Dirty Bingo Fundraiser Set

Dirty Bingo is coming to the Milmont Fire House!!!

PROCEEDS to benefit
Milmont Fire Company 49

Come one come all...
18 yrs and older ONLY
Play some Bingo and win some fun ADULT prizes ...raffles and 50/50 whooohoooo. Bring a friend...let's pack the place!!

Doors open at 5pm
BYOB...BYO..food and snacks
First special is 6pm
First game is 7pm
Pure Romance table will be there and setup for your needs.. Lol.. Credit cards and cash accepted by vendor..

Tickets: $30.00 in advance..
$35.00 at the door
Reserve your tables early..
Don't miss out..!!!!
See you there.
Contact either
Krisi 610-800-7336,
Janie 610-809-9924, or
Betsy 610-633-7963



New Chief Appointed

After a long standing career with the Milmont Fire Company as Chief and Chairman of the Board of Directors, Terry Burke Sr. stepped down in to retirement last week. Chief Burke Sr. held numerous positions in the fire company and will continue to help out the company through his retirement.

The new chief , voted on by the company, will be former Assisstant Chief Terry (TJ) Burke Jr. TJ is a Lieutenant with the Department of Corrections and lives in Ridley Township with his wife Kim an their two children.

The members and officers wish to congratulate the Chief Burke Jr. on his new appointment and the best of luck to both of them.


Chief TJ Burke Jr and his wife Kim

Chief TJ Burke Jr and his wife Kim


4th of July Parade

Monday, June 22, 2015  JUNE 27, 2015 STARTING AT 10 AM AT THE RIDLEY HIGH SCHOOL Route: Leaving the Ridley High School at 10 am. Going up Morton Avenue, turning left onto Michigan Avenue, turning left onto Milmont Avenue proceeding up Milmont Avenue crossing MacDade Boulevard and making a right onto Belmont Avenue Finishing at the Milmont Fire House. There will be Hamburgers, hot dogs, pop-corn, pretzels, cupcakes and refreshments for all compliments of the Milmont Fire Company. • ANY CHILD THAT WOULD LIKE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE PARADE CAN DECORACTE A BIKE, SCOOTER, STROLLER, ELECTRIC CAR AND MEET AT THE RIDLEY CREEKSIDE CENTER AT 9:30 AM 794 MILMONT AVE, MILMONT PARK PA TO REGISTER YOUR CHILD PLEASE CONTACT CAPTAIN RICHARD SULLIVAN 2673246881 OR EMAIL BETSY SULLIVAN AT betsysullivan@rocketmail.com YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE REGISTERED TO BE IN THE PARADE. HELP US CELEBRATE OUR NATIONS BIRTHDAY!!!!!!!



Congradulations to Graduating Members

Tuesday, June 9, 2015  Ambulance 49-7 (EMS Capt. Amy JAckson/EMS Lt. Nancy Sullivan) with help from 12-7 (Eddystone Fire Co. EMS) stood by the 49th Ridley High School graduation exercises on the Phil Marion Field at the high school. Hundreds were in attendance and came out in the heat to watch the class of 2015 graduate. Members of the Milmont Fire Company Ryan Curley and Tyler DiDomizio were among the graduates. The officers and members of Station 49, offer best of luck to them in their future. After graduation was completed, the fire crew mounted up on Tower49 and Engine49-1 and hit the street and headed up to the high school and set up the engine and tower for some deluge gun work and flowed a large amount of water. The crew also worked on ground ladder placement, and raising and lowering techniques.

Graduating Class of 2015

Graduating Class of 2015

Ryan Curley

Ryan Curley


Gold Leaf Artist Passing

Charles B. Mullin, 88, a longtime resident of Secane, died at home on May 28, 2015. Mr. Mullin was born in Philadelphia to the late Charles and Alice (nee Stott) Mullin. He served in the Navy as Seamen 2nd Class during World War II. Mr. Mullin was self-employed and owner of Charles B. Mullin Lettering. He was widely known throughout the tri-state area for gold leaf lettering of fire equipment. Mr. Mullin was a paid Assistant Chief for Primos-Secane and Westbrook Park, past president and ladder captain for Cardington Stonehurst Fire Co., as well as a member of the 8th District Board of Director of County Firefighters Association. He enjoyed traveling. He was predeceased by his wife of 37 years, Evalyn L. (nee Palmer) Mullin. He is survived by his sister, Lois A. Cook, two nieces and many friends. Visitation: Tuesday, 7 p.m. at Williams Lombardo Funeral Home, 33 W. Baltimore Ave., Clifton Heights, PA 19018. Memorial Service: Tuesday, 8 p.m. at Williams Lombardo Funeral Home. Burial: Private Condolences: www.williamslombardofuneralhome.com - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/delcotimes/obituary.aspx?n=charles-b-mullin&pid=174976593&fhid=14158#sthash.I8YL04zW.dpuf In addition to Milmont, Charlie also performed his artistry on many of Delaware County and surrounding area fire apparatus. His skill will be missed and will not be duplicated. The officers and members of the Milmont Fire Company hold Charlie and his family in prayers.



Live Burn Drill at Montco Fire Academy

This week drill companies from Milmont (Tower, Engine, Ambulance), Folsom (18), and Prospect Park (08) drilled at the Montgomery County Fire Academy. Members from all the companies drilled on R.I.T., fire suppression, hose advancement, search and rescue, as well as other firefighting techniques. The drill lasted about 3 hours. Pictures by Amy Jackson



Ambulance 49 Covers Annual Safety Picnic

Ambulance 49-7 covered the annual Ridley Township Police Association Safety Picnic on May 11th. Several minor injuries were attended to , but no one required to go to the hospital. The picnic is held every year where Ridley Township elementary school kids participate in fun and games. EMS Captain Amy Jackson and EMS Lt. Nancy Sullivan stood by for any emergencies. Milmont Fire Company EMS had been volunteering their time for years to ensure the safety of those who participate. This year along with all the fun, there was also a K9 demonstration from K9 Officer from Ridley Park Police with his dog Jager, Boeing Fire Company TAC unit, DJ John Saddic provided music, and once again the Philly Phanatic. Special thanks goes out to all the officers of Ridley Township, Eddystone Police, Ridley Township Highway Department, and especially retiring after 30 years of service to Ridley Township, Mark Vonderstuck for making every picnic a success.



Pa. State Mounted Troopers

Pa. State Mounted Troopers


Tower 49 and Crew attend Annual DCLEMF induction

May 6th Tower 49 and crew consisting of Captain Richard Sullivan, EMS Capt. Amy Jackson, and firefighters Sam Driben and Ryan Curley, attended the Delaware County Law Enforcement Memorial Foundation induction ceremony. The flag was hung high up in the air by Tower 49 and the help of Tower 44 (Springfield Fire Co.) Milmont Fire Company Deputy Chief and Bethel Police Officer Jay Volpone is on the DCLEMF committee and was on hand to help set up. Thankfully there were no LODD deaths last year, but Police Officer Ray Castaldi (Marple Police), who was not only a founding member but active in the annual inductions, had passed away this year. The foundation dedicated a plaque and planted a tree to honor his dedication. Ofc. Castaldi's family was at the ceremony for the dedication. Police officers from around the county and surrounding areas, were also participating. This year's dedication also included Mounted Troopers from Lancaster County, K9 officer, and bag pipers.


Tower 49

Tower 49


Good Citizens

Thursday, May 14, 2015  Today May 14, 2015 the Milmont Fire Co. hosted Grace Park Elementary"s Kindergarten classes for the second year. They are learning what Good Citizens do and came to the firehouse to meet the men and women that volunteer to serve the community. We had an AM and a PM tour. The boys and girls met Captain Richard Sullivan, Lisa Parks, Lexi Sullivan and Betsy Sullivan. Captain Sullivan showed the boys and girls the fire trucks and the Ambulance. The boys and girls had a chance to wear a fire Helmet, hold tools that the firemen use and even get into the trucks and ambulance to see what they were like. Milmont Fire Company was honored to have the Kindergarten class come to our firehouse. They all had many questions and Captain Sullivan was glad to answer each one of them. We would like to thank the teachers for bringing the kids today Dan Arrison and paraprofessional Kathy Austin, Katie In Kopay and Kendall Howanski.



Brotherhood Supporting Teenager

On Saturday May 2nd, the 49ers along many other participants, got together for the birthday of 12 year old Josh Kramer an autistic boy from Delaware County. Josh's birthday was actually on April 3rd, but nobody from his school showed up for that invite. Justice Animal Rescue heard about what happened to Josh and decided to hold a party for him at Ridley State Creek Park posting the event on facebook. The tally of those who wanted to participate snow balled. Fire trucks, police motorcycles, custom jeep club as well as many other people, met at Granite Run Mall parking lot for the parade down Route 352 to the park. Milmont Fire Company members Jay Leaver and Lisa Parks (Parks Entertainment) donated their time and DJ skills to the event. Channel 6ABC news covered the event as seen on the link below. http://6abc.com/society/no-one-showed-up-at-this-boys-party-last-month--but/693478/



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