Apr
16
2015

Working Fire on Keanon Dr.

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  Just after 1 pm Company 40 was dispatched to the 400 block of Keanon Dr. for a building fire with numerous calls.Squad 58 (Bon Air) & Engine 40 (Chief Fuller) went on location to find a 2 story SFD with heavy smoke and fire showing. Crews went in service with multiple hand lines, and
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Apr
11
2015

Passing of Life Member Shirley Gnojski

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  The Boothwyn Fire Company No. 1 regrets to announce the passing of Life Member Shirley Gnojski. Shirley was a 33 year member of the Boothwyn Fire Company and remained active during that whole entire time. She currently served as our Financial Secretary and Volunteered a lot of time on our Ambulance. During her time
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Mar
17
2015

Congratulations to FF Dave Smiley Jr.

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  The Officers and Members of Boothwyn Fire Company would like to congratulate to FF Dave Smiley, Jr. and his girlfriend Gabby Flynn on the birth of their son Christopher Ryan Smiley. He arrived first due March 17th at 20:52hrs, weighing in at 7lbs 3oz. We wish them the best as they start their new
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Mar
15
2015

Vehicle into a Home on Hidden Valley Rd

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  Just after 2 am Company 40 was dispatched to the 400 block of Hidden Valley Rd for an accident with report of a vehicle in to a house . Rescue 40, Squad 40, and Medic 40 all responded.The assignment was upgraded adding Company 61 (Reliance), and Company 55 (Odgen). Upon arrival of the Upper
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Mar
10
2015

Building Fire on Tansey Dr

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  At about 0445, Companies 40, 55, 61, and NCC RIT 13 were dispatched to the unit block of East Tansey Drive for the residential fire. Engine 40 (Fire Chief Fuller) responded with a crew of 6, and upon arrival crews found nothing showing. A water supply was secured and an attack line pulled while
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Mar
7
2015

Man VS Machinery

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  Man vs. Machine class taught by some great instructors from P. L. Vulcan. This gave members the chance to learn different ways to use rescue maneuvers in many different aspects as they come to some of our everyday lives when working with different types of machines. Members learned a lot and had a great
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Mar
7
2015

Company 40 to assist New Castle County on a Working Fire

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Just before 2 am Rescue Company 40 was dispatched  to the Brandywine Hundred section of New Castle County for the 2nd alarm apartment building fire in the 1200 block of Terra Hill Drive.Rescue 40 (Assistant Chief Brady) was initially dispatched as RIT, upon arrival Command requested them to go in service as an Engine Company.
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Feb
24
2015

Volunteers Wanted!

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The Boothwyn Fire Company is looking for interested individuals like you to join our team. Volunteer today and enjoy the benefits and rewards of giving back to our community. We’re in need of Firefighters, EMT’s, First Responders, Fire Police, and if none of them suit you, we also have administrative positions available. No training is
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