Star Fire In Chino Hills Blamed On Large Bird Flying Into Power Pole; Crews Near Full ContainmentThe 156-acre Star Fire apparently started after a "large bird" made contact with power lines Sunday, according to Chino Valley Fire officials.
Small Brush Fire Burns In Thousand Oaks Threatening Some HomesThe two-alarm fire is burning near White Stallion Road in Ventura County.
Evacuations Lifted In Sycamore Canyon After Crews Contain Brush FireAuthorities lifted evacuation orders on homes near the Sycamore Canyon in Riverside after a brush fire was contained by fire crews.
Firefighters Ready For Busy Fire Season Following Record Rainfall That Doubled Brush GrowthFirefighters are expecting to spend all summer chasing smaller fast-moving fires.
Small Brush Fire Erupts In Lake View TerraceFire crews were working to put out a small brush fire in Lake View Terrace Wednesday evening.
3-Acre Thermal Fire Destroys 5 Homes, Boat, CarA small three-acre brush fire somehow managed to wreak major destruction in the Riverside County community of Thermal overnight.
Brush Fire Breaks Out In Santa PaulaAn aerial attack was launched Thursday in the pre-dawn darkness after a new brush fire erupted in Santa Paula.
Brush Fire Burns In Rialto Near The 15 FreewayA fast-moving brush fire estimated at about 20 acres burned near homes in Rialto on Tuesday night as Santa Ana winds whipped up.
Hill Fire: Full Containment Expected This WeekWhile the exponentially larger Woolsey Fire rips through Thousand Oaks and Malibu, firefighters continue to make good progress on the Hill Fire in nearby Newbury Park.
Woolsey Fire Doubles To 83,275 Acres, Destroys 177+ Homes And Forces Evacuation Of 265,000Fire crews were making progress on the Woolsey Fire with Cal Fire reporting Sunday morning that containment had increased to 10 percent. However, strong Santa Winds were expected to return on Sunday afternoon through Tuesday, which could make it difficult for firefighters.
Crews Making Progress On Hill Fire: 6,000 Acres, 15% ContainmentCrews were making good progress because the fire had gone into the burn area of the 2013 Springs Fire.
LA Zoo Evacuates Animals As Brush Fire Burns In Griffith ParkThe Los Angeles Zoo was preparing to evacuate some of its animals as firefighters battled a small but stubborn brush fire in Griffith Park Friday morning.
Crews Battling Brush Fire Near Mount BaldyA 15-to-20 acre brush fire was burning in the San Antonio Heights area near Mount Baldy in Angeles National Forest on Friday night.
Red Flag Warnings Go Into Effect After 2 Fires Erupt In Elysian Park, MalibuThe warm, dry and windy conditions have kept firefighters busy – first putting out an acre of vegetation that ignited near Elysian Park, then getting a hold of a blaze that scorched three acres near HRL Laboratories off Malibu Canyon Road in Malibu.
'Charlie Fire' In Castaic Grows To 3,000 Acres, 10% ContainedA brush fire in the Castaic area grew Saturday from an initial three acres to 3,000 acres in a short time, authorities said. The "Charlie Fire" was at 10 percent containment as of Saturday night.