| Nov 29, 2011
| 4:38 PM
On Nov. 21, a Salvation Army brass ensemble played Christmas music for shoppers while they placed their donations in the familiar Red Kettle at the Pavilions market in Burbank.
Ensemble members were Judy Smith, Sharon Gregg, Major Doug Peacock, Bob...
| 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...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 2:30 PM
Burbank Emblem Club #86 held its annual fashion show and luncheon, “Fall Fashions” on Oct. 15 at the Burbank Elks Lodge.
“My Fair Lady” of Tarzana provided fashions and guests enjoyed cocktails and tri-tip for lunch.
| Nov 21, 2011
| 11:37 AM
Salvation Army Burbank kicked off its ubiquitous red kettle fundraising campaign Monday, with organizers hoping to do far better than last year, when donations came in well below expectations.
This year, the local Salvation Army wants to raise $70,000 to...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 3:57 PM
More than 150 refurbished bicycles were donated to the Salvation Army on Tuesday by the Burbank Bike Angels, a group of 50 city employees and residents who have been greasing chains, brushing up rusty metal and fixing flat tires for more than three...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 2:33 PM
Burbank Sunrise Kiwanis is the host of the annual Mayors Cup Charity Golf Tournament each spring. All proceeds from this golf tournament are donated back to the community.
One of the recipients is the Family Service Agency, and recently Executive...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 2:54 PM
Just as Santa’s elves have to work all year to make their quota on Dec. 24, Burbank’s Bike Angels are already busy attempting to double their goal for delivering bicycles to kids this Christmas.
In 2008, the Salvation Army placed an angel...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 3:38 PM
The Bike Angels are collecting bicycles and tricycles for children aged 2 to 17 at the Burbank Town Center this weekend.
All bikes will be restored by the Bike Angels and donated to low-income kids through the Salvation Army's Angel Tree Program.