| Feb 2, 2013
| 7:27 PM
Fire officials say the expansion of their ambulance services program yielded faster response times in 2012 and is projected to save the city $2.1 million next fiscal year.
The program — which began Jan. 9, 2012, with four basic life-support...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 1:30 PM
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...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 2:00 PM
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...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 9:03 AM
Firefighters hope to have a brush fire that burned more than 175 acres in Monrovia out by Sunday evening.
The blaze started late Saturday morning in a residential backyard in northwest Monrovia and spread to rugged terrain in bordering wild lands. At one...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 12:26 PM
After a morning hike in the Angeles National Forest, Los Angeles County firefighters who work at Fire Camp 2 returned to their La Cañada Flintridge station, prepared to start an ordinary Monday.
But when they filed out of a fire truck, they found a...
| Aug 5, 2010
LA CAÑADA FLINTRIDGE — Los Angeles County officials on Wednesday advised foothill residents to make sure their homes are protected and insured amid this year's already devastating fire season.
Supervisor Mike Antonovich, Los Angeles County...
| Jan 30, 2011
Twenty years after the temporary fire station at Bob Hope Airport was built, officials this week appropriated $117,000 to make the building a bit more livable.
The fire station comprises a group of trailers inside a hangar near the intersection of the...
| Sep 14, 2010
| 6:14 PM
A congressional hearing that would have taken testimony from top forest and firefighting officials on the response to the devastating Station fire has been rescheduled for Oct. 12 in Pasadena.
The hearing was originally to be held Aug. 10 but was...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 11:44 AM
Glendale firefighters are knocking down a residential garage fire near Isabel and E. Dryden Street north of the Ventura (134) Freeway.
It was not immediately known what caused the blaze. Firefighters continued to extinguish flames and hot spots as of 7:...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 6:33 PM
Burbank and Glendale city firefighters put out an apartment fire in the 500 block of Irving in Glendale Tuesday afternoon.
It was orginally reported that there were people possibly trapped inside, but authorities found no victims and the fire was...
| Aug 20, 2011
| 11:11 AM
Earlier this week, the Burbank Fire Department held a “Badge Pinning Ceremony,” honoring the promotions of Travont “Tray” White and of Jason Murphy, who rose to the ranks of captain and engineer, respectively.
In addition, Captain...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 12:12 PM
More than a week after collpasing at an award ceremony of an apparent heart attack, John Krikorian had some special guests visit him at Glendale Adventist Medical Center's Intensive Care Unit.
Firefighters from Glendale's Fire Station 25 checked in on...