July 26, 2012
"Tonight Show" host Jay Leno will auction off his 2012 Fiat 500 Prima Edizione at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance next month. Leno, an avid automobile collector, has asked Santa Monica auction house Gooding & Co. to sell the car at the Concours, a celebrity-studded collector car showcase. Leno is using the auction to raise money and awareness for the Fisher House Foundation, a nonprofit organization that provides services and support...
May 14, 2011
BOYS' VOLLEYBALL Providence d. Downey Calvary Chapel, 25-14, 25-17, 25-18 : Playing what Coach Josh Eggleston called "probably our best match of the year," the Pioneers rolled to a second-round win in the CIF Southern Section Division V playoffs Thursday at home. The win puts No. 4-seeded Providence (16-6) into the quarterfinals. It will take on host Pasadena Poly (15-7) at 2 p.m. today. Pasadena Poly is the No. 2 team from the Prep League. "We were just hitting on all cylinders," Eggleston said of Thursday's win. "We started out very well and we were able to keep the pressure on. " Chester Bosworth led the Pioneers — the runner-up from the Liberty League — with 10 kills and five blocks.
October 19, 2011
A 14-year-old autistic boy who was reported missing after leaving a flight at Bob Hope Airport in Burbank was found unharmed Wednesday evening in West Hollywood, authorities said. Cameron James Smith was found by airport police about 6 p.m. in the 8900 block of Santa Monica Boulevard, said Sgt. Brian Lutz of the West Hollywood Sheriff's station. Lutz said his deputies were notified by the officers and responded to the scene and confirmed that the boy was not harmed. "He was in good condition," Lutz told The Times.
July 17, 2013
BURBANK — The Burbank High girls' basketball team faced a unique and unexpected opponent Wednesday evening in its own summer league. After inviting and playing the likes of nonleague teams like Saugus, Harvard-Westlake, La Salle and Immaculate Heart, the Bulldogs took their home floor against an international club team — Santa Monica Surf International, hailing from France — in a Burbank Summer League contest. And while the 39-33 final score didn't favor the Bulldogs, co-Coach Dean Bauer had nothing but praise for his squad and will savor the experience as Burbank starts looking ahead to the regular season.
December 15, 2007
Fundraiser is being held in honor of boy John Muir Middle School will host a pancake breakfast fundraiser in memory of the recently deceased student Austin Cook from 9 a.m. to noon on Dec. 22. Proceeds from the pancake breakfast will be donated to the Childrens Hospital of Los Angeles? pediatric cardiac unit. The breakfast will be held at Austin?s school at 1111 N. Kenneth Road, Burbank. Austin, an 11-year-old sixth-grader at Muir Middle School, died Nov. 29 after collapsing during a midmorning run in his physical education class.
October 29, 2012
So much for the Burbank High girls' tennis team finishing runner-up in the Pacific League and hoping to get a home match for the first round of the CIF Southern Section Division II playoffs. The Bulldogs can also forget about getting an easy opening opponent. Burbank will take to the road Wednesday to compete in a 2 p.m. opening-round match against Beverly Hills. While the Bulldogs (14-2) finished behind second-seeded Arcadia in league, the Normans also placed second in the Ocean League behind tough Santa Monica.
March 11, 2000
Paul Clinton CIVIC CENTER -- The City Council has approved Santa Monica developer M. David Paul's bid to build an office complex next to NBC. The third major developer to try an office project at the location, M. David Paul agreed to take over the J.H. Snyder Co.'s plans to construct 585,600 feet of office space. The project, which will be built in the phases, received the council's unanimous approval Tuesday. M. David Paul is in escrow with real estate investment trust EOP Media Center to purchase the property.
September 14, 2002
SCHEDULE TODAY Football Bell-Jeff vs. Desert at Memorial Field, 7:30 p.m. Boys' water polo Burroughs in Ayala tournament, TBA Cross-country Burbank in Ojai Invitational, 7 a.m. Bell-Jeff at Morro Bay, 10 a.m. MONDAY Girls' golf Burroughs vs. Crescenta Valley at Brookside Golf Course, 2:45 p.m. TUESDAY Boys' water polo Burroughs at Santa Monica, 3:15...
August 9, 2006
UNITED STATES Congressman Adam B. Schiff (D-29th District) www.house.gov/schiff 35 S. Raymond Ave., Suite 205 Pasadena, CA 91105 (626) 304-2727 Congressman Brad Sherman (D-27th District) www.house.gov/sherman 5000 Van Nuys Blvd., Suite 420 Sherman Oaks, CA 91403 (818) 501-9200 Senator Dianne Feinstein feinstein.senate.gov 11111 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 915 Los Angeles, CA 90025 (310)
July 30, 2005
Robert Chacon Rep. Adam Schiff's three-year effort to designate thousands of acres of local open space as parkland got a boost this week when the Senate approved a sister measure. The Senate on Thursday approved Sen. Dianne Feinstein's version of the Rim of the Valley Corridor Study Act, a bill that would require the federal government look into the possibility of adding 500,000 acres of open space -- including portions of the San Gabriel and Verdugo Mountains -- to the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area.