| Jun 13, 2014
| 9:19 PM
BURBANK — There is an air of excitement, expectations are at an all-time high and confidence is soaring with the Burbank High football team.
The Bulldogs, who opened summer workouts Monday, have reason to be optimistic. The team is coming off an...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 3:56 PM
Nearly 20 students this week participated in the first-ever animation class at John Burroughs High School taught by a Woodbury University professor to give juniors and seniors an introduction to the industry.
The beginning animation class will have...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 11:00 AM
Students at Woodbury University began classes on Friday with a "Welcome Week" full of lively activities — but also a focus on the dead.
This year, Woodbury plans to partner with Burbank Public Library's "One Book, One Community" program and...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 4:46 PM
A lower percentage of students graduated from Burbank high schools and immediately enrolled in colleges or universities last year compared to five years ago, according to recently released data.
In 2013, when 1,229 students graduated from John...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 3:49 PM
Barry Ross received congratulations from Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Fred Rotenberg after Ross was recently sworn in as the 2012 president of the Glendale Bar Assn. by Glendale Mayor Laura Friedman.
A native of the Glendale and Burbank area, Barry...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 4:05 PM
In Iran, Silvana Dermegerdichian was highly involved with her children’s school, volunteering with the PTA and greeting everyone from the receptionists to the principal by name.
But when the family immigrated to Southern California four years ago,...
| Nov 20, 2011
Woodbury University is extending its reach east, helping to launch a customized MBA program in Beijing that is designed to prepare automobile industry executives for a global economy.
The Carl Benz Academy has launched a three-year pilot program in...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 4:17 PM
On Rivalry Day at McKinley Elementary School Wednesday, students got to pick a team: USC or UCLA.
Wearing the colors and stickers of their choice, students competed in football relay games and were able to pet USC’s equine mascot, Traveler, whose...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 1:26 PM
The three business consultants sitting in Nancy Guillen's commercial insurance office got straight to work Wednesday, running through a list of competitors, reviewing client retention rates and pushing her to play up her leadership with civic...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 4:11 PM
At a time when small business owners are struggling to get off the endangered species list, a lifeline in any form is a welcome reprieve. But when it's a lifeline worth tens of thousands of dollars, it can be a game-changer.
A program at Woodbury...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 11:31 AM
Rotary International’s coveted Silver Bell award was presented to Burbank Sunrise Rotary for being the best small club in its 33-club district for the past year. The presentation was made at the Rotary District 5260 Conference in North Hollywood...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 7:14 PM
Burbank Unified school board members have decided to hold off on putting a $110-million bond measure on the November ballot, preferring instead to bring it to voters sometime in the spring to ensure a better turnout.
The bond extension would need 55%...