Latest Cedar Fire Stories

2008-08-25 09:00:00

RAMONA, Calif., Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The October 2003 Southern California wildfires claimed 800,000 acres of land, 3,657 homes and killed 22 people. In San Diego County, the Cedar Fire became the largest fire on record in state history. Author Chi Varnado details these accounts and how her family barely escaped in "A CANYON TRILOGY: Life Before, During and After the Cedar Fire" (published by AuthorHouse -- http://www.authorhouse.com/). Varnado illustrates a rural, connected way of...

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  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.