| Oct 24, 2011
| 5:12 PM
Moments before two Love Ride participants were killed Sunday in a freeway traffic collision, the event’s grand marshal, “The Tonight Show” host Jay Leno, told a crowd of bikers that he wanted to see “somebody go down.”...
| Oct 30, 2011
Ask Michael Bledstein to name a favorite movie and he reels off his top-10 picks — in alphabetical order.
“I just love every decade and genre in cinema,” said the 27-year-old Burbank resident.
It is an uncanny ability that has served...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 8:41 AM
Don Short and Tamara Mark’s encounter with law enforcement hasn’t always been positive, especially when they have been trying to care for their two autistic sons.
During a family trip in Hawaii, Short had to restrain one of the couple’s...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 4:30 PM
After two dueling public meetings in as many weeks on smart meters, little has changed. The only take-away here is that, hopefully, everyone realizes that enough is enough.
For months, a proportionately tiny group of utility customers in Burbank and...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 5:04 PM
A Metrolink train covered in some 50,000 sparkling lights stopped for adoring fans in Burbank and Glendale Sunday evening as crowds donated hundreds of toys for low-income families.
The Metrolink Toy Express, which benefits local nonprofits and agencies,...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 7:57 AM
Greg Donoghue grew up around film sets. His father worked as a film publicist in Europe and his uncle is Pierre Spengler, a producer of the "Superman" movies.
But the 30-year-old had never seriously considered a career in the movie industry until he got...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 1:15 PM
One of the nation's iconic motorcycle charity events will return to Castaic Lake this year. Led by "Tonight Show" host Jay Leno, Love Ride 28 will take place Oct. 23 and revisit the venue that helped grow the ride into an event that has drawn as many as...