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Mock DWI Crash at Athena High School

Apr 27, 2007 No Comments

Did you know that alcohol is the number one drug of choice among teens in America? In fact, alcohol kills more young people than all illicit drugs combined! In 2005, there were 6,100 youths (ages 15-20) that were killed in traffic crashes. Of those, 2,035 (33%) died in crashes involving alcohol – an average of […]

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Congressional Fire Services Institute

Apr 13, 2007 No Comments

Commissioners Ken Preston and Al Camp recently attended the 19th Annual Congressional Fire Services Institute (CFSI) in Washington, D.C. Fire service leaders from around the country joined together on Capitol Hill and interacted directly with members of Congress addressing the challenges and requirements that face today’s first responders, especially post 9/11. The history of the […]

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Fire Safety Visits Homeschool Group

Mar 01, 2007 No Comments

The Fire and Life Safety Bureau is regularly in all of the public schools in the District. The desire is to be sure that message of fire safety is delivered to all of the children in the district. The efforts of Captain Dave Walker and the rest of the bureau have been very successful for […]

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Installation Ceremony Winter 2007

Feb 23, 2007 No Comments

The North Greece Fire Department has seen a recent surge in the number of its volunteer members. On February 23rd, 14 new and one returning volunteer were sworn in to their new roles of Firefighters and Fire Police. Also sworn in were two commissioners and a new line of Volunteer Officers. Congratulations to: Commissioner Alphonse […]

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Assemblyman Reilich Sees New Recorder

Feb 22, 2007 No Comments

On Thursday February 22, 2007, Assemblyman William Reilich visited the Communications Office of the North Greece Fire District. Assemblyman Reilich secured approximately $11,000.00 from the State for the purchase of a Digital Voice Logging Recorder to replace the Fire District’s outdated recorder. The new state-of the-art recorder is a critical piece of equipment used by […]

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“Dutch Williams” Plaque Dedication

Jan 08, 2007 No Comments

Plaque Dediction: A plaque for Dutch Williams was dedicated at North Greece Fire Station 1 on Monday, January 8th. Reads: Ronald “Dutch” Williams 1942-2006 Dutch was past chief, commissioner and a member here for nearly five decades. His wisdom and understanding of North Greece Fire Department and District needs will live forever. He inspired us […]

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