| Jul 22, 2014
| 2:45 PM
For the past 34 years, it has been a "sure-thing" bet for numerous local charitable organizations as well as community event and program facilitators that the members of the Foothill Civitan Club of Burbank could be counted on for financial support....
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:55 AM
BURBANK — The Jensen-Schmidt Tennis Academy for Special Needs Individuals has almost become synonyms with the Burbank Tennis Center.
While the facility had been around for 17 years, the event for special needs athletes has been going strong for...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 2:17 PM
If I’ve learned anything over the last three years writing in Burbank, it’s that there is never a shortage of ways people can help their community.
There’s also no shortage of groups to facilitate the work. You have Rotary, two...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Some participants in this Saturday's Burbank On Parade pay homage to films and TV shows of the past in their depictions of the theme “Burbank — City of the Future.”
The parade will kick off at 11 a.m. and travel east along Olive...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 11:12 AM
Deloreans, the Jetsons and remote-controlled robots were a few of the glimpses into the future featured in the 33rd annual Burbank on Parade, which took place Saturday morning along Olive Avenue.
The marching bands were a hit among several spectators who...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 5:00 PM
The Burbank chapter of National Charity League will host a Casino Night on Saturday at the Castaway restaurant to benefit the Burbank Temporary Aid Center, Burbank Family Service Agency, Kid’s Community Dental Clinic of Burbank and BCR “a...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 5:29 PM
Members of the Burbank Civitan Club once again rolled out the green carpet to members, guests and local dignitaries as they staged their annual St. Patrick's Day Champagne Brunch at the Burbank Holiday Inn this past Sunday.
More than 150 Civitans,...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 4:03 PM
BCR “a place to grow” is celebrating its golden anniversary, having started as the Burbank Center for the Retarded in 1963. The center's staff and clients wished a fond farewell in June to retiring executive director Lonna Dunson, who took...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 2:11 PM
Fans of secondhand shopping found holiday decor and other treasures at bargain prices during the La Providencia Guild Christmas in July Sale at the Children's Hospital Thrift Shop.
A benefactor getting ready to downsize recently donated her household...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 4:36 PM
We live, work and play in a wonderful community. This thought was brought home to me over the holidays when Burbank “adopted” more than 550 families for whom our community provided food for a holiday dinner and gifts for the whole family.
| Sep 25, 2013
| 10:32 AM
Burbank Sunrise Rotary celebrated 25 years of supporting local charities and raised more than $38,000 for Rotary International's polio eradication campaign during a dinner party earlier this month at the Holiday Inn Burbank — Media Center.