Residents in danger areas, grateful for efforts from police and firefighters to protect them throughout the weekend’s storm, gathered at City Hall to show their appreciation.
Evacuation orders were lifted in Glendora and Azusa Sunday as a storm that battered the Southland tapered off.
At least one home in Azusa has sustained visible damage by this weekend’s intense rain and mudflow.
The Los Angeles County Operational Area Emergency Operations Center (CEOC) was launched Saturday at 6 a.m.
Heavy downpour caused a small mudslide in rain-soaked Glendora on Saturday morning.
A mandatory evacuation order has been issued Friday for all residents on Ridge View Drive in Azusa.
The few residents who braved the night in an evacuated Azusa neighborhood saw a strange sight Friday morning – smoke rising from the rain-soaked hills.
A Flash Flood Warning has been issued for the Colby Fire burn area.
Police Thursday issued mandatory evacuations for some residents in Azusa and Glendora due to the potential threat of mudslides.
Police Wednesday say they managed to track down a man suspected of sexually assaulting an 8-year-old in Azusa.
A federal grand jury has indicted three men on charges of causing a Los Angeles-area wildfire that burned five homes.
A wildfire that forced hundreds of residents out of their homes late last week was 78 percent contained on Sunday, authorities said.
A massive blaze in the suburbs of Glendora, dubbed the Colby wildfire, was a smoldering shadow of its former self, but hundreds of residents of a foothill neighborhood remained evacuated and extremely dangerous fire conditions were expected to last well into Saturday.
There is no word when the evacuation order will be lifted.
A fire burning just south of the Angeles National Forest, near Azusa, was 80 percent contained Monday.