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Fire Burns Through Structures, Vegetation In Forrestville

FORRESTVILLE (CBS SF) — Firefighters are responding to a fire burning through multiple structures and vegetation in Forestville Monday afternoon, according to the Forestville Fire Protection District. 86 more words


Texas Firefighters Finish Mowing Heart Attack Victim's Lawn After Rushing Him to Hospital

After a 65-year-old Texas man collapsed from a heart attack while mowing his lawn, he was rushed to a hospital by local firefighters.

The first responders then returned to his home in Baytown and performed an act of kindness that has since gone viral. 80 more words


They fought to save a man's life, then offered help in a way his family never expected

(CNN) — It was a random act of kindness, and it brought family members to tears. Firefighters fought to save a man’s life, and then offered help in a way his family never expected. 459 more words


Questions the candidates won't want to answer (Part I)

Traditionally, the election season begins on Labor Day, and already lawn signs – at least for the well-financed candidates on the firefighters’ union slate – are sprouting up around town. 2,522 more words

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Man Suffers Heart Attack While Mowing Lawn; Responding Firefighters Bring Him to the Hospital, and Return to Finish the Mowing for Him

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They took turns behind John McCormick’s lawn mower.

For the firefighters and EMTs of Station 4 in Baytown it was another normal assignment: rushing to a 911 call to help save someone’s life. 611 more words


Daughter Saves Legally Blind Mother, Baby From House Fire

CORAOPOLIS (KDKA) – Gwendolyn Robinson was just drifting away into a nap when, despite being legally blind, she saw a glowing danger nearby.

“I was sitting in the chair, and could see something orange — flames or something,” she said. 230 more words


Firefighters Do Ice Bucket Challenge For Coworker Battling ALS

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The challenge is sweeping the nation, but the ice buckets hit close to home for a group of Pittsburgh firefighters.

Matt Onyshko is battling ALS and his coworkers have donated sick and vacation days to him. 152 more words