| Sep 14, 2011
| 1:57 PM
More than two years after the devastating Station fire, the U.S. Forest Service has yet to establish guidelines for firefighting night flights over rugged terrain in the Angeles National Forest — frustrating local officials who say the agency is...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 7:54 AM
A commercial fire that spread to an adjacent house Monday night in Burbank caused an estimated $44,000 in damage, officials said.
Burbank firefighters responded to the fire at about 5 p.m. Monday at Niagara Street and Olive Avenue, with billowing...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 1:40 PM
Business Life magazine publisher John Krikorian, father of Glendale Unified school board member Greg Krikorian, collapsed today while accepting an award at the annual Glendale Fire Department luncheon.
Midway through his acceptance speech, John Krikorian...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 3:05 PM
John Krikorian, the publisher of Business Life magazine, has regained consciousness and is in stable condition after collapsing of an apparent heart attack earlier today at a Fire Department awards ceremony.
Krikorian, the father of Glendale school board...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 11:31 AM
Firefighters were able to extinguish a "well-involved" house fire in North Glendale this morning as high winds threatened to spread the blaze to surrounding structures.
One occupant of the home suffered from minor smoke inhalation, but no other injuries...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 11:54 AM
An early blaze swept through a medical supplies store Thursday, causing $80,000 in damage, officials said.
No one was injured in the fire, which was reported about 2:56 a.m. at Ocean View Health Care on the 3400 block of Ocean View Boulevard, said...
| Jan 1, 2012
| 10:26 AM
No one was injured Saturday night when two fires broke out in Glendale and La Crescenta.
At 9:55 p.m., a fire started at a South Glendale apartment complex causing damage to five apartment units on the 800 block of E. Acacia Avenue.
The fire started...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 10:28 AM
Police say a blaze that ripped through an auto repair shop in Burbank early Saturday may not be related to rash of car fires that have swept through L.A. and portions of the San Fernando Valley.
Officials are still investigating the cause of the blaze...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Katherine Thompson stumbled into a job at the Glendale Fire Department nearly by accident.
The 29-year-old Los Angeles resident had a degree in theater and was looking to make a career change. She decided to attend nursing school and, while standing in...
| May 20, 2011
| 2:18 PM
GLENDALE — Rain this week may have added needed moisture to parched hillsides, but officials warned that fire danger remains high.
Small fires have already blackened several acres in Southern California, including a light brush fire near the Jet...
| Jun 3, 2011
| 5:41 PM
While he can’t read yet, my 2-year-old son has a passion for books. Every time he enters my office he heads straight for the bookcase.
I blame Glendale’s Casa Verdugo Library children’s program, which he attends every week.
| Feb 9, 2012
| 3:04 PM
A woman and man were arrested Wednesday after a resident spotted them stealing the caps off of fire hydrants, police said.
Luis Castaneda, 39, of Burbank, and Angelina Munoz, 50, of Sun Valley, were taken into custody about 9:40 p.m. in connection with...