Burbank Leader


‘This is a very selfish act’: Burbank Little League equipment stolen

Burbank Little League officials were hoping to spend Wednesday afternoon practicing, but they instead spent that time with police after someone stole hundreds of dollars’ worth of gear from the organization’s equipment shed. The theft happened sometime between 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and 4 p.m. Wednesday...


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Burroughs’ Valles vaults into Masters Meet

Burroughs’ Valles vaults into Masters Meet

While six athletes from the city of Burbank entered the CIF Southern Section Track and Field Championships at Cerritos College with various goals, only one competitor guaranteed his season wouldn’t end Saturday. Burroughs High’s Christian Valles will carry the local torch at Friday’s Masters Meet...

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JPL film documents turbulent ‘90s, Hubble lens error and those who came ‘To the Rescue’


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  • Bike corrals will help everyone in community

    Burbank has more than 9,000 free off-street municipal parking spaces, mostly within the downtown Burbank Golden Mall and Magnolia Park areas, all provided and maintained through the city’s General Fund. There are also hundreds of free on-street parking places on Magnolia between downtown and Magnolia...

  • The Fate of the Furious: 30 days at the impound

    The Fate of the Furious: 30 days at the impound

    Recently, Los Angeles has seen a dramatic and alarming 43% increase in traffic-related fatalities, with 260 traffic deaths occurring in 2016. This rate is continuing to increase and in 2017 is already significantly higher than it was at this time last year. Unfortunately, these rising rates of...

  • Readers share thoughts about possible fire personnel cuts, development-assistance programs

    After attending the Burbank City Council meeting May 9, I must voice my concerns as a citizen of Burbank. Upon hearing the city's budget proposal for the upcoming fiscal year, I learned of the city's possible intent to eliminate three firefighter positions. It was explained to the council that...

  • Attack of the cartoon, a smaller Leader

    Was that cartoon the Leader ran last week about Dr. David Gordon supposed to be funny? Well, it wasn’t. It was sick. I’m canceling my subscription to The Times if they don’t stop including the Leader. Let’s not start bashing Gordon the same as the media is bashing President Trump. It looks like...


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