Santa Cruz City Local 1716 is saddened to announce the passing of one of its own in the line of duty. Santa Cruz Firefighter/Paramedic Clayton Ogden was diagnosed with job-related cancer on Tuesday, July 11, 2017. He succumbed to his … Read More
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Join the San Francisco 49ers on Thursday, August 31st for our Inaugural Firefighter Appreciation Night and show your support for the California Fire Foundation! The Firefighter Appreciation Night Standard ticket includes your ticket to the game and a donation back to the … Read More
Memorial service scheduled for June 16. The Los Angeles City Fire Department and the United Firefighters of Los Angeles City, Local 112 are saddened to announce the loss of one of their own in the line of duty. On the … Read More
Senate Bill (SB) 503, authored by Senator Josh Newman, passed the State Senate with no opposition. The measure will allow taxpayers to continue to voluntarily contribute to a dozen tax check-off programs. The measure also extends the sunset date for … Read More
Four people were displaced by a fire at a single-family home in south Modesto on Wednesday morning. Crews from the Modesto and Ceres fire departments were dispatched about 6 a.m. to the report of a house fire on the 1600 … Read More