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Worcester Fire Department responded to a call in early May, 2021 to aid a man pinned by concrete blocks. Worcester EMS brought the patient to UMass Memorial for treatment.
Created By: Worcester Fire Department; Contributed By: Worcester Fire Department
Date: May 8, 2021

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Worcester Fire Department responded to a house fire call on January 26, 2021. Members of group 1 suppressed the fire with minimal spread throughout the structure.
Created By: Worcester Fire Department; Contributed By: Worcester Fire Department
Date: January 26, 2021

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Worcester Fire Department congratulates the graduating class of Recruit Class 2020-1. The class was sworn in at Rockwood Field on August 6th, 2020. The ceremony was held outdoors to mitigate close contact as seen by the spacing of individuals seats.
Created By: Worcester Fire Department; Contributed By: Worcester Fire Department
Date: August 06, 2020

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Worcester Fire Department honors Lt Menard with a virtual memorial one year after his death in November of 2019 while responding to a call. The ceremony was held virtually and aired on the city's website and public access television.
Created By: Worcester Fire Department; Contributed By: Worcester Fire Department
Date: Nov 13, 2020

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The Worcester Fire Department held a memorial for the 2nd anniversary of the passing of FF Chris Roy. He tragically died while responding to a fire in December of 2018.
Created By: M Welch Photography; Contributed By: M Welch Photography
Date: December 11, 2020

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The members of Worcester Fire Department and Worcester Emergency Medical Services honor and recognize the sacrifices each department makes for the good of the community. The message conveyed in this Facebook post by Worcester EMS is that together,…
Created By: Worcester EMS; Contributed By: Worcester EMS
Date: April 5, 2020

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The Worcester Fire Department has continued the promotion of its firefighters over the last year. Promotion ceremonies are small with few family members in attendance but still serve as a method of honoring the hard work of these officers. Worcester…
Created By: Worcester Fire Department ; Contributed By: Worcester Fire Department
Date: Multiple dates, see description

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Worcester Fire Chief Michael Lavoie and Worcester Police Chief Steve Sargent received the COVID vaccine on Monday, Jan 12 at the Worcester Senior Center on Providence Street as part of the city's initial push of vaccines to the first responder…
Created By: Michael Bonner; Contributed By: Michael Bonner
Date: Jan 12, 2021

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Monday, January 12th marked the opening of a COVID vaccination hub at Worcester Senior Center on Providence Street. The opening of this location marked a shift in the response to COVID in the Worcester community and the a step in the firstion of the…
Created By: Michael Bonner; Contributed By: Michael Bonner
Date: Jan 12, 2021

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Worcester Fire Department honors the donation of PPE from CONVERSE to their department via Facebook. The donation came at a critical time during the pandemic when first responders and hospitals around the nation were struggling with inadequate…
Created By: Worcester Fire Department; Contributed By: Worcester Fire Department
Date: May 15, 2020
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