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News | Local News Articles

East County brush fire prompts closure of Interstate 8

Westbound lanes are closed at Lake Jennings Park Road and eastbound lanes are closed at Dunbar Lane.

News | That's News to Me

Fast-moving brush fire in Cajon Pass scorches 5,500 acres as evacuations are ordered - LA Times

A brush fire broke out late Tuesday morning in the Cajon Pass about 60 miles east of Los Angeles, scorching about 5,500 acres of land and destroying some structures near the 15 Freeway, fire officials said.

News | Interesting Stories

Dubai hotel fire: Flames shoot out of Address hotel - CNN.com

A fire breaks out in Dubai at the high-end Address hotel. The city's New Year's fireworks show went on as scheduled.

News | Local News

Return & Renewal | Jlife

Close to 900 people gathered on the hot Sunday afternoon to fill Temple Beth Sholom’s (TBS) new sanctuary and celebrate Retrun and Renewal. Attendees were met with a festive atmosphere a year and a half after a kitchen fire decimated the synagogue.

History | Chicago History

The Great Chicago Fire happened 143 years ago tomorrow

The Great Chicago Fire blazed through Chicago 143 years ago. This timeline explains what started the fire and how it was able to spread so quickly.

News | Interesting Stories

Magic Mountain’s Colossus Roller Coaster Catches Fire; Peak Collapses | KTLA

Firefighters responded to a blaze that damaged the iconic Colossus roller coaster at Six Flags Magic Mountain Monday afternoon, a little over three weeks after the ride closed for renovation.

History | Israel

Jewish Scene: Frank Louie, a senior firefighting officer in Paris, had everything he needed. And yet, upon retiring, he decided to immigrate to Israel and volunteer at Eilat Fire Department. 'This is the place for Jews,' he says