Author: Lisa Paredes

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Get Out Of Town!: Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park provides a scenic drive with multiple overlooks and some challenging and visually spectacular hikes through colorful sandstone hoodoos and naturally-formed amphitheaters, for a great way to Get Out of Town!


Castaway Reopens With Updated Menu And Style

Since opening in May, Castaway has been a popular draw for dinner, drinks and fantastic views.

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New Burbank Coffee Shops Add Eclectic Options

The Ugly Mug and The Palm Coffee Bar bring more coffee and tea choices to the City of Burbank and join the robust company of local coffee shops.

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Get Out Of Town!: Zion National Park

Seven hours drive from Burbank, Zion National Park is a scenic wonder with a range of experiences for visitors, from easy to extremely challenging.

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Music Is Instrumental Campaign Exceeds First-Year Goal

The campaign exceeded its goals for the 2017-18 school year with a powerhouse final concert and $127,000 raised towards District efforts to repair and replace musical instruments used in Burbank public schools.

Toro Sushi Poke House

Toro Sushi Poke House Continues Tradition Of Fresh, Quality Fish

The Downtown Burbank sushi and poke spot serves up delicious bites seven days a week.

“Manecdotes” Shares Stories Of Fatherhood To Benefit FSA

Proceeds from the one night only show benefit Burbank's Family Service Agency.

Iconic Figure Harvey Milk Is Subject Of Burbank Library Presentation

Distinguished historian Lillian Faderman connects the heritage of the gay rights icon to his grass-roots organizing in her most recent book for Yale University Press' "Jewish Lives" series.

Get Out Of Town!: Amir’s Garden

The short trek to the lush hilltop oasis of Amir's Garden is a popular hike year round and particularly welcoming on hot days.

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Jordan Alumna Author Returns For Book Event

Former Burbank resident who found her voice in Burbank public schools returned to hand out copies of her latest Minecrafter book to sixth-graders.

Superintendent Hosts BUSD Student Mental Health Forum For Parents

Burbank Unified School District Superintendent Dr. Matt Hill leads a presentation and panel discussion about support for the mental health needs…

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JBHS VMA “Project Listen” Benefits Teen Line

The award-winning Burroughs High School choirs present a benefit concert for Teen Line, a community-based organization that helps teenagers with their problems.

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Miller Elementary Students Present Creative Acting Performances

Some of the Kindergarten and first grade classes brought their ideas to life on stage.