Burbank High football eliminated by Salesian

EAST LOS ANGELES — For a team that lost its two perennial skill players for most of the season, it might have been a surprise to some that the Burbank High football team got as far as it did this season.

Crescenta Valley High football pulls away from Paramount to reach semifinals

PARAMOUNT – With balance on offense and stout play on defense, the Crescenta Valley High football team proved itself worthy of one of the deepest playoff runs in recent memory.

No. 1 St. Francis falls in quarterfinals against La Serna

WHITTIER — In the end, it was not a 17-point deficit that was too much to overcome.

Glendale forensics officers use metal detectors and find something of interest at the site of an shooting investigation on the 1500 block of West Kenneth Road where a victim of multiple gunshots was taken County USC Hospital on Wednesday, November 19, 2014.

818 Roundup: Glendale shooting suspects pleads not guilty; Burbank Army medic competes

Good morning, 818! It's Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. Temperatures for today are expected to reach a high of 75 degrees and a low of 53 degrees with partly clouds skies in the evening.

The Stengel House is at 1663 Grandview Ave., Glendale, on Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. The home, once owned by former Yankees manager Casey Stengel, has earned historic designation through the Mills Act.

Baseball giant's home runs to historic status

A two-story house that was once owned by legendary pro baseball manager Casey Stengel took a big step toward securing its place in history this week after being added to the Glendale Register of Historic Resources.

Sgt. Brian Guillen and Sgt. Zane Beach, both medics with 123rd Brigade Support Battalion, 4th Brigade, 1st Armored Division, carry a litter during the buddy run portion of the Best Medic competition at Fort Bliss, Oct. 15. Guillen and Beach took first place in the competition and will compete at Fort Sam Houston.

Burbank native competes for Army's 'Best Medic' title

It’s been said that soldiers in the U.S. Army do more by 9 a.m. than most people do all day, and a 72-hour competition earlier this month to find the best of the Army’s medics tried to prove just how much they could fit into each day.

Voting change could reach ballot

Community members Thursday night talked about the pros and cons of ditching the city’s at-large voting system in favor of council districts, an issue the City Council will next month consider putting on the spring ballot.

Molly is a grey-coated rabbit available for adoption through the Burbank Animal Shelter.

Leader Pet of the Day: Molly

Imagine being a domesticated bunny and found as a stray. That's what happened to adorable little Molly.

Leader Editorial: An idea that may travel well

As we reported this week, a proposal was given a tentative green light by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority Board that shows promise toward easing traffic while closing a gap in transit options for travelers who need to make their way to Burbank Bob Hope Airport. The idea is to expand bus service in order to connect the Metro Red and Orange Line station in North Hollywood to the Lake Avenue Gold Line Station in Pasadena, creating a loop that could make it much easier for people to get from the airport to Pasadena and vice versa.

Parents raise concerns over report cards

After new report cards were sent home with elementary students last week, some parents raised concerns about the new language identifying students’ achievement levels as “thorough” and “adequate” at best.