<p>Comedian Drew Lynch, whose career began unexpectedly at Flappers in Burbank, returns to "America's Got Talent" to compete for the big prize.</p>

Drew Lynch heads to the 'Talent' finals in New York

On Aug. 11, Drew Lynch — the one-time ticket-taker at Flappers Comedy Club in Burbank — returns to "America's Got Talent" to compete for the big prize.

<p>The cast of "Real World: Skeletons," the thirtieth season of MTV's reality television series "The Real World," which is casting for its 31st season in Burbank on Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015.</p>

'Real World' casting call set for Burbank

Some people can remember when MTV ran primarily music videos. Some also remember the first season of “The Real World,” one of the cable network’s early regularly scheduled entertainment programs.

Popularity drives up profits at Burbank airport 'bus' kiosk

The little pink makeup boutique in Bob Hope Airport’s Terminal A, near Gate A2, is decorated to look like a vintage bus — and even though it doesn’t move, according to a recent airport staff report, it’s chugging along financially at a decent clip.

Ribbon cut on Glendale 'dream' campus

Ribbon cut on Glendale 'dream' campus

In the mid-1970s, Glendale Unified opened a school built to serve its students with severe developmental disabilities.

<p>Glendale Community College's Kev'n Farmer and his teammates will play the same squads in the 2015 regular season as they did in 2014. (Raul Roa/Staff Photographer)</p>

Glendale Community College football schedule has plenty of sizzle, no matchup changes

GLENDALE — On an office wall next to the desk of Glendale Community College football Coach John Rome is a calendar detailing important upcoming events. They range from the practice schedule to the dates of the games the Vaqueros will take part in during the 2015 season.

Police effort eyes cyclists, pedestrians in Glendale

Police cited 85 pedestrians, motorcyclists, drivers and bicyclists during two separate grant-funded traffic enforcement operations conducted over the weekend, police said.

Burb's Eye View: In no time, neighbors take on Burbank garbage detail

Burb's Eye View: In no time, neighbors take on Burbank garbage detail

It took Adelita Alvarez 24 hours to set up the Facebook page, send out the call for volunteers and take those volunteers to the dirty Verdugo hillside.

<p>Scott Warner is shown cave diving the cenotes in the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico.</p>

Community: Adventurer finds exploring a golden opportunity

For some, a week on a secluded beach with a tropical drink in hand is the perfect holiday. But Burbank residents Scott Warner and Jack Stern crave edgier vacations.

<p>Shortcake (A381090) is a 3-year-old female white and black Pit Bull Terrier mix.&nbsp;She&nbsp;is a very sweet, playful, and affectionate girl who would love to find her new forever home.</p>

News-Press Pet of the Day: Shortcake

Shortcake is a 3-year-old, female, white and black pit bull/terrier mix. She enjoys going for walks and loves attention. Shortcake is a very sweet, playful and affectionate girl who would love to find her new forever home.

A firefighter lights a backfire as the Rocky Fire burns near Clearlake, Calif., on Monday, Aug. 3, 2015. The fire has charred more than 60,000 acres and destroyed at least 24 residences. (AP Photo/Josh Edelson)

Local firefighters join battle against California wildfires

More than two dozen firefighters from Glendale and Burbank were sent to help battle several of the more than 20 wildfires burning throughout the state, including the Rocky fire, which had grown to 65,000 acres on Tuesday.