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  • Fire Damages Home in Rising Sun

    Cecil Whig
    Posted: February 28th, 2003

    Rising Sun--The blaze was first reported at 9:38 a.m. and went to two alarms, calling on the talents of five companies

  • Storm Threat Doesn't Keep Firefighters Away

    Easton Star Democrat
    Posted: February 27th, 2003

    Despite icy roads and a snowstorm in the forecast, many gathered Feb. 15 at the Preston Volunteer Fire Company for its annual banquet.

  • 30 Displaced By Pikesville Fire

    Owings Mills Times
    Posted: February 27th, 2003

    When firefighters arrived they were met by heavy flames from a second-floor bedroom of the brick apartments.

  • Prince William County's Tax Rate May Be Cut

    The Washington Post
    Posted: February 27th, 2003

    The plan would fund an additional 28 firefighters and E.M.S technicians, 20 more police officers and give county employees an average 6.5 percent raise.

  • Man, Two Juvenile Girls Arrested in Arson at Pikesville Apartments

    The Baltimore Sun
    Posted: February 26th, 2003

    Pikesville--Three people were arrested and charged with setting a fire in an apartment building yesterday that left 30 residents homeless and produced 10-foot flames and billowing smoke that was visible for miles

  • Fire Dispute Stirs Emotions

    Salisbury Daily Times
    Posted: February 25th, 2003

    SALISBURY -- The announce-ment that a volunteer unit has declared it is separating from the city fire department continued to provoke strong responses from rescuers and politicians Monday