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Dix Hills Firefighters Rescue Flag During Blizzard

During last week’s blizzard on January 4, 2017 Dix Hills volunteer firefighters were standing by at their stations ready to respond for any emergencies.
Firefighters at headquarters on Deer Park Avenue noticed that the strong winds broke the bracket of an American Flag across the street from the firehouse, and the flag was hanging upside down […]

Busy LI Fire Department Expands Community Services with New Construction
 
The Dix Hills Fire District (DHFD) recently broke ground on with initial construction of a major fire district improvement project, bringing a wealth of good news to residents of Dix Hills and surrounding communities. A press conference was held on the grounds of the District’s […]

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The Greenlawn Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched to a reported vehicle fire at a residence on Dawson Drive, Saturday, December 30, 2017 at 3:24 p.m. Upon arrival, an SUV was found involved in fire in the driveway. Under the direction of First Assistant Chief Joe Costanza assisted by Second Assistant Chief Angelo Santomauro and Third Assistant Chief Pete Miller, crews from first […]

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Firefighters from the Centerport Fire Department were called out on a windy Christmas morning 2017 for reports of a tree down across Route 25A near Lone Oak Drive at about 11:05 a.m. The large tree snapped off and struck electrical lines, causing a power outage in the area. Firefighters used chainsaws to cut up the tree and removed […]

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At approximately 11am on December 22, 2017, the Halesite Fire Department was activated for a reported basement fire in the historical Bay Crest section of Huntington Bay.  Upon arrival, first due units requested reactivation of the alarm and mutual aid assistance for a fully involved working structure fire in an 8,000 square-foot mansion.  Fire was venting on nearly all […]

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Greenlawn FD Rescue Squad Stands Out Among Hundreds of Departments Across the Nation as Recipient
of National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT) Volunteer EMS Service Of The Year
 The Greenlawn Fire Department Rescue Squad has received the prestigious 2017 Volunteer EMS Service Of The Year Award from the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT). Given annually, […]

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The Greenlawn Fire Department responded to a fire in a detached garage to the rear of a residence on Smith Street, November 16 at 5:48 p.m. Upon arrival, units encountered heavy fire in the garage which was reportedly utilized as an artist’s studio and storage. First due crews made an aggressive attack on the fire while protecting […]

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The Dix Hills Fire Department responded to a townhouse fire at The Gates of Dix Hills on Sabrina Court off Deer Park Road, Tuesday morning, November 7, 2017 at about 8:20 a.m. Firefighters battled a car fire that extended to the garage of the two-story townhouse . Firefighters from Dix Hills were assisted by Melville and Huntington Manor fire department, […]

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The volunteers of the Centerport Fire Department would like to extend our heartfelt appreciation to the community for their support of our second annual Country Concert and BBQ Cook-Off Fundraiser, which was held at Centerport Beach on September 23, 2017. We would also like to extend a special thank you to all of our sponsors for their generous […]

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The Melville Fire Department recently held their annual Open House at fire headquarters on Sweet Hollow Road. The event brought several hundred visitors that learned about fire prevention and safety, and got to see actual firefighting and rescue demonstrations by Melville’s bravest. There were free raffles and prizes for smoke alarms and fire extinguishers, snacks served by […]

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