Posts Tagged “Brucki”

Fireworks blamed on home fire Friday night

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Fireworks blamed on home fire Friday night

Fireworks blamed on home fire Friday night Firefighters of the Orland Fire Protection District responded to a fire call at the 11200 block of Poplar Creek Lane on Friday night at around 9 pm, minutes before official government fireworks displays were set to begin in surrounding communities in celebration of the 4th of July. It was among…

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Orland Fire District to host meeting to help parents respond to growing Heroin threat

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Orland Fire District to host meeting to help parents respond to growing Heroin threat

Orland Fire District to host meeting to help parents respond to growing Heroin threat Like many suburban communities, the Orland Fire Protection District is seeing an increase in heroin use by young people. In response, the OFPD will host a communitywide meeting with parents and their children on July 15 to discuss the problem and…

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No injuries reported in Monday night lightning storms, but much damage to trees and some homes

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No injuries reported in Monday night lightning storms, but much damage to trees and some homes

No injuries reported in Monday night lightning storms, but much damage to trees and some homes The Orland Fire Protection District had all of its personnel and equipment on the streets Monday night in anticipation of the lightning and thunder storms that swept through the region destroying trees, electrical lines and damaging homes. But Orland Fire…

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Orland Fire Senior’s group explores tips for staying healthy

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Orland Fire Senior’s group explores tips for staying healthy

Orland Fire Senior’s group explores tips for staying healthy More than 80 seniors attended a luncheon organized by the Orland Fire Protection District’s Senior Advisory Council (SAC) to discuss tips on staying healthy. Fire Prevention Bureau Supervisor Mike Ercoli and Public Education Director Betsy Dine led a discussion on the importance of staying active, understanding…

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Orland Fire Foundation raises more than $13,000 at fundraiser

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Orland Fire Foundation raises more than $13,000 at fundraiser

Orland Fire Foundation raises more than $13,000 at fundraiser (Plus photo array. Photos courtesy of the Orland Fire Protection District.) The rejuvenated Orland Fire Protection District Foundation raised more than $13,000 towards its charitable programs during its fundraiser last week at 94 West Steak & Seafood Restaurant. The event was held on Wednesday May 15…

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OFPD Foundation event seeks to raise funds for 4 new annual scholarships

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OFPD Foundation event seeks to raise funds for 4 new annual scholarships

OFPD Foundation event seeks to raise funds for 4 new annual scholarships The Orland Fire Protection District¹s Foundation will launch a scholarship program that will provide four scholarships each year to encourage young people to pursue careers in firefighting and emergency medical services. Patricia Brucki, who serves as a Foundation trustee, said that the scholarship funds…

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