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Angeles National Forest

La Luna Súper

Sandra Ramos O’Briant | Posted 10.12.2014 | Fifty
Sandra Ramos O’Briant

At midnight on Sunday, whoops it's already Monday! we said our goodbyes. Backlit by a spectral Super Moon, our shadows stretched long. Hugs all around, even though most of us had just met, in the dark, in a burned out flat in Angeles National Forest.

Authorities Order Evacuations

AP | Posted 07.31.2013 | Los Angeles

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. — Crews battling a wildfire in the mountains north of Los Angeles are taking advantage of cool morning weather to make pro...

Wildfire Could Burn For One Week

AP | SUE MANNING and RAQUEL MARIA DILLON | Posted 11.04.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — A 3,800-acre fire burning in the San Gabriel Mountains is one key ingredient short of potential calamity: Santa Ana winds. Withou...

PHOTOS: Massive Wildfire Scorches Angeles National Forest

AP | Posted 09.03.2012 | Los Angeles

GLENDORA, Calif. -- A wildfire burning in the Angeles National Forest has grown by another 500 acres and fire officials have stepped up the response t...

'Meatball' The Bear Moving To Colorado?

Posted 08.31.2012 | Denver

Sometimes a "small smackerel" can land bears in a heap of trouble. A 400-pound California bear nicknamed "Meatball" and the "Glen Bearian" is bein...

Stop Trying To Hike To This Waterfall!

The Huffington Post | Lucy Blodgett | Posted 04.19.2012 | Los Angeles

Would you risk your life for a waterfall? Hikers visiting Eaton Canyon in the Angeles National Forest have been for more than a decade, and now the Co...

Hiker Dies After Falling From Eaton Canyon

AP | Posted 10.07.2011 | Los Angeles

ALTADENA, Calif. — A hiker died Saturday after falling about 50 feet from a cliff in the Angeles National Forest, authorities said. A female co...

Parts Of Fire Ravaged Angeles National Forest To Be Restored

AP | By NOAKI SCHWARTZ | Posted 06.15.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Two years after arson led to the largest fire in Los Angeles County history, officials are expected to announce an effort to restore te...

Black Plague In L.A.? Squirrel Tests Positive At

KTLA | KTLA News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

LOS ANGELES -- The Los Alamos Campground in the Angeles National Forest has been shut down after a squirrel captured there tested positive for plague....

Angeles National Forest Wildfire Forces Evacuations

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

VALYERMO, Calif. — Fire crews are gaining ground against a wildfire that has burned more than 100 acres in the Angeles National Forest in northe...

Second In Series Of Storms Slams California, Tornado Warning Issued

AP | RAQUEL MARIA DILLON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — The second in a series of powerful storms wreaked havoc Tuesday on Southern Califonia, crushing a woman to death with a fallen tre...

Burn Areas Brace For Downpours

latimes.com | Jack Leonard and Rich Connell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

As showers sprinkled Southern California on Sunday, residents near burn areas spent the day fortifying their homes and waiting nervously as weather fo...

90 Vehicles Trapped As California Faces Rain, Snow, Mud

AP | CHRISTOPHER WEBER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Heavy rain tapered off, skies cleared and residents of the Los Angeles area foothills started returning home Sunday, a day after t...

10 Things Los Angeles Lost In 2009

franklinavenue.blogspot.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

It was another rough year for farewells in Los Angeles, where frequently there's truth to that old cliche that nothing here is ever permanent. A fe...

Angeles Crest Highway Reopens: A Bittersweet Trip Through The Barren San Gabriel Mountains

Lorraine Roe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Lorraine Roe

Just three months after the devastating Station fire scorched 160,000 acres in the Angeles National Forest, one of the main roads through the mountains is now open.

Second Human Skull Found In Forest Near Los Angeles

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Investigators in Southern California have found a second human skull in a national forest close to where hikers discovered the fir...

A Clockwork Apocalypse: The Southern California Wildfire

Chris McGowan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Chris McGowan

Can we change our land-use patterns and fire-safety behavior to avoid tragic deaths and property loss during these wildfires, and reduce the millions of dollars spent fighting them?