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“Cheesecake Johnny” Had a Sweet Showing at NBC 4 News

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The top desert chef of the Prince George’s County, MD, Fire/Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Department made an appearance on NBC 4 News this morning.  Fire Fighter/Medic John Scruggs, “Cheesecake Johnny,” was asked to demonstrate his technique for baking the most wonderful cheesecake in town “live” on the set.  On Friday, July 15, 2011, Scruggs made the […]

PGFD “Caught on Camera” to Premiere Sunday on MSNBC

Another cable TV production involving the Prince George’s County Fire/Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Department is soon set to premiere.  A NBC production “Caught on Camera” involves the dramatic video of the natural gas explosion at the Penn Mar Shopping Center in Forestville that injured 8 firefighters in May 2009.  This show includes interviews with Major […]

PGFD Participates in NBC 4 Health and Fitness EXPO

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The Prince George’s County Fire/Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Department once again participated in the NBC 4 Health and Fitness Expo.  The Expo was held at the Washington Convention Center on Saturday and Sunday, January 15th and 16th, 2011.  The Fire/EMS Department utilized their space to promote health, wellness, injury prevention, fire safety and for the […]

Woman Introduces Daughter to Firefighters and Paramedics that Saved Them

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Within the first couple hours of their shift on December 6, 2009, Prince George’s County firefighters and paramedics from the Silver Hill Fire/EMS Station #829 handled a call that will remain with them forever. According to the personnel, it was the worst injury they have ever seen and probably ever will see. They think of […]