| Feb 7, 2014
| 6:47 PM
The Burbank Assn. of Realtors Community Service Foundation held its inaugural bike drive recently and collected 100 bicycles and $1,000 over the span of three hours.
The bikes were given to the Bike Angels, a volunteer group of city employees and...
| May 27, 2014
| 1:43 PM
I am a regular customer of the Salvation Army store on San Fernando Road in Glendale. I would like to know why — in the sweltering heat — the employees (and customers, for that matter) do not enjoy the benefit of air conditioning? This store...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 2:45 PM
For the past 34 years, it has been a "sure-thing" bet for numerous local charitable organizations as well as community event and program facilitators that the members of the Foothill Civitan Club of Burbank could be counted on for financial support....
| Aug 19, 2014
| 4:16 PM
The doors of local schools are once again open, and plans are being finalized for Labor Day get-a-ways and gatherings, which, in Burbank, are annual signs that it is time for the Burbank Emblem Club to stage one last summer fundraiser.
| Aug 12, 2014
| 5:32 PM
The Burbank Sunrise Kiwanis Club has been busy making donations to local charities over the last three months. Each year, the club donates between $25,000 to $30,000 to community charities.
One of the donations, in the amount of $25,000, was presented to...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 8:28 PM
Volunteers teamed up with kids Tuesday morning in Burbank and Glendale to help them buy new shoes, clothes and supplies for school at Target.
The fourth annual shopping spree at the Empire Center was part of a partnership between Target and the Salvation...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 5:24 PM
The 2013 Leadership Burbank Class is planning a comedy night to raise funds for its community project, “31 Violins”, a program to expand instrumental music instruction to Burbank’s elementary schools.
The event, “Laughs for...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, readers! Today is Sunday, October 21. Knitting still has a place in 2012.
A group in Studio City still enjoys making things by hand. La Knitterie Parisienne even offers classes to those who don't know how to turn a ball of yarn into a...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 9:36 AM
The Burbank Bike Angels, a group of volunteers who restore bicycles for needy youth in the community, delivered close to 150 bikes to the Salvation Army on Monday.
Lt. Kari Rudd of the Salvation Army Burbank Corps Community Center said it is the third...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 2:39 PM
Hoping for a gift in this season of giving, about 30 needy people, mostly women, waited patiently for the doors to open at the Salvation Army near downtown Burbank Thursday morning.
Ana and Tony Tamayo of North Hollywood said they heard about the...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 2:19 PM
I recently had the opportunity to meet the new 2011-2012 President of the Burbank Sunrise Rotary Club, Mr. Rodney Gregson and we had a very pleasant chat. He is a fairly new member of the club and is very excited about all the opportunities available...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 12:27 PM
Several local shops on Friday took part in National Donut Day — a celebration of the origins of that sugary, deep-fried bread that taunts dieters.
National Donut Day dates back to the Great Depression when the Salvation Army started it as a...