| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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.
| 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...