Friday, December 5, 2014
Today at 9:36am the Milmont Fire Company was dispatched to a working single dwelling house fire .Police first on location reported all the occupants were out of the building but were unsure of the location of two dogs. Tower 49 responded and assisted with all hands working with bulk of the flames coming from the roof. Along with Milmont assisting the Folsom Fire Company were Fire Companies from Holmes, Norwood, Prospect Park, Eddystone, Sharon Hill, Woodyln and Medics Ridley 7 and 103A.The fire was listed under control by 1:46pm. Thanks to Vincent Gasbarro for the video link below.https://www.facebook.com/video.php?v=10152855033450536&set=vb.635480535&type=2&theater
Thursday, December 4, 2014
SANTA CLAUS WILL BE COMING TO TOWN on December 15th and 16th sometime around 6pm this year. Santa and the Elves will still giving out candy canes throughout the town of Milmont Park but, this year, look for posters on the polls that look like the picture on the right. He will be stopping at these locations for pictures and to give out candy canes to the residents.
December 15th Santa will be stopping on the North side of Milmont on such streets as Girard, Catherine, and Willowbend.
December 16th Santa will be stopping on the South side of Milmont on such streets as Reese, Belmont, and Haverford Roads.
So get your cameras ready and look for those signs!
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
On Tuesday December 2nd, Santa riding high in Tower 49's bucket down MacDade Blvd was escorted by all the Township Fire Companies to the Ridley Township Municipal Building for the annual tree lighting on the front lawn. The township provided hot chocolate as well as other goodies for all the residents and all the "Elves" from the township fire departments. The U.S. Marines were on hand to gather up donated toys for the Toy for Tots program. Santa was available in Garling Hall for pictures as well taking Christmas requests from the children. Each child was given a candy cane from on of Santa's special elves.
Thankfully the rain held out and everyone had a good time.
Anyone wishing to donate a new unwrapped toy, may drop them off to the Ridley Township Police Department lobby Toys-for-Tots bin.
On November 18th Milmont Fire Company along with the Prospect Fire Company, joined together to drill at Joe's House at the training center in Folcroft. Members and officers of both companies reviewed and drilled on forced entry, search and rescue, R.I.T., and went over using the new air packs Milmont just recently received.
Milmont Fire Company held a packed sold out house for the 2nd Coach Bag Bingo event for the year and it was a great success. The Ways and Means Committee had not only ten games with a Coach Bag and a matching clutch as prizes, but held a 50/50 and other bags held as raffles.
Chairman Betsy Sullivan and the crew wish to thank all those who came out for supporting the fire company.
Stay connected to the web site and newspapers for the next bingo event.
Saturday, November 15, 2014
COACH BAG BINGO AT MILMONT FIRE COMPANY
GET YOUR TICKETS NOW!!!
$30.00 per person. $35 at the Door.
GROUPS OF 6 OR MORE RESERVE A TABLE.
Doors open at 5pm
Gift Basket Raffle's
6:30 PM WILL BE AN EARLY BIRD SPECIAL.
Your admission includes Bingo cards 6 per sheet , 1 sheet
per game 10 games. Extra sheets available for purchase. Soda included in your admission.
ALSO AVAILABLE WILL BE AT LEAST 3 GIFT BASKETS OF COACH PURSES AND OTHER COACH PRODUCT
B Y O B AND FOOD B Y O F
(BRING YOUR OWN BOTTLE AND BRING YOUR OWN FOOD)
A CHANCE TO WIN A COACH PURSE IN EACH GAME!!!
FOR TICKETS CONTACT BETSY SULLIVAN 6106337963 OR email@example.com
You can mail a check made payable to Milmont Fire Co.
714 Belmont Ave, Milmont Park, Pa. 19033
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
On October 19th the Ladies Auxiliary had the first Fall Fest fundraiser to benefit the fire company. Initiated by Lady Janie Boyle, venders of all kinds rented spaces, inside and outside, to sell their goods on a very chilly and windy Sunday morning. Everything from food trucks to jewelry to fall decorations were for sale,Lady Krisi Lavaique donated her talent to do face painting for the kids (and some adults) while Lady Lisa Parks and Firefighter Jeremy Leaver provided music for the day.A moonbounce was on location to also entertain the kids. The Ladies Auxiliary would like to thank all those who helped make yet another fundraiser a success!!
Rob "I'm going in there"
Sunday, October 19, 2014 8 AM
MILMONT FIRE CO. FALLFEST
OCTOBER 19, 2014 8AM TO 4PM
714 BELMONT AVE MILMONT PARK PA
Outdoor Flea Market & Indoor Vendors
Reserves your space now
by calling Janie @ 610-809-9924 or
by email firstname.lastname@example.org
Flea Market: Outdoor space
Single $25.00 Double $40.00
*With your own table
Vendors: Indoors space
Single $30.00 with your own table
*Tables available for rent
* limited number available
*$10.00 per table 8 foot long
Saturday, October 11, 2014
Ambulance 49, staffed by EMS Lieutenant Nancy Sullivan and EMS Captain Amy Jackson, stood by for any medical emergencies for the 8th annual HEADstrong Collegiate Lacrosse Tournament held October 11th and 12th at Ridley High School, The two day tournament is a fundraiser for blood cancer founded by Nick Colleluori who succumbed to the disease in 2006.College lacrosse teams from the area and other states made the journey to participate in this worthy cause. Locally, the team from Newmann University in Aston Township was a great showing.There fortunately were not injuries.Further information on HEADstrong Foundation can be found at the link below or their Facebook page. www.headstrong.org
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Sunday, October 5, 2014
On October 5th the Milmont Fire Company held its annual fire prevention and open house day. There was free food, a smoke house from Collingdale Fire Company, and several local fire companies stopped by to display their equipment for kids of all ages to check out. Members Lisa Parks and Jeremy Leaver provided music for the days festivities.Long time supporters of the fire service District Attorney Jack Whelan and Representative Joe Hackett gave out awards from a fire prevention coloring contest that was held at Grace Park School earlier in the month.The Officers and members of the Milmont Fire Company, would like to thank all those who helped make the day fun for all those who attended.
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