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Week of March 30, 2020

DEATH NOTICES

WITHIN NEW ENGLAND

LODD- Framingham, Mass Deputy Chief Brad Smith passed away from occupational cancer.

Watertown, CT retired Fire Chief Avery Wilcox Lamphier, 95, passed away on March 23rd. He was also a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, having served in World War II.

BEYOND NEW ENGLAND

APPARATUS DELIVERIES

Hanson, MA Engine 2- 2020 E-One Typhoon
Hartford, VT Ambulance 3- 2019 F-550/Life Line 4X4 ambulance
Mansfield, CT Engine-Tank 107- 2019 Spartan 1500/1000/30F
Warwick, RI Special Hazards 1- 2020 E-One Cyclone heavy rescue

APPARATUS/VEHICLE FUNDING, ORDERS AND NEWS

 

Boston Fire Department- has assigned a 2009 E-One Cyclone II 1250/500 to Engine 20. It had previously served with Engine 30 and Engine 21.

Enfield, Connecticut Fire District- has on order a new Pierce pumper for Engine 14.

Milford, Connecticut Fire Department- has ordered a Ferrara pumper on an Igniter chassis. It will feature 1250 GPM pump, 500 gallon tank, and FoamPro 2002 system w/ 30 gallon cell. Delivery is expected in the fall of 2020.

Taunton, Mass Fire Department- E-One has completed construction of two (2) Typhoon stainless steel pumpers. They each feature 1500 GPM pumps, 780 gallon water tanks and 30 gallon foam tanks Delivery will take place after outfitting at the local dealer.

Williston, Vermont Fire Department- has placed an order with Smeal for a ladder truck built on a Spartan chassis. It will feature a 1500 GPM pump, 500 gallon water tank and 105' Rear Mount Aerial. Also on order is a Smeal pumper/tanker built on a Freightliner chassis. It will feature a 1500 GPM pump and 1500 gallon water tank.

DEPARTMENT NEWS

 

Massachusetts Firefighting Academy- first recruit class at Bridgewater campus graduates. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Northfield, Mass Fire Department- auxiliary officer position created to keep retired firefighters involved. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Oak Bluffs, Mass Fire Department- has named retired Bourne Fire Chief Martin Greene as Interim Fire Chief.

Windham, New Hampshire Fire Department- Assistant Fire Chief Edward Morgan retired on April 1st.

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Week of March 23, 2020

DEATH NOTICES

WITHIN NEW ENGLAND

Active Duty Lawrence, MA Fire Alarm Operator Sylvio "Sy" Uliano Jr., 63, passed away on March 19th after a brief illness.

BEYOND NEW ENGLAND

APPARATUS DELIVERIES

Grafton, MA Engine 3- 2020 Seagrave Marauder 1500/750
New London, CT Engine 2- 2020 Pierce Enforcer 1500/750
New London, CT Truck 2- 2019 Pierce Arrow XT-Ascendant 100' MM Tower
Portland, ME Engine 11- 2020 Pierce Velocity 1500/750
Rumford, ME Tanker 5- 2019 Freightliner/2020 Midwest Fire 1000/2000
Templeton, MA Engine 3- 2019 Spartan MetroStar MFD/Toyne 1500/1000
Upton, MA Engine- 2019 Spartan Metro X/Toyne 2000/1000/A

APPARATUS/VEHICLE FUNDING, ORDERS AND NEWS

 

Brookline, New Hampshire Fire Department- has placed an order for an HME Ahrens-Fox AF1 Custom, Top Mount Pumper. It will feature a 1500 GPM pumper, 1200 gallon water tank and 30 gallon Class A foam tank as well as a 3/16" Aluminum Tilt Cab, Cummins L9 - 450 HP motor, and an Allison 3000EVS Four-Mode-Five Automatic Transmission.

Quaker Farms Fire Company, Connecticut- has on order a new tanker being built by Spartan on a Freightliner chassis for Tanker 33.

Scotland, Connecticut Fire Department- 2020 International MV607/Toyne 1500/3000. Expected delivery is October 2020.

Westborough, Mass Fire Department- construction is progressing on the Seagrave 95' Aerialscope. Delivery is expected in April or May. Posted March 2020.

DEPARTMENT NEWS

 

Falmouth, Mass Fire Department- override sought to hire more firefighters. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Framingham, Mass Fire Department- fund set up for Deputy Chief diagnosed with cancer. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

New Bedford, Mass Fire Department- Engine 11 is now permanently closed despite petitions. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

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Gardner, Mass Fire Autism Patches. Patches are being sold for $10.00 with all proceeds being donated to local autism programs. Due to current precautions in place to protect our first responders from Covid-19 (Coronavirus) all patches must be purchased by sending payment and a self addressed stamp envelope. Payments & SASE can be sent to the following:
Gardner Fire Department
70 City Hall Ave.
Gardner MA 01440
Attention Lt. Craig Osowski
Any questions can be sent to cosowski@gardner-ma.gov

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Week of March 16, 2020

DEATH NOTICES

WITHIN NEW ENGLAND

LODD- Boston Firefighter Anthony Thompson, 57, passed away on March 10th from occupational cancer.

Retired Skowhegan, ME Fire Chief Carl McKenney passed away on March 6th at the age of 78.

BEYOND NEW ENGLAND

LODD- Forsyth Township, MI Firefighter Ben Lauren, 23, died while battling a structure fire on March 13th.

LODD- Montcalm, WV Volunteer Firefighter Zachary Blankenship, 26, suffered a stroke following a structure fire on March 5th and passed away on March 15th.

APPARATUS DELIVERIES

Abington, MA Ambulance 2- 2019 Ford F-550/Life Line ambulance
Billerica EMS, MA Paramedic 51- 2020 Dodge Ram 5500/Osage 4X4 ambulance
East Haven, CT Squad 5- 2019 Spartan S180 1500/750/20F
Freetown, MA Rescue 3- 2019 Ford F-550/Life Line 4X4 ambulance
Newbury, MA Engine 2- 2020 KME Panther 1500/1000/30A
Norton, MA Rescue 41- 2020 Dodge Ram 5500/Horton 4x4 ambulance

APPARATUS/VEHICLE FUNDING, ORDERS AND NEWS

 

Alton, New Hampshire Fire Department- E-One has completed construction on a new Typhoon pumper for Engine 4. Delivery will take place after outfitting at the local dealer.

Alton, New Hampshire Fire Department- town meeting passed funding for a new ladder truck.

Cambridge, Mass Fire Department- Ladder 4 has placed into service a 2009 Pierce Arrow XT 105' RMA that had previously served as Ladder 1.

Gilford, New Hampshire Fire Department- town meeting approved funds to puarchase a new ambulance.

Ludlow, Mass Fire Department- Pierce has completed construction of the new Enforcer PUC pumper with 1500 GPM pump, 1000 gallon water tank and a CAFS foam system.

Lyndeborough, New Hampshire Fire Department- town meeting approved funds to purchase a new tanker.

Nashua, New Hampshire Fire Department- has placed an order with Pierce for an Arrow XT 105' Rear-Mount ladder for Ladder 3.

New Hampton, New Hampshire Fire Department- town meeting approved funds to puarchase a new ambulance.

Newton, New Hampshire Fire Department- town meeting approved funds to purchase a new pumper.

Northampton, Mass Fire Department- has named Jon Davine as the new Fire Chief and Andrew Pelis as Assistant Fire Chief.

Pittsfield, New Hampshire Fire Department- town meeting approved funds to purchase a new ambulance.

Seabrook, New Hampshire Fire Department- town meeting voters declined a request for funds to purchase a new pumper.

DEPARTMENT NEWS

 

Blackstone, Mass Fire Department- late fire chief honored with station dedication. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Charlestown, New Hampshire Fire Department- the warrant article requesting funds for a new fire station failed to pass at town meeting.

Hampstead, New Hampshire Fire Department- the warrant article requesting funds to build an addition to the fire station failed to pass at town meeting.

Kingston, New Hampshire Fire Department- town meeting passed the warrant article to fund a new fire station.

Manchester, New Hampshire- Fire-Police hockey game raises $200,000 for local hospital. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

New Bedford, Mass Fire Department- city council receives petition with over 1,000 signatures to keep Engine 11 open. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

New Boston, New Hampshire Fire Department- the warrant article requesting funds for a new fire station failed to pass at town meeting.

Orange, Connecticut Fire Department- has sworn-in James "Jamie" Vincent as the new fire marshall. He replaces Tim Smith, a friend and colleague of Jamie's, whom was killed in an automobile accident on January 19th.

Swanzey, New Hampshire Fire Department- the warrant article requesting funds for a new fire station failed to pass at town meeting.

Weare, New Hampshire Fire Department- town meeting passed the warrant article to fund 2 new firefighter/EMT positions.

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Week of March 9, 2020

DEATH NOTICES

WITHIN NEW ENGLAND

Retired Methuen, MA Firefighter John R. “PJ” Morin passed away at the age of 68. PJ was a former union president and served with the Methuen Fire Department for 32 years.

BEYOND NEW ENGLAND

LODD- Firefighter Jerome Guise, 34, of Citizen's Fire Company No. 1 in Mount Holly Springs, PA, was fatally struck by heavy timbers from a front porch roof while battling a fire on March 9th.

LODD- Thoroughfare, NC Safety Officer Joe Tucker, 62, passed away after suffering a medical emergency at a fire scene on March 8th.

APPARATUS DELIVERIES

Cambridge, MA Engine 2- 2020 Pierce Enforcer 1250/500
Manchester-By-The-Sea, MA Ambulance 1- 2019 Ford F-550/Horton 4x4 ambulance
Newport Navy Base, RI Tower 72- 2020 Pierce Velocity 2000/300/100' MM Tower
North Scituate, RI Ladder 22- 2019 Pierce Enforcer Ascendant 1500/500/107' RMA
Sunderland, MA Engine 2- 2019 Rosenbauer 1500/1000/30F 4X4
Weston, MA Engine 1- 2020 E-One Typhoon 1500/750/30B

APPARATUS/VEHICLE FUNDING, ORDERS AND NEWS

 

Kennebunk, Maine Fire Department- purchases Tesla command vehicle in effort to go green. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Livermore Falls, Maine Fire Department- options sought for replacing ladder truck. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

DEPARTMENT NEWS

 

Bristol, Connecticut Fire Department- has appointed Lieutenant Mark Flynn as the new Fire Chief. He replaces Fire Chief Jay Kolakoski, who retired in January after 35 years of service.

Brockton, Mass Fire Department- remembering the lives lost at the Strand Theatre Fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Chilmark, Mass Fire Department- to unveil concept designs for new fire station. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Easthampton, Mass Fire Department- swears in four new firefighters. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Harpswell, Neck, Maine- Firefighter loses home in fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Kensington, Connecticut Fire Department- former fire chief to be inducted into the Connecticut Firefighters Hall of Fame. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Middletown, Connecticut- bridge dedicated to firefighter that died in the line of duty. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Middletown, Connecticut Fire Department- firefighters honored for saving elderly man's life. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Newport, New Hampshire Fire Department- has appointed Steven Yannuzzi as the new Fire Chief.

Onset, Mass Fire Department- groundbreaking ceremony held at site of new fire station. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Rhode Island Air National Guard/Quonset- construction has been completed on the renovation and addition to the fire station at the Quonset ANG Base in North Kingstown.

Salem, New Hampshire Fire Department- voters did not support the $2.3 million purchase of an 8.5 acre lot of land to build a new station.

Warehouse Point, Connecticut Fire Department- names station in honor of deceased firefighter. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Warwick, Rhode Island Fire Department- emergency management operations transfered to the fire department. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Windsor Locks, Connecticut- report shows public safety buildings should be upgraded. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Woodland, New Hampshire- accepts new contract from Caribou Fire for ambulance service. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Woonsocket, Rhode Island- aging fire and police stations subject of new study. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Worcester, Mass Fire Department- fallen Lieutenant Jason Menard to posthumously receive Ray Downey Courage and Valor Award. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

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Connecticut- bill could ban the use of PFAS in firefighter training. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.




Week of March 2, 2020

DEATH NOTICES

WITHIN NEW ENGLAND

Retired Newburyport, Mass and Sanford, Maine Assistant Chief Stephen Cuttler passed away on March 4th after a lengthy illness.

BEYOND NEW ENGLAND

LODD- Indianola, NE Firefighter Donald "Donny" Lepper, 46, collapsed and died at home unexpectedly the morning after responding to a grass fire.

APPARATUS DELIVERIES

Branford, CT Rescue 2- 2019 Ford F-550/EVI light rescue
Brewster, MA Ambulance 244- 2019 Ford F-550/Life Line 4X4 ambulance
Mendon, MA Ambulance 1- 2019 Ford F-550/Wheeled Coach ambulance
Moultonboro, NH Rescue 2- 2019 Ford F-550/HME 1500/400/CAFS
Wareham, MA Rescue 1- 2020 Spartan/EVI heavy rescue

APPARATUS/VEHICLE FUNDING, ORDERS AND NEWS

 

Boston Fire Department- has put out a bid for 3 ladder trucks.

Boston MedFlight- has re-mounted MedFlight 10's 2015 Life Line body to a new 2019 Freightliner M2 106 chassis.

Bridgewater, Connecticut Fire Department- has acquired a 1991 White/Emergency One 400/2800 tanker that had previously served with the Dodgington Fire Company in Newtown, CT.

East Haven, Connecticut Fire Department- is in the process of ordering a new light rescue for Squad 5. Unknown manufacturer at this time.

Gill, Mass Fire Department- is applying for a Federal grant hoping to purchase a new pumper. If awarded, they are looking to replace a 1987 KME 1500/1000 pumper.

Mashpee, Mass Fire Department- new tanker entering service replaces 40 year old truck. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

South Windham, Connecticut Fire Department- has placed an order with Pierce for a Saber pumper with 1500 GPM pump, 1000 gallon water tank and 30 gallon foam tank.

Warwick, Rhode Island Fire Department- funds approved to repair department's fire-rescue boat. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

DEPARTMENT NEWS

 

Massachusetts- six Worcester County fire departments receive active shooter response equipment. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Attleboro, Mass Fire Department- two firefighters hospitalized after overnight fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Boston Fire Department- Fire Commissioner Joseph Finn will retire on March 12th after nearly 36 years of service.

Bristol, Connecticut Fire Department- Firefighter Alan Rudolewicz honored for quick actions. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Hinesburg, Vermont- grapples with how to provide ambulance service to residents. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Holyoke, Mass Fire Department- has promoted Captain Kirk Krause to Deputy Fire Chief.

Malden, Mass Fire Department- has appointed Assistant Chief Bill Sullivan as the new Fire Chief.

Merrimac, Mass Fire Department- receives grant to help improve firefighter safety. .

Norridgewock, Maine Fire Department- voters agree to hire two full-time firefighters. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Northeast Harbor, Maine Fire Department- new fire station proposal on hold. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Peabody, Mass Fire Department- funds have been approved to purchase new turnout gear for the department. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Sabattus, Maine Fire Department- has hired Troy Cailler to be the new Fire Chief. He previously served with the Lewiston Fire Department and co-runs the Tri-County Training Association.

Winchendon, Mass- firefighter stricken at ice rescue training. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

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Week of February 24, 2020

DEATH NOTICES

WITHIN NEW ENGLAND

North Andover, MA Firefighter Brett C. Rodden, 45, passed away on February 12th.

Retired Monmouth, ME Fire Chief Paul C. Fox, 84, passed away on February 19th.

Retired Medford, MA Firefighter Ernest "Sonny" Galante Jr. passed away on February 21st at the age of 90.

Retired Putney, VT Assistant Fire Chief David "Stub" Short passed away.

BEYOND NEW ENGLAND

APPARATUS DELIVERIES

Bradly Airport, CT Engine 9- 2019 Sutphen Monarch 1500/500/20F
Duxbury, MA Ambulance 1- 2020 Dodge Ram 5500/Braun 4x4 ambulance
Framingham, MA Engine 2- 2020 Pierce Enforcer 1500/750/100B
Gardiner, ME Rescue 1- 2020 Dodge 5500/Braun ambulance
Gardiner, ME Rescue 2- 2020 Dodge 5500/Braun ambulance
Hingham, MA Medic 2- 2019 Ford F-550/Life Line 4X4 ambulance
Hull, MA Rescue 2- 2019 Ford F-550/Horton 4X4 ambulance
Padanaram (Danbury, CT) Engine 3- 2020 Spartan MetroStar 1500/750/25F
Portsmouth, MH Ambulance 2- 2019 Ford F-550/Horton ambulance

APPARATUS/VEHICLE FUNDING, ORDERS AND NEWS

 

East Burke, Vermont Fire Department- has acquired a 1997 Spartan/Quality/Aerial Inovations 105' RMA. It previously served in Walden, NY and is designated Ladder 7.

East Haven, Connecticut Fire Department- seeks donations to bring antique fire engine home. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Malden, Mass Fire Department- has on order a new E-One pumper.

Manchester, New Hampshire Fire Department- Engine 11 and Truck 1 involved in accident; city to determine if trucks are fixable. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Naugatuck, Connecticut Fire Department- has on order a Pierce Ascendant 100' mid-mount tower. Delivery is expected in the fall of 2020.

Newbury, Mass Fire Department- KME has completed construction on Engine 2's new pumper. Delivery will take place after outfitting at the local dealer and will replace Engine 3 at the Byfield station.

Pembroke, Mass Fire Department- has on order (2) two E-One pumpers.

Providence, Rhode Island Fire Department- finance committee discusses aging fire trucks. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Quincy, Mass Fire Department- construction has been completed on the new KME heavy rescue for Rescue 1. Delivery will take place after outfitting at the local dealer.

Sunderland, Mass Fire Department- Rosenbauer has completed construction of the new Commander 4X4 1500/1000 pumper. Delivery will take place after outfitting at the local dealer.

DEPARTMENT NEWS

 

Mass- Regional 9-1-1 center coming to Foxboro, Mansfield, Norton and Easton. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Abington, Mass Fire Department- firefighters concerned about safety at the fire station. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Falmouth, Maine Fire Department- sees support for 1.3 million dollar staffing plan. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Falmouth, Mass Fire Department- officials state that there are no plans to close the West Falmouth Fire Station. CLICK FOR ARTICLE. And, overtime approved to staff the station: CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Gloucester, Mass Fire Department- upgrades radios to better connect firefighters. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Holyoke, Mass Fire Department- 29 year veteran Deputy Fire Chief Jeffrey J. Przekopowski has been appointed as the department's new Fire Chief. He replaces Fire Chief John Pond, who retired on February 11th.

Kittery, Maine Fire Department- proposes selling former fire station property and using funds to expand current fire station. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Lowell, Mass Fire Department- Fire Chief Jeffrey Winward has announced that he will retire on April 11th, after 26 years with the Lowell Fire Department.

New Canaan, Connecticut Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)- has elected Stuart Sawabini as the new Executive Director.

Newport City, Vermont Fire Department- recently honored Firefighter Steve Edgerley for his 50 years of service.

Oakland, Maine Fire Department- has opened and occupied their new Station 1 and will hold a public open house on April 25th. The old station will be demolished to make a parking area for the new fire, police, and town hall buildings.

Orleans, Mass Fire Department- Geof Deering has been named as the new Fire Chief. He takes over for Chief Tony Pike, who retired on February 22nd.

Plymouth, Mass- dozens of firefighters repair vadalized 9-11 memorial. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Somersworth, New Hampshire Fire Department- has named former Dover Firefighter and retired Air Force colnel George Kramlinger as the new Fire Chief. He will take over on March 2nd when current Chief Keith Hoyle retires.

South Portland, Maine Fire Department- Cash Corner Fire Station demolished to make way for new fire station. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Swanzey, New Hampshire Fire Department- has named William F. Gould of Hampton, NH as the new Fire Chief.

Woodstock, Vermont- facing volunteer shortage, Woodstock considers hiring full-time EMTs. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

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Week of January 17, 2020

DEATH NOTICES

WITHIN NEW ENGLAND

Active Duty Manchester, NH Firefighter Mason P. Murphy, 25, passed away unexpectedly on February 16th.

Retired Everett, MA Fire Chief David Butler, 65, passed away on February 19th after a long battle with cancer.

Retired Burlington, VT Fire Chief and Concord, NH Fire Chief John M. Dionne, 77, passed away on February 10th. He also was a captain with FDNY and served in the U.S. Marine Corps.

Past International Association of Fire Buffs President Bill Celentano passed away on February 11th. Bill was also IFBA Vice President at Large, President of Box 22 out of New Haven, and the IFBA Fire Buff of the Year in 2001.

Retired New Haven, CT Fire Commissioner William Celentano Jr. passed away at the age of 81.

Echo Hose Hook & Ladder (Shelton, CT) Captain Joseph Kunzik passed away on February 17th at the age of 61.

Retired Auburn, Mass Call Lieutenant John R. Willis, 76, passed away on February 16th.

Wilton, NH Volunteer Firefighter John A. Jowders, 56, passed away on February 11th.

BEYOND NEW ENGLAND

LODD- Porterville, CA Captain Raymond Figueroa, 35, was killed battling a fire at the city library. The fire is believed to be intentionally set.

APPARATUS DELIVERIES

Laurel Hill (Norwich, CT) Engine-Tank 61- 2020 International/Deep South 1500/2000
Manchester, NH Truck 6- 2019 E-One Cyclone II/Bronto 135’ Skylift
North Scituate, RI Special Hazards 1- 2020 International MV/Marion rescue
Pembroke, NH Engine 2- 2019 Seagrave Marauder II 2000/1500
Warren, RI Engine 2- 2020 Spartan/Toyne 1500/500/100F

APPARATUS/VEHICLE FUNDING, ORDERS AND NEWS

 

Anson, Maine Fire Department- receives donated 1992 pumper from Newbury, Mass. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Burlington, Vermont Fire Department- seeks to add 3rd ambulance. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Ellington, Connecticut Fire Department- seeks funding for new fire engine. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Harrison, Maine Fire Department- Lakes Region Fire Apparatus has completed the refurbishment of the 2006 Ford F-550 Wildland CAFS 250/400/20A/20B.

DEPARTMENT NEWS

 

Maine- Rumford and Mexico consider joint fire station. CLICK FOR ARICLE.

Rhode Island- North Providence and Pawtucket emergency dispatch to merge in March. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Bethel, Connecticut Fire Department- firefighters respond to fire at the home of the Bethel fire chief. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Hampstead, New Hampshire Fire Department- unveils proposes plan for fire station addition/renovation. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Liberty, Maine- municipality considers taking over volunteer ambulance association that will dissolve later this year. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Lynn, Mass Fire Department- ceremony honors firefighters killed in 1895 fire. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Pittsfield, Mass Fire Department- solicists interest in long vacant fire station. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Smithfield, Rhode Island Fire Department- plans for new fire station move forward after dely. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

Sutton, Mass Fire Department- retiring Lieutenant Jeff Wilson named Fire Chief Emeritus. CLICK FOR ARTICLE.

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