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Melville Fire Department Battles Condo Fire In The Greens

The Melville Fire Department responded to reports of a fire at The Greens on Adriatic Drive, Thursday, December 27, at 4:10 pm. First arriving units found a heavy fire condition on the first and second floors involving two condos in the 16 unit building. Crews began an aggressive attack on the blaze and were assisted by […]

New Chiefs At Centerport Fire Department

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The Centerport Fire Department recently elected their new Chief officers for 2019. Elected to the position of Second Assistant Chief and new to the Chief’s office is Eagle Truck Company Captain Kyle McLaughlin. Moving up to First Assistant Chief is Andrew Heglund, and the new Chief of the Department is Richard Miltner. The Chiefs presented McLaughlin with his […]

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Crash And Fire On North Service Road

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The Dix Hills Fire Department was dispatched to an early morning motor vehicle accident and fire on the North Service Road west of Commack Road, Sunday, December 9, 2018 at about 2:20 a.m. Firefighters arrived to find a fully engulfed vehicle that struck a utility pole. Crews from Rescue Engine 2-8-14 extinguished the fire as EMT’s from […]

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Santa Visits Centerport Fire Department

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Santa and Mrs. Claus arrived from the North Pole on a fire engine at the Centerport Fire Department for the annual Tree Lighting ceremony held on December 2, 2018. Santa greeted all the children and everyone was treated to hot chocolate and donuts served by the Centerport Ladies Auxiliary. Caroling was led by students from […]

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Letter From Halesite Fire Chief

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Dear Neighbors,
The Ladies Auxiliary of the Halesite Fire Department is once again collecting donations of canned food, non-perishables, and toiletries to help support the Family Service League. Located on Park Avenue in Huntington, The Family Service League has been helping the less fortunate of Long Island for over 85 years. They accept donations year round […]

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Melville Fire Department Battles Condo Fire at The Coves

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The Melville Fire Department responded to a fire at The Coves at Melville, a senior condo complex on Morley Circle, Tuesday, October 23, 2018, at 10:54 am. The fire was reported as smoke in a second floor unit. Upon arrival, firefighters located an active fire in the ground floor unit below. About 40 firefighters quickly […]

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Centerport Fire Department Honors Ken Klerk for 70 Years of Service

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The Centerport Fire Department recently recognized Ex-Chief Ken Klerk for his 70 years of dedicated service as a volunteer firefighter and EMT. Klerk joined the department in 1948, advanced through the officer’s ranks and served as Chief of the Department from 1968-1969. He was also a Fire Commissioner from 1970-1990, Captain of the Fire Police, Centerport Rescue Squad member […]

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Melville EMS Squad Saves Choking Infant

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Teamwork and the quick response of the Melville Fire Department Rescue Squad saved the life of an 11-month old infant girl on Friday night, October 5, 2018. Melville Rescue Squad ambulance 2-5-45 was returning to headquarters following the third call of the evening, when they were contacted on the radio by Dispatcher Kevin Meneilly directing them to respond to […]

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A Combined Service of 100 Years….. And Still Counting

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In honor of Volunteer Recognition Month, Legislator Spencer and his colleagues honored volunteers throughout Suffolk County for their selfless service at Tuesday evening’s General Meeting. For the 18th Legislative District, Roger Ketcham and Frank Grasso; both 50 year volunteers at the Halesite Fire Department and members of the Hose Rescue Company, were recognized. Roger has […]

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Dix Hills FD Car Show Today Saturday, September 29, 2018

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The Dix Hills Fire Department will be hosting their 5th Annual Custom Car and Motorcycle Show on Saturday, September 29, from 10 am to 3 pm at Half Hollow Hills High School West, 375 Wolf Hill Road, Dix Hills, NY 11746. Classic cars, muscle cars, roadsters and motorcycles will be on display. Admission is free for spectators, and food and […]

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