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Burroughs Drama Presents “The Complete Works Of William Shakespeare (Abridged) [Revised]”

The John Burroughs High School Drama program presents The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) streaming live Friday and Saturday evenings, November 20...

Burbank Unified’s Diversity, Equity And Inclusion Committee Continues Curriculum Work, Launches Website

The efforts of the DEI Committee and the ongoing curriculum review process, including five books which may be removed from the approved teaching list, was discussed at a recent Board of Education meeting.

Burbank Board Of Education Hears Feedback On Reopening Plan

At their most recent regular meeting on Thursday, November 5, the Burbank Board of Education heard results of a recent survey which asked families...

Burbank Election Results Still Holding

With approximately 400,000 votes left to possibly count in the County, election results so far have been unchanged since the first report on Tuesday. Newcomers have risen in both the Council and School Board races with Measure RC going down defeat soundly
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Burroughs Vocal Music Association Presents “Burroughs On Broadway” Online

The annual JBHS Vocal Music Association's "Burroughs On Broadway" show streams online on Saturday, November 7, and features popular hits from the stage performed by the award-winning Burroughs choirs.

UPDATE: Miller Elementary Teacher Ericca Dent Named California Teacher Of The Year Finalist

The second grade teacher at Joaquin Miller Elementary is Burbank's Teacher of the Year and was recently announced as one of 10 honored Teachers of the Year for Los Angeles County.

Burbank Unified Outlines Plans For Possible Return To In-Person Instruction

Burbank public schools are planning for a return to in-person instruction and shared a wealth of information with students, parents, teachers and staff at a recent Q&A Session. District officials are currently gathering information on the numbers of students interested in continuing with distance learning or returning in a hybrid learning model, in order to better plan for a possible return.

Burbank Board Of Education Tackles A Full Slate At October 15 Regular Meeting

The Burbank school board heard reports on distance learning, the process of renaming Jordan Middle School and from Burbank and Burroughs Highs' Student Representatives, in addition to a number of other items at the regular meeting held on October 15.

Burbank Board Of Education Approves Anti-Racism Statement And Update To Board Policy

The Board of Education heard personal stories from many parents, staff and community members, who spoke for over two hours, with the overwhelming majority speaking in support of BUSD's Anti-Racism Statement and update to Board policy.

Burbank Board Of Education Condemns Azerbaijan And Turkey’s Aggression In Artsakh

In an unanimous vote, the Burbank Board of Education adopted a resolution condemning the recent, unprovoked aggression of Azerbaijan and Turkey against Artsakh which impacts and concerns many Armenian-Americans in the local area, and offers support to affected students and families.

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Weekly Burbank Police Log: December 31 – January 9

Note: All suspects arrested are presumed innocent until found guilty by a court of law. The following are official public records being redistributed...

Rick’s Sports Corner: Ryan King Has Real Potential

By Rick Assad Maybe it's the quiet but confident countenance or the steely-eyed look of being self-assured, but Ryan...

Letter to the Editor: Residents Says No to Pot Shops in Burbank

"They do nothing to make it a better place to live. "