Roxbury Fire Department Celebrates 100 Years

This past weekend, Long Valley and Schooleys Mtn fire companies participated and showed our support for Roxbury Fire department's 100 year anniversary. Engine 1-1, our 1860 Antique Chemical Wagon, and several firefighters participated in the parade and Schooleys brought their Command Vehicle and Quint 3-9. Long Valley took home three 1st Place Trophies for Best … Read more

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Fairmount Barrel Fights

Last month, a barrel drill was held behind the Fairmount firehouse. Long Valley, Califon, Oldwick, and Chester Fire companies all participated. A barrel fight provides excellent training which consists of nozzle skills, back-up skills, and hose advancement skills.

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New Hose and Training

Last month, the fire company loaded new hose and employed a different style hose lay on Engine 1-1. Firefighters trained in deploying this lay and found the different style is faster and simpler to deploy.

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Schooleys Mtn Wetdown

Last weekend, we participated in Schooleys Mtn Fire Company's wetdown to celebrate the return of their newly refurbished Quint 3-9 along with their 65th year anniversary! A great time was had by all!

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