| Dec 18, 2010
City employees spent the past several weeks at the Burbank Recycle Center using some elbow grease on a stack of nearly 80 bicycles to distribute as gifts to needy families.
In preparation of the Burbank Salvation Army Toy and Food Distribution on Dec....
| Apr 15, 2011
| 10:04 PM
There is a philosophy in the Tubert family that all of its members live by: "This is your journey, and what do you want to do with it?"
Following that credo, father Marcelo has become a successful actor and voice-over artist and mother Lori is a...
| Apr 24, 2011
The resounding answer was "Yes!" when Miss Burbank Ashley Karp asked hundreds of children if they were ready to hunt for Easter eggs.
More than 1,000 parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles and children descended Saturday morning on McCambridge Park for...
| Dec 14, 2010
| 7:46 PM
Members of the Burbank Sunrise Rotary welcomed fellow Rotarians from surrounding districts as they hosted this year's Rotary District Foundation luncheon at the Castaway Restaurant this past week.
Co-chaired by Sheri Polak and Suzanne Cox, members and...
| Dec 29, 2010
Creating a winter wonderland in their front yard is a family project for the Fagnani family.
Eight-year-old Michael Fagnani helps his dad, Troy, decide where all the elements will go.
"My son gets into it quite a bit," said Troy Fagnani. "It's quite a...
| Dec 8, 2010
Burbank's Coordinating Council is appealing for more volunteer support and donations as they try to bridge a food basket shortage before Christmas.
Roughly 500 families with children in Burbank schools have applied to receive a holiday basket from the...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 5:34 PM
Recently there have been a number of letters regarding the closure of the Verdugo Park swimming pool (“There is no bonus to bonus payouts,” July 6). I thought it might be helpful to clarify the reason for this temporary closure.
| Jun 19, 2011
| 10:14 AM
Two recent fundraisers, respectively staged by Family Promise of the East San Fernando Valley and the Burbank Arts for All Foundation, brought thousands of Burbankers out to show their compassion for families in need and to support art education in...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 3:14 PM
The Burbank Coordinating Council plans to hold a food and item drive Saturday outside every grocery store and CVS Pharmacy in the city.
It is the council’s 65th year serving Burbank’s neediest menresidents during the holidays. Janet Diel,...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 4:42 PM
When you’re trying to heal, you don’t always think about how the healing happens, or the forms it takes. You just want it done so the pain stops and you can return to whatever normal used to feel like.
Throughout the chapel at Valley...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 2:13 PM
Hundreds of volunteers participated in a long-standing tradition Saturday to provide holiday baskets and gifts to families in need during the holidays.
Burbank firefighters, one of many groups involved in the Coordinating Council’s Holiday...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 8:08 PM
While this past week saw millions of Americans wishing, hoping and praying for those magical numbers that would result in their collecting a $656-million lottery prize, one of the more realistic and sustained wishes, hopes and prayers is that every family...