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Soap Opera

June 30, 2015 // 3 Comments

  Growing up, I got to see what the fire service is really like. I can remember my first ride in a fire truck with my dad when he was a Lieutenant. I remember the [...]

The Untouchables.

June 14, 2015 // 27 Comments

Every station has them, maybe one ,or maybe a pack of them. They are the highly trained book smart firefighters that have no on-the-job experience to back-up the fancy sheet [...]

The Rookie Attitude

March 13, 2015 // 3 Comments

As a rookie, our most important job is to earn the respect and trust of our brothers and sisters in the fire service.  Too often, departments get fresh recruits with very [...]

Junkyard Dogs

March 1, 2015 // 6 Comments

So there you are with a fresh bottle after sucking the first one dry, and you hear command make the call. “I need someone to do this thing over there, who do I [...]

As the Kitchen Turns

February 18, 2015 // 1 Comment

Firehouse kitchens are famous for hosting solutions to the world’s problems. A steaming Bunn coffee maker and with coffee cups in hand, Firefighters around the country [...]