Monthly Archives: August 2009

The Fires – Day 5

  Fire moves west toward Santa Clarita, Sylmar; Mt. Wilson in peril   There are now 8 fires burning in California   August 31, 2009 | 12:13 pm   Crews battling the Station fire believe that it’s only a matter of time … Continue reading

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35,000 Acres Burned and More Homes Threatened

  This is going to be a longgg post!   Evacuations ordered in Acton area; three homes destroyed in Big Tujunga Canyon     Firefighters are predicting another difficult battle today as they try to prevent a wildfire that has … Continue reading

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The Fires Worsen

      Relentless heat fuels growing La Cañada fire   Evacuations extended into Altadena as relentless heat fuels growing Station fire     If we don’t get a major weather change soon, this could be tragic!   August 29, … Continue reading

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Two New Wildfires Here..

And the two older ones have flared back up!  Just what we need.  The air is very smokey here and the high temp was 104F today.  Some good news though… the City repaired that broken sewer line and by Monday … Continue reading

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Bad Week, Miserable Day… Worse Weekend

  Ever have a week where everything goes wrong?  I’m sure you have.  I call it a ‘Fit Hits the Shan Week’!!  One good thing was that I was able to fix my PC… sort of.  Then today happened.  100+ … Continue reading

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You Could Have Heard a Pin Drop…

You may have read this before, but…     At a time when our president and other politicians tend to apologize for our country`s prior actions, here is a refresher on how some of our former patriots handled negative comments … Continue reading

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Good Day…… And the Roadwork Won’t Stop!!

  Last Thursday my PC/Desktop went south on me.  I could get a wireless connection but when I tried to get on IE, Ask.com came up and then I was booted.  Same with Spaces and Messenger.  Ask.com would not let … Continue reading

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