Fall Home Heating Safety

Tips for a safe fireplace •Have your fireplace inspected by a certified chimney sweeper. Many fires are caused by creosote buildup in the chimney or stovepipe. •Use a metal mesh screen to prevent sparks from popping out of the fireplace. •Leave glass fireplace doors open while burning a fire. These doors can reach temperatures of […]

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10/07/2014: 517 Tunnel Road, Mahanoy Township

1503: Hometown fire for tanker, along with Ryan Twp., Mahanoy City, Delano, respond to 517 Tunnel Road Mahanoy Township for reported house fire. Additional from county, reported fire in the kitchen T25-30 went responding and was cancelled as they were pulling out of the engine room. Update from county, fire out, requesting first due engine and […]

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Fire Prevention Week, OPEN HOUSE

The Hometown Fire Co will be hosting activities for Fire Prevention Week on Wednesday October 8th. For more information on Fire Prevention, click HERE. There are lots of great kid activities and games located HERE, on Sparky’s page.                                                               During the day, our members will be at Rush Elementary with the FIRE PREVENTION HOUSE SAFETY […]

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