| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jun 9, 2011
| 4:00 PM
The Burbank Community YMCA offers Kettle Bell, Zumba and Ripped classes beginning today for members and non-members alike. Call (818) 845-8551, Ext. 553.
Jazzercise classes are held every Tuesday and Thursday at 6:15 p.m....
| 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...
| 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...
| 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.
| Jun 26, 2012
| 5:26 PM
New officers and a large donation were on the agenda when the Providence St. Joseph Medical Center Guild met for the annual Recognition and Installation Tea at Lakeside Golf Club on June 13.
President Kathleen Marsden wrapped up her year by presenting...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 6:37 PM
While summer officially arrived on June 20, most folks don't really get into the swing of the season until today. There's just something about the Fourth of July, with its celebrations, family get-togethers and barbecues that says summer is here!