| Aug 13, 2013
| 9:26 PM
A loud but peaceful crowd flooded the Empire Center parking lot with vehicles Tuesday night for the impromptu "Krispy Kreme" meet, drawing more than 3,000 people and roughly 1,000 cars.
"I've seen families out here with their kids looking at the cars,"...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 7:53 AM
Roughly 1,000 vehicles flooded the Empire Center in Burbank on Tuesday night for a car “flash mob” organized through social media, snarling traffic as crowds swarmed the parking lot.
More than 20 police officers from Burbank, Glendale and...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 12:15 PM
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts in Burbank reported a 30% spike in sales Tuesday when compared to the same day last year, after more than 3,000 people flooded the Empire Center parking lot for a “flash mob” car meet organized through social media....
| Aug 15, 2013
| 8:57 AM
Police arrested five people at Tuesday’s car enthusiast “flash mob,” which drew more than 3,000 people – and roughly 1,000 vehicles – to the Empire Center in Burbank.
Three were arrested, cited and released for possessing...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 5:35 AM
Burbank police issued 88 citations during a car enthusiast "flash mob" Tuesday that attracted roughly 1,300 vehicles and thousands more spectators to the Empire Center parking lot.
Two vehicles were impounded after their drivers were cited for...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 3:19 PM
Home sale prices in Burbank continued to rise last month as the number of bank-owned and short-sale properties put on the market dropped dramatically from a year ago, according to local real estate statistics.
Last month Burbank saw only five...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 9:52 AM
Burger King is to begin selling a $1 "French Fry Burger" next week, as in French fries piled on top of a hamburger patty.
For all of you out there -- and you know who you are -- who already pile French fries on top of your burger, sorry. You cannot...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 10:44 AM
Fractured Prune Doughnuts, the Ocean City phenomenon known for hand-dipped doughnuts made-to-order with a choice of glazes, toppings and sugar, is going national.
A new owner plans to spread the concept across the United States and open 50 new...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 2:22 PM
The Rainforest Action Network, an organization that campaigns for the world's rain forests, is on a mission to rid your snack food of what it calls "conflict palm oil." And it's naming some of America's most popular snack food companies, including Pepsi,...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 5:15 AM
On Thursday, Krispy Kreme is offering a free doughnut to anyone who visits a participating store and talks like a pirate.
Customers who are fully dressed in pirate attire will receive a dozen glazed doughnuts for free.
There are Krispy Kreme stores in...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 12:54 PM
Talk Like a Pirate Day is Thursday, so brush up on your "Ahoy, Mateys!" and bust out the bandanas and eye patches.
Yes, landlubbers, Talk Like A Pirate Day is a real holiday with a backstory, according to TalkLikeAPirate.com.
Legend has it that Talk...