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A year ago, a student in Gregg Boyadgian's fifth-grade music class at Horace Mann Elementary School stopped speaking. She had lost a parent and fell into a deep depression.
A lower percentage of students graduated from Burbank high schools and immediately enrolled in colleges or universities last year compared to five years ago, according to recently released data. In 2013, when 1,229 students graduated from John Burroughs, Burbank and Monterey high schools, 69% went on to enroll in two-year or four-year schools during the fall semester after graduation.
After a two-month dip in passengers at Bob Hope Airport, there was a 1.2% increase in July compared to the same month last year, despite a 4.7% drop in available seats, according to the latest passenger report. The airfield handled 322,512 passengers in July, compared to 318,859 in July 2013, according to a report released Monday by the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority.
A pair were arrested in Burbank after cops discovered a large amount of metal in the car while they were pulled over for a vehicle code violation. A Panorama City man and Huntington Park woman were arrested during a traffic stop in Burbank early Sunday morning after police reportedly discovered a large amount of stolen metal in their car.
Southern Californians face one more day of sky-high temperatures before they get some relief from days of draining, triple-digit heat. The region should expect "dangerously hot weather" Tuesday, with an excessive heat warning in Los Angeles County valleys in effect until 7 p.m, according to the National Weather Service.
Timed to the release of George Harrison: The Apple Years 1968-75 , a reissue of Harrison's first six solo albums, Conan O'Brien will honor the late Beatles guitarist and singer-songwriter the week of Sept. 22-25.
"I find it ironic that the administration views it as imperative that we vote on one piece of its proposal, but not on the use of force itself," Adam Schiff, Democrat from Burbank, said Monday. He's seen here in 2013.
The 2014 Son of Monsterpalooza at the Marriott Hotel and Convention Center in Burbank, CA, is in the books; and right now we have a look at some of the sights for you monster-hungry fiends who couldn't make it.
Whittier Police Sgt. Jason Zuhlke shows earlier this year the recently acquired MRAP military personnel carrier that will be used for the department's SWAT team.
Friends and family are mourning the loss of three John Burroughs High School graduates killed when the truck they were riding in veered off a road and rolled about 200 feet down an embankment. Others shared photos of Friday night's vigil at the high school attended by hundreds of friends and family members.
About three dozen community members gathered at the Buena Vista Library on Thursday for the city's last community meeting on the proposed Talaria at Burbank development before the Burbank City Council considers the project - a 241-unit luxury apartment complex on top of a Whole Foods market - next month. Traffic impacts in adjacent neighborhoods was the top concern, with some residents asking the city to explore constructing cul-de-sacs where Alameda Avenue hits Avon, Lima and California streets, and just north of Alameda on Cordova Street.
A vigil for three friends killed in a single-car rollover crash in Santa Clarita was held Friday evening in Burbank. The early morning crash left three dead and two injured.
Seven Burbank police officers competed in a motorcycle skills competition on Wednesday in which more than 200 other regional officers participated, and three local officers took second place in a team event, officials said. The three-officer team, made up of Det.
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Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 02:56 am
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