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Children’s Christmas Party

On Saturday, November 25th, the Washington Fire Company will host its 103rd Annual Children’s Christmas Party at the station from 12 Noon until 2 pm.  Santa Claus will arrive by firetruck and then meet with all the children.  Pictures can … Continue reading

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Community Day Fun

Thank you to everyone who came out to visit w/ the Washies during this years Community Day.  We had a great time meeting everyone.  Click the link below to see some of the photos taken that day….. Community Day 2017

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Washies Hoping To Keep Consolidation Moving Forward

Below is a link to the recent Cumberlink (Sentinel) article regarding the current status of the Fire Company consolidation in Mechanicsburg….      Mechanicsburg Fire Companies Consilidation Also, posted below is the letter that was read to the Mechanicsburg Borough Council … Continue reading

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Washies Members Assist With Operation Wildcat

4 members of the Washies assisted with Operation Wildcat by delivering items to a family within the District this evening.  Thank you to FF Chris Fenicle, Lt. Chris Bixler, FF Nick Bixler and FF Savannah Toddes.  They even made a … Continue reading

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Rotary Club Donation

The members of the Washington Fire Co. would like to thank the Mechanicsburg Rotary Club for their generous donation to our Company.  Pictured (L to R) Mike McConahy, Rotary Club VP, Mark Dixon, Rotary Club President,  Gary Neff, Washies Fire … Continue reading

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The White Stuff

During this weeks snow storm, Station 28 was fully staffed with dedicated volunteers to cover any dispatched situations that arose during the storm.  1 such call saw the crews responding to an automatic alarm at Elmwood Elementary School.  Below is … Continue reading

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Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow…..

With the impending snow forecast, just a friendly reminder, if you have a fire hydrant on or near your property, please keep it accessible for use by the Fire Department.  This will allow the men and women to focus on … Continue reading

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Change Your Clock, Change Your Battery

Just a friendly reminder, with the upcoming time change on Sunday morning, it’s a great time to replace the batteries in all of your smoke alarms.  The National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA) reported that in one-quarter (23%) of the home … Continue reading

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AARP Crew

Tonight, while the members were participating in training drills at the Navy Base, the Borough companies were dispatched for a transformer fire on Old Silver Springs Road. The members who stayed behind at the station responded with Engine 228 while … Continue reading

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