April 25, 2009
DOWNTOWN BURBANK ARTS FESTIVAL The Burbank Arts Education Foundation is seeking volunteers for the Downtown Burbank Arts Festival on April 25 and 26. Volunteers are needed from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. on both days and are asked to offer a minimum of two hours. All interested volunteers should contact Jessica at jessica@ burbankartsed.org. ? LUTHER BURBANK MIDDLE SCHOOL PTSA The Luther Burbank Middle School Parent Teacher Student Assn. is looking for volunteers to help with the Car Wash and Car Show Outdoor BBQ Extravaganza from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 2 at the school, 3700 W. Jeffries Ave., Burbank.
February 18, 2001
Edgar Melik-Stepanyan NORTH HOLLYWOOD -- Either the Burroughs High girls' water polo is phenomenal, or its opponent didn't belong in the first round of the CIF Southern Section Division III playoffs. With probably a mixture of both, a handful of fans at Harvard-Westlake High saw probably one of the more one-sided matches in opening round of the playoffs. Led by Erica Bonetti and a cast of strong teammates, the Indians -- No. 7 in the division -- blew out La Puente High, 21-7, Wednesday at the Zanuck Swimming Stadium to advance to the second round.
November 19, 2005
NORTHWEST DISTRICT -- An insert in a utility bill led Lynne Whitlock to learn about how to rescue a person under a collapsed wall or other heavy object. After seeing the ad, Whitlock got involved with the city's Community Disaster Volunteer program which in turn led to her to become one of the latest graduates of the community emergency response team program. "Search and rescue was a lot more challenging than I thought it would be," Whitlock said. "We talked about cribbing -- how to get someone out from under a collapsed wall or file cabinet.
July 18, 2007
Occidental College dormitory rooms are housing a significantly younger group of students this summer from all around the Southland, including Glendale and Burbank. As part of the National Young Scholars Program, students going into fourth, fifth — and for the first time — sixth grades are nominated by teachers and advisors at their schools each year to take part in a weeklong academic program. They live, eat and sleep where Occidental College students do during the normal semester and spend their days working within a chosen field of study.
April 11, 2009
ORGANIZERS ARE COUNTING DOWN DAYS TO PARADE ?Burbank on Parade Goes Hollywood? is the 2009 theme selected by the Burbank on Parade organizers, and this year?s parade will begin at 11 a.m. April 25. The parade route is down Olive Avenue from Keystone to Lomita streets. The parade entries will honor the ?Hollywood? theme and will consist of decorated floats, local high school and marching bands from across the country, dignitaries, equestrian, celebrities and Burbank organizations including the Burbank Tournament of Roses Assn.