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LODD Memorial Service and Founders Circle Celebration – William E. Clark Added to PGFD Founder’s Circle

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MEDIA CONTACT: Mark E. Brady, Chief Spokesperson, 240-508-7930 The Prince George’s County Founders Circle Celebration and Fallen Firefighters Memorial was held today at the Cranford-Graves Fire Services building in Landover Hills.The ceremony included members of the Prince George’s County Volunteer Fire and Rescue Association (PGCVFRA), Ladies Auxiliary, Fire Chief Marc S. Bashoor as well as […]

Weekend is Guaranteed to be Busy for Fire/EMS Department

This upcoming weekend is traditionally the busiest weekend of the year for members of the Prince George’s County Fire/Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Department and I’m not even referring to the number of fires and EMS incidents that will be handled. Hundreds of career, volunteer and civilian members of the Fire/EMS Department will be involved in […]

Volunteer Fire & Rescue Association Annual Convention

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The Prince George’s County Volunteer Fire and Rescue Association (PGCVFRA) and Ladies Auxiliary will hold their Annual Convention in September. The PGCVFRA represents 38 volunteer fire and rescue corporations throughout the County. The 2010 convention will be held the week of September 12-18, 2010. This is the 88th annual convention and 80th for the Ladies […]


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Volunteer Lieutenant Joe Brown, Kentland VFD, received an Emergency Service award for locating the downed firefighter and initiating mayday call and rescue. Volunteer Chief Tony Kelleher – Incident Commander, Kentland VFD, for managing an intense incident that included a mayday and firefighter rescue during heavy fire conditions. Several members of the Prince George’s County Fire/EMS […]