<p>"The Squaw Man" was Cecil B. DeMille's first film in Hollywood, and the town's first feature-length movie. It was filmed in Burbank, Los Angeles, Chatsworth and elsewhere.&nbsp;</p>

Burbank played a role in director Cecil B. DeMille's legacy

A century ago, a young man named Cecil B. DeMille traveled West to launch a career in the still new art and business of moviemaking. He had a script called "The Squaw Man," a partner in the Lasky Feature Play Co, and a train ticket. His destination was... Arizona?

<p>Glendale Supt. Richard Sheehan during a 2013 graduation ceremony.</p>

Sheehan hired by Covina school district

The Covina-Valley Unified School District hired Glendale Supt. Dick Sheehan Tuesday evening, returning the veteran educator to his roots but also to a district under fire for a series of recent sex scandals.

Historic season comes to end for Flintridge Prep boys' volleyball squad

Throughout the season, the members of the Flintridge Prep boys’ volleyball team reached plenty of milestone moments.

<p>Two dogs play at Johnny Carson Park during the Best Friends Animal Society's spring pet adoption in 2007. Based on public feedback, Johnny Carson Park South is the preferred site for an off-leash dog park in Burbank.</p>

818 Roundup: Residents prefer Johnny Carson Park for proposed dog park; Sheehan moves on to Covina-Valley Unified

Good morning, 818! Today is Wednesday, May 27, 2015. Temperatures for today are forecasted to reach a high of 77 degrees and a low of 57 degrees, according to the National Weather Service.

<p>Two dogs play at Johnny Carson Park during the Best Friends Animal Society's spring pet adoption in 2007. Based on public feedback, Johnny Carson Park South is the preferred site for an off-leash dog park in Burbank.</p>

Public prefers Johnny Carson Park South as future site of dog park

The results are in following a series of public meetings this spring about a potential off-leash dog park in Burbank, and one site fetched an overwhelming share of support from residents who attended.

<p>Burbank Community YMCA honored its supporters and partners at an annual meeting Wednesday, May 20, 2015.</p>

YMCA fetes its volunteers

The Burbank Community YMCA recently honored several local volunteers, including Burbank High School junior Moah Pollas.

Negotiations for site of proposed airport terminal leaves several businesses up in the air

Burbank and Bob Hope Airport officials are hashing out a date for a joint, televised public meeting, likely in June, to discuss each party’s proposal for an agreement on a 14-gate replacement terminal at the airfield.

Caltrans to host open house to discuss Golden State (5) Freeway project

The California Department of Transportation will host an open house in Burbank from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday to discuss an ongoing project on the Golden State (5) Freeway.

Auto theft suspect taken into custody

A 31-year-old Glendale resident was arrested Friday on suspicion of stealing a vehicle and drug possession, said Glendale police.

Flintridge Prep baseball utilizes huge first inning to rout Desert Christian

LANCASTER — While there may not have been a scoreboard present at Lancaster’s Rawley Duntley Park, there was no denying the opening-inning wallop delivered by the visiting Flintridge Prep baseball team.

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