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The Best Firefighter Calendars of 2019

Once again, I give you the best firefighting calendars for 2019. I have enjoyed putting this article since 2010. For the most part, each of these calendars below represent dozens of people who volunteer their time to produce and market a calendar each year to raise money for their charity.

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Helmet Cam Video: Pearl Street Apartment Fire in Oakland, CA

This morning, just after 5am, Oakland Firefighters responded to a structure fire on Pearl Street. Upon arrival, crews found a working fire with people trapped. Engine 1, Engine, 15, Engine 10, Truck 4 and Battalion 2 were initially dispatched. Command requested an additional engine and truck when rescues were confirmed. E5 and Truck 1 responded as the additional units.

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17 Years… Make it Matter!

There have been highs and lows to my career. Probably not much out of the ordinary for many firefighters...and yet I wouldn't change a thing. The last 17 years... the experiences, the calls, the firehouse life, and the people who I have served with is what makes up 1/3 of my life. It is my history that I hold near and dear to my heart.

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