Sure, when your formerly inexpensive and sleepy neighborhood becomes a hipster haven, you get the obligatory American Apparel and better quality coffee. Plus, beautiful people who take hours trying to make themselves look greasy. But there's downsides: Lots of new development and ev ... More >>
NOTE: This post is about the Sylmar fire in October of 2008. For news on the Sylmar fire of November 15, 2008, click here.
Note: 10:41 a.m. update regarding the Martin Mars amphibious craft capable of dropping thermogel.
With a wall of fire hundreds of feet long in places, wind-driven smoke billow ... More >>