Carrows closes Burbank spot
MEDIA DISTRICT NORTH -- After serving family-style cuisine to
locals for 12 years, Carrows Restaurant has closed its doors.
Restaurant officials said they decided to close the restaurant at
3301 N. Glenoaks Blvd. on May 27 after their lease expired and the
rent was raised.
Burbank resident Vicki Claussen dined at the restaurant about four
times a week and considered most of the staff “a second family.”
“It think the community is losing a wonderful family restaurant,”
Claussen said of the eatery across the street from Woodbury
University. “It was a place for friends and family to meet.”
The chain, which is owned by Irvine-based Catalina Restaurant
Group, numbers about 130 restaurants in California and several other
State Chamber hosts seminar
GLENDALE -- The California Chamber of Commerce is accepting
registration for a seminar focusing on controlling workers’
compensation costs while complying with the law. The seminar will be
June 11 at the Glendale Hilton, 100 W. Glenoaks Blvd.
Paul Schechter, the chamber’s employment law attorney, will
present the event, which is based on his book “Workers’ Compensation
The cost is $200 for California Chamber of Commerce members and
$250 for nonmembers. To register or for more information, call (800)
Compiled by Jackson Bell