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    Firefighter Matoba
    05/29/15 - IAFF Local 2376
    For our Thornton Fire family looking forward to saying congratulations and wishing John Matoba well in his retirement, we have not yet been able to coordinate an event to mark this important occasion.  We will keep you posted and look forward to celebrating with our beloved Toba the next stage of his life…eat good, sleep good, 24/7/365.
    Medford Local 1032- Active Duty Death
    05/29/15 - IAFF Local 739
    TO:        ALL PFFM Members FROM:  The Office of the President DATE:   May 27, 2015   RE: Death of Active Duty Member  - Firefighter Timothy R. Brennan, L1032 - Medford, MA.
    2 New Firefighters Sworn In
    05/29/15 - IAFF Local 892
    Two new firefighters have joined the ranks of the Norwich Fire Department. James Eric Justice and Alex John have completed 15 weeks of training at the Connecticut Fire Academy. They were officially sworn in as members of the department yesterday in a ceremony held at Fire Headquarters.
    FF/PM John Snyder Retires
    05/29/15 - Olympia Fire Fighters
    RETIREMENT - Olympia Firefighters IAFF L468 congratulate John Snyder on his retirement from the Olympia Fire Department. John started his fire service career in Oregon, and in 1987 was hired as a Firefighter to serve the citizens of the City of Olympia.
    Tattoo Fundraiser
    05/28/15 - Norwalk Fire Fighters
    Tattoo Fundraiser to benefit Norwalk Firefighters Local 830 Charitable Fund Saturday, August 22, 2015 10am-7pm Organic Inc. Tattoo Shop 176 Main Street Norwalk, CT Half of all fees collected will go to Local 830's Charitable Contributions Fund FD Tee Shirts will also be sold. Mark your calendar.
    Hoover , AL Fire Fighters Upset Over Plea Deal in Attempted Murder Case
    05/28/15 - IAFF 14th District
    Hoover, AL Fire Fighters and members of IAFF Local 4035 are upset and angry that a man who shot at them from inside his home and charged with attempted murder was allowed to plea guilty to a lesser charge and received probation as part of his plea agreement with the district attorney office. What really is mind boggling is that this person will receive his seized guns back in 6 months.
    7 Year Old Run Over By Construction Vehicle
    05/28/15 - Rockland Fire Fighters
    By Neal Simpson  The Patriot Ledger Posted May. 28, 2015 at 2:20 PM Updated at 2:26 PM    ROCKLAND - Fire Chief Scott Duffey says a 7-year-old Rockland boy was hiding under a tarp when he was accidentally run over Wednesday by a construction vehicle operated by his uncle. The boy, who Duffy declined to name, was rushed to a Boston hospital around 6:30 p.m.
    WSFD Firefighters Graduate the Academy
    05/27/15 - West Springfield FF
    FF. Justin Rainville and R.J. Link graduated from the Massachusetts Fire Academy on April 10th, 2015. As members of Class 226 both firefighters as well as 21 of their classmates from 12 different Massachusetts communities completed the vigorious 45 day program. Both FF. Rainville and Link were hired by WSFD in September 2014. Both firefighters are Air Force veterans with FF.
    Channel 7 NEWS
    05/27/15 - Local 1347
    WSFD Firefighters Graduate the Academy
    05/27/15 - West Springfield FF
    FF. Justin Rainville and R.J. Link graduated from the Massachusetts Fire Academy on April 10th, 2015. As members of Class 226 both firefighters as well as 21 of their classmates from 12 different Massachusetts communities completed the vigorious 45 day program. Both FF. Rainville and Link were hired by WSFD in September 2014. Both firefighters are Air Force veterans with FF.
    Firefighter's Recieve K9 Training
    05/27/15 - Belmont Firefighters
    Today, Lori Gordon a Veterinarian for Massachusetts Task Force 1 came in to teach Belmont Fire Department EMT's and Paramedics how to assess and treat K9 injuries. Also on hand was Belmont Police Department K9 Officer Cory Taylor and his partner Grim.
    Group 2 - 2nd Alarm Fire - Moraine Street
    05/27/15 - Belmont Firefighters
    On Thursday evening, May 14th, Group 2 responded to a reported building fire in an apartment complex on Moraine Street. Initial response was Engine 1, Engine 2, Ladder 1, Rescue 1, Car 3 and a Waltham Engine Company on the line box. On arrival heavy smoke was pushing from the charlie side, basement division. Car 3 transmitted a working fire, then a second alarm. Engine Co.
    Death of Brother Chris Russell, Bossier City
    05/27/15 - IAFF 14th District
    The 14th District mourns the loss of Brother Chris Russell The brothers and sisters of the Bossier City Firefighters Association regretfully wish to inform our family across this great state association of the sudden tragic death of Brother Chris Russell. Chris was dearly loved and will be deeply missed. He was the perfect example of a father, fireman and human being.
    Saint Paul Firefighters Local 21 Regret To Announce The Passing Of Retired FEO Duane Cunningham
    05/27/15 - IAFF Local 21
    Firefighters Local 21 regrets to announce the passing of retired Firefighter Duane Cunningham.  Firefighter Cunningham passed on May 19, 2015.  Firefighter Cunningham started with the Saint Paul Fire Department on April 3, 1967 and retired on October 31, 1994. No Service.
    IAFF Fallen Firefighter Memorial Procession Registration
    05/27/15 - Colorado Springs Professional Firefighters
    For those interested in being a part of the ceremony, we would like to request your participation in the 29th annual IAFF Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial Observance and the Fire Apparatus/ Motorcycle Procession preceding the observance. The 28th annual observance will take place Saturday, September 19th, 2015 at 1:00 pm in Colorado Springs.
    Last Alarm - Firefighter/EMT Richard "Rick" Gilbert - Englewood Fire Department
    05/27/15 - IAFF Local 2546
    Last Alarm Firefighter/EMT Richard “Rick” A. Gilbert January 25, 1981 - May 24, 2015 Englewood Fire Department It is with a heavy heart that Local 2546 announces the passing of our Englewood Brother Rick Gilbert on May 24th 2015.
    2015 MDA Chili Cookoff
    05/27/15 - Colorado Springs Professional Firefighters
    On behalf of the Muscular Dystrophy Association and the Colorado Springs Professional Fire Fighters Local 5, are thrilled to invite you to our Annual Fire Fighter Chili Cook-Off!  This year’s Fire Fighter Chill Cook-Off will be taking place on June 26th at the Fan Fest in Downtown Colorado Springs.
    IAFF 14th District Education Seminar
    05/27/15 - IAFF 14th District
    View in Browser   Register now and select your choice of training tracks for the 14th District Partnership Education Program (PEP) event, scheduled for July 23-24 2015 in Tunica, Mississippi.
    2015 WSFD Charity Golf Tournament
    05/27/15 - West Springfield FF
    The West Springfield Firefighters Personnel Club is pleased to announce our annual charity golf tournament at Tekoa Country Club, Westfield MA, on July 31st, 2015. This golf tournament has been the major fundraising event for local charities in the area. With your support we can continue to make this event a success. Attached are both registration and sponsor forms.
    3rd Annual Golf Tournament
    05/27/15 - Colorado Springs Professional Firefighters
    The Colorado Springs Professional Firefighters would like to invite all golfers to come out and play in our 3rd Annual Golf Tournament on August 1st! The Tournament will once again be held at the Pine Creek Golf Club of Colorado Springs.  Golfers will receive a gift from Oakley, and there will be many on course competitions.
    Information Request - Arkansas
    05/27/15 - IAFF 14th District
    Please respond directly to Borther Billie Carter on his request below. First I wanted to briefly give you a heads up on what i am doing and heading up.  Ed Jaros and Wade Marshal recently appointed me as chair of the health and safety committee at our recent APFF convention.
    Death/Disability updates
    05/27/15 - IAFF Local 2866
    Malden Fire Honor Guard
    05/26/15 - IAFF Local 902
    The Malden Fire Honor Guard Participated in the Year's Memorial Day Parade
    May 10th Structure Fire
    05/26/15 - IAFF Local 892
    Platoon 4 responded to a structure fire May 10th at 8 Peck St. Battalion 1 arrived on scene and reported a working fire on the first floor of a 2 story wood frame. One occupant was out of the building reporting that everyone was out.
    Saint Paul Firefighters Local 21 Regret To Announce The Passing Of Retired Firefighter Charles McCallum
    05/26/15 - IAFF Local 21
    Firefighters Local 21 regrets to announce the passing of retired Firefighter Charles McCallum.  Firefighter McCallum passed on May 23, 2015.  Firefighter MaCallum started with the Saint Paul Fire Department on May 1, 1949 and retired on August 30, 1984.
    Small Brush Fire
    05/26/15 - IAFF Local 892
    Around 1 o'clock this afternoon, Engine 3 and Squad A were dispatched to 235 W. Thames St for a reported brush fire. Engine 3 arrived on scene to find a 20' x 20' area on fire. The fire was extinguished with the booster line off of Engine 3.
    Notice for St. Florian Nominations
    05/26/15 - IAFF Local 42
    Currently, there are vacancies on the St. Florian Fund Board of Directors.  The Board is currently seeking nominations to fill these vacancies.   The St.
    05/26/15 - IAFF Local 21
    3rd Annual Guns vs Hoses Benefit Hockey Game
    05/26/15 - Kootenai County Fire and Rescue IAFF Local 2856
    On May 29th Frontier Ice Arena will be hosting the 3rd Annual Guns vs Hoses Benefit hockey game in Coeur d’Alene, ID. The teams will be represented by local Law Enforcement and Fire Agencies. Ticket prices for the game are just $5 with 2 cans of food or $7 without, kids 12 and under are free! Come out and join a great cause with your family.
    Help Needed for June Seminar
    05/25/15 - IAFF Local 794
    We need help setting-up for the June Firefighting Seminar the week of June 1st-6th. If you are available for any amount of time the week of June 1st, Please sign up here for anything you can help with.
    Lexington Professional Firefighters Memorial Day PSA
    05/25/15 - Lexington Firefighters IAFF Local 526
    Celebrating Memorial Day
    05/25/15 - Fargo Fire Fighters
    Please take time today to remember those that went before us so we could be where we are.
    Thank Our Military Troops on Memorial Day
    05/25/15 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
    IAFF - Remember the Fallen: https://www.youtube.com/watch.
    05/25/15 - IAFF Local 794
    Congratulations to Lt. Pat Burno and Capt. Bob Taylor on your retirements! Thank you for the many years of service and all you've done for our department.
    Stacey Morrison Funeral Arrangements
    05/25/15 - IAFF 14th District
    Message below sent out by the Professional Fire Fighters of Louisiana. Our thoughts and prayers to Brother Josh Morrison. See the info below sent by Arnie Lowther. Stacey Morrison is Bastrop Local-1358 Sec/Treas Josh Morrison's wife. As most of you know Stacey was on the waiting list for a double lung transplant due to Cystic Fibrosis.
    5th Annual Fire up the Bands
    05/25/15 - IAFF local 2731
    Memorial Day
    05/25/15 - Professional Fire Fighters of McKinney, IAFF Local 2661
    2014 Firefighter of the Year
    05/25/15 - Shelby Twp. IAFF Local 1338
    Peers say 2014 Firefighter of the Year is a ‘go-to guy’ Shelby Township firefighter paramedic Jeremy Chesnutt, right, displays his 2014 Firefighter of the Year Award, which Fire Chief Jim Swinkowski, left, presented to Chesnutt in the Shelby Township boardroom May 19.
    Death of Retired Brother Herman "Hermie" Kilwein
    05/24/15 - IAFF Local 452
     Retired Local 452 member, Herman Kilwein, passed away May 23rd.  Brother Kilwein, was a very popular guy with all shifts.  He could hide and not be found.  During his time, each shift had a locked food locker and a padlocked refrigerator.  None of that could keep Hermie out.
    4th Division members rescue puppy.
    05/24/15 - IAFF local 825
    On Saturday night May 23rd 2015, 4th Division members from Engine Company 11 and Squad Company 2 were dispatched the area of 232 Cedar St in a humanitarian effort to assist a dog stuck in a culvert pipe 12ft down an embankment. Squad 2 Firefighter Edward Taylor who is also a professional dog trainer, was able to reach the dog, and bring him up safely.
    Fire guts businesses at 940 Boston Road in Springfield
    05/24/15 - IAFF Local 648
    Volunteers Needed for June Seminar
    05/23/15 - IAFF Local 794
    Volunteers are needed for our June seminar from June 4-7. Please sign up under message board.
    Happy Memorial Weekend!
    05/23/15 - IAFF Local 1403
    This Memorial weekend we remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice. We honor the brave men and women who defended our freedom.
    25th Annual MDA Golf Tournement
    05/23/15 - Belmont Firefighters
    Belmont Firefighters Local will be hosting our 25th Annual MDA Golf Tournament on Friday June 26th at 8am at the Sandy Burr Country Club in Wayland. We still have a couple foursomes available. Cost is $150 per person and includes: Cart, Breakfast, Lunch and Buffet Dinner - Shot Gun Start, Scramble Play. Hole Sponsors are also available for $200 - Please Help Us Support a Great Cause.
    Springfield Fire Department welcomes 13 recruits, including 1st Hispanic female firefighter
    05/23/15 - IAFF Local 648
    Contract negotiations
    05/23/15 - IAFF Local 1403
    Contract negotiations will be held at our Union hall on June 1 (Monday C shift) at 10:30 AM.
    We pause and remember this Memorial Day
    05/23/15 - IAFF Local 4416
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