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Joe Biden speaks at IAFF in Washington - The News Journal
Joe Biden speaks at IAFF in Washington  The News Journal

Former Vice President Joe Biden speaks to the International Association of Firefighters at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 12, ...


Posted on Tue, 12 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Former Vice President Joe Biden to speak at Firefighters conference - KFVS
Former Vice President Joe Biden to speak at Firefighters conference  KFVS

Former Vice President Joe Biden is in Washington, D.C. speaking at the IAFF conference. Missouri Gov. Mike Parson also spoke at the conference this week.


Posted on Tue, 12 Mar 2019 13:02:00 GMT



Brockton mayor addresses IAFF conference - Enterprise News
Brockton mayor addresses IAFF conference  Enterprise News

Brockton Mayor Bill Carpenter expressed his admiration for firefighters and talked about his approach to union contract negotiations on a national stage, ...


Posted on Mon, 11 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Muscular Dystrophy Association and International Association of Fire Fighters Celebrate 65 Years of Fill the Boot Partnership - PRNewswire
Muscular Dystrophy Association and International Association of Fire Fighters Celebrate 65 Years of Fill the Boot Partnership  PRNewswire

CHICAGO, March 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- For 65 years, the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) have helped raise critical funds for the Muscular ...


Posted on Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Powerful Firefighters Union Has A Message For Joe Biden: 'Run, Joe, Run' - HuffPost
Powerful Firefighters Union Has A Message For Joe Biden: 'Run, Joe, Run'  HuffPost

The head of the International Association of Fire Fighters has a decades-old friendship with the former vice president.


Posted on Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Brockton mayor heads to Washington for firefighter conference - Enterprise News
Brockton mayor heads to Washington for firefighter conference  Enterprise News

Brockton Mayor Bill Carpenter is one of three mayors from across the country who were invited to speak at the International Association of Fire Fighters 2019 ...


Posted on Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Firefighters to Hike 130 Miles to Raise Awareness of Neuromuscular Diseases and Promote Newborn Screening - Muscular Dystrophy News
Firefighters to Hike 130 Miles to Raise Awareness of Neuromuscular Diseases and Promote Newborn Screening  Muscular Dystrophy News

Two firefighters, in partnership with the Muscular Dystrophy Association, will hike 130 miles to raise funds and awareness for neuromuscular disorders.


Posted on Mon, 18 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Lance Tryggestad: Firefighter union backs candidates | Letters - La Crosse Tribune
Lance Tryggestad: Firefighter union backs candidates | Letters  La Crosse Tribune

La Crosse Area Professional Firefighters IAFF Local 127, which represents 110 firefighters and EMS personnel in La Crosse, Onalaska, Holmen and Tomah, ...


Posted on Sun, 24 Mar 2019 05:15:00 GMT



Norcross Fights to Protect Military Firefighters from Cancer-Related Contaminants - InsiderNJ
Norcross Fights to Protect Military Firefighters from Cancer-Related Contaminants  InsiderNJ

Norcross Fights to Protect Military Firefighters from Cancer-Related Contaminants. CHERRY HILL, NJ – Today, U.S. Congressman Donald Norcross (NJ-01) – a ...


Posted on Thu, 21 Mar 2019 18:35:00 GMT



Labor unions wield increased clout in crowded Democratic 2020 race - Reuters
Labor unions wield increased clout in crowded Democratic 2020 race  Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former Vice President Joe Biden, who is weighing a 2020 presidential bid, will find a friendly audience on Tuesday when he ...


Posted on Tue, 12 Mar 2019 10:06:00 GMT



IAFF Initiates Annual Negotiations With the City of Sheridan - County 3
IAFF Initiates Annual Negotiations With the City of Sheridan  County 3

The Sheridan City Council entered into annual negotiations last night, March 4, with the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Local Union #276.


Posted on Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Virginia firefighters to march 130 miles for muscular dystrophy awareness - WWBT NBC12 News
Virginia firefighters to march 130 miles for muscular dystrophy awareness  WWBT NBC12 News

Two Virginia firefighters are taking fundraising efforts for the Muscular Dystrophy Association on the road.


Posted on Mon, 18 Mar 2019 20:03:00 GMT



Live: Biden International Association of Fire Fighters conference - KOMO News
Live: Biden International Association of Fire Fighters conference  KOMO News

WASHINGTON (SBG) — Vice President Biden is scheduled to speak during the 2019 IAFF Alfred K. Whitehead Legislative Conference. He will address more ...


Posted on Tue, 12 Mar 2019 12:56:00 GMT



Firefighters get peer support training - KOLO
Firefighters get peer support training  KOLO

The Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District is supporting a peer support program that will benefit many fire agencies in northern Nevada.


Posted on Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Colorado Springs' April 2 election at a glance - Colorado Springs Gazette
Colorado Springs' April 2 election at a glance  Colorado Springs Gazette

Colorado Springs April 2 municipal election has familiar faces, high-profile politicians and political newcomers running for mayor and three at-large City Council ...


Posted on Sun, 24 Mar 2019 01:40:00 GMT



Dover Twp. resident and Baltimore firefighter remembered - York Dispatch
Dover Twp. resident and Baltimore firefighter remembered  York Dispatch

He was always up for any adventure and could tell a really good story, said 1st Capital Harley Davidson General Manager Heather Goodwin.


Posted on Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Hamilton union criticizes report on fire that killed firefighter in 2015 - Hamilton Journal News
Hamilton union criticizes report on fire that killed firefighter in 2015  Hamilton Journal News

An internal report on the arson fire that killed Hamilton firefighter Patrick Wolterman on Dec. 28, 2015, ignores some factors and was flawed in its development, ...


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 18:18:11 GMT



Colorado Springs mayoral challenger receives endorsement from firefighters - KRDO
Colorado Springs mayoral challenger receives endorsement from firefighters  KRDO

The union representing Colorado Springs firefighters has announced its support for a candidate in the mayor's race — but it's not the incumbent, John Suthers.


Posted on Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Firefighters endorse challenger John Pitchford in mayor's race - Colorado Springs Independent
Firefighters endorse challenger John Pitchford in mayor's race  Colorado Springs Independent

The Colorado Springs Professional Firefighters has endorsed challenger John Pitchford for mayor, a dramatic move in an election in which Mayor John Suthers ...


Posted on Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Brockton firefighters to observe 78th anniversary of Strand Theatre Fire - Enterprise News
Brockton firefighters to observe 78th anniversary of Strand Theatre Fire  Enterprise News

A ceremony is being held on Friday at 10 a.m. at Brockton City Hall to observe the 78th anniversary of the Strand Theatre Fire. The March 10, 1941, fire led to the ...


Posted on Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District develops peer support program for firefighters - KRNV My News 4
Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District develops peer support program for firefighters  KRNV My News 4

The Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District is supporting endeavors by the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) and Truckee Meadows Firefighters ...


Posted on Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Mayor, firefighters association face off on collective bargaining for Colorado Springs firefighters - Colorado Springs Gazette
Mayor, firefighters association face off on collective bargaining for Colorado Springs firefighters  Colorado Springs Gazette

Colorado Springs has been “good to firefighters,” so voters shouldn't support an April 2 ballot question that would grant them collective bargaining rights, Mayor ...


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 12:00:00 GMT



Crews battle fire in Yale University building - New Haven Register
Crews battle fire in Yale University building  New Haven Register

NEW HAVEN — A fire has started in a building at Yale University on Sunday afternoon, reports indicate. The fire is an electrical vault on 219 Prospect St., ...


Posted on Sun, 24 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Analysis | The Trailer: Labor has high expectations for 2020 Democrats - The Washington Post
Analysis | The Trailer: Labor has high expectations for 2020 Democrats  The Washington Post

In this edition: Unions face a tough 2020 choice, Democrats bail on Fox, and Kentucky gets redder. I also manage to travel to Iowa and New Hampshire without ...


Posted on Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



2 Displaced After Alexandria High-Rise Fire - Old Town Alexandria, VA Patch
2 Displaced After Alexandria High-Rise Fire  Old Town Alexandria, VA Patch

2 Displaced After Alexandria High-Rise Fire - Old Town Alexandria, VA - Firefighters tackled a blaze on the 15th floor of a high-rise Monday.


Posted on Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



'Any given day, it might be our last day' - Tampa Bay Times
'Any given day, it might be our last day'  Tampa Bay Times

TAMPA — Police and fire union leaders on Friday called a recent television ad from mayoral candidate David Straz outrageous and divisive, but Straz stood by ...


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 15:57:00 GMT



Mayday at Delaware house fire leaves Minquas captain with burns - STATter911
Mayday at Delaware house fire leaves Minquas captain with burns  STATter911

CV Firefighters were extremely busy this morning with back to back fires. Sadly, dozens of Chula Vistans are with out a home this evening. Thanks to Measure A ...


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 20:03:45 GMT



San Jose firefighters call on county to open ambulance contract - San José Spotlight
San Jose firefighters call on county to open ambulance contract  San José Spotlight

After failing to meet response times amid a spike in 911 call volume, San Jose firefighters are asking the county to consider opening an ambulance contract to ...


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:16:46 GMT



Biden Hints at a Run, And Firefighters Urge Him to Join Contest - The Chief-Leader
Biden Hints at a Run, And Firefighters Urge Him to Join Contest  The Chief-Leader

In assessing the potential presidential field during a March 5 interview, Uniformed Fire Officers Association President Jake Lemonda said he expected to take ...


Posted on Mon, 18 Mar 2019 17:30:00 GMT



Spring Forward - Clinton Herald
Spring Forward  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — Across the nation, fire departments are reminding residents to test their smoke detectors when they change their clocks for Daylight Savings Time ...


Posted on Sat, 09 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Japan's Olympic chief to resign - WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando
Japan's Olympic chief to resign  WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

With less than 500 days until the Tokyo Olympics gets underway, Tsunekazu Takeda -- president of the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) -- has announced ...


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 10:37:16 GMT



Report: These factors contributed to firefighter Patrick Wolterman's death - WCPO
Report: These factors contributed to firefighter Patrick Wolterman's death  WCPO

HAMILTON, Ohio -- The Hamilton Fire Department has changed its safety and announced contributing factors in the 2015 death of a firefighter in the line of duty, ...


Posted on Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:07:00 GMT



Firefighters from across Montana assisted GFFR during Jason Baker's memorial service - KRTV Great Falls News
Firefighters from across Montana assisted GFFR during Jason Baker's memorial service  KRTV Great Falls News

When word spread across Montana of Great Falls firefighter Jason Baker's passing, the firefighting community reached out with support. Firefighters from across ...


Posted on Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Election Watch: Colorado Springs Issue 1 – CSFD Collective Bargaining - KOAA 5
Election Watch: Colorado Springs Issue 1 – CSFD Collective Bargaining  KOAA 5

COLORADO SPRINGS – Ballots for the April 2 municipal election will be mailed out beginning Friday. There is only one ballot question for voters to decide on: ...


Posted on Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Massive Quincy fire prompts road closings - Boston.com
Massive Quincy fire prompts road closings  Boston.com

The blaze broke out before 9:38 a.m. Tuesday across from the Wollaston MBTA station. Read more on Boston.com.


Posted on Tue, 12 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Fire Temporarily Closes Business At Alexandria Shopping Center - Del Ray, VA Patch
Fire Temporarily Closes Business At Alexandria Shopping Center  Del Ray, VA Patch

Firefighters Tackle Fire At Shopping Center - Del Ray, VA - Firefighters put out a blaze in a bathroom at the Bradlee Shopping Center Thursday morning.


Posted on Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



‘He was a great guy’: N.S. firefighter injured during training session dies from injuries - Global News
‘He was a great guy’: N.S. firefighter injured during training session dies from injuries  Global News

A firefighter from Truro, N.S., who was critically injured during training exercises earlier this month has died from his injuries.


Posted on Wed, 20 Mar 2019 17:16:00 GMT



Biden advisers quietly lining up campaign team, endorsements ahead of likely 2020 bid - Fox News
Biden advisers quietly lining up campaign team, endorsements ahead of likely 2020 bid  Fox News

Former Vice President Joe Biden says he's “in the final stages” of deciding on a 2020 White House run. And his top political advisers are quietly working behind ...


Posted on Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Man charged with murder in Worcester firefighter's death - WWLP.com
Man charged with murder in Worcester firefighter's death  WWLP.com

The death of a Worcester firefighter late last year was no accident, according to the Worcester County District attorney. Now, the man accused of setting is facing ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Mar 2019 23:09:00 GMT



Port Alberni’s firefighters learn to save themselves in ground survival training - Alberni Valley News
Port Alberni’s firefighters learn to save themselves in ground survival training  Alberni Valley News

Specialized training equipment brought in for Ground Survival Program.


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 20:25:18 GMT



Episode 043: Vince Wells Talks Fire Services in Contra Costa County - EastCountyToday
Episode 043: Vince Wells Talks Fire Services in Contra Costa County  EastCountyToday

On this episode, I chat with Vince Wells who is the President of the United Professional Fire Fighters of Contra Costa County IAFF Local 1230.


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:02:00 GMT



Remembering Great Falls firefighter Jason Baker - KXLF Butte News
Remembering Great Falls firefighter Jason Baker  KXLF Butte News

Firefighters from around Montana came to Great Falls to remember and honor Jason Baker Tuesday. The 45-year-old firefighter passed away last week after a ...


Posted on Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



South Carolina legislative bill to help firefighters diagnosed with occupational cancer - fox28media.com
South Carolina legislative bill to help firefighters diagnosed with occupational cancer  fox28media.com

South Carolina House Bill 4147, if passed, will acknowledge that a firefighter who is diagnosed with cancer is presumed to developed the disease through ...


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 02:41:21 GMT



Jacksonville Mayoral Candidate: Jimmy Hill | WJAX-TV - ActionNewsJax.com
Jacksonville Mayoral Candidate: Jimmy Hill | WJAX-TV  ActionNewsJax.com

Action News Jax sent candidates running in the 2019 election a questionnaire. Here is Jimmy Hill's questionnaire.


Posted on Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Firefighters Gloat as Dems Pick Milwaukee Over Houston for 2020 Convention - Firefighter Nation
Firefighters Gloat as Dems Pick Milwaukee Over Houston for 2020 Convention  Firefighter Nation

HOUSTON (Houston Chronicle) - Houston's bid to host the 2020 Democratic National Convention fell short Monday as the party announced it would hold its ...


Posted on Wed, 13 Mar 2019 11:33:30 GMT



Negotiations between city, firefighters ongoing - Feature Story, Local News, News - The Sheridan Press
Negotiations between city, firefighters ongoing - Feature Story, Local News, News  The Sheridan Press

SHERIDAN — Negotiations between Sheridan City Council and the International Association of Firefighters Local Union 276, which represents Sheridan's fire ...


Posted on Mon, 18 Mar 2019 17:13:17 GMT



GoFundMe underway for Lebanon City firefighter injured in Delaware fire - LebTown
GoFundMe underway for Lebanon City firefighter injured in Delaware fire  LebTown

A Lebanon City Fire Department firefighter is in critical but stable condition at Crozer-Chester Burn Center following injuries while combating a house fire in Mill ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Mar 2019 18:02:20 GMT



Governor Forms Oregon Wildfire Response Council | Local News | Bend - The Source Weekly
Governor Forms Oregon Wildfire Response Council | Local News | Bend  The Source Weekly

Bend's mayor among members of new council aimed at preventing and stopping wildfires.


Posted on Mon, 18 Mar 2019 22:10:08 GMT



26 Local Participants Shave Heads For Childhood Cancer - thejournal-news.net
26 Local Participants Shave Heads For Childhood Cancer  thejournal-news.net

According to the St. Baldrick's Foundation, 300000 children are diagnosed with cancer each year worldwide, and in the U.S., more children die of childhood ...


Posted on Thu, 21 Mar 2019 06:02:00 GMT



VRFA's Team Defeated the Annual LLS Scott Firefighter Stairclimb - Auburn Examiner
VRFA's Team Defeated the Annual LLS Scott Firefighter Stairclimb  Auburn Examiner

17 Members of VRFA participated in the 28th Annual LLS Scott Firefighter Stairclimb. Funds raised by the team go to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.


Posted on Fri, 22 Mar 2019 22:50:00 GMT



Increased cancer risks among Omaha firefighters spark policy changes - KETV Omaha
Increased cancer risks among Omaha firefighters spark policy changes  KETV Omaha

KETV NewsWatch 7 Investigates revealed the Omaha fire union said records show 36 of its members were treated for cancer from January 2016 to August 2018.


Posted on Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Analysis | The Trailer: Joe Biden has friends in Delaware. Can he make a convincing case elsewhere? - The Washington Post
Analysis | The Trailer: Joe Biden has friends in Delaware. Can he make a convincing case elsewhere?  The Washington Post

In this edition: Delaware wants Joe Biden to run again, the Green New Deal debate goes nowhere, and the Democratic primary may or may not be a total ...


Posted on Sun, 17 Mar 2019 22:10:27 GMT



GoFundMe raises $20k as community rallies around burned Lebanon firefighter - Lebanon Daily News
GoFundMe raises $20k as community rallies around burned Lebanon firefighter  Lebanon Daily News

"Everyday I wake up I have so many new people to thank," Dave Smiley Jr. said Sunday on Facebook.


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 16:56:00 GMT



EDITORIAL: Save Colorado Springs; defeat Issue 1 - Colorado Springs Gazette
EDITORIAL: Save Colorado Springs; defeat Issue 1  Colorado Springs Gazette

The bomb cyclone reminds us how much we treasure our firefighters and other first responders. Our Fire Department has one of the highest Insurance *Service* ...


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 11:00:00 GMT



Carroll County Professional Fire Fighters and Paramedics Local 5184 presented with charter - Carroll County Times
Carroll County Professional Fire Fighters and Paramedics Local 5184 presented with charter  Carroll County Times

Carroll County Professional Fire Fighters and Paramedics Local 5184 were presented its official charter from the International Association of Fire Fighters in a ...


Posted on Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



IAFF, CA Officials Criticize Trump Following Funding Tweet - Firehouse.com
IAFF, CA Officials Criticize Trump Following Funding Tweet  Firehouse.com

The IAFF called the President's comments about massive wildfires burning throughout California "irresponsible, reckless and insulting."


Posted on Sat, 10 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Arbitrator: WFD Pension Ordinance Invalid, City Owes $2.6M - Warwick Post
Arbitrator: WFD Pension Ordinance Invalid, City Owes $2.6M  Warwick Post

On Tuesday, Warwick City officials learned that an ordinance doesn't supersede a negotiated contract, and they paid an estimated $2.6 million for the lesson.


Posted on Wed, 20 Mar 2019 09:30:00 GMT



Interim fire chief Robinson censured by IAFF | Local News - Ricentral.com
Interim fire chief Robinson censured by IAFF | Local News  Ricentral.com

EAST GREENWICH— At the International Association of Firefighters Conference last week in Seattle, the International Association of Firefighters voted to ...


Posted on Fri, 17 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Great Falls firefighter Jason Baker laid to rest, thanked for service and love he modeled - Great Falls Tribune
Great Falls firefighter Jason Baker laid to rest, thanked for service and love he modeled  Great Falls Tribune

Great Falls firefighter Jason Baker was dealt a bad hand when he developed cancer two years ago, but he played that hand as well as he could by "loving when ...


Posted on Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Firefighters present award to Telegram photographer - The Telegram
Firefighters present award to Telegram photographer  The Telegram

Two St. John's Regional Fire Department firefighters are enveloped in a cloud of smoke during the former Belvedere orphanage fire in April 2017. Telegram ...


Posted on Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



City Approves New Labor Agreements - lstribune
City Approves New Labor Agreements  lstribune

March 9, 2019. Mallory Herrmann citydesk@lstribune.net. The city has approved three labor agreements with the International Association of Fire Fighters Local ...


Posted on Sun, 10 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Thousands show up to IAFF Fallen Firefighter Memorial - KOAA 5
Thousands show up to IAFF Fallen Firefighter Memorial  KOAA 5

COLORADO SPRINGS – Thousands of fire fighters and families of fallen firefighters from across the country are in Colorado Springs to pay tribute to the 271 ...


Posted on Sat, 15 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Association Update: NAEMT Advances Nontransport Payment Reform - EMSWorld
Association Update: NAEMT Advances Nontransport Payment Reform  EMSWorld

Decades of work have us on the brink of completely changing the payment models for EMS.


Posted on Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Jeremy R. Wall - Cranston Herald
Jeremy R. Wall  Cranston Herald

Jeremy R. Wall, age 42, of Hope Furnace Road, Hope, died on Tuesday, February 19, 2019. He was the loving husband of Ashley D. (Leja) Wall. Born in ...


Posted on Sat, 23 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



City Of Oakland Extends Labor Contracts for Two Employee Bargaining Groups - Oakland News Now
City Of Oakland Extends Labor Contracts for Two Employee Bargaining Groups  Oakland News Now

Oakland, CA – Tuesday night the Oakland City Council voted to extend contracts with two of the City's seven labor unions and bargaining groups, bringing ...


Posted on Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Firefighters Battle 3 Fires In 3 Hours In West Hartford - West Hartford, CT Patch
Firefighters Battle 3 Fires In 3 Hours In West Hartford  West Hartford, CT Patch

Firefighters Battle 3 Fires In 3 Hours - West Hartford, CT - Two of the fires occurred within minutes of each other, according to fire officials.


Posted on Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Firefighters March in Support of Striking L.A. Teachers - Firefighter Nation
Firefighters March in Support of Striking L.A. Teachers  Firefighter Nation

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hundreds of firefighters are marching in downtown Los Angeles to support public school teachers as their strike enters its second week.


Posted on Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Pence says Joe Biden 'caved' to liberals in pulling back from 'decent guy' comment - Fox News
Pence says Joe Biden 'caved' to liberals in pulling back from 'decent guy' comment  Fox News

Vice President Pence, in an exclusive "Fox & Friends" interview Thursday, said Joe Biden “caved to liberal activists” when the former vice president backtracked ...


Posted on Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Republicans Propose Plan to Let Parents Use Social Security for Paid Family Leave After Having a Child - Independent Journal Review
Republicans Propose Plan to Let Parents Use Social Security for Paid Family Leave After Having a Child  Independent Journal Review

Senators Mike Lee (R-Utah) and Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) have come up with a plan to help new families afford their family work leave after having a baby.


Posted on Tue, 12 Mar 2019 19:04:00 GMT



IAFF Fallen Firefighter Memorial service takes place tomorrow - KOAA 5
IAFF Fallen Firefighter Memorial service takes place tomorrow  KOAA 5

Hundreds of families are arriving in Colorado Springs for this years International Association of Firefighters Memorial. The annual event honors our brave ...


Posted on Fri, 14 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Annual Green Balls of Fire fundraiser draws a crowd | News, Sports, Jobs - Nashua Telegraph
Annual Green Balls of Fire fundraiser draws a crowd | News, Sports, Jobs  Nashua Telegraph

The fifth annual Green Balls of Fire fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association that yearly is sponsored in Merrimack by the Professional Firefighters of.


Posted on Mon, 18 Mar 2019 04:59:49 GMT



Vernon ordered to reinstate terminated firefighters caught having sex at work - Coast Mountain News
Vernon ordered to reinstate terminated firefighters caught having sex at work  Coast Mountain News

The City of Vernon has been ordered to reinstate two employees who were fired in March 2018 for engaging in sexual activity in the workplace while on duty.


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 17:51:01 GMT



Clemons easily wins special election, to return as Nashua alderman - The Union Leader
Clemons easily wins special election, to return as Nashua alderman  The Union Leader

NASHUA — Former alderman Ben Clemons is back on the Board of Aldermen after winning a special election Tuesday to fill the late Brian McCarthy's at-large ...


Posted on Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Houston firefighters march on City Hall over Prop B raises, layoffs - Chron
Houston firefighters march on City Hall over Prop B raises, layoffs  Chron

Kara Rathbone's story may sound familiar to many firefighters who marched with her Tuesday along Bagby Street in downtown Houston. Rathbone's husband ...


Posted on Wed, 20 Mar 2019 13:31:00 GMT



'It's OK if you need help': Superior firefighters focus on mental... - Superior Telegram
'It's OK if you need help': Superior firefighters focus on mental...  Superior Telegram

Superior firefighters know what it's like to lose one of their own. Battalion Chief Erik Sutton died by suicide in April 2018, a few weeks after retiring. Sutton, 46 ...


Posted on Fri, 08 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Framingham Fire Department honors captain who died 40 years ago in blaze - Wicked Local Woburn
Framingham Fire Department honors captain who died 40 years ago in blaze  Wicked Local Woburn

FRAMINGHAM — For a generation of Americans, the moment they learned of President John F. Kennedy's death is seared into their memories.For Beth ...


Posted on Tue, 19 Mar 2019 10:49:44 GMT



Local firefighters raise funds, awareness for breast cancer - Mercer Island Reporter
Local firefighters raise funds, awareness for breast cancer  Mercer Island Reporter

Mercer Island firefighters will join many across the world in recognizing breast cancer awareness month and raising funds to support a local charity.


Posted on Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



NEW: Grebien to be Picketed by Statewide Firefighters Association at Fundraiser Tuesday Night - GoLocalProv
NEW: Grebien to be Picketed by Statewide Firefighters Association at Fundraiser Tuesday Night  GoLocalProv

Pawtucket Mayor Donald Grebien's fundraiser at the Isle Brewers Guild will be picketed by firefighters from around the state Tuesday night.


Posted on Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Funeral Service Set for Fallen Godfrey IL Firefighter Jacob Ringering - Firehouse.com
Funeral Service Set for Fallen Godfrey IL Firefighter Jacob Ringering  Firehouse.com

Memorial donations also can be made to help the family of Godfrey Fire Capt. Jacob "Jake" Ringering, who died fighting a house fire Tuesday.


Posted on Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Documents: Horry County administrator has not received evaluation in 4 years - WMBF
Documents: Horry County administrator has not received evaluation in 4 years  WMBF

New documents obtained by WMBF News shows that Horry County Administrator Chris Eldridge has not had an evaluation by county council members in four ...


Posted on Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Ballot Issue 1: Weighing Collective Bargaining For Colorado Springs Firefighters - KRCC
Ballot Issue 1: Weighing Collective Bargaining For Colorado Springs Firefighters  KRCC

Ballots have been mailed to Colorado Springs residents for this year's municipal election. In addition to mayor and three at-large city council seats,


Posted on Thu, 21 Mar 2019 23:46:10 GMT



32nd IAFF Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial service on September 15th - KOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo News
32nd IAFF Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial service on September 15th  KOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo News

Fire fighters from across the United States and Canada will make their way into Colorado Springs on Saturday, September 15th for the International Association ...


Posted on Thu, 23 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial Shines Spotlight on Cancer in the Fire Service - JEMS.com
Fallen Fire Fighter Memorial Shines Spotlight on Cancer in the Fire Service  JEMS.com

The deadly truth about cancer in the fire *service* will be front and center September 15 as fire fighters and paramedics from across the U.S. and Canada join ...


Posted on Wed, 12 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



City mourns loss of firefighter, detective - Cranston Herald
City mourns loss of firefighter, detective  Cranston Herald

By DANIEL KITTREDGE The city's public safety community is mourning the loss of two of its members in the past week. Firefighter Jeremy R. Wall, 42, passed ...


Posted on Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Blue Springs council candidates outline priorities – District 1 - News - Columbia Daily Tribune
Blue Springs council candidates outline priorities – District 1 - News  Columbia Daily Tribune

Three candidates are running in District 1 for the Blue Springs City Council on April 2 – incumbent Dale Carter, Scott Casey and Galen Ericson. Council terms ...


Posted on Wed, 20 Mar 2019 10:01:00 GMT



Council raises proposed maximum tax rate - Alexandria Times
Council raises proposed maximum tax rate  Alexandria Times

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com City council voted to increase the advertised real estate tax rate for Fiscal Year 2020 by a half cent, from $1.13.


Posted on Thu, 14 Mar 2019 14:26:00 GMT



The Pain of Opioid Responses - FireEngineering.com
The Pain of Opioid Responses  FireEngineering.com

Responses to opioid emergencies are far from routine. Tom Miller offers some thoughts about responses to these increasingly complex incidents.


Posted on Mon, 18 Mar 2019 20:27:00 GMT



Sanibel fire set to take part in Annual MDA Fill the Boot - Sanibel-Captiva Islander
Sanibel fire set to take part in Annual MDA Fill the Boot  Sanibel-Captiva Islander

Raising funds and awareness for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, the Sanibel Fire and Rescue District will hold its annual MDA Fill the Boot...


Posted on Tue, 05 Mar 2019 18:38:38 GMT



Firefighters to raise money for MDA this weekend - Pine Island Eagle
Firefighters to raise money for MDA this weekend  Pine Island Eagle

Pine Island firefighters will take to the 4-way intersection on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, March 1, 2 and 3, to raise money for the Muscular...


Posted on Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



CO Firefighters Police Guns Hoses Charity Boxing Event IAFF - Firehouse.com
CO Firefighters Police Guns Hoses Charity Boxing Event IAFF  Firehouse.com

Hundreds filled the floor and stands of Colorado State University's Equine Center this weekend for a “Guns & Hoses” charity boxing fundraiser.


Posted on Mon, 17 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



IAFF to Host 30 Mayors in Fire Operation Drills in Turnout Gear in Boston - Firehouse.com
IAFF to Host 30 Mayors in Fire Operation Drills in Turnout Gear in Boston  Firehouse.com

These dedicated city leaders will don firefighting turnout gear (weighing over 60 pounds) and participate in FIRE OPS 101 (#IAFFMayorsFIREOPS), a series of ...


Posted on Sat, 02 Jun 2018 01:52:04 GMT



Firefighters lose homes while on front lines of Camp Fire - KCRA Sacramento
Firefighters lose homes while on front lines of Camp Fire  KCRA Sacramento

At least 53 firefighters have lost their homes to a wildfire in Butte County, and that number is expected to grow. The International Association of Firefighters ...


Posted on Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Kettering and fire union agree on tentative 3 year deal - Dayton Daily News
Kettering and fire union agree on tentative 3 year deal  Dayton Daily News

Kettering city officials and its fire department union have settled on a new tentative three-year contact for the fire captains unit following months of negotiations ...


Posted on Thu, 30 Aug 2018 04:00:52 GMT



Savannah Professional Firefighters Association president arrested for sexual assault - WSAV-TV
Savannah Professional Firefighters Association president arrested for sexual assault  WSAV-TV

The head of the Savannah Professional Firefighters Association is facing criminal charges.


Posted on Fri, 12 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Rock Springs City Council Agenda for March 5, 6, 7 Meetings - SweetwaterNOW.com
Rock Springs City Council Agenda for March 5, 6, 7 Meetings  SweetwaterNOW.com

ROCK SPRINGS – The Rock Springs City Council will host 3 separate meetings this week. The council will have its regular meeting in the Council Chambers at ...


Posted on Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Mayor rejects firefighter contract with tie-breaking vote, calls on union for 'meaningful concessions' - Manchester Ink Link
Mayor rejects firefighter contract with tie-breaking vote, calls on union for 'meaningful concessions'  Manchester Ink Link

MANCHESTER, NH – Mayor Craig broke a 7-7 tie at the Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting Tuesday night opposing a proposal brought forward by ...


Posted on Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Full Schedule: St. Patrick's Day in Savannah, surrounding areas - WSAV-TV
Full Schedule: St. Patrick's Day in Savannah, surrounding areas  WSAV-TV

Get your green gear ready, St. Patrick's Day is almost here. Check out a full list of fun events leading up to the big day.


Posted on Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT



For Democrats, the spotlight falls on Biden and Sanders - The Washington Post
For Democrats, the spotlight falls on Biden and Sanders  The Washington Post

The cycles of the 2020 presidential campaign are churning quickly and will continue to do so. For the past two months, the Democratic nomination contest has ...


Posted on Mon, 11 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT



Bipartisan Legislation Unveiled for 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Act Authorization - The National Herald
Bipartisan Legislation Unveiled for 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Act Authorization  The National Herald

WASHINGTON, DC – 9/11 first responders, survivors, and their families joined with Jon Stewart, Representatives Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), Jerrold Nadler ...


Posted on Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Firefighters who’ve developed PTSD helping others learn to help themselves - The Washington Post
Firefighters who’ve developed PTSD helping others learn to help themselves  The Washington Post

The country's first behavioral health center designed exclusively for firefighters aims to combat mental health stigmas in the fire *service*.


Posted on Thu, 28 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT



 

 
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