Three men who were convicted of causing a Los Angeles-area wildfire that destroyed homes and forced thousands to flee have been ordered to pay $9 million in restitution.
In anticipation of this week’s rain, the city of Glendora filled 3,000 sandbags for residents in the Colby Fire burn area. On Sunday, people came to the City Yard to pick them up.
Thousands of sand bags were prepared Sunday for residents in preparation of rainstorms in the forecast this week.
Heavy rain early Friday triggered debris flows and flash flood warnings in the residential areas of the Colby fire burn zone.
Los Angeles County fire officials Wednesday were investigating an alleged arson fire at a Glendora Walmart.
Police Thursday were conducting a murder investigation near the 210 Freeway in Glendora.
Authorities say a 23-year-old man was attacked with a pizza slicer inside a VONS supermarket in Glendora late Friday, and the suspect remains at large.
A 190-acre fire in the Angeles National Forest above Glendora is expected to be completely extinguished Tuesday, a U.S. Forest Service spokesman said.
A wildfire burning in a steep, remote area of the Angeles National Forest is 90 percent contained and no flames were showing.
Two firefighters have suffered heat-related injuries as crews continue to battle a 65-acre blaze in the Angeles National Forest above Glendora.
The U.S. Attorney’s Office says Clifford Henry Jr. was sentenced Monday to six months in federal prison and Steven Robert Aguirre was sentenced to five months.
Heavy rain from a cluster of thunderstorms in the eastern San Gabriel Mountains led the National Weather Service to issue a Flash Flood Warning for communities including Glendora, Falling Springs and Mount Baldy.
A Glendora couple who scaled back watering due to drought received a letter from the city warning that they could face fines if they don’t get their brown lawn green again.
“I must have had angels that day because if I would have been hit with that wrench … I could have been killed,” said Priscilla Araiza.
On the field at Friday’s San Dimas Little League All-Star game, a 12-year-old boy fought for every play.