January 28, 2013
Good morning, readers. Today is Monday, January 28. The victim of a North Hollywood apartment fire has been identified as 20-year-old Bruce Robert Droge . Daily News Firefighters responding to a fire at a North Hills residence discovered 500 marijuana plants growing inside the home . Fox A motorcylist was seriously injured in a crash with a vehicle in Burbank Sunday, reports the Daily News . ...
March 9, 2013
Authorities are investigating a single-car accident that left a man seriously injured Saturday morning in Burbank. Police say the man was driving northbound on Victory Place at approximately 4:25 a.m. when his vehicle crashed near Empire Avenue, striking a tree and a fire hydrant before coming to a stop. The victim was found unresponsive and was transported to Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center where he is undergoing surgery for “significant injuries,” said Burbank Police Sgt. Gerry Misquez.
December 3, 2012
Good morning, readers. Today is Monday, December 3. Two men and two women were found shot to death outside of a home in Northridge early Sunday, the Daily News reports. Police in Burbank are investigating a head-on collision that killed one driver , reports the Burbank Leader . Authorities believe that recent thefts of cargo throughout the county, mostly in the San Fernando Valley, could be a part of of an organized crime ring . Daily News Two people were rescued after a two-vehicle crash sent them into the Los Angeles River Sunday night in Sun Valley.
November 13, 2012
Good morning, readers. Today is Tuesday, November 13. NBCUniversal has announced that it will cut 500 employees - 1.5 percent of its total workforce. Los Angeles Times Authorities have identified the victim of a shooting in San Fernando Sunday as 28-year-old John Paul Villalta . Daily News Leaders in the adult film industry have threatened to take some 10,000 jobs to Las Vegas following the passing of Measure B in Los Angeles County , which requires perofrmers to wear condoms during filming.
December 4, 2012
Good morning, readers. Today is Tuesday, December 4. Police continue to investigate Sunday's Northridge shooting that left two women and two men dead . LAPD officals say no arrests have been made and no suspect information has been released. L.A. Times The knife-wielding man who was shot and killed by the LAPD Saturday night has been identified as 18-year-old Jeovany Mendoza of Van Nuys. Daily News Caltrans has announced plans to close several ramps and lanes on the 5 Freeway north of Burbank . Burbank Leader Police have arrested a third suspect in a November gang-related shooting in Arleta . Jose Romero, a member of the North Hollywood Boyz gang, was booked on suspicion of attempted murder.
December 18, 2012
Good morning, readers. Today is Tuesday, December 18. Police in Burbank say that although 803 vehicles were screened during a Saturday night DUI checkpoint, there were no drunk driving arrests . Burbank Leader A man was killed in Van Nuys Tuesday morning after he was struck by a motorist as he crossed the street , reports the Daily News . A public memorial service for singer Jenni Rivera , who was killed in a plane...
December 24, 2012
Good morning, readers. Today is Monday, December 24. Police in Burbank have arrested three teenagers in connection with a pair of weekend home invasion robberies . Daily News Los Angeles and Glendale firefighters responded early Monday to reports of a person trapped in the Los Angeles River , where water levels had risen due to overnight rainfall. Firefighters rescued the unidentified man from an island in the middle of the river near the Los Feliz Boulevard overpass. Los Angeles Times Schools in Pacoima will be able to expand academic services after a $30 million grant was awarded to the nonprofit Youth Policy Institute on Friday.
January 8, 2013
Good morning, readers. Today is Tuesday, January 8. Police in Burbank arrested five teenagers who were allegedly found holding cans of spray paint on an off-ramp of the Golden State (5) Freeway, reports the Burbank Leader . The teenagers were held on suspicion of conspiracy to commit vandalism. An overturned SUV snarled traffic Monday on the eastbound 101 Freeway near its junction with the 134 Freeway, according to the Los Angeles Times . Police are searching for a suspect who fled the scene after driving a stolen pickup truck into a Studio City home . Daily News A Studio City teen has become the youngest member of the American Society of Music Arrangers and Composers . Patch A man was shot and killed early Tuesday morning outside a Northridge sports bar. Daily News --Josh Cox, Times Community News
January 7, 2013
Good morning, readers. Today is Monday, January 7. Police are asking for the public's help in finding a man they call the "Red Car Flasher. " The suspect has reportedly exposed himself to teenage girls near schools in Arleta and Panorama City , reports NBC . A woman in Burbank suffered head injuries after the horse-drawn carriage she was driving overturned . Police say the woman was ejected from the vehicle. L.A. Times Police arrested a suspected car thief in Canoga Park Sunday night, reports the Daily News . Smog regulators have approved a $200,000 "stink monitoring system ," just months after a foul odor from the Salton Sea reached the San Fernando Valley.
October 22, 2012
Good morning, readers. Today is Monday, October 22. Woodbury University in Burbank is now under new leadership. Luis Calingo was officially installed as president of the university during an inauguration ceremony Saturday . Calingo replaces Kenneth Nielsen, who served as president for 16 years. Burbank Leader A San Fernando Valley-based filmmaker is gaining national attention for one of her films. Ava DuVernay's latest film, “Middle of Nowhere,” has expanded to theaters across the country after an endorsement from Oprah Winfrey . Washington Times According to a new report, Bob Hope Airport in Burbank managed to inch ahead of budget projections for the fiscal year 2012 despite a drop in parking revenue and the loss of major air carrier American Airlines.