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How a fire department allocates its money says more about its priorities than does any mission statement; how you spend is who you are. ...
The legislation would exempt volunteer firefighters from paying more than $47 in fees for state and federal background clearances ...
Older, single-family rental properties fall outside inspection requirements; one fire marshal is looking to change that. ...
The $1,000 tax credit will help departments recruit and retain volunteers; NVFC called on firefighters support the bill ...
A retired colonel and captain were sentenced to one year in jail for having granted the nightclub a permit to operate, even though it lacked the necessary fire prevention system ...
The IAFF wants scheduling to be bargained where firefighters are represented by labor unions ...
Republicans call it a bail out; Democrats say it allows them to make pension payments without tax hikes. ...
The charges accused the 28-year-old of setting fires to three houses that were scheduled for demolition ...
Jeffrey Sanchez claims that the sexual relations were consensual and is being falsely accused ...
Edgardo Fournier pleaded guilty to lighting a marijuana growing site; he was sentenced to six years and 10 months in prison ...
The state's case questioned more than $325,000 in spending between 2007 and 2012; designer sunglasses and genital enlargement devise among the items. ...
With the different financing options, it is important to know where the department wants to be at the end of the payment schedule. ...
City officials voted 6-1 to contract fire services, which would save $7 to $10 million, to help the city's bankruptcy exit plan survive ...
It would make it easier to attract and retain volunteers who might be discouraged from joining if they lived outside municipal limits ...
Andrew Gruenberg, 26, is charged in the death of 32-year-old Forest Service hotshot Michael Kelly ...
The ordinance includes a $300 fine and 30 days in jail for failing to comply with the run-card rule. ...
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 21, stood with his hands folded upon learning his fate, decided after 14 hours of deliberations over three days. ...
The employees sued the vehicle manufacturer after losing their jobs early last year; they settled the case for $671,000 ...
It will ban four chemical fire retardants that some fear are responsible for a dramatic rise of cancer in firefighters ...
Justices unanimously decided to overturn an 18-month-old law saying it left the promise of pensions 'diminished or impaired.' ...