Focus on recovery : Residents look ahead as reality of Tea Fire sinks in

As authorities make progress containing the 2,000 acre burn area, victims of the Tea Fire are focusing on recovery. The giving nature of Santa Barbarans had an impact on Westmont communication professor Greg Spencer and his wife Janet, whose house on Las Barrancas was damaged in the fire. “It looks like a war zone in our neighborhood,” Mrs. Spencer said. The Spencers had not even begun to evacuate when they got a call from a church friend offering shelter to the couple and their pets, Mocha and Willy. more

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