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June - January 2018 Headline Photos


06/23/2018 Hudson Valley Volunteer Fireman's Assoc. Parade.
                                                   East Greenbush Fire Company Wins Three Trophies.
        On Saturday afternoon, June 23, 2018 The dedicated members of the East Greenbush Fire Company were awarded three trophies this past weekend at the 129th Annual Convention of the Hudson Valley Volunteer Fireman's Association.[...]
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06/22/2018 Hudson Valley Volunteer Fireman's Assoc. Mardi Gras Parade.
        On Friday evening, June 22, 2018 the members participated in the annual Mardi-Gras parade and the Fire Co. was awarded a 1st Place trophy for the Best Firematic theme.
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6/22/2018 Hudson Valley Volunteer Fireman’s Association Firefighter recognition
       The East Greenbush Fire Company has been active members of the Hudson Valley Volunteer Fireman’s Association since 1916. Today, Captain Mark Becker and Firefighter Christopher Lavin were recognized by the Association for their assistance in the rescue of fire victims at a second alarm fire in the City of Rensselaer.
       We congratulate Captain Becker, Firefighter Lavin and the members from the City of Rensselaer Fire Department, Clinton Heights Fire Department and Defreestville Fire Department who assisted with the fire rescue and suppression efforts.

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6/01/2018 Engine 8 Delivery.
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6/1/2018 Mutual Aid Fire in City of Rensselaer.
       On Friday Night at approximately 8:35PM the members of the East Greenbush Fire Department were alerted by the East Greenbush Dispatch Center for a second alarm mutual aid request for a Structure fire in the City of Rensselaer. [...]
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5/31/2018 Explorer Drill.
       On Thursday, May 31st, the EGFD Explorers ran their final hoseline drill.

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5/29/2018 Phillips Rd. Station Drill.
       On Tuesday, May29th, the EGFD drilled at the our Phillips Rd. Station.

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5/26/2018 Memorial Day Parade.

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5/23/2018 Car Accident River Rd.
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5/17/2018 Hall St. and Albany Place Wires down.
       On May 17th around 2:53 , East Greenbush Fire Department was dispatched for wires down in the area of Hall St. and Albany Place. [...]

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5/10/2018 Giffy's BBQ Fundraiser.
       On Thursday May 10th the East Greenbush Fire Company Giffy's BBQ Fundraiser was held at the Main Station on Hayes Rd.

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4/28/2018 RecruitNY event.
        On Saturday, April 28th, the East Greenbush Fire Company participated in the FASNY state wide program to recruit new members into the volunteer fire service. "Volunteer fire departments need more than firefighters. You can use your skills to benefit the volunteer fire service in a number of ways. Visit your local department to see how you can truly make a difference."

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4/24/2018 Mutual Aid Fire in Rensselaer.
       On Tuesday Night at approximately 10:15PM the members of the East Greenbush Fire Department were alerted by Rensselaer Co. Dispatch Center for a second alarm mutual aid request for a Structure fire at 1491 1st street in the City of Rensselaer.[...]
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4/24/2018 Rensselaer County Tower Drill.
       On Tuesday, April 24th, the EGFD drilled at the Rensselaer County Training Tower.

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4/24/2018 Mutual Aid Brookview Rd. Brush Fire.
       On April 24th at 11:36 am, East Greenbush Fire Department was dispatched to assist with a brush fire in Schodack Valley's Fire District. Upon arrival a 1-3/4 line was stretched and the fire extinguished.
       As a reminder, the NYS DEC has banned all residential brush burning from March 16 through May 14 across New York State.

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4/21/2018 Public Education at YMCA.
        On Saturday, April 18th, the East Greenbush Fire Company participated in the YMCA program in East Greenbush.

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4/15/2018 Upper Mannix Rd. Brush Fire.
       On April 15th at 3:15, East Greenbush Fire Department was dispatched for an brush fire started from embers of a control burn.[...]
       As a reminder, the NYS DEC has banned all residential brush burning from March 16 through May 14 across New York State.

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4/10/2018 Donation to EGFD.
       Thank you Steve Rentz from Invisible Fence for your generous donation of rescue mask kits for pets. The East Greenbush Fire Co. Is extremely grateful !


4/9/2018 Oakwood St. Brush Fire.
       On April 9th at 4:27, East Greenbush Fire Department was dispatched for an annoying control burn. Upon arrival a 1-3/4 line was stretched and the fire extinguished.

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3/29/2018 James Van Buren Wake and Funeral.
       It is with a heavy heart we announced the untimely passing of life member, past Chief, and past Commissioner James Van Buren. We appreciate all of Jim's contributions to the East Greenbush Fire Company and honered him at the wake and funeral. Please keep Jim and his family in your thoughts and prayers. He will be missed by all.


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3/31/2018 Elliot Rd Car Accident.
       On Saturday March 31st, East Greenbush Fire Dept was toned out for a Car accident on Elliot Rd. [...]


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3/30/2018 Fish and Chips Night.
       During the month of March the East Greenbush Fire Company held four Fish and Chips Nights at the Phillips Rd Banquet Hall. Thanks to all our patrons who made these nights a success.


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3/25/2018 Pancake Breakfast.
       On Sunday March 25th East Greenbush Fire Company Pancake Breakfast was held in the Phillips Rd Banquet Hall.


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3/11/2018 Fatal Mutual Aid Fire in City of Rensselaer.
       Early morning on 3/11/2018, at approximately 4:49 am, the East Greenbush Fire Department was alerted by the East Greenbush Emergency Communications Center to respond for a fire on Mann Ave. in the city of Rensselaer.[...]

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2/26/2017 Joe Naglieri Wake and Funeral.
       It is with a heavy heart we announced the untimely passing of life member, Joe Naglieri. We appreciate all of Joe's contributions to the East Greenbush Fire Company and honered him at the wake and funeral. Please keep Joe and his family in your thoughts and prayers. He will be missed by all.


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2/23/2018 Mutual Aid Fire in East Schodack.
       At approximately 5:39am the East Greenbush Department was requested to the scene with Truck 11 for a working structure fire on Route 150 in the East Schodack Fire District.[...]

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2/12/2018 Vehicle accidents Village of Nassau.
       Monday February 12th was a long day on route 20 as 2 accidents in separate locations disrupted traffic.[...]

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2/5/2018 Mutual Aid Fire in Village of Nassau.
       At approximately 1:36 pm, the East Greenbush Fire Department was alerted to standby for a fire on Dunham Hollow Rd. in Nassau. [...]

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2018 Installation Banquet by Peter Lehmann.
                                                   East Greenbush Fire Company Elects Officers for 2018
       The gala 102nd Annual Installation and Inspection of the East Greenbush Fire Company was held at the Hilton Garden Inn in Troy, New York on Saturday January 20, 2018.

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1/26/2018 3 Greenbush Ave. Garage Fire.
        At approximately 6:16 PM on Friday, January 26, the East Greenbush Fire Department was dispatched to a reported structure fire on Greenbush Ave.[...]


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1/21/2018 824 Ridge Rd. Fire.
        At approximately 5:35 PM on Sunday, January 21, the East Greenbush Fire Department was dispatched to a reported Structure Fire on Ridge Rd. [...]


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1/6/2018 Mutual Aid Fire in City of Resselaer.
       At approximately 12:57am, the East Greenbush Fire Department was alerted by the East Greenbush Emergency Communications Center for a 2nd alarm assignment in the city of Rensselaer.;...]

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1/3/2018 Mutual Aid Fire in East Schodack.
       On Wednesday afternoon at approximately 2:45PM the members of the East Greenbush Fire Department were alerted by Rensselaer Co. Dispatch Center for a second alarm mutual aid request[...]

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