29th Annual Blackwood Fire Company Christmas Parade

In the spirit of the season, we invite you to join us for a magical night on Saturday, 2 December 2017 commencing at 6:00 pm as the Blackwood Fire Company presents “Christmas Around the World.” The parade will begin at the intersection of Black Horse Pike and Davistown Road, then proceed north to Blackwood Fire Company where there will be hot chocolate, cookies and photos with Santa.

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Rescue 84 special called to fatal crash in 85's local

On Sunday afternoon, Stations 85 and 86, GTEMS and Medics were dispatched to Sicklerville Road for a reported crash with entrapment. Initial reports indicated up to four people trapped and Rescue 84 was added to the assignment. Rescue 84 responded with five personnel and worked with units from Stations 86 and 85 to extricate patients, while Engine 842 handled a helicopter landing zone. Unfortunately, four victims from the crash succumbed to their injuries. 

All hands apartment fire in 84's local

On Thursday evening, Station 84 and mutual aid companies were dispatched to the Cherrywood Apartments for a reported apartment fire. 8401 (Chief Cipriano) arrived to find a two-story garden-style apartment building with smoke showing from the second floor and struck the all hands box. Engines 841 and 842 arrived simultaneously, established a water supply and stretched hose lines to the second floor. The fire was quickly extinguished and placed under control. 

Blackwood Fire Company teaming up with Nico's Army to keep his fight going

8 weeks ago we said goodbye to our Honorary Member Nico Cassabria, today we are proud to announce we are teaming up with Nico's Army and the Cassabria family to keep his fight going! We will be selling these  t-shirts at our the Pumpkin Festival, Christmas parade and of course St. Baldricks in April which we hope will be even bigger then last year!  Any questions please email firechief@gtfd4.org or amiller@gtfd4.org. Thank you for your support! 

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The Unforgotten Haven Hurricane Relief

Blackwood Fire Company is teaming up with the Unforgotten Haven to collect donations for the Hurricane Relief Mission Trip, all donations will be taken by the Unforgotten Haven located at 100 S. Black Horse Pike in downtown Blackwood. We will also have a collection point during the Pumpkin Festival on Sunday October 1st at the corner of Elm ave and Lake ave in our rear parking lot. Please see the poster for items that are in need of donation. Thank you for the support! 

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Visitation information for Honorary Firefighter Nico Cassabria

Viewings for Nico Cassabria will be held at Our Lady of Hope Parish - St. Agnes Church 701 Little Gloucester Road Blackwood Wednesday evening 5:30 PM until 9:00 PM and Thursday morning 9:00 AM until 10:45 AM.  His Funeral Mass will follow at 11:00 AM Thursday. Information for donations in lieu of flowers will be posted later today.  Information regarding visiting departments and apparatus will be available by Monday night. If you have any questions please feel free to email us at firechief@gtfd4.org