Author Archives: paddy

Toughest Challenge During Fire Academy Was Battling Cancer

WGNTV.COM: “A young firefighter in training faced one of his toughest challenges even before graduating the academy. Two weeks before 22-year-old Luke Wroblewski was set to enter the Frankfort Fire Academy, he was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. There was a lump in his clavicle. He started chemotherapy immediately. The chemo made him nauseous and exhausted. He would get treatments on ...

Read More »

Building Fire at Recycling Plant 2nd Alarm Video and Audio 5-27-2014

Building Fire at Recycling Plant 2nd Alarm Video and Audio 5-27-2014 Video from photographer Dennis Wallace: “Southfield 2nd Alarm Building Fire @ Recycling Plant 20000 8 Mile. Mutual Aid Royal Oak, Ferndale, Birmingham, Bloomfield Twp, Farmington Hills & West Bloomfield FDs              All the photos from this Incident can be seen at: http://www.detroitfiregroundimages.com Subscribe for ...

Read More »

Ride a Long with Chicago Squad 2 to a 4-11 Alarm Fire on 12/02/2002

A Ride a Long with Chicago Fire Department Squad 2 to a 4-11 Alarm Fire at 1827 N Monitor Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

Read More »

Chicago Pilsen Warehouse Fire

Things Get Hot During The Pilsen Warehouse Fire in Chicago Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

Read More »

NFFF and The Chicago Fire Department Team Up to Provide this Effective Safety Video

National Fallen Firefighters Foundation and the Chicago Fire Department Team Up to Provide This Very Effective Safety Video. A Must Watch For All Firefighters Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

Read More »

Great video of CFD Engine 84/Truck51 and Troops Working a Fire on Dec. 22, 2008

Chicago Engine 84 Truck 51 Working a Still and Box Alarm Fire at 5707 S. Michigan on December 22, 2008 Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

Read More »

Excellent Video of Chicago Firefighters Making Quick Work of a 3 Story Apt. Fire

Chicago Firefighters make a quick knockdown of a fire at 7816 S. Cornell in the early hours of December 1, 2013. Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

Read More »

Chicago Nov. 15, 2013 4-11 Alarm Fire

Chicago Firefighters fight a 4-11 Alarm fire on November 15, 2013. With Radio Traffic Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

Read More »