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2013-12-10: Morrisburg, ON Santa Claus Parade:
Santa's helpers were out in Morrisburg including South Dundas Fire Department.


2013-09-30: Fire on Lunenburg's waterfront:
Firefighhters were called to Lunenburg's historic waterfront on Friday, Sept. 27 where damage was kept to the original fire building.


2013-08-13: Pincourt Firemen's Day 2013:
Saturday August 10, 2013 was the day for the annual Pincourt Fireman's Day Festivities.


2013-06-17: Montreal Fire Department 150th. Anniversary Parade:
June 15, 2013 was the day for a parade of fire apparatus in celebration of the Montreal Fire Department's 150th. anniversary.


2012-12-01: Morrisburg Santa Claus Parade:
December 1, 2012 saw the 19th. annual Santa Claus Parade in Morrisburg, Ontario.


2011-11-05: Five alarm fire in Maywood Apartments in Pointe-Claire, QC:
A fire in a third floor apartment spread to the roof. The early morning fire saw firefighters rescuing residencs from their balconies and flames showing on arrival.


2011-10-07: South Dundas, ON receives thanks from Chance Cove NL Volunteer Fire Department:
Chance Cove Newfoundland receives a donation of equipment and apparatus from South Dundas, ON.


2010-10-11: General Alarm Fire in Cornwall, ON:
The former Canadian Cotton Mills building was destroyed in a general alarm fire October 10-11, 2010.


2010-08-14: Pincourt, QC Firemen's Day:
As part of the town's 50th. anniversary celebrations the Town of Pincourt, Quebec held its 30th. annual Firemen's Day.


2009-12-05: Morrisburg Santa Claus Parade:
Fire Department Participation in the Morrisburg Santa Claus parade


2008-08-08: Funeral arrangements for Pierre Surprenant:
Funeral arrangements for Pierre Surprenant have been announced.


2008-08-04: Pierre Surprenant dies in a tragic accident.:
Pierre Surprenant, 51, former Ottawa Airport fire chief was killed accidentally while returning from the SPAAMFA Syracuse muster.


2006-11-19: Cornwall Santa Claus Parade:
Cornwall showed off their now aerial at the Santa Claus parade.


2006-11-06: Fire Chief for a Day in Ste-Justine-de-Newton:
Ste-Justine-de-Newton welcome 8 year-old Marie Philippe Lefebvre as Fire Chief For A Day


2006-11-06: Open House at Ste-Justine-de-Newton:
The Ste-Justine-de-Newton Fire Department held an open house and inaugurated their newest pumper.


2006-11-06: Fire Prevention Week:
The Ste-Justine-de-Newton visited the local elementary school for Fire Prevention Week.


2006-03-21: Toronto pump stolen:
A Toronto Fire Services pumper was taken for a joyride and landed in the ditch following a police chase.


2006-03-12: New fireproofing company:
JD International announces the formation of a new company to provide fireproof materials.


2006-02-26: SSIM personnel pay their respects to Capt. Marleau:
While off-duty personnel attended the funeral those on-duty also paid their last respects to Marcel Marleau on January 26, 2006.


2006-02-01: Montreal bids farewell to Captain Marcel Marleau:
Some 4000 mourners gathered for the civic funeral of Captain Marcel Marleau who died in the line of duty on January 22, 2006.


2006-01-22: Captain Marcel Marleau:
Montreal has lost an experienced fire fighter in the line of dute while fighting a violent fire in an apartment block.


2005-12-25: Montreal Auxilliary Firefighters holiday dinner:
The Montreal Auxilliary Firefighters held a holiday dinner at their quarters an December 23, 2005.


2005-11-07: Ste-Justine-de-Newton appoints Fire Chief for the day.:
Ste-Justine-de-Newton appoints a Fire Chief for the day and director Stephane Trottier gets a day off.


2005-10-28: Fire Chief for a day:
Riviere Beaudette appointed a fire chief for a day.


2005-10-07: A pillar of the SIM leaves us:
Funeral arrangements have been announced for well known Montreal auxilliary firefighter Émile Roy.


2005-10-03: Fire Trucks on History Television:
History Television to explore fire apparatus as part of its Things That Move series.


2005-09-15: Riviere-Beaudette, QC firefighters' brunch:
Firefighters in Rivière-Beaudette held their annual brunch under sunny skies on September 11.


2005-09-02: Canadian Fallen Firefighters Foundation receives donation:
The Association des chefs des services incendies du Québec has offered its support to honour fallen firefighters.


2005-06-25: Funeral for James Ratcliffe.:
Firefighters and citizens attended the funeral of James Ratcliffe.


2005-06-18: New Montreal Fire Station:
SSIM inaugurates station 56 on Ile Bizard.


2005-06-18: New Firefighters inaugurated in Montreal.:
An emotional ceremony was held as 127 new firefighters received their badges from parents, family members or friends already in the department.


2005-06-07: Festival des Pompiers in Sorel, QC.:
Firefighters and spectators gathered in Sorel for the third annual Festival des Pompiers.


2005-04-05: Five persons perish in Ottawa fire:
Five persons lost their lives in an early morning fire in Ottawa.


2004-10-06: Grimsby Fire Department celebrates 125 years:
The Ontario Fire Marshal will assist the Grimsby Fire Department in the celebration of 125 years of service to the people of Grimsby, ON.


2004-10-06: Fireworks safety demonstration in Vancouver:
The BC Professional Fire Fighters' Burn Fund wishes to reduce injuries associated with fireworks and will hold a safety demonstration on October 12, 2004.


2004-10-04: Ontario Fire Marshal kicks off Fire Prevention Week:
Bernard Moyle, Ontario Fire Marshal, will be touring Ontario cities to help kick-off Fire Prevention Week.


2004-10-03: Riviere-Beaudette, QC firefighters' brunch:
The annual brunch at Riviere Beaudette was, once again, a success.


2004-09-27: First annual Canadian Fallen Firefighters Memorial Ceremony:
The first national ceremony to honour Canadian firefighters who have died in the line of duty was held on Parliament Hill on Sunday, September 12, 2004


2004-09-18: Scott Firefit Combat Challenge comes to St-Lambert, QC:
Firefighters from the Montreal area competed against each other to move on to the provincial championships.


2004-09-09: Firefighters at Champ Car Series:
For the third year volunteers have offered their services to provide fire protection at the Champ Car races in Montreal, QC.


2004-08-23: Montreal Auxilliary Firefighters celebrate 60th. Anniversary.:
Founded in 1944 the Pompiers Auxilliares de Montréal have been providing cantine and rehabilitation service to the Montreal Fire Department for 60 years. To celebrate the occasion a parade and exhibition was held.


2004-08-20: Montreal residents urged to keep windows closed.:
A serious traffic accident and resulting fire has caused the Montreal Fire Department to ask residents to keep their windows closed and avoid the area affected.


2004-07-28: SSIM starts prevention blitz to curb criminal fires.:
A number of criminal fires in Montreal in the past few days have caused the SSIM to embark on a prevention blitz in an effort t oreassure citizens and curb the arsonist.


2004-07-27: Montreal Firefighters carry out high rise exercise.:
Firefighters from Montreal's station 3 carried out a high rise exercise on Saturday, July, 24, 2004.


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