Holiday Bazaar & Craft Show

September 30th, 2013

 

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Upper Allen Fire Department is hosting our 1st Annual Holiday Bazaar & Craft Show on November 30th from 9 am til 3 pm.  There will be lots of things to see and do.  Please make sure you mark your calendars for this special event.

 

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Early Morning Fire in Monaghan Twp.

September 19th, 2013

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Wednesday, September 18th 2013 around 8:00am UAFD was called to assist with a Garage Fire in Monaghan Twp.  Truck 23 and Engine 223 were on the original dispatch list.  Truck 23 responded with 4 and arrived on scene to help extinguish the fire moving into the house.  Crews working interior and also exterior with fire ground operations.  Engine 223 was awaiting manpower and at the same time Tanker 23 was dispatched.  Tanker 23 responded and assisted with (1) load of water before returning available.  Engine 223 was replaced by another unit coming from Cumberland.   Crews worked on scene for about 2+ hours and reported no injuries.

** All Photos courtesy  of Curt Werner

Award Winner from 86th Annual Convention

September 16th, 2013

Convention

2013 Cumberland Convention Award Winners

Most Functional and Best Appearing Engine 2013-2006                      

1st    West Shore Bureau of Fire Engine 2-13

2nd   Cumberland Valley Engine 53

3rd    Monroe Fire Co. Engine 25

Out of County

1st   Jonestown Engine 10

2nd

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Most Functional and Best Appearing Engine 2005-2000                      

1st   Union Carlisle Engine 141

2nd  Silver Springs Engine 31

3rd   Shiremanstown Engine 22

Out of County                   

1st

2nd

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Most Functional and Best Appearing Engine 1999-1990       

1st     New Kingstown Engine 133

2nd   Goodwill FC Engine 15

3rd     Penn Twp Engine 150

 

 

Out of County                   

1st     Fairview Twp Engine 68

2nd   Franklintown FC Engine 65

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Most Functional and Best Appearing Engine Pre 1990

1st   Hampden Twp.  Engine 330

2nd  Citizens Mt. Holly Engine 236

3rd

 

Out of County                   

1st

2nd

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Most Functional and Best Appearing Rescue Pumper

1st   Northeast Fire & Rescue Engine 20

2nd  West Shore Bureau of Fire Engine Sq.13

3rd   New Kingstown Fire Co. Engine 233

 

Out of County                   

1st    Duncannon    Engine/Rescue #2

2nd

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Most Functional and Best Appearing Aerial Ladder/Platform

1st   Shippensburg    Truck 53

2nd  Lower Allen Twp    Truck 12

3rd   Midway Fire Co.  Tower 117

 

Out of County                   

1st

2nd

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Most Functional and Best Appearing Rescue

1st   Carlisle Fire & Rescue    Rescue 45

2nd  Lower Allen Twp     Sq.12

3rd   Silver Springs      Rescue 31

 

Out of County                   

1st

2nd

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Most Functional and Best Appearing Squad

1st   Carlisle Fire & Rescue    Air 45

2nd  Shippensburg      Air 53

3rd   New Kingstown   Sq. 33

 

Out of County                   

1st

2nd

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Most Functional and Best Appearing Tanker (Elliptical Tank)

1st   New Kingstown  Tanker 33

2nd  West Pennsboro  Tanker 46

3rd   Silver Springs      Rescue 31

 

Out of County                   

1st    Duncannon   Tanker 2

2nd

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Most Functional and Best Appearing Tanker (Square Tank)

1st   Upper Frankford    Engine 248

2nd  Silver Springs      Tanker 31

3rd

 

Out of County                   

1st

2nd

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Most Functional and Best Appearing Mini Pumper

1st   Monroe FC    MP 25

2nd  Silver Spring    MP 31

3rd   Friendship Hose  MP 47

 

Out of County                   

1st

2nd

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Most Functional and Best Appearing  Brush Truck

1st   Northeast  FC   Brush 20

2nd  Carlisle Union    Brush 41

3rd   New Kingstown    Bruch 33

 

Out of County                   

1st

2nd

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Most Functional and Best Appearing  Traffic Control Unit

1st   New Kingstown    Traffic 33

2nd  Silver Springs     Traffic 31

3rd   Hampden Twp   Traffic 130

 

Out of County                   

1st

2nd

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Most Functional and Best Appearing  BLS Unit

1st   West Shore EMS  QRS 63

2nd  Upper Frankford QRS 48

3rd   New Cumberland  QRS 10

 

Out of County                   

1st

2nd

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Most Functional and Best Appearing  ALS Unit

1st   West Shore EMS

2nd

3rd

 

Out of County                   

1st

2nd

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Most Functional and Best Appearing  Special Service Unit (Utility, Foam, Air, Other

1st   New Kingstown  Spill Trailer 33

2nd

3rd

 

Out of County                   

1st

2nd

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Most Functional and Best Appearing  Fire Company  (Three or Less Apparatus)

1st   Newville Fire Co.

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Most Functional and Best Appearing  Fire Company  (Four  or More Apparatus)

1st   New Kingstown Fire Co.

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Best Marching Unit

1st   New Kingstown Fire Co.

2nd   New Cumberland Fire Co.

 

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Longest Distance

1st   Jonestown Fire Co.

2nd  Shippensburg Fire Co.

 

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Best Appearing Hand or Horse Drawn (Must be pulled by Hand or Horses)

1st   Newville Friendship FC  #47

2nd  New Cumberland FD  #10

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Best Appearing Antique Motorized Apparatus- Fire Company Owned

1st   Cumberland Valley Hose Co.  #53

2nd

 

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Best Appearing Antique Motorized Apparatus- Private Owned                                       

(1970-1987)

1st   Tim Nissley  1970 Mack Engine

2nd  David Howard  1970 Am. LaFrance Engine

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Best Appearing Antique Motorized Apparatus- Private Owned                                        

 (Pre-1970)

1st   Jim Atkinson 1941 Mack Hose Wagon

2nd  Tim Jones  1937 Seagrave Engine

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Special Judges Awards

Life Lion Medical Helicopter   (Leading the Parade)

Duncannon Fire Co.    (Coming to Convention after 4am fire)

Stoney Miller     (Coming with Antique Apparatus)

Cutting Edge Judging   (Crew that did our Judging)

Bob Buhrig     (Our MC of the Convention Parade)

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Special Award

Jim Salter ( Most active Committee Member

 

 

 

Cumberland County Firefighters Parade and Block Party

September 13th, 2013

Tomorrow is going to be a great day and fun for the whole family at the ! Block party on Main Street from 10am – 2pm. The parade starts at 2pm. We can’t wait!!

 

 

 

Block Party

Cumberland County Convention…..It’s Coming to Mechanicsburg next week!!!

September 3rd, 2013

Block Party