| May 3, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Dozens of firefighters were trying to get the upper hand on a brush fire in Glendale Friday afternoon as it threatened canyon homes and wrecked havoc on nearby freeways.
Evacuation orders were issued for homes in the 500 block of Solway Street....
| May 3, 2013
| 9:22 PM
Hundreds of firefighters, combined with a massive air attack, were able to contain a fast-moving brush fire in Glendale Friday just hours after it was reported.
With the aid of several water-dropping helicopters, more than 200 firefighters were able...
| May 8, 2013
| 4:02 PM
La Cañada Flintridge is heading into fire season under the watchful eye of Los Angeles County Asst. Fire Chief Dean McGuire.
McGuire, who worked on the 2009 Station fire, recently began covering the city after serving as battalion chief in the Santa...
| 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...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 12:50 PM
A red flag fire warning for strong to moderate Santa Ana winds and low relative humidity has been issued across Southern California, the National Weather Service said.
The agency said temperatures will be in the 90s in inland areas and that wind gusts...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 5:25 PM
Firefighters extinguished a small brush fire that erupted Saturday afternoon on a hillside along the eastbound Ventura (134) and northbound Glendale (2) freeways, Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman Brian Humphrey said.
Ground crews responded to a...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:09 PM
Glendale fire crews are battling two blazes, one of which has forced the closure of the southbound Glendale (2) Freeway interchange to the eastbound Ventura (134) Freeway.
Firefighters responded about 3:46 p.m. to a brush fire in Los Angeles near the...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 5:24 PM
Police are investigating the owner of an illegal marijuana growing site discovered by firefighters last weekend in a south Glendale apartment after heavy smoke was seen coming from a window, officials said.
Detectives haven't arrested anyone in...
| May 28, 2013
| 12:15 PM
Authorities are investigating the cause of a fire in a building in downtown Glendale Monday that reignited hours after firefighters knocked down the original blaze.
Two firefighters suffered minor injures while battling the first blaze early Monday...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 7:22 AM
Firefighters from Burbank, Glendale and L.A. County stations in La Cañada Flintridge will be attending a memorial service today in Prescott, Ariz. to honor 19 Granite Mountain hotshots who died battling a wind-driven wildfire on June 30.
About 300 L.A....
| 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...