| Feb 18, 2011
| 2:48 PM
Our Foothill Civitan friends have been keeping busy with different causes. After initiating three new members — Ann Marie Coppen, Muguet Fonteboa and Judy Torres — during their Awards and Installation in September, they have hit the floor...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 3:25 PM
Isn’t it about time the people of Burbank had a say in who our mayor will be?
If ever a time in our history screamed out to change the system, it is now, considering what we have to look forward to in 2011.
Once again some of the vindictive City...
| Jan 1, 2011
Everything happens for a reason, even an unexpected death.
Galo Ulloa — a 65-year-old motorcyclist who died when he collided with a big rig at Buena Vista Street and Burbank Boulevard Nov. 30 while passing through the intersection on his way to...
| Feb 1, 2011
| 5:00 PM
Eight Burbank families this week won the right to spend 500 hours building a house without pay, but when they finish, the houses will be theirs.
On Monday, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles teamed with Burbank officials to name those who...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 8:38 AM
The local real estate market stabilized more in 2010 than in recent years, but agents forecast continued struggles in 2011, especially with higher-priced homes.
The average price of a home in Glendale went up slightly in 2010, according to statistics...
| Feb 4, 2011
| 2:01 PM
Gypsy, a German shepherd mix who was brought to the Burbank Animal Shelter with an injured knee, earned her nickname “hero girl” after having to endure two more weeks of pain and a trip to an outside clinic for an X-ray.
But soon, others...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 8:02 PM
A low inventory of single-family homes is still making an impact on the local real estate market, resulting in multiple offers and buyers snatching up homes quickly while interest rates are low.
There were 135 single-family homes on the market last...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 3:57 PM
Home prices in Burbank continued their slide in December compared to the same period a year earlier, but agents said they're hopeful that 2012 would bring better market conditions.
The median price for a single-family home was $510,000 last month, down...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 3:41 PM
The real estate market in Burbank appears to be holding steady compared to the same time last year, according to the latest real estate figures.
There were 25 single-family homes sold in Burbank last month, edging down from 26 sold in January 2011,...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 6:51 PM
Walmart, the largest retailer in the world, has set its sights on Burbank.
Walmart Real Estate Business Trust last month acquired a 12-acre property that houses the Great Indoors store at the Empire Center, which is already home to a Target store and...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 3:11 PM
Police are searching for three armed men who after falsely identifying themselves as FBI agents, forced their way into a home and stole $20,000 in cash early Wednesday morning.
At about midnight Wednesday, the men — who police said wore ski masks...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 5:16 PM
With the 20-year period for replacing all-wood-shingle roofs with less fire-prone material nearing its Aug. 14, 2012, deadline, 128 homes have yet to make the transition.
The drumbeat to shore up the last of the holdouts is expected to get louder as...