On top of exhaustion from the long hours, they're also trying to stave off the effects of smoke inhalation and the airborne embers irritating their eyes. Flames from the Thomas Fire burn above a truck north of Ventura on December 6. On Thursday, Rosenberg and his wife were staying with his in-laws in Carpinteria, about 25 minutes from Ventura, and "We can see the billowing smoke clouds in the distance," he said. The views expressed in the contents above are those of our users and do not necessarily reflect the views of MailOnline. Cheri Lavoie: Instagram. pic.twitter.com/tDIKA6cFww, Officials Warn of Strong Winds Overnight and Extreme Fire Danger in Southern California through Friday. It is their first commercial property, having purchased 38 homes since leaving Downing Street ten years ago. Residents watch the Thomas Fire burn a hillside above La Conchita, California, on December 7. host Alex Trebek's widow, Jean, shares a photo from the couple's wedding day in 1990 together with a message thanking fans for their support after his death following cancer battle, Deaf community is split over new colloquial ASL for Joe Biden because it resembles the CRIPS sign - and both the Democrats and the gang use the color blue, Jon Voight says battling the 'lie' that Biden won is the 'greatest fight since the Civil War', compares it to 'righteousness vs Satan' and urges Republicans to take down the 'evil leftists', 'I was fired today by the New Yorker after 27 years': Jeffrey Toobin announces on Twitter that he's finally been given the boot after masturbating on a work Zoom call, What will your area look like in 2100? Officials have shut down hundreds of schools spanning at least 16 districts. The Thomas Fire burns along a hillside near Santa Paula on December 5. A cloud of smoke overshadows downtown Ventura, California, on December 10. Many of those were mobile homes in a community next to where the fire started, said Ron Lane, the deputy chief administrative officer for San Diego County. With an ABUNDANCE OF SPACE inside and out … Shrubs burn near a home in Ventura on December 5. Been really depressed this week and this show always cheers me up. Every part of natto curry casserole, starting from hearing the name, followed by each step, just kept making it worse. Joyce George, right, comforts neighbor Dawn Reily on December 6. Powerful Santa Ana winds and extremely dry conditions are fueling. The Thomas Fire grew significantly Thursday to about 180 square miles and was only 5% contained. Some of my favorite parts of the show are when they show their talented cast doing their jobs. The combined rise in value in the 38 homes they currently own is about £14million. The wildfires are testing the stamina of firefighters and military personnel, who have been laboring almost nonstop. The Thomas Fire burns in the mountains near Carpinteria on Sunday, December 10. Firefighters work to put out a blaze engulfing homes in Ventura on December 5. Smoke rises across Southern California in this image taken from the International Space Station on December 6. Oh jeez, you guys, I just watched the North American intro, holy cow this music sucks ass. Elizabeth Pena, the versatile actress who shifted between dramatic roles in such films as "Lone Star" and comedic parts in TV shows like "Modern Family," has died. The battle to contain the blaze is especially difficult on the Santa Barbara-Ventura County line, where the terrain is steep and rugged, said Kruschke, the Ventura County fire official. The intro just played and nope, I will always love and be emotionally affected by Terrace House music, don’t care how dumb it is, I like chvrches too! "Last trip back inside I grabbed my ketubah off the wall and headed out," he said, using the Hebrew word for a wedding contract. To the north in Ventura County, the numbers were much more ominous. A spokesman said: ‘Cherie Blair’s current offices are being re-developed so they have been forced to seek new office space. The comments below have not been moderated. Here is the latest unofficial burn area of the #ThomasFire as of 11 PM PST as indicated by satellite. Antoine Hanna comforts his wife, Tammy, after firefighters saved their home in Ventura on December 5. A Los Angeles County Fire Department helicopter makes a water drop on flames after the Skirball Fire swept through Bel-Air on December 6. Tony and Cherie Blair (right) have taken out a mortgage with the Queen’s bank Coutts to buy the four-storey Victorian building (left). "Honestly, the firefighters are taking a beating, but we have to acknowledge the residents because they're taking a beating, too, but they're cooperating with our orders," Thomas Kruschke, spokesman for the Ventura County Fire Department, said earlier. The Rye Fire in Santa Clarita is holding at 7,000 acres, with 25% containment, while the Skirball Fire has burned about 475 acres and is 20% contained. This is the news, and I'm not in it! A man tries to catch a horse that got loose in the Lake View Terrace area of Los Angeles on December 5. See photos of the fierce wildfires in Southern California, one of the most destructive fires in state history, 7 images that show why the Southern California wildfires are so dangerous, Why the California wildfires are spreading so quickly, 141,000 acres burned in six large wildfires in California, "Honestly, the firefighters are taking a beating," official says. She behaves like an American reality star in the most obnoxious ways and I am watching Terrace House precisely because I hate American reality shows so much. Play it now. Smoke billows from a burning house in Los Angeles as the Creek Fire moves through the area on December 5. As smoke obscures the sun, a Coulson C-130 air tanker turns to make a drop on a Carpinteria hillside on December 11. That blaze, called the Liberty Fire, is 10% contained. Yeah, I just wish they had stuck with the first intro/outro they picked for Boys and Girls in the City. Certainly that dynamic is present, and it feels clear they brought on the renovation crew to be additional support in some regards. As he filmed the "heartbreaking" scene in his Ventura neighborhood, where six neighbors' homes had been reduced to rubble, he explained he had to rush back to the hospital to see his wife and newborn. Wez, I'm torn on. The 4,100-acre fire is moving at an "extremely rapid rate," and burning west toward the Vista and Oceanside communities, officials said. As the Thomas Fire burns in the background, Dan Bellaart and his wife, Mary McEwen, comfort each other in their backyard in Montecito, California, on December 11. Flames rise as a fire approaches the Lake Casitas area of Ojai on December 8. Just started the first episode. Fires surround a hilltop mansion in Los Angeles on Wednesday, December 6. pic.twitter.com/zr4QTdMBN9, #ThomasFire left six homes destroyed within a block of my house. Bandcamp (1 Rap EP & 1 Ambient Jazz LP in progress). POSITION, PLOT & POTENTIAL are 3 key words that describe this SPACIOUS & WELL PRESENTED 4 bedroom detached FAMILY HOME which occupies a GREAT PLOT on the corner of Towles Pastures and Cheribough Road. CNN's Paul Vercammen reported from Carpinteria, while Eliott C. McLaughlin, Steve Almasy and Nicole Chavez wrote from Atlanta. Almost half of the total number of firefighters are assigned to the massive Thomas Fire alone, officials said. Previous houses were superior, imo. The couple are joint owners of the firm, which lodged three mortgage applications this month with Coutts – one for the office, and the other two relating to unspecified ‘stocks, shares and bonds’. The shell of a burnt-out bus is seen after fire swept through residential neighborhoods near Ojai on Friday, December 8. As such, the house feels much larger than the listed 3,000 square feet and has ample room for entertaining. Sure enough Shohei immediately starts making an ass of himself. The Creek Fire burns on a hillside in the Shadow Hills neighborhood of Los Angeles on December 5. The fires have pushed 110,000 Californians from their homes. Only five episodes in but so far this isn't grabbing me like the last series. Farm Heroes Saga, the #4 Game on iTunes. I really needed this right now. I think the Shion/Tsubasa relationship really carried a lot of the early season last time. Anyone else kinda not like the new intro music and also think the outro music beginning is their tv getting fried? Search for remains continues after wildfire, See wildfire fighting efforts from the frontline, Multiple killed as fires ravage California, High winds threaten firefighters progress in CA, Cell phone videos show drivers fleeing fire, Firefighter goes from shooting to wildfires, Doorbell camera records flames reaching house, See destruction caused by devastating wildfire, Fire rages feet away from California home, Mendocino Fire is largest in California history, Flames from a back-firing operation rise behind a home off Ladera Lane near Bella Vista Drive in Santa Barbara, California, on Thursday, December 14. A smoke-filled sky filters sunlight to orange around a surfer as the Thomas Fire continues to grow and threaten communities from Carpinteria to Santa Barbara on Tuesday, December 12, in Carpinteria, California. READ MORE -> https://t.co/sYOG4aEnmC pic.twitter.com/g3OYzfQGvc. They are now worth a combined £250,000, This cute terrace in one of west London's most expensive cul-de-sacs was bought by Cherie Blair. The Creek Fire in Los Angeles County is about 20% contained.