City of Burbank

(L to R) Burbank City Council members Mayor Emily Gabel-Luddy, Jess Talamantes, Bob Frutos and Vice Mayor Dr. David Gordon (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

City of Burbank Night a Big Hit at Dodger Stadium

Burbank Mayor Emily Gabel-Luddy throws out the first pitch in a festive pre-game celebration

A new coat of paint and some several million dollars worth of corrections, and fixes the Police & Fire Headquarters front entrance is open for business. (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Burbank Police Union President Put On Administrative Leave

Officer Mark Armendariz, who also serves as the Burbank Police Officers Association President, placed on leave by the department


New Members Appointed to Boards and Commissions

Complete list of all the Boards and Commissions including all of the recent appointments

Starlight Bowl

Tickets for the Starlight Bowl Season Go on Sale June 4

A great Starlight Bowl season goes on sale starting Tuesday, June 4. Many of these shows will sell out quickly, so get you tickets now

Verdugo Park Swimming Pool. (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Verdugo Pool to Open to Public on June 8

All New Facility Includes Activity Pool With Slides, with a separate fee being charged to use water slides

Photo By Deborah Dodge

Memorial Day Recognition at McCambridge Brings Firsts

World War I heroes acknowledged publicly for the first time at the Burbank Memorial Day Ceremony at McCambridge Park on Monday. Husband and wife thanked for leading the campaign for Vietnam and Korean war memorials on the local site.

BPW Picnic-1

Just What are Those Public Works Employees Up To All Year?

Annual recognition picnic for Burbank's Public Works Department Employees proves that there is a reason why Burbank services remain strong

The Verdugo Park Pool an Olympic Size pool almost ready for use. (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

McCambridge Pool Ready to Open – Verdugo’s Still in Limbo

While still waiting to pass some inspections by the County of Los Angeles, the newly remodeled Verdugo Pool awaits it's opening

Senator Adam Schiff visited John Burroughs High School   (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Legislation Reintroduced to Allow Bob Hope Airport to Adopt Nighttime Curfews

Reps. Adam Schiff and Brad Sherman reintroduced the Valley-Wide Noise Relief Act to allow Bob Hope and Van Nuys Airports to adopt curfews and minimize airport noise

North All-Stars and South All-Stars together before the game (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

North All-Stars Hang on to Defeat South All-Stars, 8-5, in Ponytail Classic

The City of Burbank Park and Rec hosted the "Mid-Season Ponytail Softball Classic"

East & West All-Star teams together (Photo by Ross A. Benson)

East All-Stars Victorious in Hap Minor All-Star Game

The City of Burbank’s first “Mid-Season All-Star Classic” was an instant success

(Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Firefighters Quest for Burn Survivors Rolls Through Burbank

"Firefighters Quest for Burn Survivors" is a non-profit organization managed by firefighters and civilians who volunteer their services and are dedicated to assist those that have been affected by burn injuries

Older American Volunteer Service Awardees honored at City Council Meeting (Left to right): Senior Board member Doug Halter; Awardee Sue Stimpson; Mayor Emily Gabel-Luddy; Senior Board member Peter McGrath; Awardees Peg Setti and Sandy Struble; and Senior Board member Bill Anderson

Burbank Volunteers Honored by City Council

Burbank's City Council honored Burbank Older Americans Volunteer Service Award acknowledges volunteers who are 60 years or over