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  • Donors cover ambulance bills for families of electrocution victims

    Donors cover ambulance bills for families of electrocution victims
    VALLEY VILLAGE -- Private donors have committed more than $10,000 to cover ambulance fees for the victims who were either injured or electrocuted as they tried to rescue a 19-year-old Glendale man who crashed into a fire hydrant and downed a power line,...
  • San Fernando Valley roundup: Donors raise $10k to cover victims' emergency fees, Winning Mega Millions ticket sold in Sherman Oaks

    San Fernando Valley roundup: Donors raise $10k to cover victims' emergency fees, Winning Mega Millions ticket sold in Sherman Oaks
    Good morning readers, today is Monday, September 3.  Private donors have raised more than $10,000 to cover ambulance fees for the victims who were either injured or electrocuted in last month’s Valley Village crash. Victims had been charged...
  • Community: Relay for Life sheds light on the fight against cancer

    Community: Relay for Life sheds light on the fight against cancer
    Burbank residents shined a light on the fight against all cancers with the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life, a 24-hour walk around Johnny Carson Park that began at 9 a.m. Saturday and ended at 9 a.m. Sunday. “We walk for 24 hours because...
  • Burbank girl with tumor, 6, raises more than $1,500 for cancer research

    Burbank girl with tumor, 6, raises more than $1,500 for cancer research
    Aleyna Doche stood behind jugs of pink and yellow lemonade on Saturday, filling cups for more than 150 friends, family and passersby all afternoon. In June, the 6-year-old was diagnosed with Wilms tumor, a form of pediatric kidney cancer. Her goal...
  • Girl, 6, gets cancer charity donation from Bob Hope Airport workers

    Girl, 6, gets cancer charity donation from Bob Hope Airport workers
    Police officials and other employees at Bob Hope Airport on Tuesday donated a combined $2,125 to a 6-year-old girl who -- having been diagnosed with a form of pediatric kidney cancer -- has been raising funds for cancer research. It all started with a...
  • Burb's Eye View: Bike Angels are thinking Christmas

    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...
  • Donors spare Colony Theatre from imminent closure by answering plea for help

    Donors spare Colony Theatre from imminent closure by answering plea for help
    Burbank’s Colony Theatre will not be closing its curtains this season after roughly 200 supporters answered the company’s plea for help and pulled together $50,000 in donations, operators said Tuesday. “It just flooded in — the...
  • Bob Hope Airport plans fundraiser for Superstorm Sandy relief efforts

    Bob Hope Airport plans fundraiser for Superstorm Sandy relief efforts
    Bob Hope Airport officials today announced plans to host a fundraiser to benefit Superstorm Sandy victims, many of whom are now dealing with the effects of a strong nor’easter. The winter storm blew in Wednesday, dumping snow and knocking power out...
  • Hospital guild hosts 'Breakfast at Tiffany's'

    Hospital guild hosts 'Breakfast at Tiffany's'
    La Providencia Guild of Children's Hospital Los Angeles conducted its annual meeting and breakfast at Burbank's Castaway banquet center on March 10. Chairwoman Sue Ann Gordon and her committee decorated the room with Audrey Hepburn's movie, “...
  • In Theory: Should Boy Scouts end ban on gays?

    The Boy Scouts of America has sent its members a survey as part of its ongoing debate over whether to repeal or continue its ban on gay members. Instead of asking for a simple yes or no, the questionnaire goes into depth on several topics, for example...
  • On the Town: Burbank City Council recognizes senior volunteers, Nickelodeon partners with schools

    Nickelodeon Animation Studios has formed a partnership with Muir Middle School to help get its media program running, said Carson Smith, human resources manager. Nickelodeon's media technology services team, under Director Boris Beaubien, worked with...
  • Fifties fun trumps fear of 13

    Fifties fun trumps fear of 13
    Friggatriskaidekaphobia is the fear of the 13th day of a month falling on a Friday — a day when the superstitious tend to avoid black cats. Well, if black cats were being avoided, Black Cows were being embraced as members, friends and supporters...