| 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...
| 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....
| 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,...
| 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...
| 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 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...
| 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.
| 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...