Councilman Jim Kenney, whose father was a city firefighter, wants this week to be Firefighter’s Appreciation Week.
A Philadelphia firefighter was injured while battling a house fire early Monday morning.
Emergency dispatchers say the Mazda went into the Schuylkill River at Flat Rock Park in Gladwyne shortly after 7 a.m. Sunday. A witness reported the incident to police.
A wave of cheers greeted firefighter Patrick Nally as the doors of the ambulance opened outside of his parent’s home. His family and fellow firefighters gathered to welcome him home after a week spent in the hospital.
A former Atlantic City firefighter accused of trying to have a sex with an online acquaintance he thought was a 14-year-old girl has been convicted on several charges.
A family has been displaced and a firefighter suffered injuries Friday while battling an early morning blaze in South Philadelphia.
Local 22 President Bill Gault says there is a well-qualified Employee Assistance Program in place, but firefighters are reluctant to use it for several reasons.
When flames break out, every second counts. No one knows that more than firefighters — and in Montgomery County, they recently got a look at a new product that claims to prevent a blaze from spreading and aims to save lives.
Singing the National Anthem doesn’t usually get Battalion Chief John Grillone in trouble, but when a YouTube video surfaced of Grillone singing it in a firehouse, the Philadelphia Fire Commissioner charged that Grillone’s conduct was unbecoming.
In the wake of the suicide death last week of Philadelphia Firefighter Jack Slivinski, the Firefighter’s Union is sounding the alarm.
In the wake of the suicide death last week of Philadelphia Firefighter Jack Slivinski, the president of Local 22, the Firefighter’s Union, wants to make everyone aware of the stress first responders face and how tragedies like this can be prevented.
An injured firefighter is remember the frightening call that sent him to the hospital. He was battling flames in a Northern Liberties home that claimed the life of a retired police officer.
Eight families were left homeless after a two-alarm fire inside a West Philadelphia apartment complex Thursday evening.
The former chief of a southern New Jersey volunteer fire department has been sentenced to three years in state prison for stealing thousands of dollars from the department.
The Brigantine Fire Department had a new firefighter Thursday, at least for a few hours.