| Jan 14, 2014
| 7:16 PM
Burbank Unified Supt. Jan Britz could potentially receive a $15,000 raise if the school board approves it while discussing her contract on Thursday.
Britz, who replaced former superintendent Stan Carrizosa, took the helm of the district in July 2012....
| Jan 15, 2014
| 9:56 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Handybook, which bills itself as the “Uber for household services,” is buying Exec, a San Francisco startup that lets people book house cleaners from a mobile app.
The acquisition signals what could be the start of a shake-...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 1:37 PM
Two break-ins were reported to Burbank police Wednesday, one at a cellphone store and another at a hillside home, police said.
Just before 5 a.m., police responded to an alarm that had sounded at ATM Wireless, located in the 400 block of North...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 4:22 PM
The Burbank Unified School Board decided to postpone a discussion Thursday night about whether to give its top administrator a $15,000 raise.
Burbank Unified Supt. Jan Britz requested to pull the item at the start of the meeting. The proposal would have...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 3:44 PM
The first time Lindsay Fitch-Alexander-Alexander heard about professional organizing, she thought, "Wouldn't that be the best thing ever?" Several years and many piles of paper later, the Catonsville pediatrician and mother of two hired Mary Cate...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 2:55 PM
The time is now to resolve the Empire Center Walmart issue. Opponents discuss increased traffic around the center and at the busy Burbank Boulevard/Victory intersection. There is a retail location that will open in the next year or so that has ample...
| Jan 23, 2014
So many delicious options hit you as soon as you walk into Maison Mathis that it's hard to know where to go first – the truffle case, baked goods or straight to the waffle counter? Behind the four large windows facing Elm Street in New Haven is a...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 3:42 PM
La compañía sueca IKEA está lista para abrir una segunda tienda en el sur de Florida, esta vez en el condado Miami-Dade, y está buscando 350 nuevos empleados. Se prevé que la sucursal abra sus puertas en el verano, en cercanías del centro comercial...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 5:00 AM
After a tedious car trip along Interstate 5's fabled Grapevine stretching north through the Tehachapi Mountains, nothing seems more welcome at times than the oasis of ready food and hot coffee brewing. Soon, you can do some serious shopping too.
| Nov 11, 2013
| 12:29 PM
Fashion doesn't just repeat itself, it recycles.
It also re-claimes and re-fashions at the Young At Art's 8th Annual Recycled Fashion Show Friday, Nov. 15 at the Museum (751 S.W. 121 Avenue in Davie).
This year's theme is "Superheroes: Restyled," so...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 2:57 PM
SACRAMENTO -- The state Fair Political Practices Commission on Thursday approved $60,000 in fines against former California Senate Majority Leader Dean Florez for violations that include using $26,541 in campaign funds for his personal benefit to buy...