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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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Dear Neighbors,
The Halesite Hook & Ladder Company invite you to their annual fundraiser event; Dinner and Comedy Show! April 27, 2017 at 7pm.
$40 per ticket includes a gourmet meal and drinks and an evening of hilarious comedians. There will be door prize raffles, and a 50/50 raffle if you’re feeling lucky. You will also be able […]

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On April 10, 2017, Dix Hills Fire Department Company One celebrated a big birthday with veteran firefighter and Ex-Commissioner Hank Leids. At 95-years-old, Hank is the oldest member of the department. He joined the Dix Hills Fire Department in 1963 and has been a dedicated member, actively responding to calls as recently as 2013. Hank was a Rescue […]

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The Huntington Fire Department was dispatched to the Village of Lloyd Harbor on Monday, April 10, 2017, at 1:10 p.m. for a report of wires and a tree down on a propane truck on West Neck Road near Pheasant Drive. When units arrived they found a large tree had come down and struck a house and […]

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Firefighters from the Dix Hills Fire Department battle a fire in a minivan on the northbound lanes of Deer Park Avenue near the South Service Road of the Long Island Expressway, Wednesday night, April 5, 2017, at about 9:50 p.m. The gas tank on the minivan ruptured, spilling gasoline onto the roadway and a nearby storm […]

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The East Northport Fire Department received multiple calls reporting a house fire on Elmbark Lane on Sunday, April 2, 2017, at 1:42 a.m. Upon arrival, firefighters encountered a fully engulfed two-story home. About 50 firefighters began an exterior attack on the blaze using six trucks, and had the fire under control within an hour. Units were […]

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Assemblyman Chad A. Lupinacci (R,C,I,Ref-South Huntington) and Town Clerk Jo-Ann Raia recently joined the Cold Spring Harbor Fire Department for their 2017 Installation of Officers. Lupinacci offered remarks at the gathering and awarded the installed officers with New York State Assembly Citations for their service to the community.
“Volunteer firefighters are truly everyday heroes, and its […]

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The Greenlawn Fire Department responded to a reported gas odor at the rectory of Saint Francis of Assisi Church on Clay Pitts Road on Ash Wednesday, March 1, 2017. After checking out the possible gas leak and finding everything safe, the priest distributed ashes and blessings to many of the firefighters. Two trucks and an […]

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The Melville Fire Department responded to a house fire on Catherwood Crescent, Friday, March 10, 2017, at about 6 p.m. Melville firefighters made an aggressive attack on the blaze and were assisted by crews from the Huntington Manor, Dix Hills, Plainview and East Farmingdale fire departments. Fifty firefighters using seven trucks battled the blaze which was brought […]

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The Melville Fire Department responded to an involved car fire in the parking lot of Frank and Camille’s Pianos on Walt Whitman Road near Holland Street on Sunday, March 12, 2017 at around 1:25 p.m. Two engines, a heavy rescue truck and ambulance were dispatched to the scene.
Melville firefighters quickly had the blaze under control, led by […]

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