Author: Lisa Paredes

Get Out Of Town!: The Huntington

With well-maintained gardens, a stellar library and art collection and the famous Rose Garden Tea Room, The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens provide year-round enjoyment for visitors.

High School Flash Mob Announces Music Is Instrumental Benefit Concert

Burbank and Burroughs High School vocal and instrumental music students filled the Town Center mall atrium with a holiday flash mob, bringing attention to their upcoming benefit show and collecting toys for Burbank Police and Fire Department toy drives.

Stevenson Elementary Dances Through The Winter Holidays

Stevenson Elementary students celebrated the holidays of Christmas, Kwanzaa, Hanukkah, Diwali and Chinese New Year with school-wide performances learned in their weekly dance classes.

Burbank’s Lincoln Park Tips “The Hats”

City officials celebrated the public art installation of three hats in Lincoln Park representing the former elementary school, the nearby airport and the farms and ranches that used to occupy the Burbank area.

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Seventh Annual Miller Family Sing Along Spreads Holiday Cheer

The Miller Elementary Chorus held its annual Family Sing Along to celebrate the holiday season.

Get Out Of Town!: Vasquez Rocks

North of Burbank, Vasquez Rocks is a popular daytime adventure for nature lovers and film and television buffs of all ages.

“One Bad Apple” Asks: What If Snow White Was The Bad One?

Fifth-graders at Joaquin Miller Elementary presented the twist on the fairy tale for their families and fellow students.

“Princess Pumpkin The Pocket Alpaca” Namesake And Author Visit Stevenson Elementary

The miniature alpaca and the author of a book about the animal shared their story with the students of R.L. Stevenson Elementary School.

McKinley Rivalry Day Brings Out Friendly Competition

Special guest USC's Traveler the horse visited the elementary school children as part of the annual festivities.

JPL Scientists Visit John Muir Middle School For STEM Workshop

The scientists presented short talks on exploring space and helped with hands-on STEM activities with the goal of sparking interest in science and technology for students in grades 6 - 8.

Burroughs Drama Presents “Dark Of The Moon”

Students at Burroughs High School present three performances of the play, based on the folk song "Barbara Allen."

“Young Sheldon” Cast Presents STEM Grant To BUSD

The cast of the hit TV show "Young Sheldon" made a formal grant presentation to the Burbank Unified School District for the Young Sheldon STEM Initiative grant benefiting eight BUSD schools.

Jordan Career Day Looks At Medical, Media and City Jobs

Students listened to featured speakers talk about their various work in and around Burbank.