Tag Archives: fire

Lighting up the night via Instagram

Follow Me On Instagram From my Instagram Feed Related Posts: Looking up #building #night #clock #nighttime #lighting #architecture #lights #outdoors via Instagram [Photo] “There are always flowers for those that want to see them” – Signage at night #lights #lighting … Continue reading

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Around the fire via TikTok [Video]

@douglaswelch Around the fire ##campfire ##fire ##autumn ##fall ##outdoors ##slomo ##flames ##coals ♬ Campfire – Charmer & Klay Related Posts: Looking up via TikTok [Video] Los Angeles Rain Is Important And Rare via TikTok [Video] Hummingbird in the garden – … Continue reading

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Flames under the soup pot via Instagram

Friends had an outdoors Halloween party with a big pot of stone soup in a caldron over the fire. Follow Me On Instagram From my Instagram Feed Related Posts: An oatmeal stout (on nitro), steak and stout pie for me … Continue reading

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Engine Company No. 39 via Instagram

Part of my #doorway series Follow Me On Instagram From my Instagram Feed Related Posts: 20% OFF Everything Today! — Engine, Engine, Number Nine…Engine 3751 Tees, Totes, iPhone Cases, and more! Tiffany and Company, Beverly Hills, California via Instagram 5807 – 4 … Continue reading

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Civics – 7 in a Series – Follow the money!

A wise man once said, many years ago, “Follow The Money” and it has always been true, especially when it comes to civics. If you want a clear indication of a government’s goals and direction, follow the money using this database … Continue reading

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Civics – 6 in a Series – LA City Clerk Connect

Today I turn my attention back to my own backyard with this link to LA City Clerk Connect, the online information system and app for all things Los Angeles Government. Here you will find schedules, ordinances, agendas, committee information, voting … Continue reading

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Civics – 4 in a Series – Important Civic Notification and Alerts Direct To You!

One of the best ways of staying informed of civic information is by letting that information come to you — instead of searching it out each time. This week, I focus on 3 services  that provide up-to-the moment info on … Continue reading

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Civics – 3 in a series – Keeping aware of neighborhood activities with SFV Scanner and others on Twitter

On Nextdoor I often see posts like “What is going on? Why are there helicopters overhead? Why am I hearing sirens?” and others. This is natural, as we all want to stay in touch with what is happening in our … Continue reading

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Another lovely day in paradise via Instagram

Another lovely day in paradise via Instagram The sun looks angry today as the Bobcat Fire continues to burn further into the foothills. The weather must be working in a way to keep the smoke bottled even this far away. … Continue reading

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Smokey Sunset in Van Nuys via Instagram

Smokey Sunset in Van Nuys Winds seem to have strengthened but shifted so we aren’t getting quite as much smoke as earlier, but still heavily smells of smoke.   and Follow Me Related Posts: Van Nuys Post Office moved as of … Continue reading

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Placerita Canyon Burn Area

Placerita Canyon Burn Area Looking southwest across the burn area you can see patches of green besides the burned trees and shrubs. I am always amazed how quickly life can return after a wildfire. There are some plants and trees that … Continue reading

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California Wildfire Information 2016 – A collection of resources for the 2016 fire season and beyond

(All links confirmed as working – June 23, 2016) As is common, we are in a drought again, here in California, and this makes the occurrence of wildfire more likely and also increases the damage that wildfires can do in … Continue reading

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