| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 11:50 AM
The Burbank Chapter of National Charity League is having a Casino Night on Feb. 9 at the Castaway Restaurant to raise money for its local philanthropies.
The night will include dinner, dancing, blackjack and roulette tables and a poker tournament....
| Dec 11, 2012
| 2:37 PM
There is no better way to get into the holiday spirit than attending the Holiday Program presented by BCR "a place to grow."
BCR provides program services for children and adults with developmental disabilities that enable them to achieve their...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 10:09 AM
Marti A. Engele In Memoriam September 2, 1933 – October 19, 2012 Marti Engele passed away peacefully on October 19, 2012 while recuperating from surgery and is now with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. She was born and educated in Portland,...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 4:03 PM
The Burbank Civitan Club is seeking more men and women to help with its charitable projects.
Some of the group’s activities include providing food and financial assistance for the annual Graduation Dance of BCR “a place to grow” and...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 4:24 PM
A historical bond has developed between the Burbank Historical Society and Story Tavern, a new restaurant opening Tuesday on San Fernando Boulevard.
Story Tavern now occupies the historic building at 150 S. San Fernando Blvd., which once housed Story...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 5:26 PM
New officers and a large donation were on the agenda when the Providence St. Joseph Medical Center Guild met for the annual Recognition and Installation Tea at Lakeside Golf Club on June 13.
President Kathleen Marsden wrapped up her year by presenting...
| May 29, 2012
| 7:09 PM
Apartnership between a community leadership group and BCR “a place to grow” has resulted in a spiffy renovation of BCR's music and exercise room.
Thirteen participants in the Burbank Neighborhood Leadership Program raised funds to complete...