image

On today’s date 100 years ago, January 26, 1916 a tragedy struck the Town of York, Maine. Just prior to 7pm caretaker Charles Perkins discovered a fire at the Marshall House Hotel in York Harbor on Stage Neck Point. He quickly summoned the fire department, which at the time was only the York Beach fire Read More →

20160123e

New Castle, NH Fire Department and York Village Fire have a great working relationship, and this fire proved it.  New Castle FD was dispatched to a report of an extinguished fire in a basement of a large, three unit converted condo building.  There were reports of still smoke in the basement upon arrival.  A 1st Read More →

meadowbrook1

After a garbage truck took down a set of wires attached to the side of the Meadowbrook Plaza on Rt. 1, a strong oder of electrical smoke was discovered in the three story office portion of the complex.  A tone for both York Village and York Beach Fire Departments was requested to the scene to Read More →

lebanon1

Lebanon, ME has had several serious fires in the past few weeks.  The most recent being a fatal.  The SMART Truck was requested to the scene to provide bottled water to the firefighters fighting the fire.  Due to the snowy conditions, Chief Balentine and FF Zeller delivered bottled water to the fire in the Chief’s Read More →

12342617_10153924278083949_42348926754510924_n

Members assisted Portsmouth, NH with a 4 Alarm Structure Fire at the Portsmouth Gaslight Company on Market St.  The fire, in the downtown district, was reported by the crew of Tower 5 while they were conducting their Wednesday Fire Boat checks.  A large amount of smoke was seen in the are of the downtown.  Upon Read More →

12358080_10153930396108949_1859327220_n

Companies responded to I-95/Maine Turnpike Northbound just past the York Tolls for a box truck fire.  Squad 2 arrived on scene with a box truck heavily involved. Companies made quick work knocking down the fire.  Tank 4 and Engine 4 also responded to the fire.