Herald Fire Protection District is saddened to announce the loss of one of their own. Retired Herald Assistant Fire Chief Joseph Grubba passed away on January 13, 2021 after a battle with job-related cancer. A member of Herald Fire Protection District … Read More
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Los Angeles Fire Department and United Firefighters of Los Angeles City, Local 112 are saddened to announce the loss of one of their own. Fire Captain I George Roque passed away on January 1, 2021 from complications of COVID-19. Brother … Read More
For many, 2020 has been a very difficult year but as we move into the holiday season, we are reminded that the spirit of the holidays is unwavering. The holidays will always represent togetherness even if we cannot be together, … Read More
Last month, Airbnb Co-Founder and CEO Brian Chesky announced his intention to personally donate $10 million to non-profit organizations around the world that support frontline workers responding to the COVID-19 crisis. Today, Chesky announced that he will contribute $2 million of … Read More
California Fire Foundation and General Motors team up to donate vehicles to California fire departments
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SACRAMENTO – The California Fire Foundation today announced it is delivering 10 new Chevrolet trucks and SUVs donated by General Motors to local fire departments in need across the state. “As worsening, year-round fire seasons become the … Read More