artist rendering for the site to be opened at 1011 N. Hollywood Way

Target Store Coming to Magnolia Park

Target will be opening in the original Akron site on Hollywood Way that was opened in 1955 before they went out of business in the mid 1980's

UMeHelps BTAC Donation Items-FINAL

Ume Credit Union Hosts Food Drive To Help The Hungry

This May, UMeHelps will, for the fifth consecutive year, conduct its annual food drive benefitting BTAC (Burbank Temporary Aid Center).

(Photo by © Ross A. Benson)

Burbank Porto’s Named Yelp Best Place To Eat In U.S.

Betty Porto talks about the Burbank bakery being named Yelp's #1 place to eat in the U.S., new menu items, community connection and future plans.

Photo By: Edward Tovmassian

The Rink In Downtown Burbank

The City of Burbank along with Ice-America has teamed up for the third consecutive year to bring the winter tradition of ice skating to the sunny SoCal city of Burbank.

(Photo by © Ross A. Benson)

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

(Photo by © Ross A. Benson)

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

(Photo by © Ross A. Benson)

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

(Photo by © Ross A. Benson)

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?