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stevenmaltby
Kimberly Dole
January 03, 2020 - 9:28 am
BAYONNE, N.J. (WCBS 880) -- An elderly couple is dead in an early-morning apartment fire in Bayonne. The blaze broke out after 2 a.m. at a three-story apartment building located at 3 Islandview Court. BFD is operating at a multiple alarm structure fire on IslandView Court. Please avoid this area...
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Gregory Green
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
June 21, 2019 - 2:00 pm
At 5-years-old, Gregory Green’s family was rescued from a house fire. At 10-years-old, he returned to the fire department to thank those who saved him – and he never left.
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Fire truck
stevenmaltby
April 26, 2019 - 8:39 am
A two-alarm blaze at a New Jersey scrap metal yard broke out on Thursday afternoon.
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Long Island Volunteer Fire Departments Begin Recruitment Push
Sophia Hall
April 23, 2019 - 1:05 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — Long Island fire departments are opening to the public this weekend as part of a push to get more volunteer firefighters to join up. The majority of Long Island fire departments are run by volunteers, 180 departments in total. Robert Leonard from the Fireman’s Association of...
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FDNY Ladder 17
New York City Fire Department (FDNY)
April 10, 2019 - 1:17 pm
There was a mix of emotions at the FDNY's promotions ceremony Wednesday morning in Brooklyn, just two days after a firefighter died while on active duty in Afghanistan.
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Marijuana weed
TREVOR HUGHES, USA TODAY
February 12, 2019 - 8:22 pm
A man who was looking to become a firefighter in Bridgeport is suing after being disqualified due to his medical marijuana use.
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