Category: Fire


PPCC Expresses Opposition to Housing Bills Citing Fire Risks

June 17, 2020

June 17, 2020

“These bills will exacerbate crowded conditions on our roads and put lives and property at risk,” says PPCC By Sam...

Bel Air Wildfire Fully Contained

June 11, 2020

June 11, 2020

50-acre fire contained, no visible flames remain By Sam Catanzaro Firefighters have fully contained a wildfire fire that broke out...

Brush Fire Burning in Bel Air

June 10, 2020

June 10, 2020

Updated 11 a.m. Wednesday Sepulveda Fire at 25 percent containment By Sam Catanzaro A brush fire that erupted off the...

Critical Fire Conditions Expected Through Tuesday

June 9, 2020

June 9, 2020

Heat advisory also in effect By Sam Catanzaro With humidity in the single digits, gusts of winds reaching speeds upwards...

Fire Breaks Out Near Boy Scout Camp

May 25, 2020

May 25, 2020

Over 60 LAFD crew members put out fire that breaks out Sunday evening By Sam Catanzaro The Los Angeles Fire...

Making School Year Longer to Account for Fire?

January 24, 2020

January 24, 2020

Palisades Charter High School Board of Trustees discusses extending calendar By Chad Winthrop Are fires a part of the normal...

A Hundred Years of Wildfires in the Santa Monica Mountains

January 21, 2020

January 21, 2020

Submitted by the Pacific Palisades Historical Society Since its early beginning natural chaparral, indigenous Oaks and Sycamores have surrounded Pacific...

Newsom’s First Year: ‘Biggest Problem’ Unresolved

January 17, 2020

January 17, 2020

By Tom Elias, Brentwood News Columnist The utility company blackouts that accompanied the first severe blast of the fall fire season in...

Firefighters Rescue Two Hikers in Pacific Palisades

December 30, 2019

December 30, 2019

LAFD carries out aerial rescue over the weekend By Sam Catanzaro Over the weekend two hikers were air-lifted from a...

Underground power lines to prevent wildfires? Holiday Ho! Ho! Ho!: Palisades Westside Local Show – December 13, 2019

December 13, 2019

December 13, 2019

All your local news, events and happenings in under 5 minutes.* Underground power lines to prevent wildfires?* Holiday “Ho! Ho!...