| Oct 28, 2008
LOS ANGELES -- A small brush fire forced the closure of the westbound Foothill (210) Freeway in the Tujunga area during the Tuesday morning rush hour.
The fire broke out around 6 a.m. and burned about one acre before it was quickly extinguished.
| Nov 11, 2008
LOS ANGELES -- Authorities hope a facial sketch released today based on the skeletal remains of a woman will lead to her identification.
A hiker in the Angeles National Forest found the remains under a grove of trees at Big Tujunga Canyon Road, near mile...
| Feb 19, 2009
ALTADENA -- Two people were rescued this morning after their vehicle overturned at the edge of a mountain highway in the Angeles National Forest.
The accident was reported about 6:30 a.m. at Angeles Forest Highway and Big Tujunga Canyon Road north of...
| May 21, 2009
| 6:50 PM
LOS ANGELES - Four San Fernando Valley men are charged in an alleged electronic crime scheme in which more than two dozen victims lost more than $400,000 via phony ATM withdrawals.
Oganes Tangabakyan, 31, and Edgar Yerkanyan, 25, both of Sherman Oaks,...
| Dec 14, 2009
| 4:23 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Evacuation orders have been lifted for all residents in the La Crescenta, La Cañada-Flintridge and Big Tujunga Canyon areas as the last of three winter storms has moved eastward.
Rain from the storm, which hit Saturday, was a little...
| Dec 12, 2009
| 9:39 PM
LOS ANGELES-- Burn area homes in imminent debris and possible mudslide danger are under mandatory evacuation orders as heavy rains prompted flash flood warnings and caused some areas to lose electricity.
At least 44 homes in the La Cañada Flintridge,...
| Jul 6, 2009
| 9:25 PM
LOS ANGELES-- Firefighters have nearly surrounded a fire that burned some 130 acres of the Angeles National Forest.
The fire started burning Sunday in the Little Tujunga Canyon area, near 13000 Little Tujunga Road.
About 300 firefighters from the U.S....
| Jul 5, 2009
Firefighters are battling a wildfire that has burned up to 40 acres in the Angeles National Forest northwest of Los Angeles.
Forest service spokeswoman Dee Dechert says the fire was burning Sunday afternoon in the Little Tujunga Canyon area. She says...
| Aug 13, 2009
| 11:29 AM
Free Watermelon for everyone, watermelon carving demonstrations and contests, watermelon painting contest, greased watermelon relay race, watermelon recipe contest, watermelon eating contest, and of course the infamous watermelon seed spitting contest....
| Aug 18, 2009
| 2:39 PM
SUNLAND -- A brush fire in the Sunland-Tujunga area took firefighters less than two hours to put out.
Los Angeles fire Capt. Milton Urguilla said the blaze was reported at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Sunland boulevard and Nohles Drive....
| Sep 1, 2009
| 3:05 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Air quality will reach unhealthful levels in the San Gabriel Mountains and in Altadena, La Cañada Flintridge, La Crescenta, Tujunga, Sunland, Montrose, Altadena and Acton Tuesday.
Air quality officials advise residents to close their...
| Aug 31, 2009
| 6:45 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Charitable organizations providing aid to people evacuated from the wildfires say they need cash gifts more than anything else to sustain supply lines of food and to maintain counseling and relocation services.
There is, however, a need...