• << October 2014 >>
    S M T W T F S
    1 2 3 4
    5 6 7 8 9 10 11
    12 13 14 15 16 17 18
    19 20 21 22 23 24 25
    26 27 28 29 30 31
    IAFF Local Newswire
     
    Join the Newswire!
    Updated: Oct. 20 (16:22)

    Message From President Schaitberger on Ebola Preparedness
    Professional Fire Fighters of Massachusetts
    Fire Ops 101 Video
    IAFF Local 4416
    SFD study 2014
    IAFF Local 1464
    Candidate Endorsement
    IAFF 3718
    November Election
    Colorado Professional Fire Fighters
    Sept. 24th, 2014 Letter, L1826/LCEMS
    IAFF 1826
     
         
    Google
    Weather Report
    • What's New at IAFF 1605
      Treacherous conditions slowed firefighters from recovering a body as they battled a four-alarm fire Thursday night at an apartment building on East Franklin Street in Hagerstown, city officials said. Investigators retrieved the body on Friday morning after the fire was extinguished and the floor of the building was stabilized, according to city Fire Marshal Doug DeHaven. Read More...
      February 24, 2014- www.heraldmailmedia.com   No one was injured when ammonia leaked from a refrigeration system at a business near downtown Hagerstown on Sunday night, Fire Chief W. Kyd Dieterich said. The initial call came in at 9:52 p.m. for a report of an odor at Church and Walnut streets, Dieterich said. Read More...
      February 23, 2014- www.heraldmailmedia.com   Hagerstown fire officials were investigating the cause of a heavy fire at a downtown Hagerstown house on Sunday morning. Two dogs died, but the family was not home at the time of the fire, Hagerstown Fire Marshal Doug DeHaven said. A third dog survived, he said. The fire at 226 E. Franklin St. was reported at 12:34 a.m. Read More...
      February 21, 2014 from www.heraldmailmedia.com   Fire damaged half of a duplex Friday afternoon at the corner of Dewey and McKee avenues in Hagerstown, forcing four people from their home, according to city Fire Marshal Doug DeHaven. The fire was called in at 5:03 p.m., a Washington County 911 dispatcher said. Read More...
      February 22, 2014 from www.heraldmailmedia.com The Washington County Special Operations Unit along with fire and rescue crews responded to an ammonia leak at the Shenadoah Family Farms Cooperative in Hagerstown late Saturday afternoon, authorities said.  The ammonia leak was traced to a pump room in the diary-processing plant at 1100 Frederick St. Read More...
      February 17, 2014- Article from www.your4state.com A man and a dog are seriously injured following a flash fire Monday morning in Hagerstown.  It happened around 8:23 a.m. on the 18608 block of Warm Spring Court at the mobile trailer business, Splish and Splash Pet Grooming. Read More...
      February 1st 2014 A fast-moving fire gutted a two-story wood-frame house in the 800 block of South Potomac Street on Saturday, a fire official said. Two dogs that were in the house at 820 S. Potomac St. died from heat and smoke as a result of the fire, Hagerstown Fire Department Capt. Adam Hopkins said. Read More...
      January 21st 2014 from www.Heraldmailmedia.com Pet CPR kits were used to revive two cats found in the upper floor of a burning house on Dewey Avenue in Hagerstown on Saturday morning, according to the city fire department.  The fire in the single-family house at 826 Dewey Ave. was called in a 1:37 a.m. Read More...
      . Read More...
      Two people were taken to hospitals with burns sustained in a house fire on East North Avenue in Hagerstown on Monday morning, a fire official said. Four people were in the house at 46 E. North Ave. when the fire erupted, and two were taken to Meritus Medical Center with burns, Hagerstown Fire Marshal Doug DeHaven said. Read More...
      RSS Feed icon
      Current news directly from IAFF locals, councils, and state/province associations in the US and Canada.

      Message From President Schaitberger on Ebola Preparedness
      10/20/14 - Professional Fire Fighters of Massachusetts
      View in Browser Now Is the Time to Get Prepared IAFF members - the professional fire fighters and paramedics who are first on scene in an emergency -- must be ready to respond to possible cases of Ebola.
      PFFM Endorses Seth Moulton for US Congress
      10/20/14 - IAFF Local 739
      PFFM Endorses Seth Moulton  The membership of the PFFM unanimously endorsed Seth Moulton for US Congress at the October meeting.  Please watch for further details on upcoming events where we will work to support and elect our PFFM endorsed candidate.
      President Schaitberger Speaks on Ebola
      10/20/14 - IAFF Local 739
      View in Browser Now Is the Time to Get Prepared IAFF members - the professional fire fighters and paramedics who are first on scene in an emergency -- must be ready to respond to possible cases of Ebola.
      Fire Ops 101 Video
      10/20/14 - IAFF Local 4416
      View other videos on our page here.
      SFD study 2014
      10/20/14 - IAFF Local 1464
      Candidate Endorsement
      10/20/14 - IAFF 3718
      Here is the list of candidates that we are endorsing for this election cycle. State Repesentatives Harold Copenhaver Homer Lenderman Jack Ladyman City Council  Ann Williams Early Voting hours start today and hours are: Monday thru Friday 8am to 6pm Saturday 10am to 4pm You can go to www.voterview.org and view the entire ballot before voting.
      November Election
      10/20/14 - Colorado Professional Fire Fighters
      MEMORANDUM October 16, 2014 TO: All CPFF Members FROM: Mike Rogers, President RE: November Election Beginning on October 14, 2014 CPFF firefighters and their families across the state will have begun receiving their mail ballots in the mail.
      Sept. 24th, 2014 Letter, L1826/LCEMS
      10/20/14 - IAFF 1826
      Dispute Draws to a Close
      10/20/14 - Denton Fire Fighters Association
          Arbitrator rules fire marshal’s appointment fell within guidelines By Megan Gray-Hatfield Denton Record-Chronicle Staff Writer Published: 19 October 2014 11:42 PM       A dispute between the Denton Fire Fighters Association and the city has come to an end after more than a year.
      Care Enough to Wear Pink
      10/20/14 - Professional Fire Fighters of McKinney, IAFF Local 2661
      Once again, members of Local 2661 are trading traditional blues for pink in support of cancer awareness.  All proceeds from the sale of pink shirts go to the Susan G.
      Coquitlam Firefighters Charitable Society Pink Pancake Breakfast
      10/19/14 - International Association of Firefighters Local 1782
      They’re the first faces you see when you have an emergency and need help. And when one of their own is in need of support, firefighters are just as quick to lend a hand. That’s the idea behind a tasty fundraiser that will fill your stomach with pink goodness.   Next Saturday (Oct.
      Fire Fighter Response to Ebola
      10/18/14 - UPFFA
      IAFF Urges Affiliates to Conduct Ebola Stand-downs https://flipboard.
      Endorsements
      10/18/14 - IAFF Local 3666
      IAFF Local 3666 Endorses the Following Candidates for: County Executive: Blaine Young County Council Race: District 4: Jessica Fitzwater District 5: Kirby Delauter At Large: Billy Shreve Susan Reeder Jessee.
      Fire Fighter Response to Ebola
      10/17/14 - Boston Fire Fighters
      Fire Fighter Response to Ebola IAFF Urges Affiliates to Conduct Ebola Stand-downs https://flipboard.
      2014 IAFF and CPF Memorials
      10/17/14 - IAFF Local 1014
      2014 IAFF & CPF Memorials Local 1014 Executive Board works with our Department, our Honor Guard, Chaplains, and our Fire Chief to honor our fallen each year at the IAFF, CPF and Department Fallen Firefighter memorials. Family First is our motto on honoring and remembering our fallen.
      Children's Christmas Party
      10/17/14 - IAFF Local 794
      Join us on December 13th for the annual Children's Christmas Party! The party will be held at Angelo's Steak & Pancake House beginning at 9am. This years party is being organized by VP Bill Venezia, please contact Bill with any questions.
      FRS Seminar Bossier City
      10/17/14 - PFFA
      Debate Watch Event - 10-21-14
      10/17/14 - IAFF Local 2546
      Discounted Avs Tickets
      10/17/14 - Denver Firefighters Local 858
      Discounted Avalanche tickets are available for the November 4th game at 7pm vs. the Vancouver Canucks. Upper level seats are $30 and lower level seats for $60. $10 dollars of the sale goes to Metro State's Business School for scholarships. Included with the seats is post game ice time with the team. If you are interested: 1.
      2014 OSFFC Election Endorsements
      10/17/14 - IAFF Local 1159
      2014 OSFFC GENERAL ELECTION ENDORSEMENTS Below you will find the Oregon State Fire Fighter Councils endorsement list.   If your house or senate race is not listed, we have not taken a position in that race.  We hope you consider these endorsements and will vote this election season.
      Owosso Firefighter/Paramedic Eligibility List (Deadline: 11/3/2014)
      10/17/14 - Michigan Professional Fire Fighters Union
      OCT. 17, 2014: The City of Owosso is creating an eligibility list for Fire Fighter/Paramedic.
      Firefighters hand out winter coats at Herig Elementary School
      10/17/14 - Michigan Professional Fire Fighters Union
      OCT. 17, 2014: Kindergarten through fourth graders got new coats hands-delivered by the brave men and women from the Saginaw Fire Department.
      Fire Fighter Response to Ebola
      10/17/14 - IAFF 421
      Paycheck Protection
      10/17/14 - Pennsylvania Professional Fire Fighters Association
      Firefighters Halloween Ball 2014
      10/17/14 - Professional Fire Fighters Of Alabama
      Suburban lawmakers end ban on moonlighting Grand Rapids firefighters
      10/17/14 - Paul Hufnagel
      A clause in a union contract with Grand Rapids city firefighters appears to be outlawed by a bill Gov. Rick Snyder signed this week.
      Lt. James "Skip" Doherty Square
      10/17/14 - IAFF Local 902
      May 23, 1969; An afternoon fire alarm was triggered at Malden Hospital and Ladder 3 was cruising over to investigate — but there was an accident at the intersection of Highland and Pleasant streets, which took the life Lt. James Doherty
      Ebola Response and Preparedness
      10/17/14 - IAFF Local 21
      The IAFF is on the front line, constantly monitoring the response of departments across the United States and Canada to the most recent information on Ebola.  Please click on the links and attachment below to obtain the latest facts and educate yourself on this emerging threat.
      Wiess Funeral Information
      10/16/14 - Medford Firefighters Local 1431
      Brothers and Sisters, The service for Captain Tom Weiss from Winston Dillar is scheduled for this Sunday at the Douglas County Fairgrounds in Roseburg. See below for more information. On Saturday October 18, 2014 at 15:00 any available fire service personnel are invited to come to the Douglas County Fair Grounds Complex in Roseburg, OR.  Located off I-5 exit 123 south of Roseburg.
      IAFF / SPFF Ebola Information
      10/16/14 - IAFF Local 2546
      Brothers and Sisters: We want you to know we are always concerned for your safety and as such have sent the letter pasted below to each of your Department's Fire Chief. For your safety and information we recommend you go to the IAFF link posted below and review the info provided to your employer.
      Boxing Event
      10/16/14 - IAFF Local 740
      https://tickets.porttix.com/public/daily_events_list.asp Come support Firefighter J. Quirk at his pro debut.
      Firefighter job announcement for the City of Livonia
      10/16/14 - Michigan Professional Fire Fighters Union
      OCT. 16, 2014: Applications for this examination must be received at the office of the Civil Service Department, 33000 Civic Center Drive, Livonia, MI 48154, no later than 5:00 p.m, Friday, November 7, 2014, in order to be accepted.
      P.N.S.Y Firefighters respond mutual aid to the City of Portsmouth
      10/16/14 - IAFF F-123
      Shipyard firefighters responded on a mutual aid run to the City of Portsmouth for a chimney fire yesterday morning.  Ladder Co. 81 operated on the scene. The link below is the article as seen in seacoastonline.com: http://www.seacoastonline.
      Londonderry L-3160 Fundraisers
      10/16/14 - Professional Fire Fighters of New Hampshire
      Capital Article...
      10/16/14 - IAFF Local 1563
      October 16, 2014 Brothers & Sisters: The Capital Gazette began a story yesterday evening in regards to the futures of both the Police and Fire Chief. An excerpt of the article is below: That has been a key question for Anne Arundel County Police Chief Kevin Davis and Fire Chief Michael Cox, as they look ahead to what happens after the Nov. 4 general election.
      2015 Annual Open Enrollment Open House
      10/16/14 - Denver Firefighters Local 858
      Open House Department of Public Safety Human Resources Division 2015 Open Enrollment ends October 31, 2014 Do you have questions? Do you need help enrolling? Come to the Open House for help Refreshments will be provided Denver Fire October 21, 2014 7:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. 745 W.
      EXPO Boxing
      10/16/14 - IAFF Local 740
      Retirement Party
      10/16/14 - Belmont Firefighters
      Local 1637 will be hosting a Retirement Party on Friday November 21, 2014 for our 5 most recent retirees: Lt. Steve Hodgdon Lt. John Forte FF Charlie Foote FF Elijah Debnam Dispatcher Bob Dally The dinner is scheduled for 6pm on Friday November 21st at the Montvale Plaza, 54 Montvale Ave, Stoneham, Mass. If you would like to attend, the cost is $50 per ticket.
      Membership Appreciation Party
      10/15/14 - San Diego Firefighters Emerald Society
      Hey Folks, Don't Forget.
      Burbank Firefighter Raise Awareness of Breast Cancer
      10/15/14 - BURBANK FIREFIGHTERS LOCAL #778
           It is breast cancer awareness month and once again Burbank Firefighters have traded in their usual blue and black uniform shirts for pink ones for the remainder of October as they raise awareness for breast cancer research.
      Passing of Retired Captain Dave Ross
      10/15/14 - International Association of Firefighters Local 1782
      It is a with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of Retired Captain Dave Ross.  Dave was a member of IAFF Local 1782 working for Coquitlam Fire Rescue from 1973 to 2009.  He lost his battle with esophageal cancer early this morning.
      Safety Stand Down For Ebola Prepardness
      10/15/14 - IAFF local 3704
      View in Browser Safety Stand Down for Ebola Preparedness The 2014 Ebola epidemic is the largest in history and has spread to multiple countries in West Africa.
      Charlie Baker Plans to Save off the backs of Public Safety
      10/15/14 - IAFF Local 1009
      Local 2661 Welcomes Four New Brothers
      10/15/14 - Professional Fire Fighters of McKinney, IAFF Local 2661
      Firemen won't oppose charter repeal
      10/15/14 - Michigan Professional Fire Fighters Union
      OCT. 15, 2014: Local No. 2555 Union President Steve Trall said, "This new agreement, in place of the 2000 City Charter amendment, will allow the fire department to continue to offer the same level of response to fires, medical emergencies, technical rescues, and hazardous material incidents; as well as professional fire prevention and code enforcement services.
      Working with fire fighters makes Red Wings' Henrik Zetterberg treasure day job even more
      10/15/14 - Michigan Professional Fire Fighters Union
      OCT. 15, 2014: Zetterberg met with fire fighters from Detroit, Clinton Township, Flint, Livonia, Port Huron, Saginaw, Southfield, St. Clair Shores and Taylor as well as volunteers from Comerica Bank.
      Merrimack Fire Fighter/Paramedic or AEMT Job Post
      10/15/14 - Professional Fire Fighters of New Hampshire
      Fire & Rescue Department Town of Merrimack Firefighter/Paramedic or AEMT The Merrimack, NH Fire Department is accepting applications for the position of Firefighter/Paramedic or AEMT.  This is a full time position assigned to a shift.
      Headlines Provided By:

      Profirefighter.com - IAFF Website Design, IAFF Website Hosting, 100% Union Made in the USA.

      GrievTrac.com - Online Grievance Tracking Software, 100% Union Made in the USA.

      UnionActive.com - Website Content Management System with Powerful Communication Tools for Union Website's, 100% Union Made in the USA.

      IAFFLocals.com - Complete list of IAFF locals and websites plus featured content from IAFF locals around the US and Canada.

      IAFFWebsiteDesign.com - IAFF Web Design, Specifically for IAFF Local Website's, 100% Union Made in the USA.

  • IAFF local 1605

    Copyright © 2014.
    All Rights Reserved.

    Powered By UnionActive

    8412 hits since Mar 13, 2014


  • Top of Page image