Archive for November, 2011

Lancers Restaurant

For decades, Lancers has been dishing up the best breakfast, lunch, and dinners. The ultimate community mainstay, Lancers is one of the best restaurants in Burbank. Open daily from 5:30 a.m. to midnight, a great meal always awaits you at Lancers. Lancers will be open for a traditional Thanksgiving and Christmas dinner. All dinners are […]

Bridge

Bridge

Today’s deal shows two thinking plays outside of the box, one of which allows Declarer to make what appears to be a doomed contract, and the other of which allows a courageous, savvy defender to still beat the contract regardless of what Declarer does. Opening Lead 7S. Offhand, this looks hopeless. East wins the first […]

Soiree on Sunset

If she were to put on that brunette wig she’d look like Gertrude Stein, but instead her long blond curls softly graze her triangular shoulders. She winks at me and mouths the words: “Check your text messages.” I ask her to repeat, just in case. I’ve just met this woman: I doubt she would be […]

Topaz – Birthstone for November

The topaz has more sweeping powers attributed to it than any other gem. Also, it is one of the hardest stones known. This family of gems comes in a number of lovely colors suitable for use in nearly every type of jewelry — and topaz is relatively inexpensive. According to the ancients, the topaz cooled […]

Healthy Holiday Eating Advice for People with Diabetes

Healthy Holiday Eating Advice for People with Diabetes

(ARA) – The holidays can be difficult for people watching their diet. For those with health issues such as diabetes, the dietary minefield of holiday temptations can be especially troublesome. In the United States, 8.3 percent of the population (nearly 26 million adults and children) has diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association. For these […]

11-16-11

11-16-11

  BURBANK Holiday Boutique The United Methodist Women’s Holiday Boutique will feature arts, crafts, and baked goods, etc., plus jewelry, vendors, and more. A Chili Dinner will be served with dessert and a beverage for $7. The Lighthouse at Magnolia Park Magnolia Park United Methodist Church 2828 W. Magnolia Blvd. Friday, Nov. 18, 1 p.m.—9 […]

About Olympic Insurance Agency

About Olympic Insurance Agency

Founded in 1947, Olympic Insurance Agency has grown to become one of the most respected full-service agencies in the greater Los Angeles area. For over 25 years, this family owned and operated insurance agency has been at their current location on Burbank Boulevard where it has enjoyed steady growth. Olympic Insurance Agency is dedicated to […]

“Day of Giving” Community Outreach Program Has Kids Smiling at Universal and Other Giving Events

“Day of Giving” Community Outreach Program Has Kids Smiling at Universal and Other Giving Events

By Frank Barron Why wait for Thanksgiving to capture the spirit of giving? Last week hundreds of employee volunteers from Universal deployed to five non-profit organizations throughout Los Angeles as Universal Studios Hollywood marked its seventh annual “Day of Giving” community outreach program. This year’s “Day of Giving” added “Operation School Bell” to the charitable […]

My Fair Wedding Party with David Tutera

My Fair Wedding Party with David Tutera

A spectacular “wedding reception” was held at the legendary Park Plaza Hotel, where celebrity wedding planner David Tutera played host to more than 1,200 fans, VIPs, and brides for his fifth season launch of My Fair Wedding. Airing on WE TV, its popularity lies with Tutera’s knack for helping brides-to-be make their dream weddings come […]

Tips for Creating Meaningful New Holiday Traditions

Tips for Creating Meaningful New Holiday Traditions

(ARA) – Holidays are a great time to celebrate traditions with family and friends, and every family has unique activities they love to observe year after year. You can incorporate new traditions into the holidays to bring more memorable fun to your gatherings. Here are some simple tips for creating meaningful new traditions that can […]