Tonight, Mark Ray and Tony Coleman were promoted to the rank of Lieutenant.
On January 10, 2015, the Indian Harbour Beach Volunteer Fire Department held its annual awards night. Awards night is when firefighters get recognized for their outstanding service and dedication to the fire department. Here are the recipients of the awards: Most trainings/drills: Firefighters Jack Hozdish & Matthew Cooch Signal 25 (Fire calls): Firefighters Craig Finkelstein […]
In the year of 2014, we have responded to 116 incidents. 11 of those were fires, 4 rescues, 12 hazardous conditions (gas spills, suspicious odors, etc), 39 service calls (assists, smoke/odor removal, etc), and 50 false alarms. The most common day we received a call was Thursday with 24 incidents followed by Saturday with 23 […]
The officers and firefighters of the IHBVFD are pleased to be escorting Santa through the city again this year! Santa will make his first appearance at Gleason park on Friday, December 12th at 7:30 p.m. Santa is looking forward to hearing what everyone wants for the holidays, so be sure to bring your list! […]
Members of the IHBVFD participated in our weekly Thursday night drill. Tonight’s scenario was using the station as a warehouse with HVAC units on fire on the roof, and victims trapped inside. Once the crews reached the victim, the wall “magically” disappeared, and they activated a “Mayday”. RIT made entry, located the lost crew and victim, […]