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What Head Start Can Teach Us About Quality Education

Martine Singer | Posted 10.02.2014 | Education
Martine Singer

This fall we're welcoming more than 300 three- and four-year olds at Head Start sites in Los Angeles and Burbank. Head Start is the federal school readiness program that serves a million low-income children across the country.

Do You Wish That Comic-Con Could Come to You? Then Check Out D23's Touring Fanniversary Celebrations

Jim Hill | Posted 09.29.2014 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

Go ahead. Admit it. After hearing about all that cool stuff Comic-Con attendees got to see last week, you're now wishing that you'd gone down to San Diego.

How To Save On Holiday Travel

U.S. News Travel | Posted 01.29.2013 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

According to Bason, taking off from Tuesday to Tuesday is your best bet.

Burbank SUED Over New Walmart

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 05.08.2012 | Los Angeles

After a series of public hearings with the Burbank City Council, opponents of the proposed Burbank Walmart have turned to their last resort. Three Bur...

Former Burbank Police Officer Wins $1.3 Million From City

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 03.20.2012 | Los Angeles

A former Burbank deputy police chief was awarded $1.29 million Monday after a jury found that he was fired for speaking out against racial discriminat...

Woman Offers Sex For McNuggets

Posted 01.18.2012 | Weird News

This couldn't have been a very happy meal. Police arrested a woman outside a McDonald's in Burbank, Calif. after she allegedly offered sex to a cu...

Reinventing The Commune Spirit Of The '60s

AOL Real Estate | Posted 12.28.2011 | Fifty

The trend toward the "village" approach to aging in place is growing, says Nancy Thompson, senior media relations manager for AARP. She defines it as ...

Opening to a Late Night Show Aired in the Middle Ages

Doug Lieblich | Posted 06.15.2011 | Comedy
Doug Lieblich

Spies from France have reported that Louis VI has refused a marriage arrangement with Eleanor of Aquitaine. Apparently, Louis canceled the nuptials, stating that he already had swine on his manor.

Brokeback Mountain Sears Its Brand Into the American West

Tom Gregory | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tom Gregory

For miserable people who think of gay people negatively: get over it, you might be married to one!

A Collage of Artists: Presenting the Lou Beaches

Lisa Adams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Lisa Adams

There is definitely an argument for working in close proximity to other artists -- that's why they invented art colonies. The Lou Beaches demonstrate that the family that glues together sticks together.

PHOTOS: Great Nights Out In Culver City, Burbank, And Santa Monica

Los Angeles Magazine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Los Angeles Magazine picks the best restaurants, hot spots, art galleries, and family-friendly activities in Burbank, Culver City, and Santa Monica fo...

Bell, Book and Candle at Colony Theatre in Burbank

Jay Weston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

I went to a preview of the revival of the famed John Van Druten romantic comedy Bell, Book and Candle at the luxurious Colony Theatre in downtown Burbank.

What To Do In LA This Weekend: Speakeasies, CicLAvia, & Cinema

Huffington Post | Nicole Larson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

This weekend's to-do list includes festivals celebrating everything from wine to walking (yes, there is an event in LA that actually celebrates walkin...

Downtown Burbank Is Now a Vibrant Scene -- Moore's Deli Is There

Jay Weston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

What was I, a confirmed resident of Beverly Hills and the West Side, doing in downtown Burbank? Eating, of course.

Fred Thompson Teaches the Pigs to Dance

Mark Joseph | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Mark Joseph

Something about Fred Thompson's life mirrors the greatness of America -- how ordinary men and women answer the call to service. He was willing to serve, of course, but not obsessed by the need for power.

Suicide Rate Doubles In Burbank

The Huffington Post | Julian Hattem | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

As part of its Bearing Witness 2.0 project, the Huffington Post is rounding up a few of the best local stories of the day. A twofold increase in suic...

Shovel-Ready Heroes: Accepting Nominations Now

Jane S. Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jane S. Smith

Why isn't anybody putting up statues or stained-glass windows to honor modern heroes of the natural world?

What I Learned From Leno

Lee Stranahan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Lee Stranahan

Leno didn't get angry. He seemed genuinely perplexed. He asked how Conan O'Brien was able to air the "Masturbating Bear" routines that aired about 45 minutes later.

Smoke Monster From 'Lost' Given Own Primetime Spin-Off Series

The Onion | The Onion | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Read More: Burbank, Home News

BURBANK, CA—ABC sources reported that Where There's Smoke will transplant the evil black cloud from the island of Lost to the suburbs of Chicago...

Vindictive Movie Studio Threatens To Make 'Coyote Ugly' Sequel

The Onion | The Onion | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Read More: Burbank, Home News

BURBANK, CA—Producers said that not only would they do everything in their power to make the sequel the most repellent, soulless, pandering film...

Take Off That Mask and Smell the Rhubarb

Jane S. Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jane S. Smith

Here's another virtue in the return to local eating: renewed awareness of under-appreciated crops that have suffered too long in the shadow of more glamorous imports.

Secrets to Avoiding Winter Flu Blues

Anne Dunev | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Dunev

Studies indicate it is not the cold of winter that causes an increase in flu, but the lowered humidity.

Five Reasons NBC's Leno Move Is Brilliant

Lee Stranahan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Lee Stranahan

Moving Leno to Conan's early lead-in will create a stronger Conan Tonight Show by allowing him the breathing room to adjust to the earlier time slot and build his own audience.

NBC To Cut 500 Jobs

mediabistro.com | Posted by Chris | 09:32 AM | NBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

TVNewser has learned NBC Universal will be cutting up to 500 jobs in a round of layoffs which are now underway at all levels of the company -- televis...

Ice Cream Trucks Banned In City Ward

Chicago Reader | Mike Sula | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Well, thanks to Alderman Killjoy, the kiddies of Ashburn, Auburn-Gresham, and Chicago Lawn will just have to hoof it into Englewood or suburban Burban...