Toledo Fire & Rescue Paramedic Competes at International E.M.S. Games

Posted on: 04/16/2014


Private Tammy Ohrt was part of a team of paramedics from the Toledo area that placed second in an international competition for paramedics in La Jolla, California. The Journal of Medical Services annual JEMS games took place on February 6-7,…

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Mud Hens Opening Day

Posted on: 04/05/2014


    In a gesture of kindness that speaks to the strength of our great city, the Toledo Mud Hens invited the Toledo Fire & Rescue Department to participate in the Mud Hens Opening Day ceremonies at Fifth Third Field…

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Toledo Firefighters Travel To Boston

Posted on: 04/02/2014


    Chief Luis Santiago and 18 Toledo Firefighters traveled to Boston to support and honor the two Boston firefighters that died in the Line of Duty. Lt. Edward Walsh, Jr., and Firefighter Michael Kennedy died during firefighting operations at…

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Toledo Fire & Rescue Recruiting

Posted on: 03/26/2014


  The Toledo Fire & Rescue Department is actively looking for those willing to dedicate their lives to “Making a Difference, Every Day.”   Recruitment for the position of firefighter officially kicked off Tuesday March, 25, 2014.  A civil service…

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Fire At Station 3 During Renovation

Posted on: 03/25/2014


    A small fire caused damage to part of the historic Fire Station 3, which is currently being renovated.   No one was injured.   Around noon workers at the site said they were soldering a copper trim piece…

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Toledo Fire & Rescue Promotion Ceremony

Posted on: 03/20/2014


Above photo from September 2, 2011     On Friday, March 21, 2014, Chief Luis Santiago will promote fifteen members of the Toledo Fire & Rescue Department. This promotional ceremony will take place in council chambers at 10:00 a.m. Congratulations…

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Toledo Walleye Jersey Auction

Posted on: 03/11/2014


    The Toledo Walleye will donate the proceeds from a game worn jersey auction they will be holding following the hockey game on March 15, 2014. These jerseys have a green St. Patrick’s Day theme and the money raised…

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Off-Duty Firefighter Revives Man

Posted on: 02/27/2014


Pvt. Kyle Wiley joins a growing list of off-duty Toledo Firefighters that have been involved in saving a life through C.P.R.  Pvt. Wiley was attending the funeral of his grandmother when he saw a man in distress. Pvt. Wiley went…

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2013 Fire Class Graduation

Posted on: 02/20/2014


  On Friday, February 21, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. the Toledo Fire & Rescue Department will graduate the 2013 Fire Class. This graduation ceremony will take place at the Doermann Theatre on the main campus of the University of Toledo.…

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Ice Rescue Training

Posted on: 02/18/2014


      This winter the Toledo Fire & Rescue Department’s Water Rescue Team has been busy formalizing training for ice rescue incidents. With the recent purchase of ice rescue related equipment, and supported by trainers with the U.S. Coast…

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