| 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...
| 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...
| 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,...
| May 22, 2012
| 5:32 PM
A lovely lunch, silent auction, fashion show and lots of socializing kept members of the Foothill Civitan Club, their friends and families entertained during the 30th annual spring event titled “A Black & White Affair” on May 12 at the...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Nov 29, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Gov.-elect Rick Scott has named two more transition teams — one for Economic Development, the other for Regulatory Reform — that are loaded with business execs and even a couple of failed candidates. The 49-member(!) economic development group...