| Jul 16, 2012
| 3:19 PM
The weekend brought good news and bad for Rep. Howard Berman, who is gripped in a tough race against fellow Democratic Rep. Brad Shermanfor a San Fernando Valley congressional seat.
The latest campaign finance reports showed Berman has outpaced Sherman...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 4:50 PM
This is the third in a four-part series looking back on the sports accomplishments of the four local high schools during the 2011-12 year. This installment is Burroughs High:
League championships, deep CIF Southern Section playoff runs and fine...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 6:35 PM
In choosing to put a proposed $110-million bond extension to voters on March 5, Burbank Unified will face the challenge of getting out the vote for what is otherwise a snoozer of an election.
The district — under too much of a time crunch to get...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 6:21 PM
The Burbank City Council this week decided to appoint interim replacements for City Clerk Margarita Campos and City Treasurer Donna Anderson — both of whom plan to retire from their elected posts early — rather than hold a special election....
| Jul 26, 2012
| 7:36 AM
Rep. Howard Berman's campaign threw a sharp punch at the Democratic congressman's rival with the launch Tuesday of BradShermanfacts.com.
The two veteran Democrats are vying for the same San Fernando Valley district seat this fall in one of the most...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 9:23 AM
A veteran Burbank police officer, a retired deputy state attorney general and several educators are among the dozen applicants looking to fill a vacant seat on the Burbank Unified school board.
The district is scheduled to name the new board member...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 2:31 PM
Janis Berman has found a new way to stand by her man. She's co-chairing a "Women for Berman" campaign group and has sent emails to supporters of her husband, Democratic Rep. Howard Berman, as he fights for his political life in the fall election.
| Aug 3, 2012
| 7:52 AM
Burbank Police Lt. John Dilibert narrowly beat out a 23-year-old former parks commissioner Thursday night to become the city’s newest school board member.
Dilibert, 48, replaces Debbie Kutka, who vacated her seat on the board to become interim city...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 7:14 PM
Burbank Unified school board members have decided to hold off on putting a $110-million bond measure on the November ballot, preferring instead to bring it to voters sometime in the spring to ensure a better turnout.
The bond extension would need 55%...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 10:49 AM
GOPvoters in a district featuring a fierce election battle between two Democratic congressmen this fall shouldn't count on guidance from the San Fernando Valley Republican Club.
The organization decided this week it won't endorse either Howard Berman...
| Aug 12, 2012
“Whereas the San Fernando Valley Republican Club supports the conservative principles of limited government, lower taxes, fiscal responsibility, free enterprise, strong national defense and individual freedom … therefore, be it resolved, that...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 5:25 PM
Taking the stage for the first and largest election forum, candidates competing in three citywide races on Wednesday made what could be their highest profile pitches to the voting public before the Feb. 26 primary.
At the forum at Burbank City Hall,...