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Posted: Dec 2, 2021

VIDEO: Jeremy Renner to Build Fire Station in Lake Tahoe

Actor Jeremy Renner is building a fire station for the community in Lake Tahoe, near the CA-NV border, he recently said on The Kelly Clarkson Show.

The Hurt Locker star owns a house in the town and decided to avenge the devastating wildfires with the station, he told the former American Idol winner.

“It is a hot zone for fires, so we’re creating [the station] to protect the community,” he says. “Tahoe got struck pretty hard. It’s lovely to give back to the community, and I love to do it.”

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Posted: Dec 2, 2021

PHOTOS: 1980 FDNY Apparatus

The FDNY recently shared a slew of throwback photos from 41 years ago.

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“Today’s FDNY #tbt photo is from this day in 1980 –a 3-alarm fire at 593 Oak Terrace in the Bronx,” the department writes on social media.

Posted: Dec 2, 2021

Twice as Nice: Hialeah (FL) Fire Rescue Holds Pair of Ceremonies

Hialeah (FL) Fire Rescue recently held a pair of ceremonies: One for the opening of its Station 9 and a push-in ceremony for its Engine 5.

Engine 5 is a 2021 Pierce Saber that has a 700-gallon tank, holds 20 gallons of foam, a 1,250-gpm pump, and a Cummins L9 engine.

Related: Hialeah (FL) Fire Station Dedicated to Chief Engineer

Station 9 is located at 3620 West 104 St.

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Posted: Dec 2, 2021

Zoneton (KY) Fire Department Reveals Santa Truck 2021

Wednesday evening, for the 24th consecutive year, the Zoneton (KY) Fire Department debuted its Santa Truck.

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Photo of the Day: December 24, 2019

The department spent weeks dooting up the truck with holiday lights and decorations.

See video of the reveal here, and scroll down to find a list of the neighborhoods the Santa Truck will visit.