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Meeting Announcements
11/13/2017
CCVFA Monthly Meeting

11/27/2017
Southern MD Volunteer Firemen's Association Meeting


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2016 Stats
Fire EMS
Jan 679 1169
Feb 516 1178
Mar 692 1357
Apr 696 1227
May 592 1254
Jun 693 1175
Jul 705 1303
Aug 669 1319
Sep 713 1278
Oct 660 1265
Nov 692 1140
Dec 714 1354
Total 8021 15019

2017 Stats
Month Fire EMS
Jan 628 1311
Feb 555 1247
Mar 804 1299
Apr 607 1243
May 629 1326
Jun 525 1367
Jul 670 1290
Aug 767 1243
Sep 529 1299
Oct
Nov
Dec
Total 5714 11625

2015 Stats
Fire EMS
Jan 612 1218
Feb 703 1078
Mar 678 1238
Apr 712 1181
May 744 1311
Jun 785 1227
Jul 609 1292
Aug 752 1263
Sep 634 1221
Oct 736 1151
Nov 711 1144
Dec 626 1190
Total 8302 14514





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FHExpo17: Firefighting Attorney Addresses FLSA Concerns
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Neighbor Saves Three Men from Burning GA House Fire
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FHExpo17: Product Technology Dazzles Show Attendees
Vendors from all sectors of the fire service displayed their latest technological achievements at Firehouse Expo.

FHExpo17: Apparatus Innovations Abound on Show Floor in Nashville
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FHExpo17: Contributors Inducted into Firehouse Hall of Fame


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Veteran Named Chief of Oakland, CA, Fire Dept.
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Seven Firefighters Hurt Battling Bear Fire in CA
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Avoiding Failure on the Fireground
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Two Blazing Homes Challenge LA Firefighters
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FHExpo17: FDNY's Ceriello Delivers Cautionary Keynote
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FHExpo17: Step Up & Stand Out Award Presented to Wiggins Fire Department
The Wiggins, MS, Fire Dept. was recognized as the winner of the 2017 Step Up & Stand Out award at Firehouse Expo.

FHExpo17: Firehouse Recognizes Winners in Valor & Community Service Awards Program
The Michael O. McNamee Award of Valor and Thomas Carr Community Service Award were handed out at Firehouse Expo.

FHExpo17: Mental Health Tools to Combat PTSD
Palm Beach County firefighter Ric Jorge transformed his own mental health struggle into helping others.

Death Toll 42 in CA Wine Country, FFs Hope for Rain
As efforts continue in Northern California, cooler weather and a chance of rain gave firefighters a boost.

2016 Firehouse Thomas Carr Community Service Award
Firehouse is proud to honor the following departments and individuals for their commitment to community.

First Responder Family Tries to Prevent Tragedy on VA Beach
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WA Firefighters Make Special Trip After Battling CA Wildfires
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MA Town Approves $5.6 Million to Construct New Fire Station
New Fire Station 2 in Saxonville will replace the town's oldest firehouse that has serve for more than a century.

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