| 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...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 8:25 AM
A small fire briefly broke out at the construction site of the Rose Bowl's new press box Monday morning, but no one was injured and it self-extinguished before firefighters arrived.
The blaze was started by welders who accidentally set some insulation on...
| 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:...
| 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 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 3:51 PM
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...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 5:36 PM
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...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 11:03 AM
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...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 2:35 PM
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...