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Everyday Hero CT: Avon Fire Marshal Talks Volunteer Firefighting and Home Safety

AVON, Conn. (WTNH) – Over the past four decades, Jamie DiPace has had a longstanding career with the Avon Fire Department, rising up the ranks to chief, and currently serving as fire marshal. 356 more words


Services Held for Firefighter Killed in Crash

HAWLEY — A service is being held at this hour in memory of a volunteer firefighter.

Steven Boo, 22, was killed in a crash near Lake Wallenpaupack… 78 more words


B.C. wildfires: The fight to save 108 Mile Ranch

In the past few weeks, wildfires have ripped through the 108 Mile Ranch area, and now, residents are getting a look at the damage left behind. 304 more words


Annual Carlisle Fire and Rescue Service Carnival helps fundraise and recruit new members

CARLISLE, CUMBERLAND COUNTY, Pa. — With at least 800 calls a year, one fire company in Cumberland County says it needs more people to help out at those scenes. 468 more words


Harnessing the Power of your Community

Building a community network to support your volunteer fire department. 

For the career fire employees out there, it’s likely your fire department provides some level of personnel support with regard to smoking cessation, physical fitness, dietary, psychological support, marriage counseling, stress management, financial planning etc. 1,343 more words


First responder moms in Lancaster County urge others to volunteer

E. HEMPFIELD TWP., Pa. – They’re some of the toughest women you’ll meet, balancing a family, a day job, and a volunteer experience that can often feel like a second job. 442 more words