| Dec 29, 2010
The year 2010 will perhaps be remembered most for its growing pains. Reforms at the Burbank Police Department have been ongoing while at the same time the web of legal action in and out of the department continues to ebb and flow.
A new $120-million...
| Dec 29, 2010
Burbank may have to pass on $125,000 in federal grant money if an earlier City Council decision to halt sidewalk construction on two blocks of Screenland Drive near Luther Middle School remains unchanged.
Following the outcry of nearly 90% of the...
| Jan 1, 2011
Burbank City Council has agreed to experiment with paperless agenda packets — with Councilman Dave Golonski as the guinea pig.
Originally suggested in September by Golonski, city officials returned with a number of suggestions and preliminary...
| Jan 11, 2011
| 10:23 AM
More than a decade of planning and fundraising came to a head Monday as elected officials and community leaders crowded John Burroughs High School Memorial Field to break ground on a long-awaited $12-million renovation of the site.
"It is a wonderful...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 5:23 PM
Housing applications for Veterans Village, a new affordable housing project expected to open in June, will be available from Tuesday through Nov. 26.
The project, located at 331 Salem St., is reserved for lower-income families with a preference for...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 5:44 PM
Tim Robbins? Check.
Jack Black? Check.
Street signs in Urdu? Check.
La Cañada Flintridge filming permit? Well…
Anyone traveling down Oak Grove Drive Thursday afternoon may have been puzzled by the appearance of a street sign in Urdu,...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 4:19 PM
Locals may soon be able to officially “like” the city of La Cañada Flintridge on Facebook, or respond to city tweets online through Twitter, as officials contemplate creating a social-media presence as part of a wider communications and...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 4:41 PM
City officials are assessing the possibility of holding City Council meetings throughout the city following a request by Mayor Zareh Sinanyan.
Although the council can't host actual council meetings like the ones at City Hall on Tuesdays, they can...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 10:24 AM
When Mary Boger adjourned the school board meeting Tuesday, she closed the chapter of her 12 years of service as a board member and many more years as a volunteer with the PTA.
On Tuesday, many parents, teachers and district staff honored Boger during...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 6:07 PM
Two of Glendale's elected city officials may go head to head in a race for the state Assembly’s 43rd District in 2016, both of them having created finance committees to possibly run for the post currently held by Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Silver...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 7:05 PM
On Wednesday morning, I had the opportunity to take part in an informal poverty caucus at the Glendale Adult Recreation Center. There, elected officials from Burbank and Glendale sat with leaders of numerous local nonprofits that deal with, among other...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, 818 readers. Today is Wednesday, August 6, 2014. Weather in the Glendale area is expected to reach a high of 85 degrees and a low of 63.
Your regional news headlines this morning:
- Burbank Police Sgt. Darin Ryburn, a third-generation...