Crews Getting Upper Hand On Silverado Fire, All Evacuation Orders LiftedTwo firefighters were critically burned while battling the blaze and remain hospitalized.
Silverado Fire: Containment Jumps To 32%, Some Residents Allowed To ReturnEvacuation orders and warnings for Irvine and Mission Viejo were lifted as well as in many parts of Lake Forest.
Barn Owl Rescued From Silverado FireHe was being treated Wednesday for burned feathers and smoke inhalation.
Silverado Fire: Some Residents Return Home As Containment Grows To 5%Some evacuation orders for the city of Irvine were lifted Tuesday afternoon even as the Silverado Fire continued to grow after forcing thousands of residents to evacuate.
Kaiser Medical Offices, COVID-19 Testing Site In Orange County Temporarily Closed Due To High Winds, WildfiresThe Barranca, Foothill Ranch, Tustin Ranch, Brea and Yorba Linda medical offices will be closed until further notice. Kaiser’s COVID-19 drive-thru testing site at Anaheim Medical Center has also been temporarily closed.
2 Firefighters Seriously Hurt In Growing Silverado Fire, SoCal Edison Says Its Equipment May Be Linked To BlazeTwo Orange County firefighters were critically injured in a fast-moving wildfire in Santiago Canyon near Irvine as more than 60,000 people were forced to evacuate
Irvine Man Faces Federal Charges Of Setting Fire To Unmarked Santa Monica Police Vehicle During ProtestsWilson was arrested on Oct. 9 after he was found hiding in a mattress box spring in the bedroom of his Irvine home, where authorities say they also recovered clothes that appeared to match those seen in photos taken near the destroyed police car.
OC Nonprofit Working Wardrobes Reopens In Santa Ana Months After FireWorking Wardrobes, a nonprofit organization that assists the unemployed, opened its new success center in Santa Ana Wednesday after being forced out of its Irvine facility earlier this year due to a February fire.
Former Irvine Attorney Gets Life Without Possibility Of Parole For Throwing Ex-Wife's Body From Mediterranean Cruise ShipLonnie Loren Kocontes, 62, was convicted in June of first-degree murder in the death of his ex-wife, Micki Kanesaki, while they were on a Mediterranean cruise in 2006.
Taco Bell Removing Some Popular Items, Introducing New Ones In Revamped 2020 MenuTaco Bell is removing long-time favorites from the menu but promising that the replacements will still be tasty.
Irvine's Great Park Balloon Reminds All Of Orange County To Mask UpThe iconic balloon – bearing the color of its home county – soars 400 feet above the Great Park and in pre-pandemic times serves as a public observation deck.
Mayhem Miller In Trouble Again; Ex-MMA Fighter Faces Charges Of Burglary, Grand Theft Auto In IrvineMiller, 39, who is on probation in a domestic violence case, pleaded not guilty Tuesday to a felony count each of first-degree burglary, unlawful taking of a vehicle and grand theft auto after being arrested Friday evening in the 3300 block of Loop Road.
Girl Scouts Introduces French Toast-Inspired CookieThe Girl Scouts’ newest cookie is “Toast-Yay,” a French toast-inspired cookie flavor dipped in icing. The cookie will be available in Orange County and other markets across the country.
'These Were Not Pranks': Twin YouTube Stars Charged With Swatting In Connection With Fake Irvine Bank RobberiesThe Stokes brothers each face a maximum sentence of four years in state prison if convicted as charged, according to the district attorney's office.
Irvine Opens Free Coronavirus Testing Site At Great ParkThe site will be capable of testing up to 260 people per day.