| Jun 20, 2011
| 3:25 AM
Scheduled meetings this week of the Washington County Board of Education and Hagerstown Mayor and Council:
WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
• No meeting Tuesday, June 21
WASHINGTON COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION
Board Conference Room...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 8:50 PM
A vote of "No Confidence" for Lancaster City's Bureau of Fire Chief Tim Gregg. The rank and file members IAFF Local 319 casted their votes Thursday evening. Afterwards, union leaders released the following statement.
"We want to make it publicly clear...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 6:58 AM
Upon the retirement of York City Fire Chief Steven Buffington on April 29, 2012, Deputy Fire Chief David Michaels will serve as Acting Fire Chief for the City of York, effective April 30, 2012.
"I am pleased that Chief Michaels has accepted the...
| Aug 17, 2011
Debuting in August 2011 is the first ever national firefighter calendar, Nation's Bravest: Firefighters Unite.
This charitable calendar brings together 12 different cities and their respective fire departments/firefighter unions, who are each actively...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 5:54 PM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz proposed Thursday a general fund operating budget of about $1.65 billion that includes no tax increases but reduces the number of county employees through attrition.
In introducing his spending plan for the 12...
| Oct 9, 2011
| 5:39 PM
Firefighter William Caviness was a life-long athlete and veteran marathoner from North Carolina who signed up for the Chicago race aiming to raise $2,000 for burn victims.
He raised nearly $2,500 before the race, and his supporters followed his...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 7:27 AM
The City of Grand Rapids has reached an agreement for a four-year contract with its firefighters.
Members of the International Association of Firefighters Local 366 approved the contract, which requires firefighters to pay more for their health care...
| May 18, 2011
| 1:28 PM
Lancaster Mayor Richard Gray responds to the city's firefighter union Local 319 offer to accept a one year contract offer that freezes wages at the current level and no change in other rights or benefits. . Another key component in the offer is a No...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 1:44 PM
SOUTH BEND — Whether on or off the job, soon South Bend firefighters will not be allowed to Facebook, tweet, or blog anything relating to their job.
About two years ago, a firefighter posted a picture to Facebook while responding to a call. That...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 11:41 PM
With an anticipated $30 million deficit looming, the Anchorage Fire Department could see Station 15 shut down and lose a full service truck in Eagle River. Critics say that’s a reduction not seen since the 1980’s.
"We will be seeing historic...
| Oct 23, 2012
A vote for Brightman is a vote for integrity
To the editor:
I am writing to advocate for and support the election of Donna Brightman as she is a candidate for re-election to the Washington County Public Schools Board of Education. I have known Mrs....