| Jun 30, 2010
WEST BURBANK – South Korean university freshman Hwi Ryeong Kim was still recovering from her long-distance flight but insisted she didn't feel tired because being in Burbank was too exciting.
The 21-year-old was one of 10 Korean students enjoying...
| 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...
| Jul 7, 2010
| 12:06 AM
Thousands of people filed into the Starlight Bowl on Sunday night to hear some live music, watch some fireworks and relax with family and friends.
The event was called a "Salute to the Soul of America" and marked the beginning of the Starlight Bowl's...
| Jan 22, 2011
The family of a student who had a sexual affair with Burbank Unified middle school teacher Amy Beck has filed a lawsuit against her husband, a Los Angeles police officer, claiming he threatened to kill the teenager with his department-issued gun.
| Aug 18, 2010
Family and friends toasted guitar legend Randy Rhoads on Sunday during a release party for a Cabernet Sauvignon that bears his name.
Rhoads was the lead guitarist for Ozzy Osbourne and Quiet Riot before he was killed in a plane crash while on tour...
| Sep 1, 2010
Emancipated foster youth will soon have a second home to move to under a $1.92-million project recently approved by the City Council, although it will only serve up to nine clients at a time.
The transitional housing facility, to be operated through a...
| Jul 28, 2010
| 3:47 PM
Burbank officials last year missed a game-changing opportunity to improve the lives of the city's most vulnerable residents, but fortunately opportunity sometimes knocks twice.
In order to better understand our homeless population and how to address...
| Sep 4, 2010
Local comedians will cast out their best shtick during grand opening shows Sept. 9 to 11 at the Flappers Comedy Club.
The grand opening evening shows will be emceed by Samuel J. Comroe.
Comroe plays up his Tourette's syndrome that, he said, inspires...
| Sep 8, 2010
You just don't get a juicier slice of Americana than hearing roaring engines compete with classic rock 'n' roll through a haze of grilling burger smoke. Burbankers, along with surrounding area residents, were recently treated to just such a heaping...
| Sep 14, 2010
| 9:17 PM
A practice of charging students for travel and other extracurricular expenses might end, Burbank Unified officials said.
The ACLU of Southern California called those tactics discriminatory and unlawful pay-to-play policies in a lawsuit involving...
| Aug 11, 2010
It's no secret that foster kids have it tough.
First, they are victims of abuse or neglect by the people who are supposed to care about them most. Then they have to leave behind everything they've ever known — home is home, even if it's a bad...
| Sep 21, 2010
| 7:13 PM
Struggling families have more housing options after city officials this week reserved 38 more apartments for low-income residents.
The City Council, acting in its dual role as a Redevelopment Agency, voted to increase the number of units available to...