The Warrendale Little League Giants are sponsored this year by the Waltham Firefighters!
Waltham Firefighters at the Veterans Day Ceremony 11-11-16 L-R Ray LeBlanc, Tom Leard, Bill MacDonald and LT Matt Kiernan Photo By Peter Lobo
Click here to donate now! On Wednesday, September 16, Waltham Firefighters had a special visitor as they geared up for the annual Fill the Boot drive for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Aiden, a 3-year-old with Waltham resident battling Duchenne’s Muscular Dystrophy, visited Waltham’s Central station with his family. Aiden got a grand tour of the
In front of the Waltham High school senior class of 2015, Waltham firefighters and police conducted a mock drunk driving crash this week. Firefighters used the Jaws of Life to rescue a simulated victim, and a coroner carried away a victim who died in the crash. The simulation is meant to show, realistically, what happens
Left-to-right: FF Don Hopkins, Lt Brendan Walsh, Dep Cliff Richardson, and FF Mark Chaisson participated in the Firefighter Challenge of the Climb to the Top Boston event to benefit the National Multiple Sclerosis Society on March 7. Waltham had four firefighters finish in the overall top 10 for this event, including the first place award
The Waltham Firefighters send a very special “Thank You” to Rachel Clancy for posting kind words on Facebook about us. We are happy to help our residents during this particularly difficult winter. Of course, don’t forget to dig out your hydrants if you’re out there shoveling!
Large rainstorms are never fun for residents whose basements tend to get water, but we are always happy to lend a hand, or a pump, or some hoseline! In the photo above, Waltham Engine 2 pumps a neighborhood resident’s basement, which was affected by the past three days of rain.
The Waltham Fire Department Honor Guard was proud to march in the 2014 Waltham Veterans Day Parade on Tuesday, Nov. 11 Photo credit: Joe Nixon.
Above, you will find some photos from S.A.F.E. (Student Awareness Fire Education) Week. Lt Gary Jackson is the SAFE coordinator for our department. Four members Lt John Ferrick, FF Ismeal (Izzy) Torres, FF Chuck Vincula, and FF Andrew Grecco volunteered for the program in early October in Waltham Public Schools. We also do not want
Waltham Firefighters Local 886 purchased pink badge bands for all of our members to wear during the month of October, which is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Cancer touches us all, and we see its effects every day as first responders. The badge band is a tradition of mourning in the fire and police service. Usually,