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  • Burned Bodies Identified

    Posted: December 16th, 2002

    There are still few clues in the deaths of two men, whose bodies were found burned inside the back of a truck in Hialeah.

  • Sarasota's Fire Merger Trouble Could Be Lesson

    The Gainesville Sun
    Posted: December 16th, 2002

    Sarasota County, Florida--Seven years ago, Sarasota County and the city of Sarasota married their fire rescue departments, becoming a model for other counties, including Alachua County, that are looking for ways to create a leaner, more efficient emergency response operation.

  • Heroism at Local House Fire Inspires School Lesson on Safety

    Pensacola News Journal
    Posted: December 15th, 2002

    Kindergartner Tiffany Butler spouted a couple of fire safety tips, smiled shyly and said she is proud of her father for helping pull a 9-year-old neighbor from a burning bedroom last month.

  • FL Blaze Causes Damage

    Posted: December 12th, 2002

    Firefighters quickly extinguished an electrical fire at 1979 39th Ave. Monday night but not before extensive damage was done to the roof and interior of the structure.