Chamber business luncheon is Thursday HILLSIDE...

Chamber business luncheon is Thursday

HILLSIDE DISTRICT -- Local businesses are invited to network at

the monthly Business Connection Luncheon hosted by the Burbank

Chamber of Commerce.


Y2 Marketing is hosting the event at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the

Castaway, 1250 Harvard Road. Mike Flad, director of the city’s Park,

Recreation and Community Services Depart- ment, is the guest speaker.

Tick- ets are $20 for members, $25 for prospective members. For more


information, call 846-3111.

Schools, restaurant team to fight cancer

BURBANK -- Schools throughout Los Angeles County are participating

in Olive Garden’s “Pasta Through Pennies Program,” a charity

fundraiser benefiting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

The ninth annual national program, running through May 17, awards

a pasta party to the class that raises the most money in each school.

Students in elementary, middle and high school are eligible for



Olive Garden is at 1741 N. Victory Place in the Empire Center. For

more information, call (310) 216-7600 or visit

Compiled by Jackson Bell