| Apr 22, 2014
| 8:43 PM
Matt Schwartz has vaulted himself into some rarefied air at Burroughs High.
During his senior season, Schwartz has continued to reach notable heights in the boys' pole vault. What has been more impressive is the athlete's progression on the school's...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 5:44 PM
When Hector Valencia stepped down as Burbank High head football coach Feb. 28, he hoped the school would find a suitable replacement for a program that has enjoyed its share of success in recent years.
Valencia, a Burbank graduate, was hoping the new...
| May 20, 2014
| 2:17 PM
The Burbank Magnolia Optimist Club has given a financial boost to several graduating seniors on their way to college through its scholarship programs.
Each year, the club presents the Bill Flora Basketball Scholarship in memory of the group’s...
| Apr 14, 2012
Bits and pieces from the local sports scene.
Players from Burroughs, Burbank win scholar awards: Burbank High football player Mitch Camacho and Adam Velasco from Burroughs were given 2011- 2012 National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame...
| 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...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 5:16 PM
You could say a military life was in the Arrington family's blood, but though his father served on nuclear submarines, Randy Arrington found his calling far above sea level as an attack pilot.
The same holds true for Hollywood: Arrington's father...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Sunday, September 30. It's the last day of the month. We're getting close to the November election.
At this point, you've probably decided on a presidential candidate, but what about local races? Who's running and what...
| May 22, 2012
| 5:32 PM
A lovely lunch, silent auction, fashion show and lots of socializing kept members of the Foothill Civitan Club, their friends and families entertained during the 30th annual spring event titled “A Black & White Affair” on May 12 at the...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 1:17 PM
The number of homes and condominiums for sale remained low in September compared with the same period last year, but median prices notched up again, fueled primarily by multiple offers, according to the latest figures.
There were 107 single-family homes...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 3:29 PM
McKinley Elementary students on Monday competed against each other as either USC or UCLA patriots during the school’s annual Rivalry Day, capping a month college-related activities.
At the start of November, students wore logos of any college...
| Aug 18, 2010
Family and friends toasted guitar legend Randy Rhoads on Sunday during a release party for a Cabernet Sauvignon that bears his name.
Rhoads was the lead guitarist for Ozzy Osbourne and Quiet Riot before he was killed in a plane crash while on tour...
| Aug 24, 2010
| 2:50 PM
No track and field athlete comes to Burbank High and expects to set a boys' distance school record.
If they know anything about the school's history in middle- and long-distance events, they know they have a better chance at winning a CIF Southern...