| Aug 15, 2014
| 6:54 PM
Nearly 80 managers not represented by unions, including the former members of the now-defunct Burbank City Attorneys Assn., will receive salary increases to offset the cost of having to pay their full pension employee contributions.
The employees will...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 6:37 PM
Walmart’s move into Burbank appeared headed for a snag in Los Angeles County Superior Court on Friday after a judge said he was prepared to halt planned construction pending further review of the retail giant’s impact on the city.
| Aug 19, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Barbara Beckley, pencil thin and fiercely emphatic, sits in an armchair in the living room-style lobby of the Colony Theatre in Burbank. Sounds from the stage indicate that rehearsals are underway for the second show of the Colony's 38th season: the...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Sunday, August 19. A North Hollywood fundraiser today has an international agenda.
Churches and organizations seek to raise awareness of Assyrian families who are living in Syria but want to return to Iraq. "The problem is...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 7:12 AM
It's the latest twist in an increasingly vitriolic campaign for Congress: Rep. Brad Sherman is going after payments made to the brother of his rival, fellow Democratic Rep. Howard Berman.
In a complaint filed Thursday with the Federal Election...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 8:34 AM
Shareholders have voted down two proposals brought forward at the Walt Disney Co. annual meeting that sought to change how the largest entertainment company in the world is governed.
One proposal called for the future split of the chief executive and...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 3:24 PM
Burbank school board President Larry Applebaum choked back tears Thursday evening as he reflected on the weeks of campaigning that went into passing Measure S -- the $110 million bond measure that more than 60% of city voters approved on Tuesday....
| Mar 8, 2013
| 9:56 PM
A former Burbank police officer has filed a federal lawsuit against the city alleging that he was wrongfully terminated in retaliation for suing the city four years ago for racial discrimination and harassment.
The lawsuit was filed last week in U.S....
| Mar 12, 2013
| 9:45 PM
With Measure S proponents still basking in the afterglow of a solid election victory, Burbank Unified officials will start laying the groundwork for preparing the $110 million bond issuance the measure calls for.
District staff will meet with financial...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 7:48 AM
Rep. Howard Berman has begun running two cable TV campaign ads, the first since the primary election, in his bruising battle with fellow Democratic Rep. Brad Sherman.
Unlike the increasing vitriol spilled on both sides as the two House veterans compete...
| Sep 2, 2012
| 1:00 AM
Local businesses could lose millions of dollars — with Nestle USA alone standing to lose more than $144 million — according to a report released recently by a national nonprofit that outlined the potential local economic impact if $500 billion...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 1:33 PM
It's always nice when you can get others to make your points for you, and Rep. Howard Berman has found some help among Washington insider organizations in his election battle with fellow Democratic Rep. Brad Sherman.
Foreign Policy magazine's website has...