Opportunity

Smoke still rose from the building as the firefighters chased sparks and opened walls and ceilings. The siding had melted or burned, the roof had a nice neat giant hole in it compliments of Ladder Co. 6. It was a tricky fire, a front to back duplex, took a while to bring under control, but ultimately was extinguished.

The sign on the pole magically appeared sometime during the fire. Opportunity knocks, or creating an opportunity, I don't know. Whichever, it was another great stop by the PFD.

http://newsblog.projo.com/2011/09/fire-displaces-five-residents.html

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Michael - I read your blog that ended up in UniformStories. I can relate, though to a lesser degree. I want to offer you a training (don't us firefighters love training?) that will enable you to release the stress that keeps you up at night. It will help reduce PTSD, trauma, and stress, and you…
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I worked a 911 system where i told all my new emt. if the pt. has a fever vomiting and diarrhea they are contagious til proven different
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Once again, Michael, a simple, caring action probably helped more than any medical intervention.
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Michael, you have not lost your touch. :-) PS. Last time I rode in one of your "cadillacs", I was a pretty good girl. I only vomited a little bit. The blood stayed in a contained area. Aren't you proud of me? LOL. PS I thanked Stephanie and the other EMT too. Take care Buddy.…
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