| Sep 10, 2012
| 4:00 PM
Chicago, the city that brought us deep-dish pizza, Oprah and "da Bears," is also home to the nation's highest tax burden for travelers.
The lowest taxes imposed on travelers can be found in the Florida cities of Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers and West...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 2:50 PM
They have been playing together since they first learned to hit a softball or field a ground ball. Maybe that's why the So Cal Burbank Heartbreakers have been so successful as a team.
The 10-and-under girls' squad came through with a big effort in a...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 8:00 AM
The inside of 40 Love Café feels like a food court, the outside just the tiniest bit like Wimbledon courtside.
Within the Burbank Tennis Center, the café's interior is all large white floor tiles and pinkish walls, with the tables and white tubular...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 3:00 PM
I find it hilarious that the director of the Burbank Airport would complain about the fact that more people are dropping off passengers instead of using the parking structure.
As bureaucrats have a tendency to do, they raised the prices to make up for...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 12:04 PM
Walt Disney Co. unveiled the first computer rendering of its Shanghai Disney Resort at the company's annual meeting in Phoenix on Wednesday morning.
Disney Chairman and CEO Robert Iger told the gathering that the theme park would open at the end of...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 7:38 AM
NBCUniversal is addressing some concerns raised about its proposed $1.6-billion expansion by agreeing to fund traffic mitigation efforts in Burbank neighborhoods near the project and close a missing link in the Los Angeles River bike path.
| Feb 10, 2013
| 9:40 PM
Despite his team’s 31-point loss in its Santa Fe League finale, Bellarmine-Jefferson Coach Julian Andrade is quite confident that his team could have a lengthy postseason run ahead of it.
And after CIF Southern Section playoff pairings were...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 7:55 PM
Burroughs High girls’ soccer Coach Eddie Garcia knows a little something about his team’s first-round opponent in the CIF Southern Section Division III playoffs.
To be more specific, he coached a pair of players on the team that will be...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 7:10 PM
For the first time in at least five years, the number of passengers using Bob Hope Airport declined during the important November-December holiday travel season, according to data released this week.
Looking at a year-to-year comparison, the passenger...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 5:58 PM
Squeezed on all sides by chain shops and eateries in Burbank's Empire Center, Grain Lab is an independent island. The small eatery, which opened last month, has the minimal look of a hip chain, with a slightly industrial-meets-organic laboratory feel with...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 4:26 PM
Six months into her post as National Teacher of the Year, Rebecca Mieliwocki has traveled throughout California, to 11 states, and to Russia, China, Singapore and Japan.
“It’s been a whirlwind,” the Burbank Unified teacher said. “...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 2:47 PM
Family Service Agency supporters recognized City Manager Mike Flad for his commitment to the city he grew up in and his sense of humor during the annual Imagine a City Gala held at Providence High School on Nov. 3.
Flad has taken a job as city manager of...