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  • Apartment Building Evacuated for Fire

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    The Washingto Post
    Posted: January 6th, 2003

    A fire broke out in the electrical room of a 12-story condominium building near Falls Church yesterday, forcing the evacuation of about 300 people.


  • Fire Guts Virginia Home

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    Posted: December 27th, 2002

    Arlington County fire investigators are trying to find out what caused a house fire Thursday morning.


  • Suspicious Smell Causes Evacuation of Virginia Beach Courthouse

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    WAVY-TV, VA
    Posted: December 23rd, 2002

    Court cases were interrupted and hundreds of people were forced to evacuate the Virginia Beach courthouse Friday morning as a burning odor began spreading from the probation and parole offices. As a precaution, the entire complex was cleared as firefighters investigated.


  • Blaze Injures 3 Firefighters

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    The Washington Post
    Posted: December 23rd, 2002

    Three Montgomery County firefighters were injured in a pre-dawn fire yesterday that displaced three families and caused $350,000 in damage to three Gaithersburg townhouses.


  • Virginia Warehouse Fire Still Smoldering

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    Story courtesy WWBT - NBC 12, Richmond
    Posted: December 19th, 2002

    Firemen are still on the scene of a smoky fire in a storage warehouse at the Bear Island Paper Company in Hanover County.


  • Firefighter Rescues Boy In Icy Pond

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    Danville Register Bee
    Posted: December 19th, 2002

    Sunday began as a normal day for Gary Riddle until a call came over his police scanner about a boy falling into an icy pond on Dr. Edward Williams Road in Blairs.


  • Virginia Firefighter Rescues Young Boy

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    Story courtesy Danville Register Bee
    Posted: December 19th, 2002

    Sunday began as a normal day for Gary Riddle until a call came over his police scanner about a boy falling into an icy pond on Dr. Edward Williams Road in Blairs.