| Aug 21, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Tuesday, August 21. A big rig crash on I-5 snarled traffic for hours in Burbank on Monday.
The early-morning crash on northbound Interstate 5 near the Scott Road exit resulted in the closure of three lanes as officials...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 5:32 PM
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,...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 7:00 AM
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...
| May 15, 2012
| 5:51 PM
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...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 11:40 AM
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.
| Oct 24, 2012
| 11:16 AM
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...
| 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...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 6:47 PM
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...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 1:26 PM
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...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 1:15 PM
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, “...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 2:12 PM
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...
| Aug 18, 2010
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...