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FDIC Wrap-Up IV – The 2014 Firefighter Turnout

The Renegade Pipes and Drums

On Friday night at FDIC, we threw a party. Last year, Captain Wines and I threw a small party and we had about 150 people in attendance. This year, there were 850 people there. However, it wasn't only our party. We teamed up with the crew from Firefighters Worldwide, FirefighterWife.com, and all of the other bloggers on the 1st Arriving Network.

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Helmet Cam: Newark, DE House Fire

midtown helmet camera video

On Friday April 19 at approximately 2351, Stations 7,8,9,10 Engine & Rescue 21, Engine 14, Engine and Ladder 12 and Station 30 for the RIT assignment were dispatched to a working house fire, within minutes Delaware state police arrived on scene to report they had fire showing.

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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 FireCritic.com through advertising. They were there for the Blog of the Year contests, and many other give-aways along the way.

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