| Jan 3, 2014
| 5:37 PM
Golfers can expect a new restaurant menu and synergy between golf and food operations at DeBell Golf Club next week with the Canyon Grille, the club’s new eatery, slated to open for breakfast and lunch on Friday.
Tom Shayman, 17-year owner and...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 2:44 PM
As the summer draws to a close, it means it's time for the players of the Burroughs High and Burbank girls' golf teams to take to the course and represent their schools for another season.
Last season, both Burbank and Burroughs featured squads that had...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Richard Nixon's helicopter once landed on the back lawn so the president could play a round at the nearby Lakeside Golf Club. Lucille Ball and Jack Benny drank and gossiped at the holiday parties in the living room. And the homeowner, Bob Hope, tried...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 4:44 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level:
Emily Tubert (Burroughs High, 2010) senior, Arkansas University women's golf: The former Burbank Leader Female Athlete of the Year and All-Area Player of the Year won a tournament in...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 2:02 PM
Starting in January, DeBell Golf Club will operate under a new management structure, relieving the city of day-to-day responsibilities, but the city-owned club is still grappling with a $600,000 backlog of capital improvements it cannot afford to make....
| Nov 5, 2013
| 2:28 PM
Re: “DeBell Golf Club tries a new course,” Oct. 26. In the years the Burbank City Council has propped up DeBell Golf Club (currently totaling $3.1 million in loans) it has simultaneously reduced or eliminated services and programs benefiting a...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Re: “DeBell loans are a drain on other services,” Mailbag, Nov. 6. I knew as soon as the Leader ran the article about the city of Burbank leasing DeBell Golf Club to Scott Scollazzo, we would again hear from Molly Shore.
Her desire to rid...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 5:09 PM
The city-owned DeBell Golf Club saw a 13.4%, or $22,221, spike in operating revenue in July compared to the same period last year, officials reported this week.
The uptick, which comes a year after the city authorized a $2-million bailout, half of...
| May 3, 2013
| 12:54 PM
Burbank City Council members and city management personnel continue to insist that the money-losing DeBell Golf Club will one day become solvent (“DeBell is given another reprieve by council,” April 27).
When this might happen they do not...
| May 6, 2013
| 8:39 PM
It was a struggle for the Burroughs High and Burbank boys' golf teams Monday in the first round of CIF Southern Section play.
Neither team was able to qualify out of the CIF Southern Section Northern Team Divisional at Soule Park Golf Club in Ojai....
| Jun 20, 2013
| 2:40 PM
Golf offer to reader
Molly Shore alleges in a letter to the editor ("Low-income programs and the chopping block," Mailbag, June 19) that golfers who play at DeBell golf course are "fat cats up on the hill." That is a surprise to the many members of...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 2:51 PM
This may not be a popular opinion in an environment of budget cuts and a weak economy, but I have to support the City Council for their efforts to save DeBell Public Golf Course, and I don't even play golf.
When I moved to Burbank years ago, the...