Pacific Palisades is a coastal neighborhood in the Westside of the city of Los Angeles, California, located among Brentwood to the east, Malibu and Topanga to the west, Santa Monica to the southeast, the Santa Monica Bay to the southwest, and the Santa Monica Mountains to the north. It is about 9 miles northwest of the UCLA campus. The area currently has about 25,000 residents. It is primarily a residential area, with a mixture of large private homes, small houses, condominiums, and apartments.
An explosive fire is threatening multimillion-dollar homes in the hills of Los Angeles. The dry brush on the rugged hillsides is making it very difficult to contain. Jamie Yuccas reports. CBS News - Published
A wildfire raced up a steep hillside to threaten scores of homes in the Los Angeles coastal enclave of Pacific Palisades on Monday, prompting evacuations as water-dropping helicopters and firefighters.. Reuters - Published