Archive for April, 2011

KEENE FIRE DEPARTMENT DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT

Thursday, April 28th, 2011

It is with deep regret the City of Keene Fire Department announces the passing of Captain Armand Jacques- Retired Steamer Company.

Captain Jacques served the City of Keene for 31 years and retired as Captain of the Steamer Company on January 1, 1988.

A Full Fire Department Funeral will be held on Saturday, April 30, 2011 at the St. Margaret Mary’s Catholic Church located on Arch Street in Keene. Mass will start at 1000 hours.

All Fire Department personnel are requested to be at the Keene Fire Department Central Station for 0900 hours in Class “A” uniform.

The calling hours will be held Friday April 29, 2011 from 1800- 2000 hours at the Foley Funeral Home located at 49 Court Street Keene.

All Fire Department personnel attending the calling hours are asked to meet at the Central Fire Station at 1800 hours in Class “A” uniform.

There will be no burial following mass.

CHESHIRE COUNTY FOREST FIRE WARDEN’S ASSOCIATION MEETING

Thursday, April 28th, 2011

The Cheshire County Forest Fire Warden’s Association will hold their monthly meeting on Tuesday, May 3rd in Westmoreland, NH. Dinner will be at 1900 hours, meeting at 2000 hours, and entertainment at 2030 hours. This is the annual Ladies’ Night. There will be gifts for all the ladies and entertainment will be by Jason Purdy, comedian and magician. All are welcome to attend.

EMT BASIC CLASS

Thursday, April 28th, 2011

Wilton Class

CHARLESTOWN BATTLES 2ND ALARM FIRE APRIL 27,2011

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

187 Michael Ave – 1st alarm was struck at 0317 hrs. 2nd alarm was struck at 0330 hrs. Units to the scene was Charlestown, Springfield Engine, North Walpole Engine, Langdon Engine and Cascade, 2 tankers from Walpole, tanker from Rockingham and a tanker from Westminster. Claremont engine covered Charlestown and Alstead covered the Langdon Station.

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Photo by Virginia Foote,Fire Mutual Aid Dispatcher 10.

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Photo by North Walpole FF Matt Cook.

HELP NEEDED THIS SATURDAY

Monday, April 25th, 2011

If you are familiar with operating the Fire Mutual Aid Fire Prevention Trailer and would like to help Hinsdale Fire/Hinsdale Emergency Management this Saturday April 30 in Hinsdale, please contact Capt. Sangermano at 352-1291.