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  • Burb's Eye View: Better charity through music and pancakes

    In the back corner of the John Burroughs High School courtyard, about as far as you can get from the stage and still keep an ear on the action, Connie Trimble packed up the last of her cooking utensils. On that stage all Saturday morning, the varied...
  • They're red-y for some football

    They're red-y for some football
    While the foliage of Burbank does little to colorfully announce the arrival of fall, Johnny Carson Park was ablaze in vivid red as the John Burroughs High School Arrowhead Club presented their 24th annual car show this past Sunday. This yearly event,...
  • Students protest graduation site

    Students protest graduation site
    A $12.7-million renovation of Memorial Field has ignited a debate about where John Burroughs High School will host its May graduation, with administrators arguing that the facility needs to be protected and students calling for a return to the traditional...
  • District may end Crescenta Valley's open lunch

    District may end Crescenta Valley's open lunch
    High numbers of drug-related expulsions, traffic accidents and absences have prompted a review of Crescenta Valley High School’s open lunch policy, officials said this week. The La Crescenta campus is the only Glendale Unified high school that...
  • Teachers, district hit wall in contract negotiations

    Teachers, district hit wall in contract negotiations
    Burbank teachers took to city streets Thursday to demand that school district officials return to the bargaining table to finalize the terms of a new contract. Burbank Unified and the Burbank Teachers Assn. have been locked in negotiations for months,...
  • Stringing music together

    Stringing music together
    After its summer hiatus, the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra is back in business for the season, and Burbank musician Julie Gigante says she’s happy to return. A violinist with the orchestra since 1986, Gigante put it simply: “We love it. It&...
  • Burbank Unified teacher earns top state recognition

    Burbank Unified teacher earns top state recognition
    Rebecca Mieliwocki, an English teacher at Luther Burbank Middle School, is one of California’s 2011 Teachers of the Year and will advance to the national competition, focusing a statewide spotlight on Burbank Unified. Mieliwocki said she found...
  • $15,000 worth of guitars donated to Burbank schools

    $15,000 worth of guitars donated to Burbank schools
    More than 40 brand new guitars and 40 brand new cables have been donated to Burbank schools. The donation—from the Traveling Guitar Foundation, ESP Guitars and Mogami Cable—will be going to four instrumental programs at Burbank High School,...
  • Community: BCR's music room gets new look

    Community: BCR's music room gets new look
    Apartnership between a community leadership group and BCR “a place to grow” has resulted in a spiffy renovation of BCR's music and exercise room. Thirteen participants in the Burbank Neighborhood Leadership Program raised funds to complete...
  • Community: School math teams multiply their medals

    Community: School math teams multiply their medals
    Three of Burbank's five math teams received medals after competing in the Mathematics Field Day on June 2 at Wilson Middle School in Glendale. They will be honored during the Burbank Unified School District board meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday at Burbank City...
  • Service Clubs: mayor's cup golf tournament and outstanding educators

    Service Clubs: mayor's cup golf tournament and outstanding educators
    Burbank Sunrise Kiwanis The 15th Annual Mayors’ Cup Golf Tournament hosted by the Burbank Sunrise Kiwanis was held on April 27 and it went very well.  Former and current city of Burbank Mayors and all their golf playing friends, as well as our...