| Jul 8, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Sunday, July 8, 2012. If you're planning on driving down the 405 this morning, prepare for delays as a main San Fernando Valley artery will be closed from 5:30 until 11 a.m.
Motorists will be unable to get on the...
| May 27, 2012
| 12:23 PM
A bill that would extend the state’s film and television tax credit program is headed to the Assembly Appropriations Committee after having unanimously passed the Assembly Revenue and Taxation Committee.
The measure, AB 2026, was introduced by...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 3:44 PM
As this season of year-end celebrations continues, the spirit of giving, community and friendship prove to be in good shape and of good cheer.
An early Christmas gift arrived at the Burbank YMCA’s Child Development Center (CDC) as board members...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 7:00 AM
It’s going to be a fun-filled year ahead as we try to figure out where we are going as a country, as a state and as local communities.
If we’ve seen any lesson thus far, even with the early Iowa Republican Caucus, every vote counts. In Iowa,...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 10:31 AM
Helena David of Burbank has been picking fruit and donating it to the needy for more than a year. This week, Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Silver Lake) picked her for a special state recognition.
David was selected as the 43rd Assembly District's “...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 7:36 PM
In Assembly Bill 2540, Burbank Assemblyman Mike Gatto has proposed introducing sales taxes for specified services. The specified services tend to be consumed by individuals with higher incomes and include, among other things, yacht and boat repair,...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 5:38 PM
Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Silver Lake) joined two other state lawmakers to introduce a measure that would begin the process of nullifying the U.S. Supreme Court's controversial decision that created “super PACs,” which have flooded unlimited...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 3:30 PM
Late entries by Republican candidates have made local state Senate and Assembly races competitive for Democratic incumbents.
But if money is the marker for political power, the conservatives face an uphill battle.
State Sen. Carol Liu (D-La Cañada...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 2:22 PM
The recent grand opening of Story Tavern on San Fernando Boulevard stirred a lot of memories for Les Rosenberg, former owner of Photo Art Shop that was located down the block.
Rosenberg grew up in town and is a member of the Burbank Historical Society...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, locals. Today is Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. Temperatures today are expected to reach a high of 79 and a low of 66 degrees in the Glendale area today, with a chance of drizzle during the day and patchy fog at night.
Headlines from the area:...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 6:50 PM
David Dowell likes living in Glendale. He likes eating at local restaurants with his wife, a school teacher. He likes riding his bike to work about 5.5 miles from his home.
In short, Dowell loves living and working in California, he said. But if he has...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 9:35 AM
Two pieces of legislation that seek to reduce the number of hit-and-runs in the state are headed to Gov. Jerry Brown's desk after passing in both the Assembly and Senate.
Both bills were introduced by Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Silver Lake).