California’s Holy Fire erupts in dramatic time-lapse video, cooler weather aids firefighters

Dramatic new video shows the moment the Holy Fire roared to life last Monday in the hills of Southern California’s Orange County, as fire crews have made steady progress containing the blaze. The video from Arthur Whiting’s home shows the… Continue Reading

Arson suspect calls charges a ‘lie’ as California’s Holy Fire grows

Forrest Gordon Clark, 51, was arrested late Tuesday on suspicion of setting California’s Holy Fire and making criminal threats.  (Orange County Sheriff’s Department) The suspect charged with deliberately starting Southern California’s Holy Fire — which began Monday and has spread… Continue Reading

California’s Holy Fire prompts new mandatory evacuations, officials say

Officials issued new mandatory evacuations Thursday for the so-called Holy Fire coursing through Southern California. The order was put into effect for people living in Elsinore “on the mountainside of Lake St and southwest of Grand Ave to Ortega Hwy,”… Continue Reading