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  • City Agencies Gearing Up To Fight Freeze

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    Philadelphia Daily News
    Posted: January 23rd, 2003

    THE DEPARTMENT has seen a 26 percent increase in the number of fire-related dispatches over a similar five-day cold period last year


  • Firefighter Pulls Man To Safety

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    POST-GAZETTE
    Posted: January 23rd, 2003

    As volunteer firefighter Jim Chapman drove his regular route yesterday morning to the Presston Volunteer Fire Department


  • PA Fire Policeman Stricken At Scene

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    Posted: January 22nd, 2003

    A 12-year veteran fire police officer from the Polk Township Volunteer Fire Company collapsed and died Friday night while working at the scene of a car fire.


  • Details Emerge In Pennsylvania Firefighter's Death

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    Reprinted with Permission, The Sentinel
    Posted: January 22nd, 2003

    A Shippensburg firefighter died Monday after part of a old house collapsed on him and two others as they battled a fire in Huntingdon County.


  • Dayton Gets New Fire Truck

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    Indiana Printing & Publishing
    Posted: January 22nd, 2003

    Two months have passed since November, but members of the Dayton Volunteer Fire Department are ready to have Thanksgiving all over again.


  • Firefighters Mourn 'a Good Friend'

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    Penn Live
    Posted: January 22nd, 2003

    As a memorial to Hess, West End's station on Lurgan Avenue was covered with black bunting, while a flower bouquet rested beside a flagpole where the U.S. flag waved at half-staff.