Cause of four-alarm fire at Fullerton bar under investigation

Update: A portion of Nutwood Avenue, as well as the 57 South on-ramp, next to Cal State Fullerton were scheduled to be closed on Monday as the investigation into the fire continues, according to the university. Photos and reporting by Tim Worden Published at 10 a.m. Sunday, March 1, 2015. FULLERTON – Fire officials are investigating…

Anaheim transportation hub set to open this weekend

The Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center, known as ARTIC, is set to open to passengers on Saturday, Dec. 6., when train and bus stops will officially transfer over to the transportation hub. ARTIC’s first week appears to be a soft opening, with a community celebration and grand opening ceremony planned for Saturday, Dec. 13. When I visited Wednesday…

Photo Essay: A Study in Variance, in 30 Minutes or Less

Around 4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 4., a commercial warehouse in Santa Fe Springs caught fire, prompting a four-alarm blaze that sent a black smoke plume hovering over the Los Angeles and Orange County region. Wanting to photograph the smoke plume, I ventured up to a lookout point at Carbon Canyon Regional Park, a wildland…

iPhone 6 craze hits the Brea Mall

About 3,500 people lined up at the Brea Mall on Friday morning to pick up Apple’s new flagship smartphones the iPhone 6 and its new big 5.5-inch brother the iPhone 6 Plus. Brea police officers, some armed with batons, patrolled the mall. No arrests were made and no fighting in the crowd was reported, according…

Firefighters investigate Yorba Linda house fire

YORBA LINDA – Firefighters Thursday morning continued to investigate a house fire that overnight heavily damaged a house. The fire, which began around 11:50 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 17, caused the house’s roof to collapse, according to the Orange County Register. The house’s garage and living room area also appeared to have sustained damage. The house is…

Photo Essay: Summer’s End in Orange County

Yeah, it’s summer year-round in Orange County, the sun-washed land of sandals, surf and suburbia. But still, the region shines in this time of late summer, when school gets back into session and a semblance of fall hits the Southern California region. Here are a few landscapes and cityscapes I have taken while canvassing the county…

After a storm, high surf crests through Southern California

NEWPORT BEACH – Surfers, photographers, drone enthusiasts and the public flocked out to southern California’s beaches again Thursday morning to catch a second day of unusually high surf, a remnant of a  a tropical storm sweeping through Baja California that has pelted the Los Angeles region with what the National Weather Service called “the most significant southerly swell event…

tworden: 4 year anniversary + vision statement + announcement

Take a look at the photo collage to the left. As this picture shows, time can transform a person or a place beyond any of our pre-held comprehensions, for good or, unfortunately, for bad. Fortunately, though, we, having hope and faith, are able to overcome pain or death. As King David said three thousand years…