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What's New at IAFF 1580
Guns and Hoses Hockey
Guns & Hoses Charity Hockey Benefit Saturday 3/28 Come out and support your local Police and Fire hockey teams.All proceeds will go to the Last Call Foundation in support of Blue Hills regional teacher Katherine Sullivan, who is running this years Boston Marathon for the Last Call Foundation. Admission is 10$ for adults, kids under 10 free. We will have a 50/50 raffle,Chuck-a-puck contest, and raffle items for auction. Puck drops @415 pm with Stoughton Fire/Pd vs Walpole Fire/Pd on the Olympic Rink. Randolph Fire/Pd square off against Westwood Fire /Pd @ 4:50 on the NHL Rink. Canton Fire/Pd then play Norwood Pd/Fire @ 5:20pm back on the Olympic Rink. After party to follow at Mick Morgan's up the road on Rt1 in Walpole,ma. To learn more about the last call foundation please visit http://lastcallfoundation.org/ Read More...
Local 1580 Telephone Fundraiser
Canton  Firefighters Local 1580 is currently conducting a telephone-based fundraising drive that will last for the next few weeks. Proceeds will go entirely to the Canton-community-based organization.Any questions, call 781-821-5095 ext0. Read More...
CFD Open House
2014 Open House October is Fire prevention month. Join us this saturday10/11 for our annual Open House. We will be doing a live burn to demonstrate the importance of sprinklers anf smoke detectors, auto-extrication, station tours, and more. Open house will be held at Station 1 from 10-2pm. Station 1 is located at 99 Revere St,Canton ,Ma 02021. Read More...
Annual Charity Hockey Benefit
Canton Fire Local 1580 Annual Charity Hockey benefit is scheduled for 3/8. It starts at 7 and will have 2 games. 1st game will be randolph Fire/Pd vs Stoughton Fire/Pd. Second Game will be Canton vs Foxboro. There will be a live DJ, great auction items, 50/50 chuck a puck raffle. Admission is free and all $ goes to local charities. Read More...
CFD Open House
Canton Fire will be hosting its annual Open House this saturday 10/19 from 10-2pm at CFD headquarters located at 99 Revere St, Canton Ma. There will be a Live burn and sprinkler demonstration, Jaws of life demo, Tour of Fire station, Fire truck demonstrations, Fire safety info, activities for kids, Food and drinks, and a firetruck bouncy house. Read More...
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Salisbury rescue workers revive Merrimac man after heart attack
08/04/15 - Salisbury Fire Fighters
BY ANGELJEAN CHIARAMIDA STAFF WRITER SALISBURY — Michael Beaton firmly believes he’s alive today thanks to the help of strangers who ran to his aid after a heart attack nearly took his life on July 9.
Mobile users prefer desktop look?
08/04/15 - St George Professional Firefighters Association
For those members wishing to use a traditional desktop layout, there has been a toggle added to the bottom of the mobile version of our site to switch your view to desktop. It is located in the center of the page at the very bottom.
Fill the Boot In North Kitsap
08/04/15 - IAFF Local 2819
Local 2819 will be having its fourth Fill the Boot of the season coming up August 9th from 2-6pm at the intersection of Lindvog Way and State Route 104 in Kingston.  Please consider donating to this worthy cause if you are in the area.  Look for Local 2819 members holding boots and helping raise money to fight Muscular Dystrophy(MDA).
4 Reasons you Shouldn't Become a Fire Fighter
08/04/15 - Michigan Professional Fire Fighters Union
4 reasons you shouldn't become a firefighter Pursuing a firefighting career with misguided motives will make for an unhappy career choice   Several times a week, I get an email or a phone call from someone who wants to become a firefighter.
CBA's added
08/04/15 - Pennsylvania Professional Fire Fighters Association
Local 1 Operation Warm Fundraiser
08/04/15 - Pennsylvania Professional Fire Fighters Association
Willie Hale
08/03/15 - IAFF Local 740
Sisters & Brothers, The following is the services arrangements for Brother Hale.  Wake:Thursday the 6th of August 4-7pm @ Jones-Rich-Hutchins Funeral    Home 199 Woodford St, Portland  Funeral:Friday the 7th of August 11am @ Woodfords Congregational Church 202 Woodford St, Portland The family has requested Class A Uniform.
Passing of David Brandhorst
08/03/15 - Aurora Fire Fighters
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of retired Aurora Fire Department Captain and Cunningham F.P.D. Battalion Chief David Brandhorst . David passed away on Thursday, July 30, 2015 at his home in Las Cruses, New Mexico.
Clam Bake
08/03/15 - IAFF Local 274
local 274 clam bake when: September 12th Where: Rocky Ledge Time: 1130am - ?? Come out and enjoy the clam bake.  Great food & beverages and lots of fun activities for the kids.  Family and friends welcome.
Clam Bake
08/03/15 - IAFF Local 274
local 274 clam bake when: September 12th Where: Rocky Ledge Time: 1130am - ?? Come out and enjoy the clam bake.  Great food & beverages and lots of fun activities for the kids.  Family and friends welcome.
Special Open Enrollment
08/03/15 - Detroit Fire Fighters Association
DFFA ADMINISTERED GROUP TERM-LIFE INSURANCE PROGRAM PARTNERED WITH THE STANDARD INSURANCE COMPANY 31 DAY SPECIAL ENROLLMENT PERIOD  BEGINS AUGUST 10, 2015 – ENDS SEPTEMBER 9, 2015 FOR SAME-SEX SPOUSES OF INSURED MEMBERS The recent U.S.
MPFFU Safety & Health Message (August 2015)
08/03/15 - Michigan Professional Fire Fighters Union
Check out this letter from Chief Sandy Davis, former Chief Officer from Shreveport, LA-protecting 200,000 people. If nothing else, see the yellow hi-lit area below. Our thanks and prayers to Sandy and FDSOA for passing this on-so that we can do the same.
BROTHERHOOD AT ITS FINEST
08/03/15 - Detroit Fire Fighters Association
FF James Gusoff took up a collection at the Retirement Celebration for Lt. Allen Taylor for FF Donavan Dickerson who lost his home to fire on Tuesday, July 28, 2015. Through the generosity of party participants $448.00 was collected to aid him. Later in the week, Sgt. Darnell McLaurin pooled firefighters together to assist with boarding up the fire ravaged home on Concord Street in Detroit.
Willie Hale
08/02/15 - IAFF Local 740
With great sadness, we announce the death of Retired Firefighter Willie Hale who became ill over the past few months. Willie passed away this morning with his family & close friends at his bedside. Arrangements have not been finalized but more information will be provided as it becomes available. At this time the family has requested some private time.
Negotiations update August 1, 2015
08/01/15 - IAFF Local 1014
Los Angeles County Firefighters IAFF Local 1014 Representing over 3100 Firefighters, Paramedics, Dispatchers, Pilots, Wildland Firefighters, Forestry and Health Haz Mat personnel Negotiations update August 1, 2015 Negotiations between the County and Local 1014 have ceased as of this week.
Southfield Fire Chief missing after jumping into Lake St. Clair
08/01/15 - IAFF Local 3472
Thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends of Chief Keith Rowley and the entire Southfield Fire Department family. Read the entire story from WDIV Local 4 Detoit @ http://www.clickondetroit.
Welcome Class of 15-01 & 02
07/31/15 - Buffalo Professional Firefighters Assoc.
Buffalo Professional Firefighters - Local 282 would like to welcome our new members.  Please take a moment and sign up for website access.
Asbestos
07/31/15 - IAFF Local 385
Useful resources from asbestos.com http://www.asbestos.com/mesothelioma/ http://www.asbestos.com/occupations/firefighters.
SLO City Out of County July 2015
07/31/15 - San Luis Obispo City Firefighters Local 3523
SLO City currently with 6 members in northern CA helping fight the many wildfires that are burning. We have 4 assigned on Engine 6, 1 Strike Team Leader, and 1 ST-Leader assistant. Thank you for continuing to protect those across the state.
Let's Stand With Iron Workers - Local 25
07/31/15 - Detroit Fire Fighters Association
BY-LAW APPEAL NOTIFICATION
07/31/15 - Cambridge Fire Fighters
By order of the International as a result of an appeal decision rendered by the General President, by-laws are to be voted on by the membership. Voting will begin on August 7th and close on August 21st. The other two by-law appeal items were denied by the International. The by-laws have been posted on the bulletin boards of each station.
Membership Meeting
07/31/15 - IAFF Local F-102
All Hands, A Membership Meeting is being scheduled for 15 August 15 at Crash Station 62 and will commence at 0630. I have posted a running agenda for the meeting on the Union Website Calendar. If you would like to have any item added to the agenda, please contact any officer. I hope to see you there.
2015 Local 42 Annual Picnic
07/30/15 - IAFF Local 42
Due to circumstances beyond our control the pool at the IEBW Union Hall will not be available for use on the day of our picnic. Rest assured that we are making other arrangements for your kids, so please make sure to bring swimwear and towels. We will still have great fun.
FFOP O'Neill Graduates MFA
07/30/15 - Belmont Firefighters
Local 1637 would like to congratulate FFOP Dustin O'Neill on finishing up the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy. Dustin will be graduating tomorrow and will be reporting to Group 1 on Monday. Good luck.
Huge flames engulf vacant warehouse on Saginaw's East Side
07/30/15 - IAFF Local 102
SAGINAW, MI — Saginaw firefighters were called to a familiar location about 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 29, to fight a fire at a location just yards away from a blaze a day prior. Smoke could be seen billowing out of a vacant warehouse on Phelon between South Park and Ward on the city's East Side. Tuesday, a building on the same property caught fire.
Saginaw firefighters saved by $2 million federal grant
07/30/15 - IAFF Local 102
SAGINAW, MI — U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee's office sent an email Wednesday afternoon, July 29, proudly announcing Saginaw will receive a $2 million grant that will prevent 13 firefighters from being laid off this fall. About 15 minutes later, about a dozen firefighters jumped into their turnout gear and sped toward a fire on Saginaw's East Side.
2015 Golf Outing
07/30/15 - IAFF Local 3005
It is that time of year again.  2015 marks the 15th annual Scholarship Golf Outing benefitting the William Phenegar and William Kappmeyer Memorial Scholarships.  This year is shaping up to be the best one yet!  Warm up at the complimentary driving range and grab a quick lunch before setting off for 18 holes of golf with refreshments on the course.  Plenty of fun for all.
Pioneer Park 2015
07/30/15 - Northern Ohio Fire Fighters
4F Golf Tournament
07/29/15 - Professional Fire Fighters of New Hampshire
Office Hours for Aug 3 - 7
07/27/15 - IAFF Local 311
Union Meeting
07/27/15 - IAFF F-123
 The August Union meeting will be on Sunday, August 9, 2015.
Chester City Cadet Class Bravo
07/27/15 - Chester Firefighters Local 1400
Today the 17 recruits start orientation at the fire headquarters after spending the last 5 months at the Philadelphia Fire Academy. These cadets have spent the last few months becoming nationally registered EMTs as well as certified firefighters in the state of Pennsylvania. They are now apprentice firefighters and will receive their station and platoon assignments this week.
General Membership Meetings
07/27/15 - International Association of Firefighters
Our next quarterly general membership meetings will take place on Thursday, August 6th and Friday, August 7th. Both meetings will start at 1700 sharp and take place at The Cabin on the patio (back room behind the fireplace). Please make every effort to attend at least one of the meetings and please be on time. See you there.
Moorhead Firefighters Local 1323 Golf Tournament
07/25/15 - IAFF Local 21
Release of information
07/25/15 - IAFF Local 1014
UBS Blood Drive results
07/23/15 - Fargo Fire Fighters
Tug – o – war: Fire Fighters were able to pull 805 with great ease. Day 1: 132 people offered to donate, 101 of them were able to give. Votes: 69 Fire to Law 63 Day 2: 170 people were able to give. Votes: 156 Fire to Law 746 Thanks to those that have donated so far. Tomorrow, Friday, is the last day. It runs from 11-7 again.
Corey Rose Cancer in the Fire Service Series
07/23/15 - Colorado Professional Fire Fighters
Brothers and Sisters, Tune in to 9 News on Monday, July 27th @ 4:00 pm and 9:00 pm for the first of a three-part series by Corey Rose on cancer in the fire service.  This series will be airing Monday the 27th, Tuesday the 28th and Wednesday the 29th at 4pm and 9pm.  Additionally, Corey will be previewing the stories each morning live at 5:30, 6:30, 7:30 and 8:30 am.
Corey Rose Cancer in the Fire Service Series
07/23/15 - West Metro FireFighters I.A.F.F. Local 1309
Brothers and Sisters, Tune in to 9 News on Monday, July 27th @ 4:00 pm and 9:00 pm for the first of a three-part series by Corey Rose on cancer in the fire service.  This series will be airing Monday the 27th, Tuesday the 28th and Wednesday the 29th at 4pm and 9pm.  Additionally, Corey will be previewing the stories each morning live at 5:30, 6:30, 7:30 and 8:30 am.
11th Annual Fire-PAC Golf Outing
07/23/15 - IAFF Local 4416
The 2015 Annual Hamilton County Fire-PAC Golf Outing is scheduled for Wednesday, September 2nd at Fox Prairie Golf Course in Noblesville.  This will be the eleventh year for this event.  Registration and sponsorship can be done online via the PayPal button at the bottom.
2015 Fill the Boot
07/23/15 - IAFF Local 794
It's time for our annual Fill the Boot event.
MDA Sponsorship Day
07/23/15 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
Brothers & Sisters, A couple of our members will be going to the MDA camp this year. The dates will be July 26-30th. There is a sponsor luncheon on Wednesday the 29th and all Local 244 members are invited to go. This is a great opportunity to see the fruits of our labors from the Fill the Boot Campaign.
Mobile Integrated Health legislation passed!
07/23/15 - Randolph FireFighters IAFF Local 1268
President Edward Kelly announces Mobile Integrated Health legislation passed! The Professional Firefighters of Massachusetts are proud to announce that Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker officially signed into law groundbreaking legislation, titled Mobile Integrated Health Care, which will propel community health to new heights.
New Dental Insurance
07/23/15 - Randolph FireFighters IAFF Local 1268
Guardian Insurance Is the new Dental Insurance provider for the Town Employees in Randolph. The coverage cards have been mailed we suggest that you check your coverage and Dependents through the online login that guardian provides at the link below. https://www.guardiananytime.
Bonanza Donations
07/22/15 - IAFF local 1605
Photo courtesy of Mr. Jeff Cline. Twenty-eight area public-safety and community organizations received more than $173,000 in proceeds Tuesday from the 2015 Bonanza Extravaganza. The 10th annual two-day event brought thousands of people to the Hagerstown Speedway in May.
Bowling Fundraiser for the Sweeney Family
07/22/15 - Franklin Park Firefighters
As you may or may not know, Lt Jim Sweeney's family is currently going through some difficulties with thier health. There is a bowling fundraiser for the Sweeney family. Please see the attachment for the bowling fundraiser information. Please contact Tony Bianchi with any questions and/or to let him know by July 31st of the 6 members of your team. Lets show our support for one of our own.
PA State Fire Commissioner to Visit Erie
07/22/15 - International Association of Fire Fighters Local 293
On July 28, 2015, PA State Fire Commissioner Tim Solobay will visit and tour the following locations within the Erie Fire Department; 9:00 AM station tour at Engine 8 10:00 AM station tour at Central Station 11:00 AM station tour and meet and greet at South Central Station 1:30 PM tour of the Firefighters Historical Museum 428 Chestnut St. 6:00 PM Town Hall Meeting at Perry Highway Hose Co.
Battalion Chief Information
07/22/15 - IAFF local 613
Please click here for further information regarding the BC issue:  http://bozemanfirefighters.org/index.cfm?zone=/unionactive/view_page.
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