| Oct 24, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, readers! Today is Wednesday, October 24. Prepare for traffic on your commute home tonight. President Obama is heading to Burbank during rush hour.
He will make his fifth appearance on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno." Burbank Leader...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 12:50 PM
Sixty-five years ago this month, President Truman delivered the first televised White House address, England’s then-Princess Elizabeth was preparing for her wedding to Prince Phillip, and the New York Yankees defeated the Brooklyn Dodgers in the...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 7:41 PM
More than 40 traffic intersections were closed down in Burbank on Wednesday for President Obama's visit to NBC Studios to appear on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.”
Dozens of officers from the Burbank, Alhambra and Pasadena police...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Saturday, August 18. President Obama is giving young immigrants a two-year break from deportation, but does that mean they qualify for a driver's license?
On Friday, DMV reps said they are still reviewing the issue. L.A....
| Aug 21, 2012
| 3:43 PM
With the new school year just around the corner, parents’ attention is turning to school clothes, supplies and lunches. Yes, school lunches.
Traditionally, USDA had used the National School Lunch Program as a dumping ground for surplus meat and...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 3:51 PM
This weekend's opening of “The Dark Knight Rises” was tragically marred early Friday by a shooting in an Aurora, Colo., movie theater in which a gunman killed at least 12 people and wounded 59 others.
In response to the tragedy, a gala...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 11:49 AM
Voters lined up at 6:30 a.m. Tuesday in Woodland Hills, where several precincts were combined in a large meeting room at the 53-year-old St. Luke's Lutheran Church on Comercio Way.
"I was fourth in line, maybe fifth," said Morton Roberts, 46, a...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 6:55 PM
The 43rd Assembly District is fortunate to have reelected Assemblymember Mike Gatto (60.46% to 39.54% for Krikorian). A larger percentage of voters cast votes for Gatto than the percentage of Californians who voted to reelect President Obama (59.1%). This...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 10:46 AM
This past week proved to be historic for women, both at the ballot box and on the ballot.
Representing 53% of the electorate in last Tuesday's election, the female vote proved to be decisive in reelecting President Obama to a second term, as well as...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 2:50 PM
With his recent reelection, President Obama has won the power to pardon more turkeys on Thanksgiving. But so does every one of us, by choosing a nonviolent Thanksgiving observance that gives thanks for our good fortune, health, and happiness with a life-...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 10:40 AM
César Chávez believed that power resides not in the few, but in the many. With shared sacrifice and effort, no challenge is too great and no obstacle too high.
He taught a generation of Latinos and other Americans that each of us had the skills and...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 1:48 PM
Reforming America's immigration laws to allow undocumented immigrants to apply for citizenship has long been seen as a cause championed by liberals.
But now a group that's not exactly known for liberal ideas has joined the call to relax immigration...