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The Town of Huntington Fire Chiefs’ Council recently installed their officers at the annual installation meeting held at the Northport Fire Department. Huntington Town Clerk Jo-Ann Raia administered the oath of office to the executive board.

Pictured from left, Ex-Chief Dan McConnell, Halesite FD, First Vice President; Ex-Chief John McDonough, Northport FD, President; Town Clerk Jo-Ann […]

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Three members of the Dix Hills Fire Department were recently recognized for their outstanding service at the department’s 70th Annual Installation Dinner. Suffolk Fire, Rescue and Emergency Services Deputy Commissioner John Jordan presented Proclamations on behalf of County Executive Steve Bellone to Ex-Chiefs Steve Kamvakis, Phil Tepe, Jr., and Robert Fling. Chiefs Kamvakis and Tepe were both recognized […]

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Today, the New York State Assembly unanimously passed Assembly Bill 711-B, which will expand medical coverage for volunteers to cover diagnoses of cancer in relation to the duties they perform as firefighters. Passage of the NYS Volunteer Firefighters Enhanced Cancer Disability Benefits Act will grant volunteer firefighters a disability benefit package to help assist in […]

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The Melville Fire Department was dispatched for a car fire on the Northern State Parkway in the eastbound lanes between exits 40 and 41 (Route 110 and Wolf Hill Road) on Wednesday, June 14, at about 6:55 p.m. Firefighters responded with an engine and heavy rescue truck, and extinguished a working fire in a Volkswagen. The […]

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Fire at Apex Rehab Center

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The Huntington Manor Fire Department responded to a fire at the Apex Rehabilitation Center on Birchwood Drive in South Huntington on Wednesday morning, June 14, 2017 at about 7 a.m. The fire occurred in the attic on one of the facility’s buildings, and was quickly extinguished by firefighters. Huntington Manor firefighters were assisted by the Dix […]

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Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating an incident during which a man was killed after he became trapped underground when the ground gave way in Huntington.

A crew was installing a cesspool at a home located at 2 Beech Place in Huntington, NY when the ground gave way trapping Edward Sinnott at approximately 12:50 […]

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The Northport Fire Department responded to a fire at Gunther’s Tap Room on Main Street in Northport Village, Tuesday morning, May 23, 2017 at about 7 a.m. Over 60 firefighters battled the blaze from the Northport, Centerport, East Northport, Kings Park, Greenlawn and Eaton’s Neck fire departments. The blaze was was brought under control within an […]

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The Dix Hills Fire Department responded to a fully engulfed SUV fire on the Long Island Expressway, in the westbound lanes just west exit 52 Commack Road, on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at about 6:25 p.m. Three Dix Hills heavy rescue pumpers, an ambulance and paramedic unit responded, under the direction of Second Assistant Chief Joe Williamson. Firefighters quickly extinguished the […]

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Hose Company One of the Melville Fire Department will be having a Mother’s Day Plant Sale on Saturday and Sunday of Mother’s Day Weekend, May 13 and 14. The plants and flowers will be conveniently available at two locations – Melville Fire Department Station One located on Route 110 and Amityville Road, and on the front […]

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Company Two of the Dix Hills Fire Department will be having a Mother’s Day Plant Sale on Saturday and Sunday of Mother’s Day Weekend, May 13 and 14. 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 on Saturday […]

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