Boy Scouts distributing programs are, from left, Liam KcKenna of Troop 219; brothers Sean, Daniel and Peter Rawlins, of Troop 139; and Sako Kitsinian of Troop 201. (Photo by Joyce Rudolph)

40th Annual Auction is Successful for Boy Scouts

Boy Scout's Verdugo Hills Council shoots for the stars and raises $90,000 during 40th annual Big Strike Auction. Proceeds will go to jamborees, Rocket Academy and maintaining camps.

BLAST- Burbank Los Angeles Swim Team (Photos by Dick Dornan)

Burbank Los Angeles Swim Team a Splash Hit for the Community

Burbank's newest swim program, BLAST, is thriving at Verdugo Aquatics Center and welcomes others to join

Burbank Historical Society President Sue Baldaseroni, left, blows out the candles with museum founder Mary Jane Strickland. The anniversary party honored the 103rd anniversary of the incorporation of the city of Burbank -- July 11, 1911. (Photo by Joyce Rudolph)

Burbank Historical Society Celebrates 103 Years

Burbank Historical Society celebrates 103rd anniversary of city's incorporation with a fundraiser at Story Tavern, former home of Story Hardware. An antique box acquired by the Tavern's owner will be placed in the original pub for the public to make donations to the Burbank Historical Society. Donations go to creating new exhibits and maintaining the Burbank Museum.


Upcoming Burbank Historical Society Fundraiser Features Sportscaster Randy Kerdoon

Sportscaster Randy Kerdoon will be master of ceremonies during the Burbank Historical Society's third annual fundraiser at Story Tavern. Proceeds will go to a new children's interactive display at the Burbank Historical Museum.

Irene Metzger, left, and Sue Ann Gordon are commentators for the La Providencia Guild parade of thrift shop fashions. (Photo by Joyce Rudolph)

It’s Christmas in July for La Providencia Guild

La Providencia Guild has a last laugh at the Summer Meeting before getting down to business planning the yearly Christmas in July sale at the thrift shop and the annual Razzle Dazzle Fashion Show in November.

Celebrating Kiwanis Club's $5,000 donation to the Burbank Community YMCA are, from left, Kiwanis President Bruce Lilly, YMCA President/Chief Executive Officer JC Holt, Gala Chairwoman Marsha Jackson and Chairman of the YMCA Board of Directors David Escobar. (Photo by Joyce Rudolph)

Burbank Noon Kiwanis Club Donates $5,000 to YMCA

The Burbank Noon Kiwanis Club and the Burbank Community YMCA share the goal of building a stronger community

Incoming president Ollie Vick, center left, and installing officer Chik Smaldino with the new board of Providence St. Joseph Medical Center Guild. (Photo by Joyce Rudolph)

Providence St. Joseph Guild Presents Gift

Providence St. Joseph Guild presents $120,000 to administrators of the Burbank medical center to benefit the neuroscience institute and outpatient center. New officers take positions during installation tea at Lakeside Golf Club.

Fred Ruth's red 1933 Ford Factory Five kit car took his son 14 months to build four years ago. He decided on red because it's his favorite color. (photo by Joyce Rudolph)

Road Kings Rev It Up During 25th Annual Car Show and Picnic

Nitrofest wakes up the squirrels in Johnny Carson Park and leaves smiles on those who love hotrods during Road Kings 25th annual Car Show and Picnic in the Park

Fun at the summer hoedown at the Burbank Elks Lodge in 2013. (Photo Courtesy Burbank Elks)

Elks Rib Fest Hoedown Set For June 21

Local social service organization announces all-you-can-eat Rib Fest Hoedown, set for next Saturday, June 21.

(Photo by Ross A. Benson)

Van Donated to YMCA in Memory of Longtime Member

Burbank YMCA Service Club donates a van to the Y in honor of longtime member Denny Grossman.

Community Leaders Honored at ANCA-Burbank Annual Banquet

Sold out event in downtown Burbank draws officials, candidates, and community activists

UMeHelps BTAC Donation Items-FINAL

Third Annual UMeHelps BTAC Food Drive Begins

Under the UMeHelps program, UMe Credit Union continues to help many local residents by partnering with non-profit groups to support the city of Burbank through aid programs