| Nov 20, 2012
| 2:47 PM
Family Service Agency supporters recognized City Manager Mike Flad for his commitment to the city he grew up in and his sense of humor during the annual Imagine a City Gala held at Providence High School on Nov. 3.
Flad has taken a job as city manager of...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 7:40 AM
Students of the Red Chair School of Performing Arts have been accepted to summer intensive ballet programs across the United States and for the first time, one Red Chair student is going to Russia.
Those accepted are Elizabeth Briggs, Ryan Sinton,...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 2:46 PM
Family entertainment is coming to Burbank as a result of a joint effort by Enrichment Works and the Grove Theater Center in Izay Park.
GTC offers new works and adult-themed plays, but Enrichment Works focuses on younger audiences. Its shows have been...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 9:10 AM
A big thanks to Rep. Adam Schiff for coming to the rescue of Ambassador Susan Rice and avoiding further embarrassment to our president in the Benghazi incident. We wouldn’t want our president actually to have to answer hard questions about why...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 3:14 PM
Hundreds of community members clutching American flags packed McCambridge Park on Monday as elected officials honored generations of men and women who've fought wars to defend the United States.
“You are our heroes,” a kindergartner at St....
| Oct 2, 2012
| 7:40 PM
Leadership was in the spotlight Saturday during a conference at Woodbury University in Burbank that looked at the traits and qualities of great leaders. One of those characteristics: They don't seek the limelight.
“They shun the attention of...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 2:02 PM
The League of Women Voters of Glendale/Burbank will host a debate between Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) and his challenger, Republican Phil Jennerjahn, at 7 p.m. Monday at Burbank City Hall, 275 E. Olive Ave.
The two men are seeking to represent the...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 7:46 PM
Adam Schiff is on the right path with his legislation Access to Justice for Victims of Gun Violence (Burbank Leader, Jan. 16). All our lives, from the time we are children, we hear we must be accountable for our actions, but for some reason that has not...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 10:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Monday, October 15. The space shuttle Endeavour finally completed its final mission on Sunday after a 15-hour delay.
The space shuttle Endeavour reached the California Science Center in Exposition Park at around noon...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 6:11 PM
There were smiles all around as Leadership Burbank class members proudly showed guests the new storage module and other upgrades made to the Kids Community Dental Clinic.
The unveiling took place during a ribbon-cutting reception on April 15 at the...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 1:53 PM
Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) on Monday hailed the bipartisan support of a bill that would award grants to states that start programs to collect DNA samples of people arrested on suspicion of violent felonies.
The legislation, which is headed to...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 9:27 PM
Flanked by her family and colleagues, President Obama today called Burbank Unified teacher Rebecca Mieliwocki — the 2012 national Teacher of the Year — “the definition of ‘above and beyond.'”
Mieliwocki, a Glendale...