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State of the City: Burbank Remains in Great Shape

With Mayor Frutos sidelined by an illness, Vice-Mayor Talamantes steps in to give local business leaders the State of the City address

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You Can Now Have a Seat at World Empanadas

World Empanadas was able to bring back their indoor seating, and their application for outdoor seating was approved

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Tesla Motors Opens Burbank Showroom

Tesla is giving special test drives and showing off their new facility on South San Fernando Blvd,


Five Guys Burgers Opens Their Doors in Burbank

New location opens in the Burbank Media Center on the corner of San Fernando and Magnolia - tough parking but one great burger


Another Burbank Pet Store Closes its Doors

Pet Mania is in the process of selling its inventory and fixtures as they leave their location at Pass and Oak

Construction Projects

Tesla Motors Opening Soon in Burbank

Tesla Motors to open full service facility on South San Fernando next to new Ikea within a month

Construction Projects

New, Exciting Businesses Making Burbank Home

Burbank to see new businesses including Steak and Shake, Wood Ranch BBQ, hotels and a Tesla Motors in the coming months

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World Empanadas – World of Confusion Dealing With City Codes

First time small business owner says process is intimidating for the average person. Does City staff look to help new small business in Burbank?

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Officials Break Ground on New Burbank IKEA Location

To be built on 22 acres of land near Providencia and San Fernando, the new IKEA will be close to double the size of the current one


Burbank Business Partners to Help Schools with Matching Funds

Back to school night online donation challenge aims to raise $3,000 in total donations for participating Burbank schools

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Peggy Woods Pet Emporium To Close After 64 Years In Burbank

Closing sales going on till the end of the month when the doors will be shut for good on August 1

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Burbank’s Dimples Karaoke Bar Closes and Sees Its Last Singer For Now

Owner says Dimples will be back and the 'fat lady hasn't sung her final song yet'