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22nd Annual Hope For Firefighters

22nd Annual Hope For Firefighters

June 30, 2019

Early morning June 6th, before the bustle of morning traffic, Hope Street was lively with workers, volunteers, and firefighters setting up the 22nd Annual Hope for Firefighters event.

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LAFD Firefighters Reunion at Pechanga

LAFD Firefighters Reunion at Pechanga

June 30, 2019

For the 7th year running, scores of firefighters, both active and retired, headed out to Temecula for the annual reunion event in May. Both the RV complex and the hotel were showing off

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Emotional Intelligence – Do You Have It?

Emotional Intelligence – Do You Have It?

June 30, 2019

This is the second in a series of articles inspired by the courses taught at the LAFD Leadership Academy examining the building blocks of successful leadership.

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LAFDLA – What is Emotional Intelligence?

LAFDLA – What is Emotional Intelligence?

May 31, 2019

This is the first in a series of articles inspired by the courses taught at the LAFD Leadership Academy. The series will examine the building blocks of successful leadership.

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2019 Lane Kemper Classic

2019 Lane Kemper Classic

May 31, 2019

Combine 32 hard-fighting teams, a multitude of manicured grass fields, and a handful of geometric shaped diamonds, and you have the makings of a charity themed day of fun

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Have We Got a Benefit for You!

Have We Got a Benefit for You!

May 31, 2019

Recently I took advantage of the $600 Relief Association benefit to create a Will and Trust. Yes! LAFRA just gave me 600 bucks!

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Your Uniform

Your Uniform

May 31, 2019

Your Uniform provides not only protection from flames but empowers you to belong to an official force. Without words, your uniform – in unvaried appearance, distinctive design, material and color

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Volunteers—The True Heroes

Volunteers—The True Heroes

May 31, 2019

On Saturday, April 6, 2019, firefighters, photographers, and volunteers all gathered at Maggiano’s Little Italy Restaurant in Woodland Hills not to work, but instead to be honored

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17th Annual LAFD/LAPD St. Baldrick’s Fundraiser

17th Annual LAFD/LAPD St. Baldrick’s Fundraiser

May 31, 2019

On Saturday, March 30th at Fire Station 89, LA City firefighters and police officers shaved their heads in solidarity to support children who have lost their hair from cancer treatments.

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Fire Hogs Solvang Ride 2019

Fire Hogs Solvang Ride 2019

May 31, 2019

On Sat/Sun April 13th/14 th, the Fire Hogs once again ventured out to Solvang for a relaxing weekend of comraderie. This was the 15th year for this scenic,

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