| Oct 2, 2010
Zonta changes format to military women of the year
The Zonta Club of Burbank Area is changing the format for its Woman of the Year event this year, honoring three individuals under the theme "Women In The Military: Past, Present & Future."
| Nov 10, 2010
This past week saw the St. Finbar Parish and the Zonta Club of Burbank honor five men and women who have dedicated themselves to serving their community and beyond.
The Calamigos Equestrian Center served as the venue for St. Finbar's presentation of the...
| Nov 12, 2010
| 9:44 PM
BURBANK HIGH — They were award-winning athletes, successful coaches and revered administrators.
In their tenure at Burbank High, a special group of individuals helped put the school on the athletic map, helped bring pride to the city and...
| May 29, 2010
Ani Vertanous and Sabina Agazarian said they've been friends since middle school, but walking up the hill to the Starlight Bowl for their Burbank High School commencement Friday, they started yelling.
They weren't going to be sitting next to one...
| Jun 9, 2010
In my home I have an expansive trophy case filled with a variety of sports memorabilia and collectibles that I have assembled over the years.
The stash includes a large number of Mickey Mantle and Yankees items, a baseball collection, signed photos,...
| Aug 11, 2010
A limited edition wine will be released Sunday in honor of Burbank native Randy Rhoads, who was the lead guitarist for Ozzy Osbourne and Quiet Riot before he was killed in a plane crash while on tour with Osbourne in 1982.
The Rhoads special edition 2005...
| Dec 4, 2010
McKinley Elementary School students on Friday staked their loyalties in one of college football's classic matchups.
The campus was awash in the cardinal and gold of USC, and the blue and gold of UCLA for Rivalry Day, an annual college-focused...
| Dec 15, 2010
Bits and pieces from the local sports scene
School gets former NFL player as new coach: With its share of Burbank residents on the roster, the Village Christian football team advanced to the semifinals of the CIF Southern Section Mid Valley Davison...
| Jan 11, 2011
| 9:13 PM
Burbank resident Don Russ said he became interested in woodworking because he wanted to follow in the footsteps of his role model — his father. Growing up, Russ said he always wanted to build furniture and help out his dad in his shop. To this...
| May 21, 2015
| 3:47 PM
Glendale High alum Gene Mako was a world-class tennis player and a colorful character, according to two longtime locals who knew him well: Reggie Perry and Jim Pagliuso.
Perry contacted me a few months ago to talk about Mako, a “fantastic tennis...
| May 13, 2015
| 7:00 PM
The rivalry between fans and alumni of USC and UCLA in the area is well known and oft mentioned, but you wouldn’t know it from looking at the annual Fiesta Days Parade in La Cañada.
That’s where for the past two years USC mascot Tommy Trojan...
| Apr 28, 2015
| 2:25 PM
Five individuals and one high school organization have been selected winners of this year’s prestigious Les Tupper Community Service Awards and are to be honored in a May 11 ceremony in von Karman Auditorium at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory....