Jul
30
2015

Next Chicken BBQ on Aug. 8th

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Mark your calendars..The next Rutherford Fire Chicken Barbecue will be Saturday Aug. 8th.   Dinners will be served from approx 10 a.m. until SOLD OUT.  Warning we usually sell out about noon.  Dinners are still $7   (Yes $7)   Dinners include 1/2 chicken, baked potato, roll & butter.  Proceeds from this barbecue benefit the Rutherford Fire Company & the Rutherford Heights Lions Club.

 

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Jul
25
2015

National Night Out August 4th

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The 2015 National Night out will be held on Tuesday August 4th. This years event will once again be held at Vanetta Park in the Lawnton Area of the twp. Vanetta Park is located behind the 7-11 at the 4800 block of Derry street. Everyone is invited, stop by and see your local Police and 1st responders.
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Jun
28
2015

Working Vehicle Fire @ Speedway Mart

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Today several Swatara Fire Companies were dispatched to a working car fire in the 456-3 box of Mushroom Hill Rd and Rt 322 at the gas station Speedway.
Upon arrival Chief 456 -1 reported a car fire fully involved and took action. Crews did a great job protecting the main Structure as other crews battled the car and the gas pumps. No injuries were reported.
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Jun
20
2015

Working Vehicle Fire

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This morning Company 45 & 44 were dispatched to the Hbg. Humane Society for a working vehicle fire in the parking lot. Crews arrived to find a working fire in the engine compartment.

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Jun
6
2015

Box 46-2, Hummelstown Boro

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On Thursday evening, Engine 45 was dispatched to Hummelstown for a commercial structure fire at a building housing 3 local businesses, which escalated to a 2nd alarm. The engine crew assisted with venting the roof, performing fire attack, soaking hot spots, and overhauling before being released by command after spending over 3 hours on scene (Photos by Capital City Fire Photos.)

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May
27
2015

Sunday Afternoon Mulch Pile Fire

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Sunday afternoon the Attack responded with other units to assist company 49 with a large mulch pile fire at the Swatara Twp. compost facility.  Crews were on the scene approx. 2.5 hrs.

Units: E41,  E49, R49, A45, T54, T59, A48

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May
22
2015

Rutherford Fire Honors Veterans at Memorial Day Service

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Monday morning crews put on their Class “A”s loaded up the rigs and participated in the Annual Memorial Day Service in Rutherford.   Thank you to all the Vets who have served, and are currently serving our country.

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Apr
19
2015

Box 39-4 Structure Fire

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Yesterday afternoon just before 4 p.m., Squad 45 was dispatched to assist crews from Lebanon & Dauphin Counties with a 1st alarm working commercial structure fire in East Hanover Twp. when command requested two additional rescue units.  Upon arrival, the majority of the fire had been knocked down by previously arriving crews. The Squad crew was on scene for about 2 hours assisting with soaking hot spots and performing overhaul before being released by command shortly before the box was placed in service.

 

Engines: 36-1, 39, 39-1, 48, Lebanon 1-1

Rescues: 35, 37, 46, 48, Squad 45

Air: 35

Tankers: 35, 37, 38, 39, 47, 54, 59, Cumberland 17, Cumberland 20, Lebanon 11, Lebanon 2, Lebanon 2-1, Lebanon 6, Lebanon 7

Trucks: 34, Lebanon 1, Lebanon 12

Traffic: 36

Brush: 36-1

Special Unit: 36

Rehab/Canteen: Lebanon 6, American Red Cross

EMS: SCEMS

Command: CH 36, CH39

 

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Apr
10
2015

Rutherford Fire Company 2014 Year-End Slideshow

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Please enjoy our company’s annual slideshow for 2014.  We apologize for the tardiness of the video.  Thank you to FF Jon Canulli for putting this together.  Well done, and much appreciated.

 

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