In a charity ice hockey game with the Smoke Eaters vs Deuce-Deuce, hundreds gathered at the Brewster Ice Arena for a cause. On the ice team Deuce-Deuce controlled the puck and dominated the game over Smoke Eaters. Even though the Fire on Ice Charity Cup will go to Deuce-Deuce this year, both teams know the true winner is the Burn Care Everywhere Foundation. Raising over $2700.00, the members of ... (Full Story & Photos)
Yorktown Heights Fire District donates their older utility to the Yorktown Building Department Fire Inspector Ed Kolisz. This vehicle will provide him the means to respond to requests from the Lake Mohegan Fire District and the Yorktown Heights Fire District Fire Chiefs. The Fire Inspector plays an important role in the safety of Yorktown residents and business owners.
This is not the first vehicle ... (Full Story & Photos)
As many take to the seashores during the summer, some members of Yorktown Fire found skating on ice a method of cooling off.
A few members of Yorktown Fire along with other members of area Fire Departments belong to an Ice Hockey team. Their team's name is Deuce Deuce Hockey Club, and this summer they are taking on the Smoke Eaters in a charity ice hockey game. This game is to raise money for Burn ... (Full Story & Photos)
It is with profound sorrow I announce the passing of Life Member and Past Ladder Captain Robert J Goldhorn. Joining the fire department when he was 16; He had served as Ladder Captain, and in recent years was of member of Fire Police. “Robert (Bobby) was one of those guys who would take you under his wing and teach you things you would never learn in a book”.
His humor and his knowledge of the ... (Full Story & Photos)
At approximately 2000hrs, Continental Village Fire Department, along with Yorktown's Water Rescue team, were dispatched to the Bear Mountain Bridge for a jumper confirmed down in the hudson. Rescue 55, along with Marine 55 and Marine 56 responded to the incident.
Units responded to the Peekskill Waterfront Boat launch, and both Marine 55 and Marine 56 were launched to assist in the search. Units ... (Full Story & Photos)
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