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    L30 NOTIFICATION
    04/26/17 - Cambridge Fire Fighters
    ATTENTION RETIREES For those of you who still visit our website, the Member Log-In has been updated to active members only. The only reason behind this change is for easier utilization of new "Member Resources" notifications & features on the website and upcoming mobile app. The majority of the content will continue to be available wihout a password.
    TN Public Safety Behavioral Health Act
    04/26/17 - Tennessee Professional Fire Fighters Association
    Watch the TV interviews from Chattanooga and Nashville about the Public Saftey Behavioral Health Act.
    Tom for Dearborn
    04/25/17 - Dearborn Firefighters Local 412
    Passing of Firefighter Peter Torilli
    04/25/17 - Local 1347
    Local 1347 regrets to announce the passing of Retired Firefighter Peter Torilli.
    FF Anderson Funeral Information
    04/25/17 - Colorado Professional Fire Fighters
    Firefighter Brett Anderson of Adams County Fire, L2403, lost his battle with cancer on April 22, 2017. Brother Anderson’s cancer was covered under workers comp and is being recognized by his department as a Line of Duty Death. At the family’s request, there will be a full LODD funeral with procession. The following are the details of his services.
    City of Wichita Contract Offer
    04/25/17 - IAFF Local 135
    Good Afternoon!!! The union will be conducting a Contract Vote on May 2nd, 3rd and 4th, on the City's latest offer. The Negotiating team has worked hard to put as musch money in your pockets and tried to make sure your rights were protected. I am attaching copies of the offer and the Unions Stance. If you have any questions let us know.
    Tuesday, April 25, 2017: UPFFA OF CT. GOLF TOURNAMENT Canceled due to Weather
    04/25/17 - UPFFA
    Firehouse Cookoff
    04/25/17 - IAFF Local 1652
    Congratulations to Brothers Andy Nardini, Joel Sexton, and Cory Pereira on their victory at the Firehouse cook off last weekend.  The Cook off was part of the Hero's Cup Hokey Tournament that was held this past weekend in Marlboro were more than 50 Hokey teams made up of Fire Police and Military competed.
    KCFD Retired Fire Fighters
    04/22/17 - IAFF Local 42
    The Kansas City, Missouri Retired Fire Fighters Association has established its own website.  This is one of the best online sources for KCFD History and we invite you to visit them and learn something new about something old.  Special acknowledgement to Chuck Gabert, KCFD Retired Fire Captain and Ray Elder, KCFD Retired Fire Captain and KCFD Historian.
    Spring Fling IV-Fundraiser for Michael Daniel Jr. Scholarship
    04/22/17 - IAFF Local 42
    Missoula firefighters helping kids after traumatic experiences
    04/22/17 - IAFF Local 271
    House fires are perhaps the most unsettling disasters families can face with possessions and sometimes lives lost. Missoula firefighters are finding great success in helping put children's lives back together with their unique "Fired Up for Kids" campaign.
    Recent Calls
    04/21/17 - Hamden Professional Firefighters
    Release: # 17-008 Date: April 19, 2017 Contact: Deputy Chief Gary Merwede On Tuesday April 18, 2017 at 6:24 pm. the Hamden Fire Department was dispatched to a reported kitchen fire, in the Whitney Village Quinnipiac University student housing complex located at 3075 Whitney Avenue. The first notification call to Hamden Central Communications came from the Quinnipiac security office.
    Hampton Chowdah Challenge
    04/21/17 - Professional Fire Fighters of New Hampshire
    Jameson Memorial Shirts
    04/21/17 - Professional Fire Fighters of New Hampshire
    Friends of Hampton Firefighters People have been asking about a new shirt for Kyle. Below you will find the link to order the new shirt. There are 4 styles, short sleeve t-shirt, long sleeve t-shirt, full zip sweatshirt and quarter zip sweatshirt. T-shirts are $20 and sweatshirts are $50. Orders must be submitted by 4/28/17 so act fast.
    Denver Burn Foundation Payday Raffle Winner
    04/21/17 - Denver Firefighters Local 858
    Happy Payday! We hope this beautiful spring weather has you thinking about your golf game! The Denver Fire Fighters Burn Foundation’s 30th Annual Burn Camp Golf Tournament is scheduled for May 19th at Fox Hollow only four weeks away.  Planning for this year’s tournament is well underway and it is fast approaching.
    McLaren Flint Laboratory Service Centers
    04/21/17 - AFSCME Local 875
    Lyndon Fire-Hiring Opportunity!
    04/21/17 - IAFF Local 3972
    Lyndon Fire is accepting applications and will be testing for an eligibility list to fill open entry level positions for up to the next 12 months.  Click download for additional information or visit www.lyndonfire.com.
    Brother in need
    04/20/17 - Colorado Professional Fire Fighters
    Brothers and Sisters- Please visit this GoFundMe page for a fellow Brother in need. Brother Anderson is with Adams County L2403. www.gofundme.
    Funeral Services: Captain Louis Martin
    04/20/17 - IAFF Local 42
    Graveside Services and Burial for IAFF Local 42 Active Retiree and KCFD Fire Captain Louis "Scooter" Martin will be held on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 10:30 AM at Mt. Olivet Cemetery at 7601 Blue Ridge Blvd, Raytown, MO 64138.  A Celebration of Life will be hosted by IAFF Local 42 the next day on Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 1:00 PM at Gladden Hall, 6320 Manchester Ave.
    Victory for the Good Guys!
    04/20/17 - Professional Fire Fighters of Oklahoma
    Brothers and Sisters;       Chalk up another victory in the good guy’s column! The PFFO Legislative team has worked hard on your behalf to defeat Senate Bill 0436 by Senator Dahm out of Broken Arrow.
    County Chapter 3rd & 4th Steward Vacancy
    04/20/17 - Albuquerque Area Fire Fighters
    The IAFF Local 244 Executive Board is accepting letters of interest for the positions of County Chapter Third & Fourth Steward's for the next 14 calendar days.
    Firefighter's Ball
    04/20/17 - IAFF Somerville Fire Local 76
    The Somerville Firefighter's ball will be held Friday, May 5th. Contact station stewards or Steve Layton for tickets.
    Magistrate Hearing Transcript
    04/19/17 - IAFF 1826
    2017 Regular Union Meeting Dates
    04/19/17 - IAFF Local 1476
    The following dates are for the regularly scheduled meetings in 2017: January 11, March 8, May 10, Sept 13, November 8. These meetings will be held at Cash Corner Station and begin at 1900 hours unless otherwise noted.
    Walt Dix Elected IAFF 12th District Vice-President
    04/18/17 - IAFF Local 2546
    April 18, 2017 – Walter (Walt) Dix, president of Broward County, FL Local 4321, was officially sworn in at IAFF headquarters by General President Harold Schaitberger as the new 12th District Vice President, replacing Larry Osborne who has retired after 10 years of distinguished service on the IAFF Executive Board.
    IAFF Motorcycle Group
    04/18/17 - IAFF 14th District
    IAFF MG Chairman is 14th District Brother Pete Reagan. Please consider joining! Whether you're an active, retired or alumni IAFF member, if you love to ride, you'll want to join the IAFF Motorcycle Group (IAFF-MG).
    Scott FF Combat Challenge
    04/17/17 - Newport News Firefighter's Association
    2017 St. Florian Scholarship Winners
    04/17/17 - IAFF Local 42
    The recipients of the 2017 St. Florian Scholarship are: Hannah Ziglinski, daughter of Christopher Ziglinski David Thurlo Jr., son of David Thurlo, Sr.
    Easter 2017
    04/15/17 - IAFF Local 1014
    Los Angeles County Firefighters IAFF Local 1014 Representing over 3200 Firefighters, Paramedics, Dispatchers, Pilots, Wildland Firefighters, Forestry and Health Haz Mat personnel This holiday weekend started with Good Friday through Easter Sunday.
    2017 Filed Legislation
    04/15/17 - IAFF local 3704
    Click the link below to go directly to all currently filed legislation for 2017. We will update as all bills come avaliable.  http://ose.louisiana.gov/legisSessions/Legis2017/Categories.
    Check out pictures from today's fire
    04/15/17 - Hampton Fire Fighters
    Our photo gallery has been updated! There is a folder for 2017 Pictures and in there you will find pictures from today's brush fire at the Hurd Farm.
    Retirees Get Together
    04/15/17 - IAFF Somerville Fire Local 76
    The next retirees get together will be held on Wednesday, May 10th at the DAV on Broadway, from 9 to noon. If you need retirement papers notarized, please bring them with you.
    Summer Western District Meeting Flyer
    04/15/17 - Pennsylvania Professional Fire Fighters Association
    The summer Western District meeting will be hosted by Altoona L0299 July 19, 2017. The meeting will be held at PNG Field home of the Class AA Altoona Curve. The baseball game will begin at 12:00 against the Harrisburg Senators. There will be a buffet beginning at 11:00. All PPFFA Locals are invited. More information is on the attached flyer.
    Dental Insurance
    04/14/17 - Boston Fire Fighters
    Dental Insurance Open Enrollment Period May 1, 2017 – June 2, 2017 We are happy to announce that the decision to move to self-funded dental plan is already paying dividends. This year’s premium will remain the same as last year. Family:      $27.68 per week Individual:     $10.
    Funeral Services: Captain Mark Williams
    04/14/17 - IAFF Local 42
    Visitation and Funeral Services for IAFF Local 42 Active Retiree and KCFD Retired Fire Captain Mark Williams will be held on Friday April 21st at Concord Fortress of Hope Church 11050 W Longview Pkwy,Kansas City, Missouri 64134. Visitation will be held at the church from 9 AM to 11 AM with the funeral immediately following visitation at 11 AM.
    April 12, 2017: UPFFA Legislative Conference
    04/14/17 - UPFFA
    UPFFA of Ct.
    PPFFA Convention Ad Book
    04/14/17 - Pennsylvania Professional Fire Fighters Association
    NLFD Pipe Band TShirts Now Available!
    04/14/17 - New London Fire Fighters
    Both NLFD Pipe band Tshirts and Off Duty NLFD shirts are available for sale at the Fire Marshal's Office at Fire HQ 289 Bank St, New London. They are available from 8 AM to 4 PM. The Pipe Band Tshirts are available in both short sleeve and long sleeve and in either black or green.   T Shirt prices are $20 for the short sleeves and $25 for the long sleeves.
    Legislative update from PFFUI 4/11/17
    04/13/17 - IAFF Local 4416
    Brothers and Sisters, We are happy to report that four of our major bills have now passed the full Senate or House floors and are on their way to the Governor to sign.  HB1171, disciplinary rights for firefighters, has passed the House 91-4 and now has passed the Senate 49-0.
    St. Florian Fund Scholarship Trustee Position
    04/13/17 - IAFF Local 42
    Currently there are two (2) vacancies for Trustees of the St. Florian Fund.  The Fund is seeking persons who are interested in serving.
    Moose Lodge Offers First Responder Membership
    04/13/17 - IAFF Local 1264
    Somerville Fire Alarm Class A Uniforms
    04/12/17 - IAFF Somerville Fire Local 76
    Somerville Local 76 is proud to announce that for the first time in fire department history, our brothers in fire alarm are now authorized to wear Class A uniforms. Long overdue for our fellow Local 76 members.
    MPHS Bass Team
    04/12/17 - IAFF Local 4381
    Mount Pleasant High School Bass Team was well represented at the Kentucky Lake Tournament. The team brought 9 boats and 6 of them weighed fish with the largest taking 13th place.
    2017 Cinco De Mayo T-Shirts
    04/12/17 - IAFF Local 21
    Passing of Retired Battalion Chief Waldron
    04/12/17 - Chester Firefighters Local 1400
    Its with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of retired Battalion Chief Bill "Lightnin" Waldron. Battalion Chief waldron retired in 2001 after working over 20 years.
    Battle of the Blue Game
    04/12/17 - IAFF Local 312
    April 10, 2017: UPFFA of Ct. FIRE OPS
    04/11/17 - UPFFA
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