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  • Brush fire in Glendale closes streets, some evacuations ordered

    Brush fire in Glendale closes streets, some evacuations ordered
    A brush fire has broken out in Glendale between the Ventura (134) and the Glendale (2) freeways, where the transition road has been shut down as firefighters move in. The fire is on the ridge line of the 2100 block of Chevy Chase Drive and Glenoaks...
  • Glendale Fire Department earns top rating again

    Glendale Fire Department earns top rating again
    The Glendale Fire Department recently earned a Class 1 rating from a top insurance risk company, which may result in lower coverage rates for residents and business owners. Glendale was one of 10 fire departments in California that received the rating...
  • Amid high fire danger, agencies converge for joint firefighting exercise

    Fire crews from Los Angeles, Glendale, Los Angeles County and the U.S. Forest Service on Thursday converged on a hillside above Sunland for a joint firefighting exercise just days after three brush fires broke across the Southland. The fires were sparked...
  • Firefighters battle residential blaze in Glendale

    Firefighters are responding to a second alarm house fire in Glendale, which was reported earlier today on North Jackson Street. Crews are continuing to battle the blaze in the 1300 block of North Jackson Street. Units from Burbank Fire have been...
  • Minor injuries reported in two-alarm house fire in Glendale

    Minor injuries reported in two-alarm house fire in Glendale
    Firefighters on Friday knocked down a two-alarm house fire in Glendale, where pack rat conditions complicated the response, officials said. The fire was reported at 1:03 p.m. at a single-story house in the 1300 block of North Jackson Street, where...
  • Fire sparked near Glendale homes is quickly extinguished

    Fire sparked near Glendale homes is quickly extinguished
    A small fire on Wednesday that briefly threatened hillside homes on Deermont Road was quickly extinguished, officials said. A Los Angeles City Fire Department helicopter made several water drops on the fire, which was contained to less than an acre in...
  • Firefighters contain residential blaze in East Glendale

    Firefighters contain residential blaze in East Glendale
    Firefighters on Tuesday successfully contained a blaze to attic area of a multi-unit residential building in East Glendale, a city spokesman said. The building in the 300 block of McHenry Road was evacuated of one tenant, but there were no immediate...
  • Cause of small blaze above Brand Park in Glendale under investigation

    Firefighters say there were no “obvious ignition sources” for a 1 1/2-acre blaze Sunday above Brand Park, which left open the possibility of human causes. No one was injured in the blaze, which was reported about 2:30 p.m. above the park in...
  • 210 Freeway fire is knocked down, contained to 1 acre

    210 Freeway fire is knocked down, contained to 1 acre
    Firefighters put out a roughly 1-acre blaze that blackened trees and brush on the westbound Foothill (210) Freeway, east of Pennsylvania Avenue, officials said. Witnesses reported smoke and fire about 12:55 p.m., prompting Los Angeles County Fire...
  • Firefighters quickly douse small fire at Scholl Canyon Landfill

    Firefighters quickly douse small fire at Scholl Canyon Landfill
    Firefighters doused a quarter-acre fire Sunday at Scholl Canyon Park, officials said. Witnesses reported seeing the fire about 12:36 p.m. on a hillside at the park in the 2800 block of East Glenoaks Boulevard, Glendale police officials said. No one...
  • Firefighters battling Angeles National Forest blaze hope for rain

    Firefighters battling Angeles National Forest blaze hope for rain
    The wildfire burning in the Angeles National Forest is about 25% contained, although firefighters were hoping that rain would arrive in the afternoon, authorities said Wednesday. The blaze, known as the Williams fire, has burned about 3,800 acres since...
  • Glendale firefighters learn from 'reality TV'

    Glendale firefighters learn from 'reality TV'
    Capt. Matthew Luchetta sat in the hot seat and called out commands Thursday to fellow firefighters as he took stock of a smoky three-story apartment building on Cypress Street. But it could have just as easily been a plane crash, hazardous materials...