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  • Mailbag: Metrolink could make some changes

    Your May 1 editorial "Few riders on Metrolink" hit the mark when it stated that attracting new riders has proved challenging to Metrolink. Ridership is down 13% on the Ventura County line, and 6% on the Antelope Valley line, the two routes that serve...
  • Burbank hosting South Korean sister city

    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...
  • Field trip to the rescue

    Field trip to the rescue
    The Aircraft Rescue Firefighting vehicle picked up speed and headed west in front of the Bob Hope Airport fire station Thursday morning while a crowd of youngsters waited patiently. Then, as it reached the group, it sprayed water over their heads,...
  • Editorial: A sea change is coming

    In just a few short years, Bob Hope Airport will go from being a bit haphazard to grown-up regional transit hub. With the $120-million transit center given the go-ahead earlier this week by the City Council, all that stands in the way of ground...
  • Small, classic treasures abound

    Small, classic treasures abound
    There is much to see in the Angeles Crest Art Guild's third annual art show at Towns Burr Gallery in Burbank. But the works fit well in the space available. The gallery has added central pillars to accommodate the many paintings, animation...
  • ACLU targets student fees

    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...
  • Intersections: Graves mark the consequences of war

    Intersections: Graves mark the consequences of war
    I’m walking in Arlington National Cemetery on the Sunday before Veteran’s Day. I can feel the weather changing seasons in real time, and within a few minutes, I have to put on my coat again as I make my way across the grounds. I haven’t...
  • Area tech firms boost perks to attract top talent

    Area tech firms boost perks to attract top talent
    How does an old-fashioned print-era company — formerly known as the Yellow Pages — attract top Westside talent to its offices in Glendale as it tries to remake itself as an online local search company? For those who live in hip parts L.A., the...
  • The Valley Line: Couple honored with Hathaway-Sycamores award

    The Valley Line: Couple honored with Hathaway-Sycamores award
    Triple-digit heat outside did not curb the enthusiasm that abounded in the Los Angeles Dodgers' Stadium Club on Tuesday, Sept. 16 when some 400 people turned out to honor George and Annsley Strong with the Hathaway-Sycamores' Celebrating Children Award....
  • Verdugo Views: Oakmont's Gold Gulch shined as a fundraiser

    Verdugo Views: Oakmont's Gold Gulch shined as a fundraiser
    Oakmont League, formed 75 years ago by the Oakmont Country Club, soon moved from being merely social and took on a philanthropic thrust, particularly during the war years. “Gold Gulch,” one of their first major fundraisers — and so...
  • Verdugo Views: The mystery of L.C. Brand's hunting lodge

    Verdugo Views: The mystery of L.C. Brand's hunting lodge
    We know a lot about L.C. Brand, who is often called the father of our city. A park, a library and our main street all bear his name. But the location of his summer getaway, a remote hunting lodge in the eastern Sierra Nevadas, has remained a mystery....
  • Stage Review: Enlightenment as history unfolds

     Stage Review: Enlightenment as history unfolds
    The mood is still euphoric among four campaign workers in the wee hours following the history-making 1973 election of Maynard Jackson as Atlanta’s first black mayor. But as post-campaign fatigue sets in, an unexpected arrival gives surfacing...