As The Creek Rises In Montecito So Do Residents' FearsResidents worry about a repeat of last year's deadly mud and debris flow that devastated the community.
Tearful Ceremony Marks 1-Year Anniversary Of Deadly Montecito MudslideWednesday marked an evening of remembrance in Montecito as the community came together one year after a deadly mudslide tore through the town.
2 Children Still Missing 9 Months After Mudslides Devastated MontecitoIn the coming weeks, a bucket brigade will ramp up its search for 17-year-old Jack Cantin and 2-year-old Lydia Sutthithepa, who were swept away in the Jan. 9 mudflows that killed 21 people and destroyed more than 100 homes.
Body Found In Montecito Confirmed By Union As Missing LA County Fire CaptainThe union representing LA County firefighters has confirmed that the body found in Montecito Saturday was ID'd as Wayne Stuart Habell, 43, an LA County Fire captain missing since Monday.
Missing LA County Fire Captain’s SUV Found In MontecitoWayne Stuart Habell was last seen leaving his Newhall home on the morning of Aug. 13.
Montecito Mudslide Insurance Claims Top $421 MillionInsurers have received more than 2,000 claims for residential and commercial losses, including $388 million for residential personal property, $27.2 million for commercial property and $6.7 million for auto and other lines of insurance.
Family Of Montecito Mudslide Victim Files First Wrongful Death LawsuitThe legal team representing the family of 73-year-old Peter Fleurat announced that they filed suit against Southern California Edison for Fleurat’s wrongful death.
Montecito Braces For More Mudslides As Rain Comes DownA mandatory evacuation order remained in place throughout the day.
Storm Descends On Southland As Thousands EvacuateMore than 32,000 people have evacuated in Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties. Thousands more were under evacuation orders Wednesday night in L.A. County.
SoCal Braces For Powerful Storm That Made Landfall TuesdayThe Thomas, La Tuna, Creek, Sherpa and Whittier burn areas could see significant flooding and mud slides through Friday.
Crews To Go Into 24-Hour Mode To Keep Anaheim Residents Safe During StormWorkers were clearing out storm drains and basins, trying to mitigate some of the potential flooding that could occur if those become blocked with debris.
SoCal Edison Facing More Lawsuits Over Thomas FireThe lawsuits claim the utility's aging equipment caused or contributed to the biggest fire in California history.
Burn Areas Brace For Latest Round Of RainMandatory evacuations were lifted for Santa Barbara County's burn areas Tuesday morning.
Ahead Of Storm, LA Residents In Burn Areas Meet To Prep For Possible Montecito-Like ConditionsThe oncoming storm is expected to drop from a third to half an inch of water per hour, said Los Angeles Fire Deputy Chief Trevor Richmond.
Uber Offers Free Rides To Evacuate Santa Barbara, Montecito Burn AreasUber wants to help residents in Santa Barbara County under mandatory evacuation orders to safely evacuate.