Griffith Observatory Evacuated, 2 Firefighters Injured Due To Fast-Moving Brush FireA fast-moving brush fire broke out Tuesday afternoon near Griffith Observatory.
Fire Breaks Out Near Greek Theater, Griffith Observatory EvacuatedA small brush fire broke out near the Greek Theater in Griffith Park Friday morning, prompting authorities to order precautionary evacuations at Griffith Observatory.
L.A. Sanitation Workers Praised As Heroes For 'Easter Miracle' Rescue Of Boy Stuck In Sewer Pipe"I'm so thankful for everybody who was involved in my rescue — because of them, I'm back with my family," 13-year-old Jesse Hernandez told reporters Friday.
"I Was Thinking, 'I'm Going To Die,' " Says Rescued Boy Stuck In Sewage Pipe For Nearly 13 HoursThirteen-year-old Jesse Hernandez had some bumps and bruises Monday night, but he seemed in good spirits after his harrowing ordeal.
Teen Who Fell Into Griffith Park Sewage Pipe Found Alive In Freeway Maintenance Hatch"It's with happy hearts that all Los Angeles city agencies are able to state that we have found Jesse Hernandez," Los Angeles Fire spokesman Capt. Erik Scott said early Monday morning.
Boy, 13, Falls In Griffith Park Sewage Pipe, Prompting All-Night SearchCrews responded to the scene near Zoo Dr. and Crystal Springs Dr. shortly after 4 p.m. Sunday. 
Hiker Rescued After Falling Into Griffith Park Ravine A 60-year-old man who may have been stuck in a ravine in Griffith Park for as many as two days after a fall was rescued Tuesday, authorities said.
Vietnam Vet Spends Day With Buddies In Griffith ParkA Vietnam veteran who is battling terminal heart disease spent a day with his Air Force buddies and his family in Griffith Park.