October 27, 2001
Ryan Carter BURBANK -- Pet photographs are being accepted now from owners of pets adopted at the Burbank Animal Shelter for the city's Pets of Burbank 2002 calendar. Pets and owners must live in Burbank, and pets must have been adopted from the Burbank Animal Shelter. Some of the entries will be included in the calendar. To enter, send in by Nov. 5 your name, the pet's name, the date the pet was adopted, a description of the animal, name of persons in photo with pet, address and phone number to Burbank Public Information Office, Burbank City Hall, 275 E. Olive Ave., Burbank, CA 91502.
May 14, 2003
New Burbank Unified School District Board of Education members will be installed at the board's regular meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday. The meeting will be in council chambers at Burbank City Hall, 275 E. Olive Ave., and will be televised on Charter Cable Channel 6. City Clerk Margarita Campos will administer the oaths of office to Ted Bunch, Dave Kemp and Paul Krekorian. The new members will join existing board members Trish Burnett and Connie Lackey. Once new members are sworn in, the board will elect its president, vice president and clerk.
November 29, 2000
Local residents and businesses are being urged to boost Burbank's holiday spirit by entering the city's 18th annual Holiday Decorating Contest. Entry forms, which have been delivered in all the city's utility bills and are available at libraries and in the City Clerk's office, must be submitted by 5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12. Entries also can be submitted on a plain sheet of paper with the entrant's name, address, phone number and category and mailed to Civic Pride, Public Information Office, Burbank City Hall, 275 E. Olive Ave., Burbank, CA 91502.
January 16, 2002
Gary Moskowitz CIVIC CENTER -- The school board will hear a report on Burbank Unified's 2000-01 annual financial report Thursday. The Burbank Unified School District's Board of Education will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday at Burbank City Hall, 275 E. Olive Ave. in Burbank. Caroline Brumm, coordinator of student and program evaluation for the district, will report on the development of alternative schools' accountability models for the Community Day School and Monterey High School.
March 14, 2001
Karen S. Kim MEDIA DISTRICT NORTH -- This month is Plant-a-Tree Month, and Burbank residents are asked to pitch in their dollars to "green" a city park. Sponsored by the Burbank Civic Pride Committee, the event will raise funds toward purchasing new trees for Robert E. Lundigan Park at 2701 Thornton Ave. Residents are asked to make donations of at least $10 to the committee's effort. Donors who make their contributions before March 21 will be awarded certificates at a culmination ceremony on March 29. The ceremony will be at 2 p.m. March 29 at Lundigan Park.
February 19, 2005
NEWS Dividing up the spoils The City Council has $4 million in surplus funds to be divided between a new central library and traffic and street improvements. See Page A6 ENJOY! Success on and off the stage Couple celebrate the success of their marriage and theater's longevity by opening a new play. See Enjoy!, Page A11 HOLIDAY CLOSURES Burbank City Hall will be closed Monday in observance of Presidents Day. Regular trash pick-up is scheduled.
June 2, 2001
Molly Shore BURBANK -- Gladys Grady Callahan, a longtime executive secretary in Burbank City Hall, died May 17, 2001, at her Burbank home. She was 91. She was born July 8, 1909, in Worcester, Mass., and was a Burbank resident for 65 years. Ms. Callahan's nephew, Brian Callahan, said that when she moved to California from Boston, she applied for a position with the city of Burbank. With her extraordinary secretarial skills and shorthand, Callahan was hired as an executive secretary for the city manager.
March 20, 2010
League of Women Voters forum The League of Women Voters Glendale-Burbank will host a candidate forum at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the City Council Chambers at Burbank City Hall, 275 E. Olive Ave. The April 13 special election will fill the vacant seat for the 43rd Assembly District. The forum is open to the public and will be recorded and televised live on Burbank TV6. The league is soliciting questions from the public for candidates. To submit questions, call (818) 247-2407, or visit lwvglendaleburbank.