January 22, 2011
Burbank police apprehended two juveniles on Friday near the intersection of West Oak Street and South Mariposa Street who were seen carrying Airsoft guns on the street. They were released with stern warnings, officials said.
January 23, 2002
Mr. Will Ray, in his forum letter (Jan. 12-13) suggests that when giving directions to a friend traveling east on the Ventura (134) Freeway on how to get to Hollywood Way, tell them to take the Pass Avenue exit and quickly make a right onto Oak Street. I have lived for 20 years just a hop, skip, and a farthing from Pass Avenue, and I can assure one and all that if you are heading east and quickly make a right turn, you will find yourself at Alameda Avenue, post haste.
September 22, 2001
Gary Moskowitz BURBANK -- Parents, students and members of the community are invited to participate in the International Walk To School Day next month. Robert Louis Stevenson Elementary School will host the event, which will begin at 7:15 a.m. Oct. 2. Participants can also join the 8:15 a.m. group, and both the early group and late group can choose from four different starting points for the walk. The walk is designed to encourage people to be environmentally conscious, to talk to their neighbors, help protect neighborhoods from crime and be health conscious.
February 12, 2000
Paul Clinton BURBANK VILLAGE -- The developers of a state-of-the-art AMC 16-plex movie theater cleared another hurdle this week when the City Council approved the project's Art Deco design following changes that included lowering one block of Palm Avenue. Representatives from Torrance-based Center Oak Properties presented design drawings to the council Tuesday shortly before the unanimous approval. "I think it looks great," Councilman Dave Golonski said.
October 3, 2007
To Marsha Ramos, mayor of the city of Burbank, regarding the Burbank City Council meeting on Sept. 25 and the agenda item on parking conditions in the 300 block of Lomita Street near Jordan Middle School: First of all, let me state that my neighbors and I are very disappointed in the way the council addressed our concerns. You totally missed what we were presenting to you and did not address our concerns presented. Traffic Engineer Ken Johnson, assistant public works director, circumvented the issue.
February 21, 2012
AREA 1 Empire Center on North Victory Place Daniel Preston Cornick, 23, was arrested Feb. 15 on outstanding warrants for fighting in public or challenging someone to a public fight. 2600 block of West Victory Boulevard Felix Khosravian, 36, was arrested Feb. 15 on suspicion of burglary. West Olive Avenue at North Victory Boulevard William McCandless III, 26, was arrested Feb. 15 on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
September 25, 2012
A woman came forward Thursday claiming that her 12-year-old daughter had also been confronted by a man arrested last week in Burbank on suspicion of exposing his genitals and then chasing another teenage girl as she walked to school. According to police, the woman said her daughter was allegedly confronted by the man -- 54-year-old Hino Youkhana -- three weeks prior his arrest on Sept. 19. The girl had been walking home from school through the intersection of Oak and Ontario streets when Youkhana allegedly called out to her from a white sedan on Oak Street and flashed his genitals.
November 23, 2013
WALNUT - An afternoon of upsets included a slight sense of disappointment for the Burbank High boys' cross-country team. The Pacific League runner-up Bulldogs, who were hoping to advance to their second CIF State Meet in three years, instead came up two places short of qualifying to the season-ending state meet by finishing ninth at the CIF Southern Section Division I Cross-Country Championships at Mount San Antonio College on Saturday. “We had a great season and I'm 100% proud of my team.
November 11, 2010
BURBANK HIGH — There was a playoff double dip taking place Tuesday at Burbank High. Not only was the girls' tennis team hosting Great Oak in a CIF Southern Section Division II wild-card match, just a few steps away the Bulldogs boys' water polo team was taking on visiting La Salle in a Division V playoff contest. Unfortunately for Burbank, both of the teams had something else in common beside playing at home: both suffered losses. While the tennis team was beaten, 11-7, the water polo squad fell, 10-6.
February 16, 2000
Irma Lemus MEDIA DISTRICT WEST -- A well known children's author and educator will present a workshop for parents at Robert Louis Stevenson Elementary School. Bev Bos' workshop will take place from 7 to 9:15 p.m. Feb. 24 at Stevenson Elementary, 3333 W. Oak St., school officials said. Bos, an author and former preschool teacher, will present instructional strategies primarily for parents of young children. The workshop will focus on getting children involved in music and the arts.