| 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 26, 2010
| 5:20 PM
Mr. Tchaikovsky, meet "So You Think You Can Dance."
In the popular dance competition TV show, contestants at the top of their profession in various styles of dance are challenged to perform in styles for which they have no training.
| Sep 4, 2010
Local comedians will cast out their best shtick during grand opening shows Sept. 9 to 11 at the Flappers Comedy Club.
The grand opening evening shows will be emceed by Samuel J. Comroe.
Comroe plays up his Tourette's syndrome that, he said, inspires...
| Sep 1, 2010
It's no secret the Flappers Comedy Club is nearing its opening date of Sept. 11. The 1920s-inspired marquee is up and turning quite a few heads on the corner of Magnolia Boulevard and First Street, according to partners of the new dining and comedy...
| 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...
| Aug 25, 2010
With the kids back in school, and Labor Day less than two weeks away, the Burbank Emblem Club squeezed in one last summer fundraiser by staging their annual fashion show luncheon at the Burbank Elks Lodge on Saturday. Presented under the theme "Summer...
| Aug 13, 2010
| 2:35 PM
Bits and pieces from the local sports scene.
Sarah and Emily Tubert excelling in different sports: It has been an exciting summer in the Tubert household.
Sisters Emily and Sarah Tubert have been able to enjoy major accomplishments in separate sports...
| Aug 14, 2010
The Walt Disney Co. employees recently gave a group of young people — most of whom have experienced little happiness in their lives — reason to smile.
Specifically, Disney VoluntEARS — an organization membered by employees of the...
| Aug 18, 2010
Friggatriskaidekaphobia is the fear of the 13th day of a month falling on a Friday — a day when the superstitious tend to avoid black cats. Well, if black cats were being avoided, Black Cows were being embraced as members, friends and supporters...
| Aug 7, 2010
I continue to be surprised how people will play fast-and-loose with the facts, especially when those facts are on videotape.
Larry Nemecek ("Another cameraman who skirts journalism," July 31) is either grossly misinformed or he is part of the apologists...
| Aug 11, 2010
Former Burbank Mayor George Battey, who served in the early 1990s and died in 2003, once joked that despite the freeway sign that proclaimed there were more than 100,000 Burbank residents, he could have been easily convinced there were only 400 people...
| Aug 4, 2010
The La Providencia and Toluca Guilds of Childrens Hospital Los Angeles gathered for respective fundraising events Saturday.
Presented under the theme of "A Teddy Bear Picnic," La Providencia Guild members and guests convened at Glendale's Oakmont...