The long and hard work of rebuilding fire-shattered communities has gotten an important assist this month as California continues to rise from the ashes. The California Fire Foundation is announcing the distribution of more than $3 million in grants to … Read More
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HOPE AND TOGETHERNESS As 2019 draws to a close, we are reminded that the holidays represent a time of togetherness and hope. A time to gather with friends and family, and look forward to a new year full of possibilities. … Read More
Sacramento Fire Department and Sacramento Area Firefighters Local 522 are saddened to announce the loss of one of their own. Sacramento Firefighter Tamara Thacher passed away on November 26, 2019 after a battle with job-related cancer. A member of the Sacramento City Fire … Read More
Murrieta Firefighters Association Local 3540 and the Murrieta Fire and Rescue Department are saddened to announce the loss of one of their own in the line of duty. Murrieta Firefighter-Paramedic Dean Hale passed away on November 22, 2019 after a courageous … Read More
CAL FIRE and Local 2881 are saddened to announce the loss of one of their own. CAL FIRE Fire Captain Paul Rotondaro, passed away on October 2, 2019 after he was in a car crash in Gustine, California. Brother Rotondaro began his career in … Read More