Tag Archives: Paradise

WARNING: Conmen Prepare to Fleece Fire Victims

by Jack FRAUD ALERT: Paradise was well known as a quiet retirement town before the Camp Fire. Now it’s known to a certain criminal element as a potential bonanza, a place ripe for fraud schemes. Why would Paradise and its … Continue reading

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IT’S RAINING!

by Jack Finally, the long overdue rain has arrived. This signals the beginning of the end for California’s nightmare fire, the worst natural disaster in California’s history.  The fire broke out near Camp Creek Road a week ago and soon … Continue reading

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To Build or Not to Build, That is the Question

by Jack Our hearts go out to those of you who have lost so much.  The scope of this tragedy is almost unimaginable.   However, the outpouring of volunteers and donations has been almost miraculous!  This is indeed a very special … Continue reading

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CAMP FIRE – WORST IN OUR STATE’S HISTORY

by Jack UPDATE:  A Red Flag Warning begins at 10 p.m. tonight.   A Red Flag Warning means warm temperatures, very low humidity’s and stronger winds are expected to combine to produce an increased risk of fire danger.   We thought … Continue reading

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Paradise Lost – The Fire of the Century

by Jack Fire Update:  90,000 acres – 9 confirmed deaths The huge CAMP fire is still ongoing, so there is no way to accurately report on the devastation wrought on Paradise, a town of about 30,000.  Nor will we know … Continue reading

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Raging Wild Fire – Paradise Threatened

by Jack CAMP fire update, 8 Nov. 2018, 1700 hours- Chico, CA:  The fire’s point of origin appears to be from a remote area near the Feather River.  However, we do not have any confirmation on this as of yet. … Continue reading

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Ten California Cities in Danger of Bankruptcy

 Atwater. This farm city in the Central Valley declared a fiscal emergency in October with a $3 million deficit and appeared poised for a bankruptcy filing. City leaders say they pulled the city back from the brink after winning concessions … Continue reading

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