| Mar 18, 2014
| 7:27 PM
Burbank earned an A grade from the Los Angeles Conservancy recently for boosting its historic preservation efforts during the past few years by designating several homes as local landmarks and stepping up an outreach campaign.
It’s an improvement...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 4:12 PM
Costa Mesa firefighters extinguished a car fire in Ikea's busy parking lot Sunday afternoon, officials said.
Around 11 a.m., one fire engine and four firefighters were dispatched to the furniture store at Harbor Boulevard and South Coast Drive.
| Mar 4, 2014
| 7:25 AM
PARIS -- Chanel designer Karl Lagerfeld staged another one of his epic fashion extravaganzas Tuesday morning at Paris Fashion Week, transforming the Grand Palais into a Chanel-themed supermarket and stocking the aisles with Chanel-branded groceries....
| Mar 4, 2014
| 10:45 AM
Story time: Westminster Mall will host a family-friendly Book Blast from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday in its center court area. Kids will enjoy readings, giveaways and story-inspired activities. Families are invited to bring a new or gently used book to be...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 3:52 AM
Happy Freebie Friday!
We might be losing an hour with Day Light Saving time on Sunday when we move clocks ahead one hour at 2 a.m., but my long list will list will make up for it with savings at stores, restaurants and fun things to do. Oh, did I...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Did the three Burbank women who filed a lawsuit against Walmart ever file a lawsuit against IKEA, whose employees are also non-union? Or because IKEA’s very large store would also bring increased traffic? IKEA’s factory employees in Sweden...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 4:07 PM
One by one, they return home — my little Einsteins, my little bombardiers.
They circle the old homestead a couple of times, then drop their stuff in the garage and basement, unloading all the ordnance from their college days, including the Ikea...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Scandinavian cinema has made a big comeback on the world map and it hasn't gone unnoticed by French sellers. Indeed, most of the buzzed-about titles pitched at the work-in-progress presentation of Goteborg's Nordic Film Market were being sold by Gallic...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 3:02 PM
Every time we turn around, Hampden has a new restaurant.
The newest addition to the neighborhood's lineup is Souvlaki, a teeny tiny Greek spot that opened on the Avenue in mid-December. Owned by Dmitri and Elli Taramas (natives of Greece by way of New...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 6:02 AM
San Valentín está a la vuelta de la esquina y si echas a correr tu imaginación podrás encontrarte con más ideas divertidas que las flechas que pueda Cupido tener.
Una cena romántica, ir al cine, una tarjeta y una caja de chocolates... claro que llegan...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 3:17 PM
There is little effort being made to mitigate the negative impacts of the proposed new IKEA at 805 S. San Fernando Blvd. between Alameda and Verdugo. There are benefits to IKEA expanding in Burbank: jobs, sales tax revenue, recycling underutilized real...