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Bensalem Puts A Volunteer Fire Company On Suspension Again

Bensalem officials say the suspension of the Union Fire Company will not affect public safety, adding that other authorized fire companies have already been reassigned to provide coverage.


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Former Bensalem Fire Official Accused of Workers’ Compensation Fraud

Bensalem police say an arrest warrant has been issued for 27-year-old David Jerri Jr., accusing him of insurance fraud and theft, all felonies of the third degree.


Historical Marker To Be Placed In Old City For First Volunteer Fire Company

An unveiling ceremony will take place Saturday at 10:00 a.m. on Market Street between 2nd and 3rd honoring the site of the first volunteer company in the nation. The Union Fire Company got its start in 1736 by Ben Franklin and others.


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Bensalem Township Reinstates Fire Company

A suburban Philadelphia township has reinstated a suspended local fire company following an agreement to change the company’s leadership.


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Bensalem Suspends Operation Of A Volunteer Fire Company

Bensalem officials say the decision to suspend the operations of the Union Fire Company, on State Road, was the culmination of numerous incidents that have occurred over the past twelve to eighteen months.