Man Says Thanks to Utah Responders
A California man thanked Ogden firefighters and dispatchers for saving his life in 2013.
Posted on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT
Photographs And Memories: Chief Harvey Eisner
Harvey Eisner was everywhere. From meetings and trade shows to firegrounds across the country.
Posted on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20:33:00 GMT
Gallery: Eisner Covered the Major Events
Firehouse's long-time editor Harvey Eisner provided photos and news coverage of many major disasters and tragedies that gripped the nation over the past 30 years.
Posted on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 19:08:58 GMT
Eisner: What Do We Need Them For?
Posted on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:46:39 GMT
Long-time Firehouse Magazine Editor Harvey Eisner Dead at 59
Tributes about the fire service icon are coming in from around the country.
Posted on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:33:00 GMT
Colorado Home, Garage Gutted by Fire
A fire in a Highland Ranch home heavily damaged a garage and the upstairs of the structure.There were no injuries and a dog and cat were rescued.
Posted on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:07:45 GMT
Ind. Commissioners Want to Regulate Volunteer Departments
Clark County officials are concerned with the handling of millions in tax dollars.
Posted on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:06:30 GMT
Pa. Firefighters Rescue Woman from Blaze
East Carnegie firefighter said the fire appears to be have broken out when an open flame was being used to keep warm.
Posted on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:01:03 GMT
Pa. Firefighter Dies After Being Alerted to Fire
Christi Rodgers, 26, suffered a cardiac arrest when after being paged out to a fire.
Posted on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:00:00 GMT
Fire Damages Historic Missouri Hotel
A fire that started in a basement kitchen damaged the historic Savoy Hotel in Kansas City.
Posted on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:55:17 GMT
Conn. Firefighter Barred From Medical Calls
The Hartford firefighter, who was suspended for on-duty alcohol use, is unable to act as a medical first responder.
Posted on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:48:17 GMT
Pa. Captain Arrested for Stealing from Fire Company
Delano Capt. Shane Kuropatsky said, "I feel lousy for what I did to my brothers and sisters."
Posted on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:45:08 GMT
Saw Donation Offer to Detroit Firefighters Denied
"We appreciate the offer. However, we already have it in the fire department budget," said spokesman John Roach.
Posted on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:40:17 GMT
Wis. Department Mulls Closing 65-year-old Station
Eau Claire officials said Fire Station 10 needs 1.9 million in repairs or need to be fully replaced.
Posted on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:15:00 GMT
911 Calls from Del. Bus Crash Show Confusion, Chaos
Several people on the bus called 911 after it crashed, but were unaware of their location.
Posted on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:10:00 GMT
Report: No Improvement in LA Response Times
The new numbers come from a program dubbed FireStatLA, which is being billed as the cornerstone of a 2-year-old reform effort. It began after LAFD officials admitted issuing faulty reports that made it appear the department was performing better than it w
Posted on Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMT
Early-morning Fire Claims Two Children in Maryland
The Maryland State Fire Marshal confirmed that two children died in a duplex fire on Grand Avenue in Cumberland early Thursday.
Posted on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:48:39 GMT
Bruce Bowling, Founding Team Member of Firehouse, Dies
Bruce Bowling, a member of the team that founded Firehouse magazine and a luminary in fire service business, died Tuesday.
Posted on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:15:00 GMT
Plane, Chopper Collide Over Md., Three Dead
A helicopter and small airplane collided near Frederick Municipal Airport.
Posted on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:58:46 GMT
Three Killed in Fire Engine, SUV Crash in W.Va.
They were in an SUV that drove into the path of a Philippi fire truck that on the way to a structure fire.
Posted on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:26:18 GMT
Three R.I. Firefighters Hurt in Apartment Complex Fire
Flames tore through the triple-decker on Mineral Spring Avenue in Pawtucket. Three firefighters were injured in the gas-feed blaze that took five hours to extinguish.
Posted on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:02:27 GMT
Squirrel Blamed For Power Failure, Fire in R.I.
A squirrel caused an explosion in a downtown power station Tuesday morning that interrupted power to more than 4,500 electricity customers and sent employees streaming out of buildings starting at about 10 a.m.
Posted on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:02:02 GMT
Boy, 1, Dies in Virginia Day Care Fire
Chesterfield firefighters were told all the kids were out of the in-home day care that caught fire, but that was not the case. They found a 1-year-old boy in a bedroom 35-minutes after arriving on the scene.
Posted on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:24:31 GMT
Pa. Officials Investigate Suspicious Fires
The Lancaster County Sheriff's Office and the State Law Enforcement Division are investigating two suspicious fires discovered overnight at a grocery store and vacant house.
Posted on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:51:37 GMT
Conn. Apartment Complex Fire Displaces 22 People
The fire in the Hartford 12-unit brick apartment building was reported about 6:40 a.m. The building's third floor and attic were heavily damaged by fire. There was water damage throughout the building.
Posted on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:48:13 GMT
Ga. Firefighter Investigates Gas Leak, Discovers Burglary
A Lincoln Park volunteer firefighter, investigating a gas leak at a convenience store, found evidence that a burglary had been committed at the store.
Posted on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:40:30 GMT
Fired Denver School Teacher Charged in Lab Fire
A Denver school chemistry teacher who was fired after four students were burned in a science experiment gone wrong now faces a criminal charge.
Posted on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:57:05 GMT
Illinois Firefighter Hurt in Apartment Complex Fire
One firefighter was injured during a fire Wednesday morning at a Downers Grove apartment complex.
Posted on Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:46:33 GMT
Photo Story: Ind. Crews Fight Difficult Fire at Gun Range
Firefighters spent hours trying to contain the fire that started when tracer rounds ignited the rubber backstop in the gun range.
Posted on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:15:00 GMT
Texas Man Admits Setting 1986 Fire That Killed His Stepsons
A Waco man who was in court for a retrial on an arson charge said he was guilty as part of a plea agreement that carries a 60-year prison sentence but counts his 28 years in custody as time served making immediately eligible to apply for parole.
Posted on Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:02:33 GMT