After the Woolsey Fire ignited in the Santa Susana Mountains above Simi Valley, Ken Fasola nervously watched the local news coverage of the blaze as it raced toward his wine bar in Agoura Hills. Once the flames jumped the 101 freeway, he feared his business was squarely in the fire’s path.

“We had someone drive through and send a picture the next day,” Fasola said. “I knew right away that it was gone — there’s nothing left.”

Read the full story in the November 26 issue of the San Fernando Valley Business Journal.