A suburban Philadelphia township has reinstated a suspended local fire company following an agreement to change the company’s leadership.
Police say Lashandra Armstrong was a single mother, with a history of domestic problems. Investigators are still trying to figure out why she would intentionally drive into the Hudson River with her children in the car.
Ten firefighters were injured while battling a high-rise fire in north Philadelphia. Among the most critically injured was 40-year-old Michael McGuire
Two people were killed and eight others were injured in a house fire in North Philadelphia Tuesday afternoon.
The city controller says the Nutter administration is failing to reign in fire department overtime.
The Brigantine Fire Department had a new firefighter Thursday, at least for a few hours.
Nutter administration officials were called before City Council to explain how a 12-year-old autistic boy died in a West Philadelphia fire last August. The mayor’s cuts in fire department funding were at issue.