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The Lucas Device – Help is On the Way!

The Lucas Device – Help is On the Way!

July 31, 2019

A 49 -year-old male with no medical history calls 911 with chest pain and shortness of breath after working out at the gym. His 12-lead EKG demonstrates STEMI and

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LA City Brown Takes the Gold

LA City Brown Takes the Gold

July 31, 2019

At the California Firefighter Summer Games held in San Diego, LA City Brown went undefeated to win the Gold Medal in Softball. The squad beat San Francisco Red 10-0 in the final game.

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Tom Jaramillo Retirement

Tom Jaramillo Retirement

July 31, 2019

On May 29, 2019, Fire Station 10-A celebrated Captain II Tom Jaramillo’s last shift of his 34-year career on the LAFD. Captain Dan Fiori from 47’s cooked a magnificent Filet Mignon dinner

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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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