Tickets on sale for Dodger Night
BURBANK -- Tickets are now on sale for the city’s 12th annual
outing to Dodger Stadium.
This year’s Dodger Night will be at 7:10 p.m. May 17, when the
team takes on the Florida Marlins. Burbank residents will serve as a
color guard and sing the national anthem. The mayor, who will be
elected Thursday by other council members, will throw out the first
pitch to the vice mayor, organizers said.
Tickets for the event are $10 and orders must be received by May
9. They are available at the City Hall Annex, 301 E. Olive Ave.; Burbank Water and Power, 164 W. Magnolia Blvd.; and the Burbank
Chamber of Commerce, 200 W. Magnolia Blvd. For $7, citizens can also
purchase tickets for round-trip bus service from Olive Recreation
For more information, call 238-5300.
Burroughs student is a problem solver
NORTHWEST DISTRICT -- A John Burroughs High School freshman has
earned an invitation to an international problem-solving competition
after finishing first in a state event.
Joel Newman won his division at the California Future Problem
Solving Program on Saturday at Luther Burbank Middle School.
A total of 30 local middle and high school students competed
individually or as part of a team. A Luther Burbank team finished
second in the competition, during which participants were given a
future scenario to familiarize themselves with and then asked to
formulate solutions, organizers said.
Newman advances to an international competition in June in
Compiled by Ben Godar