SoCal Experienced Worst Air Quality In A Decade Over July 4th WeekendThe highest concentrations of particulate matter were detected in Central Los Angeles, North Hollywood and Anaheim.
28 Tons Of Illegal Fireworks Seized By San Bernardino Police, County FireMore than 28 tons of illegal fireworks were seized by San Bernardino police and county fire officials in the weeks leading up to the Fourth of July.
Forward Progress On Soledad Fire Halted, Evacuation Orders LiftedAs of 8:55 p.m. Monday the blaze had consumed 1,498 acres, was 48% contained and all evacuation orders had been lifted.
Lancaster Holds Its July 4th Fireworks Show Amid Coronavirus Warnings In Celebration And DefianceThe Fourth of July fireworks show in the city of Lancaster went on as planned on Saturday night, despite pleas from state and local officials not to hold such large public events to help prevent the spread of coronavirus.
Officials Issue Air Quality Advisory Ahead Of July 4th WeekendThe advisory said those with heart or lung disease, older adults and children were at greater risk for adverse effects and should consider reducing or avoiding outdoor physical activity.
Pets Still Need July 4th Protection Even Without LA County Fireworks Shows, Officials WarnEach year, animal shelters fill with household pets that have been scared off by fireworks.
Fireworks Ignite Bushes Near Mission Viejo CondosA fire reported in the 23000 block of Coso near Marguerite Parkway at about 10:15 p.m. burned a 50-foot-by-75-foot area of bushes.
LA County Officials Worried About Glut Of Illegal Fireworks This Holiday WeekendWith nearly all public fireworks shows across L.A. County canceled this 4th of July, officials are concerned that more residents will try and set off their own.
Southland Firefighters Concerned About Increase In Injuries, Wildfires Over July 4th WeekendFire departments across the state are concerned about the increase in people purchasing fireworks — both legal and illegal — to put on their own shows.
Santa Clarita Cancels Fireworks Show Following LA County Public Health Order, Lancaster Mayor Says Show Will Go OnThis July 4th weekend, the skies over Santa Clarita won’t be lit up with fireworks.
Laguna Beach To Close City Beaches On July 4, Cancels Fireworks DisplayLaguna Beach City Council has voted unanimously to close the city beaches on July 4.
700 Pounds Of Fireworks Seized From La Habra Homes; 2 Men, 1 Woman ArrestedLa Habra police say tips from the community led them to homes in the 600 block of North Ridgway Lane and the 700 block of West Exeter Avenue, where detectives recovered about 700 pounds of fireworks.
Irwindale Speedway To Put On Fourth Of July Drive-In Fireworks ShowIrwindale Speedway & Event Center will open for the first time since February for its “Fourth of July DRIVE-IN Fireworks Spectacular.” There won’t be racing, but there will be a fireworks show with other people at an appropriate social distance.
3 Arrested, 700 Pounds Of Fireworks Seized By Oxnard, Port Hueneme PoliceOxnard police says complaints from residents about illegal fireworks activity over the past few weeks led to the creation of “Operation Dark Skies.”
300 Pounds Of Fireworks Seized By Pomona Police InvestigatorsAll fireworks are illegal in the city of Pomona. The department says it has increased its patrols to seize and fine those in the possession of fireworks.