| May 23, 2014
| 7:05 AM
Good morning, readers! Today is Thursday, May 23. Weather in the Glendale area will reach a high of 73 degrees and a low of 59, National Weather Service.
In the news from your area:
- Glendale police have arrested a 62-year-old Los Angeles man for...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 4:14 PM
Firefighters contained a small brush fire Tuesday afternoon before it spread to nearby homes in a north Glendale neighborhood, police said.
The fire, which was reported at 3:29 p.m., engulfed a wood fence, palm trees and brush near homes in the 1300...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 4:12 PM
A couch and mattress on sidewalks on two different streets in Glendale were set on fire seven minutes apart early Saturday, according to the Glendale Police Department.
A mattress was set on fire at the 200 block of West Lomita Avenue at 2:30 a.m. on...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 7:38 PM
Firefighters on Tuesday were still investigating the cause of a three-alarm blaze that tore through a Glendale strip mall, destroying several longtime businesses.
Fire officials estimated damage from the blaze was about $2.25 million.
| Feb 18, 2014
| 5:51 PM
The cause of a 2-acre brush fire on Sunday that prompted the evacuation of 10 homes in the Adams Hills neighborhood is still under investigation, officials said.
No one was injured during the blaze, which started at 11:21 a.m. in hillside brush to the...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 8:35 AM
Firefighters battled an early morning three-alarm fire that broke out above Glendale's popular Paradise Pastry on Saturday, causing extensive water damage and temporarily closing the business, officials said.
Flames were reported on the second floor of...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 6:22 PM
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There’s a new marshal in town. Fire marshal, that is.
Stuart Tom, who for the past 16 years was the face of all things to do with building permits in Glendale, was sworn in Thursday as the city&...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 10:09 AM
The Sharp fire in Angeles National Forest has grown to 150 acres, but firefighters, aided now by five water-dropping helicopters, have been able to increase containment to 40%.
Two firefighters, meanwhile, were treated at a local hospital after one...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:59 PM
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More than 1,600 applications were turned in this week from job seekers hoping to be selected to fill 15 new Glendale firefighter positions.
The city began accepting online submissions on Monday and has...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 10:29 AM
Six engine companies from Glendale and Burbank fire departments were deployed Thursday to help hundreds of firefighters attack the raging Colby fire that blackened more than 1,700 acres near Glendora.
The companies, as well as a Glendale fire water...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 9:23 AM
The Colby fire that has been burning above Glendora since Thursday morning did not increase in size overnight as crews took advantage of calmer winds to reinforce containment lines, officials reported Friday.
More than 1,000 firefighters are now...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 9:38 AM
To provide an up-close look at how its cadets train, the Verdugo Fire Academy of Glendale Community College hosted an open house for the school’s faculty and staff on Thursday in which three fire trucks and equipment were displayed and...