| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:06 PM
More youngsters will get the chance to join in educational — and fun — activities at the Boys & Girls Club, thanks to a tapping party at Gordon Biersch.
The club provides after-school and summer programs for boys and girls ages 6 to 18 in...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:04 PM
The Burbank Emblem Club gathered for its annual summer luncheon and fashion show earlier this month.
Staged under the theme "Lazy Daze of Summer" at the Elks Lodge on Hollywood Way, club members and guests were welcomed by the event's chairwoman, Elaine...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 4:36 PM
We live, work and play in a wonderful community. This thought was brought home to me over the holidays when Burbank “adopted” more than 550 families for whom our community provided food for a holiday dinner and gifts for the whole family.
| Dec 3, 2013
| 3:18 PM
The bell-ringing competition is on!
Service club members will be stationed at Salvation Army red kettles in front of stores throughout the city encouraging large donations to the organization during the holidays. The club that raises the most earns the...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 3:23 PM
The Van Bloem Singers are completing their 20th season, having performed more than 600 shows for service clubs, retiree groups, volunteer organizations, charitable organizations and senior residences. New singers are always welcome.
| Dec 13, 2013
| 3:11 PM
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More than 140 new and refurbished bikes were donated to local charities Friday on behalf of a growing team of local volunteers and city employees known as the Burbank Bike Angels.
The team of...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 7:30 PM
Whenever I hear a Broadway song, I think of my favorite volunteer, Elaine Paonessa. She is musical director of the Van Bloem Singers, a group that does more than 30 shows a year at service clubs, volunteer organizations, church groups, senior residences...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 2:58 PM
The Assistance League of Glendale hosts a “Christmas in July” sale from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. today, Friday and Saturday at the Assistance League Thrift Alley, 314 E. Harvard St., Glendale. There will be ornaments, books, jewelry, crafts, formal...