewalks around Burbank High wet and slippery.
Most normal people have sought refuge in their homes, or shelter themselves under the protection of an umbrella, in an attempt to keep dry.
| Feb 16, 2011
It is now East meets West for cancer patients at Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center, which recently started offering acupuncture and other supplementary treatments through a new educational partnership.
Interns from Emperor's College of...