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Letter from the Halesite Chief: Recruitment 2017 Open House 4/30/17

Dear Neighbors,
Have you always wondered who makes up the Halesite Volunteer Fire Department? Well it’s regular people just like you! Most of us had no prior training and we were just members of our community who wanted to give back. Our 2017 recruitment drive is now under way, and we still need a few good […]

(From L-R: Huntington Fire Commissioner Andre Sorrentino, Huntington Town Councilwoman Tracey Edwards, Huntington Fire Chief Jesse Cuckro, Huntington Town Councilwoman Susan Berland and Assemblyman Chad A. Lupinacci)
Assemblyman Chad A. Lupinacci recently joined the Huntington Fire Department for their 174th Annual Installation Dinner. The yearly event recognizes the newly installed Board of Directors and Fire […]

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The Huntington Manor Fire Department responded to reports of a house fire on Beverly Road in South Huntington, on Sunday, April 22, 2017, at about 3 p.m. Huntington Manor firefighters were assisted by the Melville, Dix Hills, Greenlawn and Huntington FD’s, as well as the Huntington Community First Aid Squad. Firefighters worked to extinguish a fire in the basement […]

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The Dix Hills Volunteer Fire Department invites community residents to attend our Recruitment Fair on Sunday, April 30, 2017 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Dix Hills Fire Headquarters at 115 East Deer Park Road, just north of the Northern State Parkway. Learn how you can train to become a Firefighter or Emergency Medical Technician, and […]

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Members of the Centerport Fire Department were dispatched to a reported chimney fire in a home on Bittner Lane, Saturday, April 22, at 8:05 p.m. About 35 firefighters and rescue personnel responded with two engines, a ladder truck, ambulance and fire police. Firefighters had the fire under control within an hour, under the direction of […]

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The Huntington Manor Fire Department was dispatched for reports of multiple cars burning in a storage lot behind a bus company on West Ninth Street in Huntington Station, at around 5:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 22, 2017. First Assistant Chief Jon Hoffmann, arriving first on the scene, confirmed that there were five cars on fire. […]

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The Melville Fire Department responded to a fire in a house undergoing renovations on Phaetons Drive in Melville, at 6:47 a.m. on Thursday, April 20, 2017. Sixty firefighters using eight trucks from Melville, Huntington Manor, Plainview, East Farmingdale and Greenlawn fire departments battled the blaze in the 5,000 square-foot home which was brought under control within 45 […]

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The Melville Fire Department responded to reports of an occupied house filling up with smoke on Faulkner Lane, Monday, April 17, 2017 at about 7:25 p.m. Three engines, a ladder truck, heavy rescue and ambulance were dispatched with 30 firefighters, under the command of Assistant Chief David Kaplan. Firefighters investigated a smoke odor and haze, and […]

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The Melville Fire Department responded to a brush fire on Easter Sunday, April 16, at 12:01 p.m. on Burrs Lane. This was the third brush fire that Melville firefighters have handled in less then a week. The latest fire involved a 400×100 foot wooded area about the size of an acre. The fire came within […]

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The Melville Fire Department responded to a brush fire on Holly Court, Friday, April 14, 2017, at about 2 p.m. Two engines, a brush truck and two ambulances were dispatched, under the command of Assistant Chiefs Chris Nolan and David Kaplan. The fire burned a 50×25 foot area between two houses in close proximity to […]

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