| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 1:34 PM
Fire crews from Los Angeles, Glendale, Los Angeles County and the U.S. Forest Service on Thursday converged on a hillside above Sunland for a joint firefighting exercise just days after three brush fires broke across the Southland.
The fires were sparked...