Burbank City Council voices support for city manager after closed-door meeting

Burbank City Manager Mark Scott came out of a closed-door evaluation with elected officials on Tuesday with the “unanimous support” of the City Council, the mayor said.

Matzah is passed during Passover Seder at Temple Sinai in Glendale on Tuesday, April 15, 2014. The Seder service marks the beginning of Passover.

Temple Sinai marks Passover in Glendale

The Temple Sinai community celebrated the second night of Passover, the Jewish holiday that celebrates the exodus from slavery in ancient Egypt, with a seder Tuesday night at its Glendale social hall.

First and fifth graders at the Jefferson Elementary School hummingbird and butterfly garden at the Burbank school's campus on Tuesday, April 15, 2014. The garden is maintained by first and fifth grader students.

Gardening is for the birds at Burbank's Jefferson Elementary School

Jefferson Elementary has a new hummingbird garden on its campus, which also features a butterfly habitat.

Former Glendale Mayor John Drayman, with his attorney Sean McDonald, at his sentencing at Superior Court in Los Angeles on Monday, April 7, 2014 for embezzling proceeds from the Montrose Farmer's Market, and filing false tax returns. His sentence is 365 days in county jail, with 4 days credit for time served, and to pay restitution and all court fees.

Former Glendale Councilman John Drayman released from jail

Despite being sentenced to a year in jail slightly more than a week ago, disgraced formed Glendale Councilman John Drayman was released from custody Tuesday afternoon, Los Angeles County sheriff’s officials said.

The Comfort Women Statue is located in Central Park in Glendale.

818 Roundup: Attorneys for Glendale request comfort-women statue lawsuit dismissal, Glendale woman files claim against city of Burbank, LAPD

Good morning, readers. Today is Wednesday, April 16. Forecasters predict the high will be 75 and low 54 in the Glendale region.

With downtown L.A. in the background, traffic moves slowly on a rainy morning on the 5 freeway southbound out of Burbank at the 134 freeway in Glendale/L.A. border on Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013.

Live: Traffic updates for your morning commute

A man waters his lawn with a hose as the sprinklers also run water onto the grass in the 1400 block of Allen Avenue, just north of Bel Aire Drive, in Glendale on Thursday, April 10, 2014. California is in the midst of a drought.

Weather: Forecast for Wednesday

Flintridge Prep's Dante Fregoso, who finished with 22 kills and 22 digs, tips the ball past Chadwick's Kyle Civale during a Prep League match on Tuesday. The Rebels won, 3-1. (Roger Wilson/Staff Photographer)

Flintridge Prep boys' volleyball takes key match versus Chadwick

LA CA√ĎADA — Thanks to a friendly homecourt advantage, a key absence and the power of hitters Trip Westmoreland and Dante Fregoso, the Flintridge Prep boys’ volleyball team took a big step toward defending its Prep League championship.

An architect's rendering of the Tropico Apartments project on Los Feliz Road.

Developer claims council requirement will kill Tropico apartment project

Following a demand by the City Council last month to decrease the size of the proposed Tropico apartment project by 25%, the developer said Tuesday that such a reduction would kill it.

UCLA to run Burbank health center

By June 1, the UCLA Health System will start running six medical facilities currently operated by the Motion Picture & Television Fund, including a health center in Burbank.