| Aug 6, 2013
| 8:26 PM
A Las Vegas woman pleaded not guilty Tuesday to two felony counts after she allegedly was involved in a high-speed police pursuit that ended in Burbank Saturday after her vehicle crashed into 15 cars, according to California Highway Patrol.
| Aug 30, 2013
| 4:59 PM
The contentious saga surrounding the building of sidewalks on Screenland Drive concluded Tuesday with the City Council, in a 3-2 vote, approving the project despite a vocal push-back by local residents.
In March 2011, the Burbank City Council accepted a...
| May 10, 2013
| 2:21 PM
A seven-car pileup had drivers trapped on the northbound 5 Freeway in Santa Clarita on Friday afternoon, after a crash that authorities said began with a hit-and-run left four lanes of the roadway blocked for an hour.
California Highway Patrol officials...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 11:53 AM
A man was arrested in Burbank this weekend on suspicion of child endangerment after he allegedly led police on a brief chase with his 10-year-old niece in the car.
The car chase shut down the southbound Golden State (5) Freeway for 10 minutes early...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 1:49 PM
Detours and closures are en route for drivers on the Golden State (5) Freeway as the California Department of Transportation moves forward with its plan to install new carpool lanes.
Caltrans’ $57.8-million effort to construct new carpool lanes...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 8:39 AM
The Olive Avenue off-ramp for the northbound 5 Freeway in Burbank will be closed for 55 hours starting Oct. 29 as part of a project to add carpool lanes in both directions.
The $153-million project to add carpool lanes between the 134 Freeway and...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 10:51 AM
The northbound Golden State (5) Freeway will be closed overnight Monday at Lankershim Boulevard as crews continue work on new carpool lanes.
The closure will be in effect from 11 p.m. Monday to 5 a.m. Tuesday, according to the California Department of...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 3:05 PM
Seeking to capitalize on the lengthy construction projects on the San Diego (405) Freeway and Los Angeles International Airport, officials at Bob Hope Airport will soon launch a $150,000 marketing campaign touting the regional airfield’s...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 9:30 AM
The San Fernando Boulevard corridor is slated for a major revamp that city planners say will make it more attractive to pedestrians and boost real estate values.
The City Council on Tuesday approved a conceptual plan to revamp the corridor to accommodate...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 7:54 PM
As a rule, they don't make fire halls to host children's programming.
For almost 20 years, the Burbank Boys and Girls Club has made this arrangement work — a clever re-imagining of a vacant fire hall has provided an educational and social haven for...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 9:50 AM
Commuters going north of Burbank on the 5 Freeway will have to contend with a series of ramp closures this week as part of a major HOV lane construction project.
The California Department of Transportation has announced plans to close the ramps and...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 11:00 PM
Burbank will be getting more than $800,000 in federal grant assistance for pedestrian and traffic safety upgrades along the North San Fernando Boulevard corridor, where officials logged 89 collisions over a five-year period, one of them fatal.