Woman reports being raped
HILLSIDE DISTRICT -- A Burbank woman was allegedly raped by an
acquaintance, but police released very few details about the incident
because it is still under investigation.
The alleged sexual assault occurred Tuesday night inside a home in
the Hillside District area. Police would not disclose the location or
circumstances of the attack.
Police officials, however, did say the woman knew the man who
attacked her. The woman went to the police station late Tuesday night
to report the incident, police said.
As of late Friday, no arrests had been made, police said.
Child Safety event at Empire Center
MEDIA DISTRICT NORTH -- Assemblyman Dario Frommer (D--Burbank) and
state Sen. Jack Scott (D--Burbank) will host Child Safety Day today
at Empire Center.
Children will have the opportunity to learn about traffic and fire
safety, as well as participate in a 911 simulation and have their
fingerprints taken. Free car- and booster-seat inspections will also
Entertainment, including the Radio Disney Street Team, coloring
books, face painting and balloons will also be at the event, which is
co-sponsored by the CHP and State Farm Insurance.
Child Safety Day is scheduled to take place from 9 a.m. to noon in
the parking lot of Great Indoors, 1301 N. Victory Place.
Rotary awards local students scholarships
MEDIA CITY CENTER -- Burbank Noon Rotary Club has awarded a total
of $12,900 scholarships to 23 high school seniors.
During the club’s luncheon at the Burbank Family YMCA on Tuesday,
Howard Wilson, co-chairman of the club’s scholarship awards committee
presented awards to: Jovana Quintanar and Rachel Rufus,
Bellarmine-Jefferson High School; Yvonne Mejias, Burbank Adult
School; Stratos Christianakis, Kristina Korasz, Ariana L. Myles,
Tadeo Ortega, Matt Piper and Alisa Zook, Burbank High School; Diana
Diaz, Alicia Joe, Ali Saleh, Brent Schackmann, Logan Sigston, and
Torrey Wong, John Burroughs High School; Indira Acosta, Elisabeth
Coleman, Emma E. Goodwin, Quincy Jackson and Tyler Silverio, Monterey
High School; Jonathan Fonacier, Christina Padilla and Santosh Desai,
Providence High School.