Category: 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!...

Suspected Drunk Driver Crashes into Palisades Fire Station Door

December 12, 2019

December 12, 2019

Garage door damaged Wednesday night By Sam Catanzaro Authorities are looking for a suspected drunk driver who crashed into the...

Getty Fire Victims File Suit Against Dept. of Water and Power

December 9, 2019

December 9, 2019

“LADWP has been acutely aware of these risks”, reads claim By Sam Catanzaro Brentwood homeowners who suffered losses in the...

Newsom Looking Scared During Fire Season

November 30, 2019

November 30, 2019

By Tom Elias, Palisades News Columnist At times during this fall’s still simmering fire season, rookie Gov. Gavin Newsom looked a little...

Second Phase of Woolsey Fire Recovery Begins

November 19, 2019

November 19, 2019

By Keldine Hull One year after the Woolsey Fire burned almost 100,000 acres of land in the Santa Monica Mountains,...

Topanga Brush Fire Contained, Palisades’ Burrito Project Gives Back Over the Holidays: Palisades Westside Local Show November 18, 2019

November 18, 2019

November 18, 2019

Palisades Westside Local Show – November, 18, 2019 – All your local news, events and happenings in under 5 minutes.*...