A fire that destroyed 12 homes and burned more than 4,000 acres in the Santa Cruz Mountains last fall was ignited by a portable generator used in a marijuana grow operation, authorities said Thursday.“The Santa Clara County Sheriff’s office is still investigating the legality of the operation,” officials for the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection said in a statement.The Loma Fire started near Casa Loma Road in the Santa Cruz Mountains on Sept. 26, scorching 4,474 acres and burning for more than two weeks before it was contained on Oct. 12, according to the statement.
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2014 - MOUNTAIN VIEW FARMS & EQUIPMENT CORP.
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- Pot farm generator blamed for sparking devastating ’16 Loma Fire
By Filipa Ioannou - Thursday Aug 10, 2017
- Matt Harvey’s first rehab start set: Where will he pitch?
By Mike Puma - Friday Aug 11, 2017
PHILADELPHIA — Matt Harvey’s season is moving toward a return to the Mets. The right-hander’s next step will be a stop Saturday for Single-A Brooklyn at the Hudson Valley Renegades in Wappingers Falls, where Harvey will make his first rehab start in his recovery from a stress injury in his right scapula. Harvey, who has...
- Matt Harvey ‘extremely happy’ after rocky rehab appearance
By Thomas Lipe - Sunday Aug 13, 2017
WAPPINGERS FALLS — The Dark Knight took a small step toward getting back to the mound at Citi Field. But before Mets fans get too excited, realize the 2013 All-Star got off to a shaky start in his minor league rehab stint. On Saturday, Mets pitcher Matt Harvey started a live baseball game for the...
- Farms drawing diners who eat near fields that produced food
By LISA RATHKE, Associated Press - Friday Aug 4, 2017
(AP) — What was once a smattering of farms offering expensive dinners within view of the fields where the food was raised has sprouted into popular summer and fall events that run the gamut from multicourse dinners to weekly burger nights at farms across the country.The feast included a salad of lettuces, kale and blueberries; maple mustard chicken; tiny new potatoes; grilled zucchini and summer squash; and homemade vanilla ice cream with maple syrup.The dinner — $65 for adults, $39 for children under 10 — came after a hay wagon tour of the lush green fields where the organic produce is grown."By using these dinners to draw people down to a farm, it serves to educate them, enlighten them more about sustainable agriculture practices and hopefully, at the end of it, they go back to wherever, Chicago, the suburbs, and they start shopping more at farmers markets and things like that," he said.A recent menu included coddled egg with garlic scapes, mushroom cream sauce and frybread; and brown butter and pork belly with wheat berries, rhubarb and fennel.
- The Latest: 7 killed in crash were special operations forces
Tuesday Jul 11, 2017
Seven of the U.S. troops killed in the Mississippi plane crash were special operations forces based at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.The plane was scheduled to drop them and their equipment off for training at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Arizona, and fly on to a naval air field at El Centro, California.A Marine spokesman says a Navy corpsman and 15 Marines were killed in when a military plane crashed in rural Mississippi as it was headed from North Carolina to California.Marine Corps Maj. Andrew Aranda says Tuesday that the flight of the KC-130T originated Monday from Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, North Carolina.Though the KC-130 refueling tanker took off from Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point in North Carolina, Capt. John Roberts said Tuesday that the plane was under the command of the 4th Marine Air Wing, which is part of the Marine Forces Reserve, headquartered in New Orleans.The U.S. military plane that crashed in a soybean field in rural Mississippi killing at least 16 people on board originated from Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point in North Carolina.State patrol units blocked all farm roads on U.S. Highway 82 on Tuesday morning about two miles away from the wreckage to keep anyone who isn't law enforcement or a response unit out of the area.Workers from the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks could be seen sitting on ATV four wheelers at a command center across from Mississippi Valley State University.Officials say a U.S. military plane used for refueling crashed into a field in rural Mississippi, killing at least 16 people aboard and spreading debris for miles and creating fiery wreckage.Leflore (le-FLOR') County Emergency Management Agency Director Frank Randle told reporters at a late Monday briefing that 16 bodies had been recovered after the KC-130 spiraled into the ground about 85 miles (135 kilometers) north of Jackson in the Mississippi Delta.
- Valero sues PG&E over power failure at Benicia refinery
Saturday Jul 1, 2017
Valero Energy Corp, the operator of the large refinery in Benicia, sued PG&E following an early May power outage at the plant, a representative said Friday.Valero in the suit is seeking damages of more than $75 million for damage to equipment, lost revenue and other damages following the emergency power shutdown, Reuters reported.Reuters reported that the lawsuit claims PG&E breached its contract with Valero when it allowed both the main and backup power supply to go down at the refinery at the same time, without notice.