SUMMIT -- The trial for a Los Gatos contractor accused of starting the 2008 Summit Fire has been postponed to January.

Channing Parker Verden is charged with recklessly starting the fire by failing to extinguish large piles of logs that he and a crew burned while clearing a Summit Road property. He is not charged with starting the fire intentionally.
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Inspirational Quotes

By prevailing over all obstacles and distractions, one may unfailingly arrive at his chosen goal or destination.

Christopher Columbus


You both have done marvels for our mountain community. You were a blessing for us in 2003 and continuing to 2007.

Old Fire Survivor, 2003