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Melville Fire Department Responds to L.I.E. Truck Fire

Melville Fire Department volunteers responded to a truck fire on the Long Island
Expressway’s eastbound lanes near the Route 110 exit on May 10, 2018
at 6:30 a.m. The fire started in the brakes of a double trailer truck loaded with
carpeting, and was contained to the tires and outer walls of the trailer. Two
engines and an ambulance […]

Melville Fire Chief Honored for Lifesaving Rescue

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The Melville Fire Department recognized Third Assistant Chief Jason Bernfeld for his
lifesaving efforts in rescuing a man from his overturned car moments before it burst
into flames on the Northern State Parkway on March 12, 2018. The man rescued, Matt
Connors of East Northport, presented the Chief with the Medal of Valor Award during
a surprise presentation at […]

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Dix Hills Fire Department Mother’s Day Flower Sale Fundraiser

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Dix Hills Fire Department’s Company 2 will be having a Mother’s Day Flower Sale
starting this Friday, May 11, 2018 and continuing through the weekend. The plants and
flowers will be available at Dix Hills Fire Department headquarters located at 115
East Deer Park Road, just north of the Northern State Parkway. The hours are Friday,
May 11, 2018 […]

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Halesite Fire Department Mothers Day Flower Sale

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Dear Friends and Neighbors,
Please join me in supporting Halesite’s Engine Company this weekend as they host their annual Mother’s Day Plant and Flower Sale starting this Friday, 5/11 and running through the weekend til Sunday 5/13. Wonderful flowers, flats, and arrangements will be for sale. They will also be raffling off 2 large planters full […]

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Dix Hills Fire Department Recruitment Fair on Sunday, April 29, 2018

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The Dix Hills Volunteer Fire Department invites community residents to attend our Recruitment Fair on Sunday
, April 29, from 11 a.m. to 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 help […]

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Greenlawn Fire Department Announces the Death of Paramedic M. Kent Stillwagon In The Line Of Duty

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Greenlawn, New York USA……The Chief’s Office of the Greenlawn Fire Department regrets to announce that Paramedic, United States Army Veteran, and Ex-Rescue Squad Lieutenant, M. Kent Stillwagon has died in the line of duty.
Authorities believe that Kent had a cardiac event shortly after responding to numerous calls on the evening of Monday, April 16. Kent was on duty […]

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East Northport FD Battles House Fire

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The East Northport Fire Department responded to a multiple calls for a house fire on Meadow Rue Lane on Friday afternoon, March 30, at about 1:45 p.m. Firefighters arrived to a raging fire on both floors of the home and began an aggressive attack on the blaze. Five trucks and two ambulances from East Northport FD were dispatched […]

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Melville Fire Chief in the Right Place to Save a Life

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Melville Fire Department Third Assistant Chief Jason Bernfeld was in the right place at the right time when he rescued a man from an auto accident Monday morning, March 12, on the Northern State Parkway in Melville. The Chief was on his way to work as an NYPD Police Officer when he noticed taillights in the woods […]

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Power Line Sparks Fire in Centerport

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The Centerport Fire Department responded to a structure fire after an arcing 13,000 volt primary power line came down on a backyard shed, setting the shed on fire and spreading to a nearby unoccupied home on Idle Day Drive during the Nor’easter on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at about 7:20 p.m.  Firefighters made an aggressive […]

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Commack FD Remembers Police Officer Charles Oddo

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On February 17, 2018, the Commack Fire Department remembered one of their own, Police
Officer Charles Oddo who was killed in the line of duty 22 years ago while assigned
to NYPD Highway 2.Firefighters led by Third Assistant Chief John Barry and an NYPD
Color Guard gathered at the Charles A. Oddo Verleye Park, a precious place to
remember […]

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