Monthly Archives: October 2007

No Time to be Frightened

This is the third of four stories about the So Cal wildfires from the Los Angeles Times     FACING THE FLAMES | Amy Berling     When fire threatened their home in Fallbrook, Amy Berling and her boyfriend, Glenn, … Continue reading

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Stopping the Flames

Here is another story for you from the L.A Times     FACING THE FLAMES | Jason Falarski   Jason Falarski was on the books for a 24-hour shift at the Santa Clara Fire Department, starting at 8 a.m. Sunday. … Continue reading

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A Thin Cloak of Survival

The Los Angeles Times is publishing a series of stories, portraits actually, on people who survived the wildfires.  I thought I would share a few with you.         FACING THE FLAMES | Jason Carl October 28, 2007 … Continue reading

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LAST update about these fires!

  We had actuallly had really, truly RAIN today!!  Not alot, just sprinkles, but enough to tell us that there was humidity in the air!  I’m sure that the firefighters were thrilled!  It has been cloudy and the temps were in … Continue reading

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Last Fire Update… I Hope!

  Well, I’m hoping that this is my last wildfire update!  The fires are moving east, and south towards Mexico.  They have a much different policy there regarding wildfires…. Let It Burn!  Besides the fact that their houses are crap … Continue reading

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Wildfire Update – Day 6

  5 arrests were made this morning of suspected arsonists.  I just cannot fathom that there are people out there who could purposely do something like that!  I’m SO angry right now!!!  To be alone with one of them for … Continue reading

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Wildfire Update – Day 5

  The situation here is looking much better in some places but not all.  Of the 31 wildfires that were burning 4 days ago, 17 have been contained and 14 are still burning.  The Lake Arrowhead fire is still 0% … Continue reading

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