| Feb 27, 2014
| 2:40 PM
Although Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer has since vetoed it, lawmakers in that state recently approved a measure to allow business owners to refuse service to gays and other groups if it is perceived to violate the practice and observance of the business owner's...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 3:39 PM
A Missouri lawmaker, Rep. Rick Brattin (R-Harrisonville), contends that public school children in his state who question Darwinian theory are ridiculed. He introduced a bill into the state's General Assembly that would allow parents to opt their...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 7:12 PM
Dozens of hockey players of all ages, clad in colorful jerseys, flooded City Hall on Thursday to show support for the proposed reconstruction and expansion of the roller hockey rink at Ralph Foy Park.
The Community Sports Foundation, which runs the...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 5:29 PM
Members of the Burbank Civitan Club once again rolled out the green carpet to members, guests and local dignitaries as they staged their annual St. Patrick's Day Champagne Brunch at the Burbank Holiday Inn this past Sunday.
More than 150 Civitans,...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 7:01 PM
Bob Hope Airport Police Chief Ed Skvarna is getting a 4% pay raise this year following a unanimous vote on Monday by the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority.
The chief’s annual salary is now $168,730, according to a staff report.
| Feb 7, 2014
| 6:33 PM
A contentious Burbank City Council meeting Tuesday where residents continued to protest transitional and supportive housing in residential neighborhoods ended with city officials promising more community outreach and communication with state legislators...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 6:40 PM
The Burbank City Council will be meeting more frequently starting this month after not holding meetings several times last year, which some city officials said caused regular meetings to run past midnight.
In the 10 Tuesdays since Thanksgiving, the...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 6:49 PM
City officials this month denied allegations contained in a wrongful termination lawsuit filed by a former public works employee.
The employee, Dale Wagner, 61, sued the city in September for alleged age discrimination and retaliation, claiming that...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 7:04 PM
The former president of the Burbank police union filed a claim against the city last month alleging that he was retaliated against for disclosing — and refusing to participate in — illegal conduct by the department, including arrest quotas,...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 6:22 PM
Officials at Burbank Water and Power this week urged customers to be vigilant about saving water in the wake of Gov. Jerry Brown’s drought emergency declaration Friday, though the utility does not plan to implement mandatory conservation.
| Feb 15, 2014
| 1:51 PM
City officials will be installing a four-way stop sign at the intersection of Oak and Myers streets after requests from dozens of parents with children attending St. Finbar School in Burbank, who argued that the current two-way stop sign was unsafe for...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 5:14 PM
More than 1,000 entertainment industry workers gathered in Burbank on Saturday, launching a campaign to support an expansion of California's film and TV tax credit program.
The rally, organized by a coalition of entertainment industry unions, drew an...