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  • Willimantic Fire

    News
    Posted: January 9th, 2003

    A fire in Willimantic has caused three college students and one high school student to lose everything.


  • Three-family House Damaged By Fire In New London

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    New London--The Day
    Posted: January 8th, 2003

    New London— Fire caused an estimated $75,000 damage Tuesday to a newly renovated three-family house at 62 Washington St. There were no injuries


  • Apparent Electrical Fire Destroys Home

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    New London--The Day
    Posted: January 8th, 2003

    Norwich — Fire gutted a single-family house on narrow Prentice Lane off Boswell Avenue Tuesday morning, leaving two people homeless


  • Snow Buries Fire Hydrants

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    WFSB/Connecticut
    Posted: January 7th, 2003

    One snowstorm after another is leaving emergency personnel with a new challenge across Connecticut: Trying to find the fire hydrants that are buried under piles of snow.


  • Stony Hill Fire Dept. Gets $43,335 Grant

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    The Bethel Beacon
    Posted: January 7th, 2003

    The Stony Hill Fire Department was recently awarded a grant by the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the U.S. Fire Administration that will go toward fire operations and firefighter safety.


  • Towns Extend Fire Marshal Deal

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    The RegisterCitizen.Com
    Posted: January 7th, 2003

    New Hartford and Winchester officials have indefinitely extended an agreement to expand Winchester Fire Marshal Joseph Beadle’s duties to New Hartford, New Hartford First Selectman William Baxter said.


  • Fire Department Seeking Bids in New Ladder Truck

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    Clinton Recorder
    Posted: December 24th, 2002

    The Clinton Volunteer Fire Department has begun the process of replacing the department's 28-year-old ladder truck with a new machine equipped with the sanctuary of longer ladders. Authorized to solicit bids on a new machine, the department estimates its cost at $820,000, with another $47,000 for equipment.