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  • Miracle Mile gunman shot victim in face, witness says

     
    Police have arrested a man accused of shooting another person on Wilshire Boulevard near La Brea Avenue. The suspect was apprehended about an hour ago, according to LAPD Sgt. Anthony Vasquez. Vasquez also said officers used only nonlethal force --......
  • 'The Wilderness Warrior' by Douglas Brinkley

    'The Wilderness Warrior' by Douglas Brinkley
    The Wilderness Warrior Theodore Roosevelt and the Crusade for America Douglas Brinkley Harper: 960 pp., $34.99 Reviewing several Roosevelt biographies in 1920, H.L. Mencken reported that he had found more "gush" than "sense." Douglas Brinkley's...
  • Local performances

    Edison Elementary School in Burbank is having its seventh annual Variety Show at 7 p.m. Feb. 25 and noon and 5 p.m. Feb. 26, in the auditorium, 2110 Chestnut St., Burbank. There are more than 90 students participating, and they have been rehearsing since...
  • Around Town

    TODAY The Armenian Relief Society will offer a community outreach program about stroke prevention with stroke and blood pressure screenings at 9:30 a.m., a lecture at 10:30 a.m. a panel discussion at 11:30 a.m. at Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave.,...
  • School bond in question

    City Councilman David Gordon on Tuesday called on school district officials to provide a complete financial account of a voter-approved $112.5-million bond to modernize Burbank Unified facilities. The city has agreed to jointly fund at least $14...
  • Around Town: Calendar

    WEDNESDAY Friends of the Burbank Public Library meets at 6:30 p.m. in the second floor auditorium, Central Library, 110 Glenoaks Blvd., Burbank. Call (818) 238-5551. Glendale Burbank Republican Assembly will meet at 6:30 p.m. at Clancy’s Crab...
  • And the winners are

    Summer is almost here, and most local high school athletes are finally getting some time to relax after an eventful 2090-10 school year. The year saw its share of remarkable achievements; successful teams and outstanding individuals who helped make the...
  • Mailbag: Get these athletic fields built now

    I was dismayed to read in the Burbank Leader that the new construction of the John Burroughs High School Memorial Stadium and athletic fields has been postponed once again ("Stadium still standing," June 2). This is the third time that this vitally...
  • Mailbag: Changing from the polluting norm

    It amazes me when I hear a few residents of Burbank whine about how they do not want to adopt change in their city ("Remove bike lanes from busy streets," June 12) because they don't want to be like other cities and like things the way they are. Things...
  • Cars, comedy make cash for causes

    Cars, comedy make cash for causes
    The all-day roar of classic cars transitioned into the roar of evening laughter on Sunday as two respective events were staged to raise funds for various local charities and the John Burroughs High School Football program. The day began as the Burbank...
  • Reunions

    John Burroughs John Burroughs High School Class of 1960 will have its 50th reunion on June 26 at Lakeside Country Club. For more information, call Linda Dickason Matsumoto at (818) 848-9400 or Sandy Habitz Wise at (818) 547-1717. Burbank High...