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Commack Fire Causes Evacuation at Dollar Tree & Trader Joe’s

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The Commack Fire Department responded to reports of fire at the Dollar Tree store on Larkfield Road and Jericho Turnpike, Sunday afternoon, June 14, at about 2 p.m.  Firefighters arrived on the scene to a heavy smoke condition from the roof and smoke coming out of the store’s ductwork.
The Dollar Store and adjoining businesses in the center […]

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Centerport FD Mourns the Loss of Ex-Chief and Commissioner Gus Zeis

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The Centerport Fire Department mourned the loss of Ex-Chief and Commissioner Gus Zeis who answered his last alarm on May 16, 2015, at 77 years of age.
Zeis was a proud military veteran who joined the U.S. Air Force in 1957, where he was an aircraft mechanic. After serving in the military, Zeis went to work […]

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Dix Hills FD Mourns the Loss of Ex-Chief Fred Reithel

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The Dix Hills Fire Department mourned the loss of well-respected Ex-Chief and Past Commissioner Fred Reithel, who answered his last alarm on May 21, 2015 at the age of 93.
Reithel served in the United States Navy where he built PT boats, then worked for Sperry where he produced the navigation system for submarines. He later […]

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Dix Hills FD Battles Second House Fire This Week

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The Dix Hills Fire Department responded to a fire that extensively damaged a vacant house on Carriage Court, Sunday morning, May 31, 2015, at about 6:30 a.m. This was the second major house fire that the Dix Hills FD handled in the last week. Nearly 50 volunteer firefighters battled the blaze using five trucks and had the fire knocked down within a half-hour, […]

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Huntington FD Battles Building Fire

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The Huntington Fire Department responded to a commercial building fire at 191 New York Avenue near Leverich Place, Tuesday night, May 26, at about 7:45 p.m.
Huntington Fire Department volunteers were assisted in battling the raging fire by the Centerport, Halesite and Huntington Manor fire departments. The Cold Spring Harbor and Greenlawn FD’s provided standby coverage […]

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Halesite Fire Department Battles Attic Fire

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Volunteers from the Halesite Fire Department responded to reports of a house fire on East Neck Road on Saturday morning, May 16, at 10:09 a.m. Upon arrival, firefighters were faced with an involved attic fire which soon spread to the second floor of the home.
Under the command of Halesite Fire Chief Dan McConnell, firefighters began […]

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Mother’s Day Miracle at East Northport Fire     

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An East Northport couple and their four-month old twins, a boy and girl, escaped unharmed after a fire broke out at their home on Cordell Place, Sunday morning, Mother’s Day, May 10, 2015, at about 10 a.m. The East Northport Fire Department responded and found the attached garage of the single family home engulfed in […]

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Huntington Town Fire Departments Lend Support at the Funeral of Officer Brian Moore

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Volunteer fire departments from the Town of Huntington were on hand to lend support for the Funeral of NYPD Officer Brian Moore, who was killed in the Line of Duty. Ladder trucks from the Dix Hills, Huntington Manor, Greenlawn, East Northport and Melville fire departments formed flag-draped arches as the funeral procession proceeded to St. Charles Cemetery […]

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Dix Hills FD Holds Mother’s Day Plant Sale  

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The volunteers of Dix Hills Fire Department Company 2 will be holding their annual Mother’s Day Plant Sale this weekend, May 9 and 10, at Fire Headquarters at 115 East Deer Park Road, just north of the Northern State Parkway. The fundraiser will be held from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. on both Saturday and Sunday, […]

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Make-A-Wish Sends Lots of Love to the Pastore Family

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The Make-A-Wish Foundation along with the Huntington Manor Fire Department, Cold Spring Harbor Fire Department, and the New York City Fire Department, joined together on Sunday, May 3, for a special visit to the Pastore Family to see 14-year-old Marissa who was recently diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. The event featured many real-life Disney and cartoon characters as […]

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