Posted Jul. 29, 2016, 11:18 am
On Saturday morning, Santa Monica residents exited their homes and were shocked to discover ash raining from the sky, and a large black cloud blocking most of the sky, darkening the landscape and turning the bit of sun that peeked through, an apocalyptic-looking shade of red.
Posted May. 23, 2016, 12:48 pm
At approximately 5:20 PM Sunday, the Santa Monica Fire Department began receiving calls of a fire in the 500 block of 22nd Street.
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Posted Apr. 15, 2016, 9:29 am
An early morning vegetation fire that threatened six Santa Monica homes around 1346 Sunset Ave was quelled by Santa Monica Fire Department, despite high winds.
Posted Feb. 8, 2016, 9:06 am
As of this morning, February 8, all lanes of Santa Monica Blvd have been reopened, and power restored to the affected areas following its closure and the evacuation of The Gap store yesterday.
Posted Oct. 4, 2015, 6:00 am
On this episode of Westside Top 5 host Atlas Novack gives us his top five tips for protecting yourself from a house fire.
Posted May. 18, 2014, 8:15 am
The Los Angeles fire and police departments today will hold an evacuation exercise in Mandeville Canyon. Exercises begin at 9:45 a.m.
Posted May. 16, 2014, 7:54 am
A woman suffered smoke inhalation in a fire in a Santa Monica apartment building caused by a transformer explosion, authorities said today. ...
Posted May. 15, 2014, 11:52 pm
A transformer at the Oceana Beach Club Hotel apparently exploded and caused at least four apartment buildings in the area to become damaged by fire...
Posted Mar. 15, 2014, 9:17 pm
A fire on the 1000 block of Montana Avenue in Santa Monica has reportedly left five people injured.
Posted Dec. 31, 1970, 4:00 pm
Posted Sep. 15, 2012, 9:11 am
Los Angeles City fire crews contained the Getty fire that started on Friday along the eastern side of the Sepulveda Pass along the 405 freeway consuming around 90 acres of dry brush in the canyons of Bel Air this weekend. Since there was no lightning in the area, arson has been suspected.