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  • Acton fire fully contained at 52 acres; one outbuilding and car destroyed

     
    A brush fire that began about 11 a.m. Thursday morning in Acton was fully contained shortly after 3 p.m., authorities said....
  • Antelope Valley brush fire knocked down

     
    Firefighters quickly knocked down a five-acre brush fire that broke out Saturday on state park land between Palmdale and Acton. About 100 firefighters, including three helicopters, responded to the blaze near the Sierra and Pearblossom Highways about 11:...
  • Crown Fire Evacuation and Road Closure Information

    Crown Fire Evacuation and Road Closure Information
    PALMDALE -- Some 2,000 homes were evacuated as a result of the 'Crown Fire' that is burning out of control west of Palmdale in northern Los Angeles County. As of Friday morning, all evacuation orders have been lifted. Rancho Vista residents have been...
  • Fire near Palmdale threatens SoCal power supply

    Fire near Palmdale threatens SoCal power supply
    Firefighters are making an aggressive air attack against a large brush fire burning west of Palmdale that's threatening the power supply to all of Southern California. The "Crown Fire" near the 14 Freeway in Agua Dulce has chewed through more than 8,...
  • Leonard Finch, Anita Monson

    Leonard J. Finch Jr. Leonard J. Finch Jr., a former president of the La Caņada Flintridge Chamber of Commerce, died July 1 at the age of 96. Born July 5, 1914 in Pasadena, Finch graduated from Hollywood High School, Los Angeles Junior College and USC'...
  • Parolee suspected of robbing seniors after their visits to the bank

    GLENDALE — Los Angeles County Sheriff’s officials said a 41-year-old parolee may be responsible for robbing four seniors, including two in Glendale, after they were followed home from their banks. Authorities were able to link parolee Lee...
  • Brush Fire Contained After Threatening Homes in Acton

    Brush Fire Contained After Threatening Homes in Acton
    ACTON, Calif. (KTLA) -- Fire crews have fully contained a 100-acre brush fire near Hubbard Road and Escondido Canyon Road in Acton. The fire erupted just after 11:00 a.m. Thursday in a sparsely populated area and burned about 52 acres. It destroyed a...
  • Storm Brings Lightning, Hail to Northeastern L.A. County

    Storm Brings Lightning, Hail to Northeastern L.A. County
    LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Southern California was expected to endure another round of wet weather Wednesday after a storm system brought a mix of rain, hail and thunderstorms to parts of the region. Thunderstorms in the Santa Clarita and Antelope Valleys...
  • Fallen firefighters honored

    Los Angeles County officials on Monday dedicated a section of the Angeles Forest Highway in honor of two firefighters who died last year while battling the Station fire. The 25-mile stretch of mountainous roadway, which cuts through the Angeles...
  • Words & ideas

    Words  &   ideas
    MONDAY William Whitecloud The author of "The Magician's Way" will discuss and sign his book. Bodhi Tree Bookstore, 8585 Melrose Ave., West Hollywood. 7:30 p.m. Free. (310) 659-1733. TUESDAY David Denby The film critic for the New Yorker will discuss his...
  • Preparation F

    If reports that Southern California leaders were not adequately prepared to deal with the first big fires of this fall season sound familiar, that's because they are. The Los Angeles Times, and in particularly its editorial board, has been pointing out...