Malibu, Topanga Canyon Under Mandatory Evacuation, St. Monica’s Opens Shelter

Over 35,000 acres burned, zero percent contained.  By Sam Catanzaro  As the Woolsey Fire continues to rage, burning over 35,000 acres of land and continuing to...
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Sand Fire Smoke:

On Saturday morning, Santa Monica residents exited their homes and were shocked to discover ash raining from the sky, and a large black cloud...
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Fire at 529 22nd Street Santa Monica Sunday:

At approximately 5:20 PM Sunday, the Santa Monica Fire Department began receiving calls of a fire in the 500 block of 22nd Street.

Santa Monica Vegetation Fire Threatens Six Homes, Quelled by SMFD:

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.
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Santa Monica Blvd. Reopens After Promenade Evacuation:

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.
Westside Top 5 host Atlas Novack.

VIDEO: Top Five Ways To Protect Yourself From a House Fire:

On this episode of Westside Top 5 host Atlas Novack gives us his top five tips for protecting yourself from a house fire.

Mandeville Canyon In Brentwood To Hold Evacuation Drill Today:

The Los Angeles fire and police departments today will hold an evacuation exercise in Mandeville Canyon, amid concerns that this year's drought conditions are...

Fire Destroys Apartment, Injures 1:

A woman suffered smoke inhalation in a fire in a Santa Monica apartment building caused by a transformer explosion, authorities said today. The transformer...

Transformer Explosion Causes Apartment Fire:

A transformer at the Oceana Beach Club Hotel apparently exploded and caused at least four apartment buildings in the area to become damaged by...

Santa Monica Fire Injures 5:

A fire on the 1000 block of Montana Avenue in Santa Monica has reportedly left five people injured. One of those injuries was serious,...