Frederick-Firestone Station 4 Open House 2019

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Station 4 Open House Frederick-Firestone Fire District held a open house on August 31st, 2019 at Station 4 10706 County Rd. 7. in Del Camino. The community was invited out to tour the station, view some of the District’s apparatus and meet the firefighters. There was a fitness challenge for kids that included spraying a fire hose. Fire safety material was also …

MDA Proclamation Ceremony 2019

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MDA Proclamation Ceremony A special proclamation ceremony was held on August 26th, 2019 at the Colorado Professional Fire Fighter Offices in Lakeside for the 2019 Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA), this is the 65th Annual Fill the Boot campaign, and hosted with members of the Colorado Professional Fire Fighters, Denver Metro Fire Departments and the Muscular Dystrophy Association. The event kicked off the Fill …

Highland Rescue Team Open House 2019

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Highland Rescue Open House The Highland Rescue Team Ambulance District held their annual open house at the EMS Station 317 S. Lookout Mountain Rd. on August 24th, 2019.  The community came out to meet with neighbors, team members, tour the ambulances and enjoy lunch. Foothills Fire Protection District, Genesee Fire Protection District, Colorado State Patrol and Flight for Life also participated in the …

Palmer Lake Open House 2019

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Palmer Lake Open House Palmer Lake Fire Department held their annual open house on August 24th, 2019 at the fire station located on Valley Cresent St. and at the community baseball field. During the open house members from the community got the chance to tour the fire trucks, fire station, ambulance, medical helicopters from LifeLine and Flight for Life, and El …

Brighton Safety Expo 2019

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Brighton Safety Expo Brighton Fire Rescue District participated in the 2019 Brighton Safety Expo and Touch-A-Truck at City Hall on August 24th, 2019.  The local community came out in force to meet with first responders, check out the apparatus, and learn valuable safety information. The Adams County Sheriff’s Office, Advanced Urgent Care, AirLife, Brighton Police Department, Brighton Public Works, Colorado Parks …

Evergreen Health & Safety Day 2019

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Evergreen Health & Safety Day Evergreen Fire Protection District held their 21st Annual Health & Safety Day at Station 2 on August 24th, 2018. Hundreds of residents came out to meet with firefighters, learn safety information, and enjoyed a pancake breakfast and hot dog BBQ. The festivities included a bicycle safety course, fire truck rides in the 1966 Mack pumper, sidewalk …

Elbert Sheriff Safety Fair 2019

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Elbert Sheriff Safety Fair The Elbert County Sheriff’s Office held their annual safety fair at the Walmart in Elizabeth on August 17th, 2019. The community was invited out to meet with first responders, check out the tools of their trade, and learn a lot of valuable safety information. AirLife Denver, Colorado Bureau of Investigation, Colorado State Patrol, Denver Police Department, …

EMILY Remote Controlled Rescue

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EMILY Remote Controlled Rescue Denver Fire Department received their new high speed rescue robot called E.M.I.L.Y. (Emergency Integrated Lifesaving Lanyard), made by Hydronalix, which is a remote controlled robotic rescue boat that has Sonar to help swimmers stay afloat until a rescuer arrives, and also provides Sonar, which is courtesy of the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR). EMILY, which also …

Colorado Springs Live Fire Training

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Live Fire Training On August 13th, 2019 the Colorado Springs Fire Department crews were able to train with live fire at a donated structure in the 100 block of E. Cheyenne Rd. Crews that attended ran three separate scenarios with the additional help of several firefighters from Colorado Springs’ sister city Nuevas Casas Grandes, Mexico. Units in Attendance: Battalion Chief …

Fire Rescue Dogs Calendar Debut Party 2020

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Fire Rescue Dogs Calendar Debut The 2020 Fire Rescue Dogs Calendar Debut Party was held at the Armory Performing Arts Center in Brighton on August 10th, 2019. Hundreds came out to see the puppies, meet with the “fan favorite” firefighters that were back to show their support, get their calendars, have them signed and help raise money for Lifeline Puppy Rescue, a …

Southeast Weld Pancake Breakfast 2019

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Pancake Breakfast Southeast Weld Fire Protection District hosted their annual pancake breakfast on August 10th, 2019 at Station 1 in Keenesburg. The community came out to meet with firefighters, enjoy a pancake breakfast, ham, and eggs by the members of the fire district. After breakfast, the Fair Parade celebrating agriculture, rodeo, local business and local schools was held, part of the Southeast …

Front Range Station 2 Pancake Breakfast 2019

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Front Range Pancake Breakfast On August 10th, 2019 Front Range Fire Rescue hosted their second of 2 annual pancake breakfasts, this one at Station 2 in Milliken. Breakfast goers were entertained by Chief Michael West playing bagpipes. The event is held in conjunction with Milliken’s Beef ‘n Bean Day and along with the breakfast includes a parade, fun and games …

Colorado Firefighter Calendar Debut Party 2020

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Colorado Firefighter Calendar Debut Party The Colorado Firefighter Calendar held their 2020 Debut Party in the Seawell Ballroom at the Denver Center for Performing Arts on August 9th, 2019.  A large crowd turned out to meet with firefighters, see who made the beefsteak style calendar and obtain their personal copies.  Proceeds benefit the Pediatric Burn Center at Children’s Hospital Colorado. …

Federal Heights Summer Social

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Summer Social The City Federal Heights hosted a Summer Social with Federal Heights Fire Department & Federal Heights Police Department on August 8th, 2019 at Ruston Park. Members of the community were treated to food, music, a bouncy house, free face painting, and more. Federal Heights Fire was educating kids about bike helmet safety and kids were given a free bike helmet. There …

Aurora National Night Out

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Aurora National Night Out Aurora Fire Rescue and Aurora Police Department joined many of their colleagues across the county on August 6th, 2019 for National Night Out.  NNO is an annual community-building event that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie.  The annual event is a chance for community members to meet their neighbors, local first responders, and help make their communities a safer and more …

Firefighters Car Fest 2019

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Firefighters Car Fest The 4th Annual Firefighters Car Fest was held on August 4th, 2019 at the Stenger Soccer Complex in Arvada. The community came out to view all types of vehicles including classics, hot rods, muscle, motorcycles. police, and fire equipment old and new. A school supply drive was also held during the event, that helped support students in …