| Jun 19, 2012
| 2:49 PM
State officials are correct in saying that local redevelopment agencies “sapped money from schools in the name of economic development that rarely materialized in any justifiable way” (“City knocks state payout,” June 17)....
| Oct 27, 2012
| 5:37 PM
John Brady, a longtime Burbank resident and well-known civil rights activist, died Thursday, his loved ones reported on Saturday. He was 57.
Brady is survived by many cousins and his girlfriend of five years, Barbara Deriada.
Brady served on the Burbank...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 9:33 AM
Those who plan to seek public office in Burbank can now officially pull their papers for the Feb. 26 primary election on Monday, the city clerk’s office announced this week.
Up for grabs in the 2013 municipal election season are three seats on...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 5:24 PM
Contained in this issue is an overview of the 17 applicants vying to be appointed to two hugely important positions at City Hall: city clerk and city treasurer. They're typically elected, but due to early retirements, the City Council will be appointing...
| May 1, 2012
| 5:18 PM
The City Council on Tuesday appointed Dave Golonski to his fourth term as mayor during its annual reorganization ceremony.
He replaced Jess Talamantes, who has held the position since May 2011.
Councilwoman Emily Gabel-Luddy was selected by her peers to...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 5:30 PM
When the City Council convenes on June 28 to fill the vacated positions of city clerk and city treasurer, they’ll have 17 applicants representing a wide swath of the local political sphere to choose from.
The two spots are typically elected...
| May 4, 2012
| 7:21 PM
Golonski is elected to a fourth term as Burbank mayor. Are you kidding me?
I cannot believe the high school clique masquerading as a city council.
I have not always agreed with Dr. David Gordon and I sometimes think he has been a bit of a conspiracy...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 5:41 AM
The City Council on Tuesday agreed to the framework for how they will make two interim appointments for the office of city clerk and treasurer during a special meeting on Thursday, including sequestering candidates during the televised interview process....
| May 10, 2012
| 11:03 AM
The City Council this week decided on a schedule for appointing interim replacements for the elected positions of city clerk and city treasurer as the women who currently hold those offices prepare to retire next month.
Beginning May 14, applicants...
| May 11, 2012
| 5:06 PM
It was heartening to see at least some on the Burbank City Council this week acknowledge that any interim pick to replace the soon-to-be vacated positions of city clerk and city treasurer will have an inherent political advantage, come citywide...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 6:33 PM
The search for a permanent Burbank police chief nearly three years after Scott LaChasse was appointed to the interim position could wrap up by mid-October, city officials said this week.
During an update to the Burbank City Council on Tuesday,...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 4:42 PM
Burbank City Manager Mike Flad announced on Monday plans to leave the Media City and take the top post at the city of South Gate, stunning city officials who expected him to retire in the city where he had spent more than two decades building his career....