| Sep 30, 2014
| 4:30 PM
The Burbank Neighborhood Leadership program is seeking applicants for its latest five-month course, which teaches residents leadership skills and introduces them to city departments, local nonprofits and local businesses.
Participants will be expected...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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,...
| 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 5, 2013
| 8:24 PM
BCR "a place to grow" recently celebrated its 50th anniversary, says Executive Director Lonna Dunson, with members, friends and supporters at a dinner held in February at its facility at 230 E. Amherst Drive.
The nonprofit organization that provides...
| 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.
| Apr 24, 2013
| 3:19 PM
It was a big weekend of soaring and roaring fundraising in Burbank as the Verdugo Hills Council of the Boy Scouts of America staged their 39th Annual Big Strike Auction and the Kiwanis Club of Burbank presented its 14th Annual Car Show.
More than 200...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 12:14 PM
Car enthusiasts shared their reasons for owning classics during Sunday's Kiwanis for Fun Car Show at Johnny Carson Park.
Lori Wilcox's 1944 convertible with a rumble seat was among the 300 vehicles displayed. It's bright pink with flames painted on...