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  • Wayne Allwine, voice of Mickey Mouse, dies at 62

    Wayne Allwine, voice of Mickey Mouse, dies at 62
    Wayne Allwine, a Walt Disney Studios voice-over artist who was the voice of Mickey Mouse for more than three decades, has died. He was 62. Allwine, an Emmy Award-winning former sound effects editor and foley artist, died of complications of diabetes...
  • A touch of magic in the city

    Just a stone's throw from affluent Hancock Park and Windsor Square is an area of Los Angeles called Brookside. This enclave of eight streets and 400 homes is somewhat more affordable than its tony neighbors yet has similar tree-lined streets and diverse...
  • 'American Idol,' humbug. Music Center's Spotlight Awards have the real goods [Updated]

     
    "American Idol" may have the ratings, but when it comes to talent competitions staged at prominent Los Angeles venues, the Music Center's Spotlight Awards for Southern California high school singers, instrumentalists, dancers and visual artists are an...
  • West Hollywood to explore opening charter school

     
    West Hollywood officials have agreed to authorize a study on forming a charter school that would serve the city’s students. City Council members approved the research, which will cost $6,000, by a 5-0 vote Monday evening. Students who live in......
  • Service Clubs: Scholars who met the challenge are honored

    The Magnolia Park Optimist Club honored students at its April 15 meeting who were able to overcome many obstacles to achieve their goals. Optimists Evie Magnante and Sue Kyle did an outstanding job of selecting the students who won "Meet the Challenge"...
  • Around Town

    TODAY Education Conference for parents and teachers for SELPA will be from 8 a.m. to noon at La Cañada High School, 4463 Oak Grove Drive, La Cañada Flintridge. The Foothill SELPA Community Advisory Committee comprises special education students and...
  • Mailbag: Metrolink could make some changes

    Your May 1 editorial "Few riders on Metrolink" hit the mark when it stated that attracting new riders has proved challenging to Metrolink. Ridership is down 13% on the Ventura County line, and 6% on the Antelope Valley line, the two routes that serve...
  • School bond in question

    City Councilman David Gordon on Tuesday called on school district officials to provide a complete financial account of a voter-approved $112.5-million bond to modernize Burbank Unified facilities. The city has agreed to jointly fund at least $14...
  • Around Town: Calendar

    WEDNESDAY Friends of the Burbank Public Library meets at 6:30 p.m. in the second floor auditorium, Central Library, 110 Glenoaks Blvd., Burbank. Call (818) 238-5551. Glendale Burbank Republican Assembly will meet at 6:30 p.m. at Clancy’s Crab...
  • And the winners are

    Summer is almost here, and most local high school athletes are finally getting some time to relax after an eventful 2090-10 school year. The year saw its share of remarkable achievements; successful teams and outstanding individuals who helped make the...
  • Mailbag: Get these athletic fields built now

    I was dismayed to read in the Burbank Leader that the new construction of the John Burroughs High School Memorial Stadium and athletic fields has been postponed once again ("Stadium still standing," June 2). This is the third time that this vitally...
  • Mailbag: Changing from the polluting norm

    It amazes me when I hear a few residents of Burbank whine about how they do not want to adopt change in their city ("Remove bike lanes from busy streets," June 12) because they don't want to be like other cities and like things the way they are. Things...