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7 Firefighters Injured In Lightning Strike While Battling Blaze

Seven firefighters were checked for injuries after lightning struck nearby as they battled a blaze in Guilford.

07/03/2014

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3 Firefighters Hurt Battling Blaze In NH

Three firefighters were hurt while battling a blaze at a home in Claremont and one was airlifted to a hospital in Boston with what fire officials described as significant burns.

03/02/2014

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Random Drug Testing In New Firefighter Contract

Waterbury officials and the union representing firefighters have agreed to a new three-year contract that includes pay raises and random drug testing.

12/05/2013

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New Haven Sees No Discipline Bias In Fire Department

New Haven’s lawyer says he’s found no evidence backing allegations that black or Latino firefighters have been disciplined more harshly than their white co-workers.

11/20/2013

Firefighters Jordan Charney, Larry Noga, Lt. Justin Greenhaw (CVourtesy Fairfield Fire Dept.)

Four Injured In Construction Accident

Four construction workers carrying a cast-iron tub to the second floor of a house under construction in Fairfield were injured when the stairs gave way and they fell unto the basement.

10/10/2013

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Police Searching River Area For Missing Rafter

Police have been searching for a woman who went missing after falling out of a raft on the Farmington River early Saturday.

06/15/2013

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Firefighters Wll Build Playgrounds To Honor School Shooting Victims In Storm-Devastated Communities

New Jersey’s largest firefighter union is remembering the 26 victims of December’s Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting massacre in Connecticut by building a playground to honor each one in a community recovering from Superstorm Sandy.

02/16/2013

Joseph Carilli, Joe Fragoso Courtesy Coventry Police

Coventry Association Suspends Junior Firefighter Program After Sexual Assault Allegations

The Coventry Volunteer Fire Association has i suspended the junior firefighting program one day after the former chief and a lieutenant were arrested on charges of sexual assault of teenage members of the program. .

02/15/2013

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Third Day Of Funerals For Newtown Victims

For a third straight day Wednesday, funeral processions rolled through a grieving Connecticut town trying to make sense of the massacre of 20 first-graders and six adults in an elementary school less than two weeks before Christmas.

12/19/2012

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Fire Impacts Three West Hartford Center Businesses

Fire investigators say a blaze that started early Tuesday at Reuben’s Deli on LaSalle Road appears to be accidental.

07/10/2012

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