Waldwick Fire Department
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Wallington FD Holiday Parade 2016
Saturday, November 26, 2016 

Kidde Smoke CO Detectors Recalled
Saturday, November 12, 2016 
Kidde is recalling combination smoke and carbon monoxide detectors. The recall includes Kidde Nighthawk combination smoke and CO detectors. The alarms in these detectors can fail to chirp, thus not alerting owners when the detector has reached its seven-year end of life and needs to be replaced. The detector can fail to alert owners to the end of the device's life if the batteries are replaced. Homeowners could believe that their detectors are still working properly when, in actuality, they are not.

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Sunday, October 30, 2016 

9/11 Events
Monday, September 5, 2016 
September 11th - 15 Year Anniversary Memorial Service September 11, 2016 will mark the 15 year anniversary of the terror attacks on our Country. The Waldwick Fire Department in conjunction with the Mayor and Council, will mark this anniversary with a non-denominational service starting at 8:15AM in front of Waldwick Fire Company #2 located on Wyckoff Avenue. Starting at 8AM traffic on Wyckoff Avenue will be closed off starting between Cleveland Avenue & Maple Avenue. All are welcome to attend.

Tower 641 to Wyckoff 3rd Alarm
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 
ower 641 who was covering Wyckoff FD's tower ladder which was out of service for repairs, responded on the first alarm to a reported smoke coming from a home on Morley Drive. Tower 641 set up in front of the structure and the crews went to work on a vent of the home. Numerous towns responded to this call due to the temperatures in the 90's as Wyckoff Command kept fresh crews rotating in the structure. A good job by all involved.

HoHoKus 4th Alarm Fire
Saturday, July 23, 2016 
Tower Ladder 641 responded to a working garage fire that extended into the home. The fire caused extensive damage to both the house and garage. Due to the high temperatures of the day, the fire escalated into a 4th alarm to keep firefighter fresh.

MVC Franklin Tpk & E Prospect St
Friday, July 22, 2016 
Rescue 642 and Engine 634 crews working in the high heat tonight to clean up the spilled fluids as the result of an MVC. Members placed speedi dry in the roadway and cleaned up the spill.

Happy 4th of July!
To the members of the Waldwick Fire Department. We extend to you a Happy 4th of July. May your weekend be safe and filled with good times with family and friends. " Freedom does not come for free. It has to be fought for & conquered. On this 4th of July may your hearts be filled with love for our nation, compassion for your fellow man and the determination to work hard to make our country better than it already is." Happy 4th of July.

FD Graduates
The Waldwick Volunteer Fire Department would like to congratulate Ali Giordano and Ryan Holdsworth for graduating from Stockton University To Katie OíConnell, Ashley Pattman and Danny Morgan for graduating from Waldwick High School. May the next chapter in your lives be filled with success, happiness and good fortune. Always keep on dreaming, never settle, always do your best and never stop believing in yourself.

Officers Promoted
Tuesday, June 7, 2016 
At the June business meeting of the Waldwick Fire Department, Christina Agugliaro and Ken Warr, Sr were voted in to a higher rank. Christina moved from a 1st Lieutenant position to 2nd Captain and Ken moved from 2nd Lieutenant to a 1st Lieutenant position. Both levels became available due to a recent resignation of an Fire Officer who moved from the area. We wish Christina and Ken the best of luck in their new positions.

Memorial Day 2016
A Message from President Tom & Chief Andy We would like to wish all our brother & sister firefighters a Happy & Safe Memorial Day Weekend. May your weekend be filled with good times spent with family & friends. We would like to say thank you to all our firefighters who have served our country. By your service to our country you have kept us safe & free. May God bless our heroes: those who served, those who continue to serve and those who have answered that Final Call. May God Bless our Great Nation and our Community Waldwick.

Train Station Dedication
Sunday, May 22, 2016 
The members of the Waldwick Fire Department participated in the dedication of the Waldwick Train Station. The Waldwick Community Alliance over the last 10 years renovated a crumbling building that came close to being knocked down, into a beautiful museum that is dedicated to the birth of Waldwick around the Erie Lackawana.. Several members of the WFD volunteered for this project and were regocnized for thier efforts, Buddy Litchult, Glenn Corbett, and Anthony Paras. Mayor Thomas Giordano also was on hand to help cut the ribbon. A job well done to all thise involved.

FAST Team Drill in Oakland
Monday, May 9, 2016 
Waldwick FD members participated in a FAST Team drill hosted by the Oakland Fire Department. Skills on rescuing a downed firefighter were practiced.

Happy Mothers Day
Sunday, May 8, 2016 
On behalf of Chief Andy and President Tom , we would like to wish all our Waldwick Fire Department Moms a Happy Motherís Day. There are no bounds to a motherís love and affection shown on their child and her entire family. Mother and her love are quite beyond understandable. No poet in the world can ever place a motherís love into words. She is an incredible woman that God has created for every human being in this world, She always showers her love, caring and affection towards her kids and families. No one in this world shows unconditional love except a mother. May we all enjoy our day with our Moms and if our Moms are not with us, let us remember them with a smile and keep them in our hearts.

2015 Chief's Award
Saturday, May 7, 2016 
At the May buisness meeting of the Waldwick Fire Department, Chief Andrew Agugliaro, Assistant Chiefs Pete Flatten and Mike Ferrara presented Thomas Giordano with the 2015 Chief's Award.

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