A bus carrying the Emerson College women’s volleyball team caught fire in Sturbridge on the Massachusetts Turnpike on Saturday morning, officials said. No one was injured in the incident, which occurred westbound on Interstate 90 near mile marker 79, the Sturbridge Fire Department announced on Facebook. Firefighters received the callRead More →

VENTURA, Calif. – A memorial paddle was held Saturday for a Ventura firefighter. Friends and relatives of Matthew “Clappy” Clapsaddle paddled at Harbor Cove Beach in Ventura. Clapsaddle, 59, was part of the Ventura Fire Department‘s sea rescue team. The firefighter-paramedic died of an unexpected cardiac emergency while in HawaiiRead More →

Firefighting helicopters and fixed-wing planes sat on the sunny tarmac at Van Nuys Airport on Wednesday, September 7, as reporters and cameramen watched. The line of specialty aircraft are part of the Los Angeles County Fire Department, and media were able to review them at LACO’s annual Fire Department ContractRead More →

Republican Bob Stefanowski said no negative inferences should be drawn from his gubernatorial campaign, eliminating his campaign manager, senior adviser and television consultant over a three-week period in August. “No, I think we’re perfectly positioned after Labor Day,” Stefanowski said in an interview Monday night. Stefanowski’s new television consultant isRead More →

Driver: Spencer Boyd Main partner(s): WML Demolition and Contracting Maker: Chevrolet Silverado RST Leader: Ryan “Pickle” London 2022 driver points position: 28 2022 Owner Points Position: 29 Engine: Ilmor Racing Technologies Notes of interest: Back to familiar territory: Fan favorite Spencer Boyd returns to Richmond Raceway installed aboard his newRead More →

Driver: Spencer Boyd Main partner(s): Dermis Dude Maker: Chevrolet Silverado RST Leader: Ryan “Pickle” London 2022 driver points position: 27 2022 Owner Points Position: 29 Engine: Ilmor Racing Technologies Notes of interest: New territory: Fan favorite Spencer Boyd swarms the installed Lucas Oil Indianapolis Motor Speedway aboard his new truckRead More →

Driver: Spencer Boyd Main partner(s): Recording medium Maker: Chevrolet Silverado RST Leader: Ryan “Pickle” London 2022 driver points position: 27 2022 Owner Points Position: 29 Engine: Ilmor Racing Technologies Notes of interest: Back to familiar territory: Fan favorite Spencer Boyd returns to Pocono Raceway ensconced aboard his new truck numberRead More →

It’s the WSGW Monday Morning Team Show with Charlie and Dave and Pat and YOU….. Charlie and Dave and Pat and YOU: Wimbledon of the weekend and the Tigers of the weekend and how many people did not mow the weekend (duration 7h22)….. https://www.wsgw.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/07/Weekend-stuff.mp3 ************************************************** **** *********** Charlie and DaveRead More →

‘Miracle’: Off-duty firefighter who encountered fire at Nantucket hotel credits team effort NANTUCKET, Mass. – The state fire marshal was on the scene in Nantucket on Sunday to investigate the cause of a massive fire that destroyed the historic Veranda House Hotel over the weekend. So far, investigators say theyRead More →

When COVID hit and most kids went crazy, a few Bedford Middle School students went fishing (social distancing). With YouTube videos, Google Earth and Steve Rexford, a language teacher and avid fisherman, as guides, the 8th graders learned all they could about many different types of fishing. Fly, saltwater, freshwater,Read More →

Credit: Screenshot via The Washington Post Ukrainian Video Database We all know that misinformation can spread like wildfire online. We also know that video requires a lot of time and patience. What happens when you have to manage both together: cover an urgent story on a time-consuming medium? The WashingtonRead More →

Throughout April, NFL Players Association medical director Thom Mayer spent three weeks in Ukraine treating 350 patients. Mayer, a graduate of Anderson High School, traveled to Ukraine as part of Team Rubicon, a nonprofit organization whose goal is to serve communities in need by sending military veterans, first responders, healthRead More →

May 23, 2022 Daily Update SOUTH-WEST AREA INCIDENT MANAGEMENT TEAM TEAM 4 – AARON HULBURD – INCIDENT COMMANDER Acres: 24,243 acres Containment: 28% Cause: Undetermined Total staff: 642 Start date: May 1, 2022 Location: San Mateo Mountains, Magdalena Ranger District, Socorro County, New Mexico Fuels: Pine, pinyon-juniper and grass StrongRead More →

PORTLAND, Ore. — A large Pacific Northwest logging company is partnering with a nonprofit that helps with the mental health and suicide risk of firefighters. With financial assistance from lumber giant Weyerhaeuser, the Firefighter Behavioral Health Alliance (FBHA) has established an online behavioral health resource specifically for wildland firefighters. AndRead More →

Mary Cernicek, right, during an interview Monday by Los Alamos Daily Post reporter Kirsten Laskey. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com By Kristen LaskeyLos Alamos Daily [email protected] There is nothing predictable about a forest fire; the Cerro Pelado fire is proof of this. The fire, which was burning more than 43,000Read More →

THE WOODLANDS, TX – On April 29, 5 members of the Woodlands Fire Department Technical Rescue Team received certification as Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) Rescue Specialists from the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service – TEEX. Congratulations to Lt. Chris Mitcham, Driver/Operator Gerard van der Werff, Driver/Operator Chris Evans, FirefighterRead More →

April 16, 2022 2:40 p.m. (UTC+04:00) 1,170 By trend Azerbaijani team BsuFlight T-11 will showcase a single-engine firefighting drone project at the finals of the international aviation, space and technology festival TEKNOFEST in Baku, team member Firangiz Gurbanova said to Trend. According to Gurbanova, the drone will have the functionRead More →

The Dearborn Fire and Police Department has partnered with non-profit organization Downriver to provide first responders with special 911 Ready bags to treat people with autism involved in accidents or emergencies. Mona and Mariam Alouie are co-founders of Blue Hands United, a Dearborn-based nonprofit that connects parents and families ofRead More →

Tuesday, March 22n/a, Suffolk County Chairman Kevin McCaffrey and Brookhaven Town Supervisor Ed Romaine, along with county elected officials, Suffolk OTB President and CEO Tony Pancella and Northwell Health executives, have held an emergency relief press conference with Ukrainian leaders on Long Island at Jake’s 58 Casino Hotel inRead More →

The following is a monthly column for the rotation of Highlands East residents By Jan Simon Recently, I received two personal phone calls from Wilberforce residents praising the care they received from our Haliburton Highlands Family Health Team (HHFHT).This is truly a remarkable team made up of members and partnersRead More →