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"Comedy At The Castle" a FOP Fundraiser
Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
"Comedy At The Castle" an FOP Fundraiser
Longmont Fraternal Order of Police
NFOP Collective Bargaining Class
Oklahoma State Fraternal Order of Police
Upcoming Event
Connecticut State Lodge Fraternal Order of Police
Colorado FOP Endorses Don Quick for Attorney General
Colorado State Lodge F.O.P.
Obama's Civil Rights Nominee Withdraws
Pennsylvania State Lodge FOP
 
     
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Next Union meeting is thursday october 2nd @730 pm at Station 1......
What's New at IAFF 1580
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...
Sport's Injury Clinic
On Wednesday April 4th, Canton Fire Department in conjunction with Brockton Hospital and Canton resident Dr. Dan Muse will present a sports injury clinic to Canton’s youth coaches and parents at the Canton Public Library from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm.  Dr. Muse and his emergency department colleague, Dr. Read More...
Charity Hockey Benefit raises $4700
Last weekend's Charity Hockey benefit was a great success and had a great turnout. Randolp Fire/PD beat Stoughton Fire/PD 6-1 and Boston PD beat Canton PD 4-3. This year we are donating all of the proceeds to the family of former Canton Police Officer Ralph Centeno, who recently passed away after a courageous battle with cancer. Read More...
5th ANNUAL CHARITY HOCKEY GAME
5TH ANNUAL CHARITY HOCKEY BENEFIT SATURDAY MARCH 9TH 8PM PONKAPOAG ICE RINK FREE ADMISSION-DONATIONS AT THE DOOR STOUGHTON FIRE/PD vs RANDOLPH FIRE/PD @8PM CANTON FIRE/PD vs BOSTON PD @ 9PM ALL PROCEEDS FROM THIS YEARS EVENT WILL GO TO CANTON POLICE OFFICER RALPH CENTENO. OFFICER CENTENO IS CURRENTLY UNDERGOING TREATMENT FOR PANCREATIC CANCER. Read More...
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Seasonal Flu Clinics at Norwalk Health Dept.
09/29/14 - Norwalk Fire Fighters
FYI: Seasonal flu shots are available to all city employees and their families at the Health Department at 137 East Avenue during the following time frames: September 30, 5-7pm Community Clinic October 28, 1-3pm Employees and families only Every Tuesday from 1-3pm beginning in October through the winter season Any questions can be directed to Theresa at ext.
UPFFA President Carozza & Governor Malloy
09/29/14 - UPFFA
UPFFA of Ct. Peter S. Carozza, Jr.
Sylvania Township, firefighters head to mediation over exercise dispute
09/29/14 - Paul Hufnagel
Sylvania Township officials and its firefighters union are scheduled to meet with a mediator next week to resolve a dispute over the amount of exercise among firefighters.
Former chiefs question tactics like those used at Dallas blaze where firefighter died
09/29/14 - Paul Hufnagel
When Dallas firefighter Stanley Wilson died battling a condo blaze last year, everything fell apart — from the building where he was trapped to his commanders’ questionable orders.
Newest Detroit firefighters graduate from the training academy
09/29/14 - Paul Hufnagel
DETROIT (WXYZ) - They signed up to put their lives on the line to serve the citizens of Detroit, and after 22 weeks of training, the Detroit Fire Department's newest recruits are ready for the job.
Burlington Firefighters MDA 5K
09/29/14 - Professional Fire Fighters of Vermont
Fire Ops 101 Shows What Firefighters Go Through Everyday (VIDEO)
09/29/14 - Paul Hufnagel
Firefighters no doubt have one of the most dangerous jobs on record. Elected officials and journalists, as well as other members of the community, had to face the heat and go through a day of firefighter training.
Hero Half Update
09/29/14 - IAFF Local 2866
Bikes, Blues and BBQ is over and we all ate way too much. Now it is time to get into shape because the Fayetteville Half Marathon is just around the corner(Oct. 18th). So break out your running shoes and get ready. Find our more at www.herohalfmarathon.
Campaign Literature from the Collective Bargaining Nominees
09/29/14 - Denver Firefighters Local 858
Campaign Literature from the Collective Bargaining Nominees Candidates for the Collective Bargaining committee have submitted campaign literature to be distributed to the membership prior to the upcoming elections this week. Please see the attachment, and come to the October Union meetings to vote for the candidates that you would like to represent you at the upcoming negotiations in March.
Local F-273 Blankets For Sale
09/29/14 - IAFF Local F-273
Union Blanket Order: $55 dollars per blanket. Money needed by November 1st. Order goes out on November 2nd. Estimate 2-3 weeks for delivery. Please contact FF Card at Station 466 to order. Blankets fit up to a Double/Full sized mattress.
Thanks for your Support
09/29/14 - IAFF Local 2866
We would like to give a big THANK YOU to everyone who rode in one of our poker runs or bought a Tee Shirt from our tent. Thanks to all of our sponsors and all of the help from the firefighters and their families. This year was a HUGE success because of you.
Ft. Myers Shores FD-Fire Prevention & Public Safety Day
09/29/14 - IAFF 1826
To all Local 1826 Members, Please see attachment containing information on this event. Included will be their First Annual Rib Competition on Oct.
MPFFU Health & Safety Message (September 2014)
09/29/14 - Michigan Professional Fire Fighters Union
Sept. 29, 2014: There is an alarming trend in the Fire Service today, an increased rate in firefighter suicide. It is not a topic that has been tracked very accurately over the years, but recent studies have brought to light just how often it is occurring.
Modern Buildings: The Recipe for Firefighters Deaths or Injuries! (TRAINING)
09/29/14 - Michigan Professional Fire Fighters Union
Sept. 29, 2014: This ground breaking and informative program will utilize extensive multimedia materials to reinforce course content and subject areas.
FF's for Braley
09/28/14 - Iowa Professional Fire Fighters
Fire Fighters for Braley October 9th, 1300-1345 1041 8th Street, Des Moines, Iowa 50314 Please join us to show your support for Braley for Senate.
The Many Hats We Wear.
09/28/14 - IAFF Local 168
Has a firefighter, we are required to wear many hats as part of the job. Firefighter, EMT, a public educator, a car seat installer, just to name a few. Occasionally, earn get to earn a different hat to hang on our peg. For a few guys of Local 168, they can add elephant washer to their hats.  A circus was in town and they were in need of the local fire department to help was the elephants.
Dinner at Ronald McDonald House
09/28/14 - IAFF Local 274
On 9-27-14 a group of Local 274 members prepared dinner for the families staying at the Ronald McDonald House at Westchester Medical Center.  The families were able to come back from visiting their sick/injured loved ones at the Maria Ferreri Childrens Hospital, to find an amazing dinner consisting of Salad, Penne a la Vodka, Chicken Marsala, Penne Pomodoro, and Deserts.
Concern for public safety
09/27/14 - Medicine Hat Fire Fighters Association Local 263
Interesting article about public safety at risk because of changing building codes. Clik on the link for more info. http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/taller-wood-frame-buildings-raise-fire-risk-firefighter-group-says-1.
Hall of Flame- Mr. January 2015: Snacks for Kids
09/27/14 - International Association of Firefighters Local 1782
Coquitlam Fire's very own, "Mr. January", has chosen the Coquitlam Charitable Society’s Nutritional Snacks for Kids Program as his charity. “Too many kids go to school hungry every day in our community As a firefighter, we see the impact of child hunger first-hand. Providing a meal for these kids will allow them to concentrate on their studies and have a better chance to succeed,” Mark says.
Fire Prevention Week
09/27/14 - IAFF Local 1164
Livonia Fire & Rescue's Annual Open House October 11, 2014 10am - 1pm Events planned are: Normal Fire Safety table top displays Two vehicle extraction demonstrations Cooking fire Demo Call 734-466-2444 For More Info OpenHouse2011VideoB from Weasel Video Production on Vimeo.
Concord Operation Warm Fundraiser
09/26/14 - Professional Fire Fighters of New Hampshire
November 10, 2014: UPFFA Treasurer's Workshop
09/26/14 - UPFFA
UPFFA OF CONNECTICUT TREASURER’S WORKSHOP MONDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2014 9:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.
Brownstown firefighters give motorists the boot to help Muscular Dystrophy Association
09/26/14 - Michigan Professional Fire Fighters Union
Taking a charitable cause to the streets, Ryan McMenemy, a lieutenant with the Brownstown Township Fire Department, is one of several firefighters participating in the Fill the Boot campaign to help fight muscular dystrophy.
Support Nancy Cronk
09/26/14 - Cunningham Fire Fighters
Denver Fire Fighters Burn Foundation Payday Raffle
09/26/14 - Denver Firefighters Local 858
Hello All, A message from the Denver Fire Fighters Burn Foundation: The $1,000 winner for the September 26th payday raffle is Paul Swedhin, Truck 27 C-shift. Congratulations to Paul! The next