Posts Tagged ‘the-hills’

Super bloom ‘better than going to Disneyland.’ But will flowers survive the crowds?

In the hills of Lake Elsinore, children carried drooping apricot-colored poppies while panting dogs ran alongside them, their paws tainted orange. Girls braided flowers into their hair and nature photographers juggled tripods and cameras, waiting for the lighting to be just right in Walker Canyon.

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A. Quincy Jones-designed home in Brentwood fetches $3.4 million

In the hills of Brentwood, a renovated and restored showplace designed by noted modernist A. Quincy Jones has sold for $3.362 million in a deal that played out off-market.

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Redding residents watch flames approach and decide now is the time to flee

Tensions and temperatures were running high in a small neighborhood southwest of downtown Redding, which was devastated by the Carr fire.

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In Salzburg, Austria, the hills are alive with the sound of tourists

So how exactly do you solve a problem like Maria? Are the hills really alive?

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Brush fire burns in hills below Griffith Observatory

A small brush fire ignited Tuesday evening in the hills below the Griffith Observatory, drawing a crowd of spectators as firefighters swarmed the scene. The blaze ignited about 7:45 p.m

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Brush fire burns in hills below Griffith Observatory

A small brush fire ignited Tuesday evening in the hills below the Griffith Observatory, drawing a crowd of spectators as firefighters swarmed the scene. The blaze ignited about 7:45 p.m

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No, you can’t fill a ravine to build a ranch without asking for permission first

To the editor: It’s gratifying to read that a Los Angeles County Superior Court judge agreed with officials regarding the illegal dumping and grading occurring for years at the Fishback property in the hills above Chatsworth.

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Judge sides with L.A. County against illegal dumping in the hills above Chatsworth

A Superior Court judge has ruled in favor of L.A. County in its fight with the owner and operator of an illegal landfill , where officials have been trying to halt dumping at the unpermitted site in an ecologically sensitive area in the hills above Chatsworth. In his ruling, issued Friday, Judge…

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Orange County firefighters continue to battle 150-acre blaze in hills above Laguna Beach

Orange County firefighters continued to battle a 150-acre brush fire Sunday that threatened homes in the hills above Laguna Beach, prompting mandatory evacuation of hundreds of residents. Firefighters made good progress overnight on the Aliso fire as erratic winds died down and temperatures cooled,…

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Parents agonize over their kids’ health as funding for children’s insurance program remains in doubt

It was an anxious Christmas and New Year’s for the Belt family. Tracy and B.J. Belt for years have lived paycheck to paycheck, as B.J.’s truck-driving job at a quarry in the hills around Morgantown hasn’t left much for luxuries

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