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  • Wedding: Maldonado and McCall

    Leann Love Maldonado and William Jackson McCall, who were school sweethearts at John Burroughs High in Burbank, were married at the Little Brown Church of the Valley, the same church in which the bride’s parents were married. Officiating was...
  • JoAnne Border

    JoAnne Border, 80. In complete peace, JoAnne Border left our world to go to her true home on July 28, 2011. She was a resident of Burbank for over 65 years. JoAnne was born in Hollywood CA on May 27, 1931 to Alice and Donald Ingersol. She was a...
  • 'The Wilderness Warrior' by Douglas Brinkley

    'The Wilderness Warrior' by Douglas Brinkley
    The Wilderness Warrior Theodore Roosevelt and the Crusade for America Douglas Brinkley Harper: 960 pp., $34.99 Reviewing several Roosevelt biographies in 1920, H.L. Mencken reported that he had found more "gush" than "sense." Douglas Brinkley's...
  • 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......
  • Mailbag: Burbank needs more bicycle lanes

    I support the Verdugo Avenue bicycle lanes in Burbank. They increase safety and public health for cyclists and all users of the road. The Verdugo Avenue bicycle lanes are an important step toward creating a greener environment and more livable Burbank....
  • Mailbag: Article misstated position

    The Leader's front-page, leap-before-looking story ("Millions at ready, receipts or not," July 14) concerning millions of dollars of Burbank Unified School District bond, state grant, and city funds for the modernization of Burbank's schools trivialized...
  • Field trip to the rescue

    Field trip to the rescue
    The Aircraft Rescue Firefighting vehicle picked up speed and headed west in front of the Bob Hope Airport fire station Thursday morning while a crowd of youngsters waited patiently. Then, as it reached the group, it sprayed water over their heads,...
  • Singing is in their souls

    Singing is in their souls
    Youngsters from middle and high school are testing their singing and choreography skills and learning to collaborate with different age groups at John Burroughs' Summer Performance Workshop 2010. The three-week course is coordinated by the high school's...
  • 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"...