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The Morning Call
Is Allentown neglecting its fleet of firetrucks?ALLENTOWN — On the day fire gutted five row homes on Delaware Street in 2008 an
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
ALLENTOWN — On the day fire gutted five row homes on Delaware Street in 2008 and made 19 people homeless, four Allentown fire engines were out of service, including the one at the nearby Mack South Fire Station. So officials at Mack were forced to... Read more
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MLive.com
Proposal would reverse course for Bay City public safety modelBAY CITY, MI -- It's been nearly five years since Bay City's fire and police de
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
BAY CITY, MI -- It's been nearly five years since Bay City's fire and police departments merged into a public safety agency. Now, a City Commissioner is proposing to increase the number of full-time firefighters, a move that would drastically change... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Magic show raises money for firefightersgood cause. At 6 p.m. Sunday at the Thunder Mountain High School auditorium, m
Juneau Empire / Posted 3 days ago
good cause. At 6 p.m. Sunday at the Thunder Mountain High School auditorium, magician Robbie Cannon will bring his talents of magic and illusion to town to raise money for the International Association of Firefighters Local 4303. Cannon, who... Read more
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Boston Globe
Lessons not learned: Massachusetts belatedly confronts construction fire dangersThe night sky glowed in East Longmeadow as firefighters raced toward a sprawlin
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
The night sky glowed in East Longmeadow as firefighters raced toward a sprawling retirement complex being built on acres of farmland. They arrived minutes after the first call to find a raging inferno like nothing they had ever... Read more
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Boston Globe
Lessons not learned:The night sky glowed in East Longmeadow as firefighters raced toward a sprawlin
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
The night sky glowed in East Longmeadow as firefighters raced toward a sprawling retirement complex being built on acres of farmland. They arrived minutes after the first call to find a raging inferno like nothing they had ever... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Arson school is in sessionArson investigators at the scene, dozens of them, are 100 percent sure that the
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
Arson investigators at the scene, dozens of them, are 100 percent sure that the fires were intentionally set. That's because they started them. Fire investigator school is in session at the abandoned, dilapidated and tax-forfeited hotel that's... Read more
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News 8000
Cancer among fire fighters a growing concern(WKBT) - They run to the places we would typically run away from. Putting them
News 8000 / Posted 11 days ago
(WKBT) - They run to the places we would typically run away from. Putting themselves in the most dangerous places, for fire fighters it's all part of the job. But it doesn't end there. What happens after they fight fires, can be considered... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
SNIPE SWIPESA two-hour fire razed more than 100 houses in Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay last Satu
Zamboanga Today / Posted 13 days ago
A two-hour fire razed more than 100 houses in Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay last Saturday night. The combined firefighters from the Ipil Fire Station and from nearby municipalities such as Ipil, Titay, RT Lim, Tungawan, Naga, Kabasalan, Siay, and Imelda... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary fire union urges council to not approve South Shepard developmentThe head of the firefighters' union is questioning why city council is even con
Calgary Sun / Posted 17 days ago
The head of the firefighters' union is questioning why city council is even considering allowing two developers to begin building homes in South Shepard, several kilometres from the nearest fire station. Earlier this week, council chose not to make... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Rody sets tone vs Nokorweapons program at a security forum in Manila starting this weekend, with the U
Manila Standard Today / Posted 18 days ago
weapons program at a security forum in Manila starting this weekend, with the United States seeking to build a “chorus of condemnation.” Foreign ministers from all the major powers involved in trying to curtail North Korean leader Kim... Read more
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New Kerala
New Inspection, Testing and Maintenance Retrofit Trailer And Website Unveiled At NFPA 25 Summit - newkerala news #259837ORLAND PARK, Ill., Aug. 2, 2017 : The Northern Illinois Fire Sprinkler Advisory
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
ORLAND PARK, Ill., Aug. 2, 2017 : The Northern Illinois Fire Sprinkler Advisory Board (NIFSAB) and the Illinois Fire Inspectors Association (IFIA) unveiled a new state-of-the-art Inspection, Testing and Maintenance (ITM) demonstration trailer at the... Read more
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Market Watch
Grenfell Tower is a lesson in the dangers of rolling back regulationunder way: a criminal probe by the Metropolitan Police, and a broader public in
Market Watch / Posted 19 days ago
under way: a criminal probe by the Metropolitan Police, and a broader public inquiry by a retired judge. The true purpose of building-safety standards is not to inflate costs—not to impose barriers to getting work done, nor to keep people from... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
'Deserving'Eddie Fitzgerald EFitzgeraldNBSJ North Lenoir Fire and Rescue Chief Brian Wade
Kinston Free Press / Posted 20 days ago
Eddie Fitzgerald EFitzgeraldNBSJ North Lenoir Fire and Rescue Chief Brian Wade has made a significant impact in the county that is being noticed on an international level. Wade, 38, was recently named the 2017 Volunteer Fire Chief of the Year in... Read more
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MLive.com
Flint firefighters give away home escape ladders, smoke detectorsFLINT, MI - Flint firefighters are distributing home emergency escape ladders a
MLive.com / Posted 24 days ago
FLINT, MI - Flint firefighters are distributing home emergency escape ladders and smoke detectors, and providing advice on planning for house fires at several locations around the city. The ladders can be hung from a second-story window and used as... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Fires at wood-frame projects in Quincy area a concern in early stagesBenjamin Paulin The Patriot Ledger @BPaulin_Ledger QUINCY - Massive fires in W
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 26 days ago
Benjamin Paulin The Patriot Ledger @BPaulin_Ledger QUINCY - Massive fires in Waltham and Dorchester that recently tore through large wood-frame residential construction projects have South Shore officials monitoring projects in their own... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Fires at wood-frame projects in Quincy area a concern in early stagesBenjamin Paulin The Patriot Ledger @BPaulin_Ledger Two massive fires in Waltha
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 26 days ago
Benjamin Paulin The Patriot Ledger @BPaulin_Ledger Two massive fires in Waltham and Dorchester – that recently tore through large-scale wood-frame residential construction projects – have gotten the attention of officials in the Quincy area as they... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Tax rise to help NLR fire stationsfrom a proposed 1 percentage-point city sales tax increase. Today's focus is th
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
from a proposed 1 percentage-point city sales tax increase. Today's focus is the one-half percent, five-year portion of the tax that would include fire station improvements. When Fire Station No. 6 was built in 1964 in North Little Rock's... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Liberty trustees propose committee to study central fire station as plans stallLIBERTY Plans for a possible merger with the Girard Fire Department have stall
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 29 days ago
LIBERTY Plans for a possible merger with the Girard Fire Department have stalled, prompting Liberty trustees to propose going in a different direction. Trustee Jodi Stoyak suggested during a meeting this month the township form a committee to study... Read more
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BC Local News
Vernon firefighting resources challengedVernon firefighters are ringing alarm bells over what they believe are critical
BC Local News / Posted 29 days ago
Vernon firefighters are ringing alarm bells over what they believe are critical safety concerns. The Vernon Professional Firefighters Association is accusing the city of not providing sufficient staffing, particularly when it comes to initial... Read more
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BC Local News
Firefighting resources challengedVernon firefighters are ringing alarm bells over what they believe are critical
BC Local News / Posted 29 days ago
Vernon firefighters are ringing alarm bells over what they believe are critical safety concerns. The Vernon Professional Firefighters Association is accusing the city of not providing sufficient staffing, particularly when it comes to initial... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Firefighting resources challengedVernon firefighters are ringing alarm bells over what they believe are critical
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 30 days ago
Vernon firefighters are ringing alarm bells over what they believe are critical safety concerns. The Vernon Professional Firefighters Association is accusing the city of not providing sufficient staffing, particularly when it comes to initial... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
CORRECTIONTown: Read and comment on news, sports, features and opinion from your local co
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted a month ago
Town: Read and comment on news, sports, features and opinion from your local community: Court Notes: Complete listings of marriage licenses, property transactions, tax liens, estates filed News Flash: Get news alerts from the Times-Tribune on... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
US grant will allow hiring of 7 firefighters in HuntingtonHUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - A federal grant will enable seven firefighters to be h
WVVA Bluefield / Posted a month ago
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - A federal grant will enable seven firefighters to be hired in Huntington, where budget woes in West Virginia's second-largest city prompted layoffs earlier this year. The Huntington Professional Fire Fighters Association... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
U.S. hotel, NFL arena may sport flammable panelsIn sales brochures, a U.S. company boasted of the “stunning visual effect” its
Finance and Commerce / Posted 1 months ago
In sales brochures, a U.S. company boasted of the “stunning visual effect” its shimmering aluminum panels created on Cleveland Browns Stadium, shown here before a Sept. 13, 2009, game between the Browns and the Minnesota Vikings. The same kind of... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
U.S. hotel, NFL arena may sport flammable panelsJULIET LINDERMAN, JASON DEAREN and JEFF MARTIN, Associated Press In promotiona
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 1 months ago
JULIET LINDERMAN, JASON DEAREN and JEFF MARTIN, Associated Press In promotional brochures, a U.S. company boasted of the "stunning visual effect" its shimmering aluminum panels created in an NFL stadium, an Alaskan high school and a luxury hotel... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
AP: Cleveland Browns' stadium, other structures may sport highly flammable panelsCLEVELAND (AP) – In promotional brochures, a U.S. company boasted of the “stunn
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 1 months ago
CLEVELAND (AP) – In promotional brochures, a U.S. company boasted of the “stunning visual effect” its shimmering aluminum panels created in Cleveland’s FirstEnergy Stadium, an Alaskan high school and a luxury hotel along Baltimore’s Inner Harbor that... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
FirstEnergy Stadium may contain same flammable panels used on London apartment that caught fire, AP reports× CLEVELAND– In promotional brochures, a U.S. company boasted of the “stunning
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 1 months ago
× CLEVELAND– In promotional brochures, a U.S. company boasted of the “stunning visual effect” its shimmering aluminum panels created in an NFL... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
AP: DFW Airport Among U.S. Structures That May Have Flammable PanelsNEW YORK (AP) – In promotional brochures, a U.S. company boasted of the “stunni
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 1 months ago
NEW YORK (AP) – In promotional brochures, a U.S. company boasted of the “stunning visual effect” its shimmering aluminum panels created in an NFL stadium, an Alaskan high school and a luxury hotel along Baltimore’s Inner Harbor that “soars 33 stories... Read more
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TribLIVE
Cleveland Browns stadium, Baltimore hotel could contain same material as London high-rise, AP reportshotel could contain same material as London high-rise, AP reports In promotion
TribLIVE / Posted 1 months ago
hotel could contain same material as London high-rise, AP reports In promotional brochures, a U.S. company boasted of the “stunning visual effect” its shimmering aluminum panels created in an NFL stadium, an Alaskan high school and a luxury... Read more
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Calgary Sun
U.S. hotel, NFL arena may have same flammable panels as Grenfell TowersIn promotional brochures, a U.S. company boasted of the “stunning visual effect
Calgary Sun / Posted 1 months ago
In promotional brochures, a U.S. company boasted of the “stunning visual effect” its shimmering aluminum panels created in an NFL stadium, an Alaskan high school and a luxury hotel along Baltimore’s Inner Harbor that “soars 33 stories into the... Read more
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Newsmax
US Hotel, NFL Arena May Use Panels Blamed in London InfernoIn promotional brochures, a U.S. company boasted of the "stunning visual effect
Newsmax / Posted 1 months ago
In promotional brochures, a U.S. company boasted of the "stunning visual effect" its shimmering aluminum panels created in an NFL stadium, an Alaskan high school and a luxury hotel along Baltimore's Inner Harbor that "soars 33 stories into the... Read more
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Lowell Sun
US hotel, NFL arena may sport flammable panelsJeff Martin, Associated Press In this Tuesday, June 27, 2017 photo, a bus pull
Lowell Sun / Posted 1 months ago
Jeff Martin, Associated Press In this Tuesday, June 27, 2017 photo, a bus pulls away from terminal D at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport in Grapevine, Texas. The steel style roof of the terminal was built using a cladding product that is... Read more
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CBS News
AP: NFL stadium, other U.S. structures may have highly flammable panelsIn promotional brochures, a U.S. company boasted of the "stunning visual effect
CBS News / Posted 1 months ago
In promotional brochures, a U.S. company boasted of the "stunning visual effect" its shimmering aluminum panels created in an NFL stadium, an Alaskan high school and a luxury hotel along Baltimore's Inner Harbor that "soars 33 stories into the... Read more
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