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  • Silver for local, team

    Bits and pieces from the local sports scene. Team does well in prestigious tournament: Burbank resident and recent Sherman Oaks Notre Dame graduate Nils Besvold helped the Santa Monica Beach Club boys' 18 Black volleyball team win a silver medal at the...
  • Confidence in his speed

    Confidence in his speed
    James Knowles' speed was a boon throughout the season for the St. Francis High track and field team, as he quickly cleared every hurdle en route to consistently winning the 110- and 300-meter hurdle races. Long before the first meet in early March,...
  • Educators featured in college exhibit

    The definition of art has become so elastic since the early 20th century as to allow for alternatives within the traditional genres of painting, literature and sculpture, expressions which reflect contemporary environment and culture. The current...
  • Joyce Rudolph: Starting a fresh page

    I really didn’t want to go on the job interview, but my journalism counselor told me it would give me a boost to my career. I had only worked at the Valley College library for two weeks when professor Leo Garapedian called me into his office down...
  • Online program helps students bump up grades

    High school students looking to erase low grades from their transcripts have a new digital tool at their disposal. The Burbank Unified School District, in collaboration with the Burbank Adult School, will test an online-based, grade-improvement...
  • Enjoying a fruitful campaign

    Enjoying a fruitful campaign
    This is the second in a four-part series looking back on the sports accomplishments of the four local high schools over the past school year. This installment is Burroughs High: Records were broken, long standing droughts were erased, state competition...
  • Local wins award at Cooperstown tourney

    Bits and pieces from the local sports scene: Toluca player takes first in Golden Arm competition: The Fightin' Titans, a Toluca Baseball Pony League team, enjoyed modest success recently at a Cooperstown Dreams Park Tournament. During the event in New...
  • Kauppila, Stanford fall short of Series

    It was going to be a tough task for the No. 21st-ranked Stanford baseball team to earn a series win against No. 7 — and host — North Carolina. Burbank High graduate Lonnie Kauppila, a freshman second baseman for the Cardinal, was looking to...
  • Burbank Noon Rotary is historic event

    The July 12 meeting of the Burbank Rotary Club was an exciting and memorable gathering indeed. For not only was it the inaugural meeting of new president Jonathan Taylor (who announced that he was newlywed), but the Invocation was given by his father,...
  • Realtors rally behind Habitat for Humanity

    While real estate agents are known for their professional service in the buying and selling of houses, rarely are they known for actually building them. That, however, was the case as members of the Burbank Association of Realtors (BAR) took up shovels,...
  • Charity foundation names new members

    Charity foundation names new members
    The Community Foundation of the Verdugos announced new members to its Board of Directors and newly elected officers for 2012. Those newly serving the board include attorneys Armen Baghdasarian of the Glendale firm Irsfeld, Irsfeld & Younger LLP and...
  • Zonta Club opens branch for youth

    Zonta Club opens branch for youth
    The Zonta Club of Burbank announced that a new service club for youth dedicated to provide career guidance and to promote leadership skills, international fellowship and the ideal of service was chartered on Feb. 8. Laura Peters, governor of Zonta...