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FDIC Wrap-Up III – Friday With Black Diamond Boots

The Greenfield (IL) FD Cadets at the BD booth

On Friday, Captain Wines and I spent the second day in the Black Diamond booth. Our relationship with Black Diamond goes back 4-5 years. BD was one of the first companies who came out to support through advertising. They were there for the Blog of the Year contests, and many other give-aways along the way.

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Video: Massive Fire in Old City Philadelphia


Firefighters are battling a blaze at the Suit Corner building in the Old City section of Philadelphia. The fire was reported around 9:15 a.m. at 3rd and Market. The fire went to two alarms before finally being brought under control at 10:37 a.m. Speaking on Action News, Fire Commissioner Lloyd Ayers said everyone in the building was able to evacuate safely.

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