Annual Ceremony Honors Fallen Philadelphia Firefighters, Police OfficersThe annual memorial service honoring the sacrifice of Philadelphia police and firefighters was held Tuesday in Franklin Square.
50 Members of Philadelphia Fire Department Receive PromotionsToday's large group of promotions will provide the city with five new deputy chiefs, four new battalion chiefs, six new fire captains, five new fire paramedic captains, 11 fire lieutenants, and 19 fire paramedic lieutenants.
Nutter Administration Hoping to Curtail Fire Station 'Brownouts'Mike Resnick, the mayor's public safety director, says overtime savings in other areas within the fire department may allow them to either reduce brownouts or end them outright.
Concerns Arise Following Old City FireIn the aftermath of Wednesday morning's fire at the Suit Corner in Old City, many questions and concerns have developed.
Commission OKs Nutter Administration Plan To Put EMTs in Fire DepartmentThe emergency medical technicians would have less training and be paid less that paramedics operating Philadelphia Fire Department medic units.
Elderly Woman Killed In West Philly FireA 98-year-old woman was killed in a fire Sunday night at her West Philadelphia rowhome.
Phila. Fire Department Gets $$ For Smoke Alarms For Deaf ResidentsFor the second time this week, the Philadelphia Fire Department has gotten a nice donation for smoke detectors. But this time, it's for people who can't hear the regular ones.
Phila. Insurance Industry Group Makes Huge Donation For Free Smoke Alarms"This is not something we get every day, " said fire commissioner Lloyd Ayers at the presentation of a check for $59,110 from the Insurance Society of Philadelphia.

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