| Nov 11, 2014
| 5:34 PM
Firefighters on Tuesday knocked down a fire that had ripped through a detached outdoor sunroom of a Glendale home, causing an estimated $70,000 in damages, authorities said.
Firefighters responded just before 5 p.m to the 1400 block of Ardmore Avenue,...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 10:48 AM
Glendale firefighters on Saturday morning knocked down a small apartment fire that caused an estimated $25,000 in damage, authorities said.
Firefighters responded to the 600 block of North Howard Street just before 11 a.m., where, after seeing smoke...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 3:30 PM
Firefighters knocked down a Glendale house fire on Wednesday night that left one woman hospitalized with minor injuries, officials said.
Just after 8 p.m., firefighters were called to a home in the 1200 block of Justin Avenue, where flames were...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 11:06 AM
Glendale firefighters knocked down a fire Monday morning that started behind an electrical panel at a Glendale health center, authorities said.
At 8:33 a.m., firefighters were dispatched to the Glendale Adult Health Care Center — located at 6900...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 2:09 PM
Firefighters on Thursday afternoon knocked down a bathroom fire that started in a two-story Glendale home, authorities said.
Glendale firefighters were dispatched at 1:02 p.m. to the 3100 block of Beaudry Terrace, where there was light smoke coming from...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 8:04 AM
A massive fire in downtown Los Angeles early today engulfed an apartment tower that was under construction, damaged two other buildings and left freeways and roads closed, the Los Angeles Times reported.
Firefighters used the 110 Freeway to set up...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 8:35 PM
A fire tore through a hillside home Monday evening in Glendale, police said.
The blaze broke out in the home in the 1400 block of Marion Drive shortly after 5 p.m., said city spokesman Tom Lorenz.
The fire began in a small structure beneath the single-...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 5:40 PM
The Glendale Fire Department received key support this week for an upcoming firefighter academy as hundreds of applicants hoping to be selected took written exams.
The support came from the City Council, which on Tuesday approved the allocation of $624,...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 10:45 AM
Off-duty firefighter Brian Williams was at home when he heard a loud explosion.
He noticed fire coming from his neighbors' home garage, so he asked his father to call for help and then escorted his elderly neighbors to safety.
His neighbors' pets were...