| Jun 21, 2013
| 2:10 PM
More than a thousand workers were killed in Bangladesh when a building used as a garment factory collapsed. It's alleged that a factory in China making products for Apple has nets installed to stop people leaping to their deaths after 18 suicides there....
| Dec 10, 2012
| 3:12 PM
You'd expect Burbank to beat out Las Vegas in terms of having higher standards of living, lower crime rates or being more family friendly. But having a more robust nightlife?
According to the event-listing website, Eventful, Burbank beat out the Sin...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 8:23 PM
Jack Rogo is tough. He's funny. He gets to the point when he's talking to you. And when he begins the story about having breakfast in Pearl Harbor the day it was bombed, he launches into a cadence that years of practice provide.
He's the guy you want...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 4:13 PM
The 10 electrical linemen from Burbank Water and Power who have been assisting with power restoration and relief efforts in New York City have returned “cold, tired and full of stories,” the city announced Tuesday.
The men were part of a...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 9:06 PM
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Clear Channel's Internet-radio division, iHeartRadio, has signed on for 20,000 square feet in The Burbank Studios on a 10-year lease reportedly worth between $5 million and $7 million, according...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 3:12 PM
Bob Hope Airport officials approved additional parking rate increases this week to tackle steady revenue drops caused by declining passenger activity that’s expected to be exacerbated by JetBlue’s decision to eliminate all daytime flights at...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 12:15 PM
The city of Burbank has come in for some serious dissing since news broke that "The Tonight Show" may leave NBC studios at Olive and Alameda avenues in search of an edgier, fresher vibe in New York City.
The old "Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In" slam...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 3:10 PM
Reaction to NBC's confirmation that Jimmy Fallon will be taking over at "The Tonight Show" -- along with the added whammy that production will move to New York City -- generated a wave of reaction among fans and non-fans alike on Twitter.
| Apr 6, 2013
| 5:09 PM
Burbank on Parade was the best place to be Saturday for those who love to people-watch.
Where else could one see Rep. Adam Schiff and Ronald McDonald at the same event?
City officials like Mayor Dave Golonski and school district VIPs, led by...
| Oct 27, 2012
| 5:47 PM
The fierce battle between Democratic Reps. Howard Berman and Brad Sherman for a San Fernando Valley congressional seat has surpassed the $13-million mark for spending, making it among the costliest House races in the country, according to new campaign...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 11:02 AM
Jet Blue canceled two New York-bound flights from Bob Hope Airport on Monday as Hurricane Sandy pummeled the Eastern Seaboard.
Flight 350 and 358 to John F. Kennedy International Airport were canceled, as were flights 355 and 359 coming out of New York,...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 3:26 PM
Burbank is not just sitting back and letting NBC move its signature tourist attraction back to New York City after 40 years. It’s fighting back.
“I am going on an hunger strike,” Burbank Mayor Dave Golonski said this afternoon. “...