November 19, 2013
Charities supported by the Burbank Elks Lodge will receive a portion of the proceeds made during a holiday boutique slated from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Elks Lodge, 2232 N. Hollywood Way, Burbank. There will be one-of-a-kind gifts available from hand-crafters and vendors. The kitchen and lounge will be open with food and refreshments available for purchase. For more information, call Corinne at (818) 422-8968. -- JOYCE RUDOLPH can be contacted at email@example.com .
November 17, 2007
Board members approved a resolution to dedicate property at David Starr Jordan Middle School to be made into a new parking lot to accompany renovations on the school?s field. The addition of a parking lot for the field is a solution for surrounding residents who have complained of overflow parking on their streets during games at the school. ? WHAT IT MEANS When construction begins at Jordan Middle School on their field, the parking lot ? which is expected to have about 70 parking spots ?
November 4, 2000
Lolita Harper BURBANK -- Attention high school seniors: $2.2 million is up for grabs. That's how much the national Elks Foundation will award in college scholarships to 500 students this year. In some cases, the amount awarded is enough to go to college for the full four years, said Greg Davis, scholarship chairman of Burbank Elks Lodge No. 497. Applications are available at local Elks lodges and high schools. They must be turned in to Davis or the president or secretary of the local lodge for judging.
October 9, 2002
SERVICE CLUBS The Annual Inter-Service Club Luncheon will be Oct. 28 at The Castaway. Join fellow club members and friends at noon for this special occasion sponsored by the Burbank Civitan Club. Gregory Bowman, superintendent for the Burbank Unified School District, is the guest speaker and he will discuss the state of education in Burbank. Like previous years, the luncheon will be well attended and a virtual "who's who" of the service club circuit in Burbank.
February 23, 2008
ELKS LODGE HONORS SIX ESSAY CONTEST WINNERS Burbank Elks Lodge 1497 honored six winners in the first round of competition of the Elks-USA sponsored national essay contest during the local organization?s Americanism Night on Feb. 13. The theme of the essay contest was ?What is an American?? Division I (fifth or sixth grade) winners were first place: Heather Purdy , fifth grade, George Washington Elementary School, teacher William H. Arthur ; second place: Robert Chaves, fifth grade, Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School, teacher Tiffany Kaloustian ; and third place: Nick Nikoian , fifth grade, Theodore Roosevelt Elementary, teacher Tiffany Kaloustian.
October 18, 2000
o7 The following is a list of upcoming election-related events. Candidates from given races have been invited to attend but may not have confirmed their appearances, unless otherwise noted. f7 WEDNESDAY The Glendale Assn. of Realtors will hold a forum for 21st state Senate candidates Jack Scott and Paul Zee. The event will begin at 8:30 a.m. at the Glendale Elks Lodge, 120 E. Colorado St. For more information, call 409-1027. THURSDAY The Associated Student Body and Faculty Guild of Glendale Community College will hold a forum for the 27th Congressional District candidates.
April 15, 2006
BURBANK ? Third-graders across the Burbank Unified School District left school on Friday one book heavier. The Burbank Elks Lodge provided each third-grader with a new, blue student dictionary to use in school and at home ? a book that will help them explore words, planets and even a comprehensive list of national flags. For all this, the students have bingo to thank. "People don't know why we're playing bingo," said Charlene Peale, who worked to raise the money through the Burbank Elk's Lodge's Monday-night bingo games.
July 1, 2006
JOHN BURROUGHS HIGH SCHOOL John Burroughs High School Class of 1986 will have its 20-year reunion on July 22 at the Hilton Glendale. For more information, call Kathy at (818) 953-5181. John Burroughs High School Class of 1966 is planning its 40-year reunion on Sept. 16 at the Burbank Elks Lodge 2232 N. Hollywood Way, Burbank. Dress will be casual. For more information, call Georgette Bishop at (818) 558-4777, ext. 61930. John Burroughs High School Class of 1956 is planning its 50-year reunion on Oct. 21 at the Pickwick Garden Room, 1001 Riverside Drive, Burbank.
December 1, 2001
Gary Moskowitz GLENDALE -- Retired teachers from Burbank, Glendale and La Canada Flintridge are invited to attend the Christmas meeting of the Glendale/Foothill Division of the California Retired Teachers' Assn. The luncheon meeting will be at noon Monday at the Elks Lodge, 120 E. Colorado St., in Glendale. Holiday music will be provided by the Van Bloem Singers, a 16-member singing group. Wrapped gifts will be collected for residents of Villa Gardens, a retirement home in Pasadena.