WHAT: Collinsville Volunteer Fire Department, Inc. announces its 48th annual Jamboree; a family oriented carnival offering: traditional rides; games of chance; great food; beer & wine garden; spectacular fireworks display, and back by popular demand, a Firefighter’s Parade. WHEN: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 through Saturday, May 17, 2014: 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm each night. – Friday, May 16th- Fireworks Display. – […]

Apr 10, Canton Ben & Jerry’s Raises Money for Fire Dept

  Canton Ben & Jerry’s Raises Money For Fire Department There was a long line of people out the door for the Free Cone Day at the Canton Ben & Jerry’s store. The event raised money for the Canton Volunteer Fire & EMS Dept., which had firefighters and trucks on the scene. (Ken Byron / April 9, 2014) 1:27 […]

Mar 30, Be Safe….Replace

The Town of Canton Volunteer Fire & EMS Department’s Be Safe….Replace campaign took place Sunday afternoon March 9th, Daylight Saving Time. 18 Canton volunteer firefighters, EMTs and Fire Police visited over 30 homes throughout North Canton, Canton and Collinsville, riding on Engines 1, 4 and Utility-8. Canton’s ambulance was also part of the Be Safe….Replace […]

Mar 5, Canton Firefighters To Go Door To Door For Smoke, CO Detector Campaign

Courant – As fires go, the one that broke out at a three-family house in Collinsville on Sunday was relatively modest. No one was hurt and residents of the building were able to return after the blaze was extinguished. Fire department officials said smoke alarms were crucial to residents getting out quickly. With that in […]