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4 injured after propane tank explosion in Mississauga - Global News
4 injured after propane tank explosion in Mississauga  Global News

Peel Paramedics said three people were taken to hospital with serious injuries and a fourth suffered minor injuries.


Posted on Thu, 24 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



‘He is really going to be missed’ - Brantford Expositor
‘He is really going to be missed’  Brantford Expositor

Hundreds of firefighters, family members and friends gathered Friday to say good-bye to a long-time Brant County volunteer firefighter. David Edward ...


Posted on Fri, 25 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Mississauga and Brampton firefighters educating public on highrise fire safety - mississauga.com
Mississauga and Brampton firefighters educating public on highrise fire safety  mississauga.com

The Issue: With the boom in highrise developments, apartment occupants need to familiarize themselves with their building's fire safety plan. The Impact: Fire ...


Posted on Sun, 16 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



'I am furious': Suspicious fire destroys part of popular Mississauga playground - mississauga.com
'I am furious': Suspicious fire destroys part of popular Mississauga playground  mississauga.com

Peel Regional Police and Mississauga firefighters are investigating a suspicious fire Monday (Nov. 19) that destroyed part of a new Mississauga playground.


Posted on Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



'Heavy duty': Here's the new Maytag commercial that features Mississauga firefighters - mississauga.com
'Heavy duty': Here's the new Maytag commercial that features Mississauga firefighters  mississauga.com

Mississauga Fire and Emergency Services Chief Tim Beckett calls it a “great partnership.”


Posted on Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Fire that destroyed Malton playground was deliberately set: Police - mississauga.com
Fire that destroyed Malton playground was deliberately set: Police  mississauga.com

Peel Regional Police are hunting for an arsonist, and they are asking for help from the public.


Posted on Thu, 13 Dec 2018 21:20:30 GMT



Fire in slum kills 9 in southeastern Bangladesh - CityNews Calgary
Fire in slum kills 9 in southeastern Bangladesh  CityNews Calgary

DHAKA, Bangladesh — A fire official says a devastating blaze that raced through a crammed slum in southeastern Bangladesh has left at least nine people ...


Posted on Sun, 17 Feb 2019 09:19:05 GMT



SKY-HIGH DANGER: Real-life training scenarios prepare Mississauga firefighters for high-risk rescues - mississauga.com
SKY-HIGH DANGER: Real-life training scenarios prepare Mississauga firefighters for high-risk rescues  mississauga.com

After two dangerous rescues from construction cranes in Toronto in recent memory, we wanted to find out if Mississauga firefighters are prepared for a similar ...


Posted on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Suspicious fire destroys part of new $800,000 playground in Mississauga - Toronto Star
Suspicious fire destroys part of new $800,000 playground in Mississauga  Toronto Star

The site, open for just over a year, was inspired by the wooden castle playground in Toronto's High Park built by Mike Holmes.


Posted on Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Work-release inmates help rescue Florida baby locked in SUV - CityNews Calgary
Work-release inmates help rescue Florida baby locked in SUV  CityNews Calgary

NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. — Some work-release inmates made a Valentine's Day rescue when a Florida couple accidentally locked their baby inside their SUV.


Posted on Sun, 17 Feb 2019 17:14:43 GMT



Niagara's History Unveiled: Mural Project - Niagara Now
Niagara's History Unveiled: Mural Project  Niagara Now

In 2012, Niagara-on-the-Lake was busy commemorating the War of 1812 and how it shaped the future of Upper Canada. Projects were abounding with special ...


Posted on Thu, 07 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Florida firefighter blames coca tea for failing drug test - CityNews Calgary
Florida firefighter blames coca tea for failing drug test  CityNews Calgary

ORLANDO, Fla. — A Florida firefighter fired for a positive drug test got his job back after arguing the cocaine in his system was from a tea made with coca leaves.


Posted on Sat, 16 Feb 2019 20:28:38 GMT



Large reward offered in hunt for arsonist who destroyed popular Mississauga playground - mississauga.com
Large reward offered in hunt for arsonist who destroyed popular Mississauga playground  mississauga.com

Anyone who knows the arsonist who set fire to and destroyed a popular Mississauga playground could find themselves a little bit wealthier if they come forward ...


Posted on Mon, 24 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



AP analysis: Steel tariffs waived even with tough trade talk - CityNews Vancouver
AP analysis: Steel tariffs waived even with tough trade talk  CityNews Vancouver

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump talks tough on trade yet his administration granted hundreds of companies permission to import millions of tons of ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:15:24 GMT



Brazil mining company evacuates people due to dam risk - CityNews Calgary
Brazil mining company evacuates people due to dam risk  CityNews Calgary

SAO PAULO — Brazilian mining giant Vale says it has evacuated nearly 200 people after inspectors reported signs that a nearby dam holding mining waste ...


Posted on Sun, 17 Feb 2019 17:14:43 GMT



Fire destroys 4-storey residential building under construction in Mississauga - Global News
Fire destroys 4-storey residential building under construction in Mississauga  Global News

WATCH ABOVE: A three-alarm fire broke out at a four-storey, vacant building in Mississauga on Friday evening. Tim Beckett, chief of Mississauga Fire and ...


Posted on Fri, 02 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Camp Ignite at Mississauga Fire and Emergency Services - mississauga.com
Camp Ignite at Mississauga Fire and Emergency Services  mississauga.com

For the third consecutive year, 20 teen girls, between the ages of 15 to 19, learned what is involved in a potential career in firefighting. Mississauga Fire and ...


Posted on Thu, 02 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



6 dead, 3 wounded in shooting at street party in Mexico City - CityNews Calgary
6 dead, 3 wounded in shooting at street party in Mexico City  CityNews Calgary

Mexico City authorities and media report that six people have been killed and three more wounded in a shooting at a street party in a hardscrabble borough.


Posted on Sun, 17 Feb 2019 18:26:06 GMT



Mississauga firefighters play small part in Tim Hortons ad with Kenyan hockey team - mississauga.com
Mississauga firefighters play small part in Tim Hortons ad with Kenyan hockey team  mississauga.com

Believe it or not, there is an ice hockey team in Kenya. However, they have no one to play against.


Posted on Sun, 21 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Massive fire destroys home in upscale Mississauga neighbourhood - mississauga.com
Massive fire destroys home in upscale Mississauga neighbourhood  mississauga.com

A south Mississauga home was destroyed by fire early Friday morning (Feb. 23).


Posted on Fri, 23 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Investigators probe blaze that gutted Mississauga construction site - CBC.ca
Investigators probe blaze that gutted Mississauga construction site  CBC.ca

Investigators are hunting for the cause of a fire that gutted a construction site in Mississauga Friday night.


Posted on Sat, 03 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Whitaker remains at Justice Dept. but in different role - CityNews Calgary
Whitaker remains at Justice Dept. but in different role  CityNews Calgary

WASHINGTON — Former Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker remains at the Justice Department, but in a very different role. Whitaker, who last week ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:54:24 GMT



Pink fire truck off and rolling through Mississauga - mississauga.com
Pink fire truck off and rolling through Mississauga  mississauga.com

A pink fire truck will once again make its way through Mississauga this month.


Posted on Thu, 05 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT



Opinion | Firehoses, ice rinks, and skating on the Credit River - mississauga.com
Opinion | Firehoses, ice rinks, and skating on the Credit River  mississauga.com

These days, if you get the urge to strap on your ice skates and glide around on a nice outdoor skating rink, the City of Mississauga maintains free outdoor rinks at ...


Posted on Thu, 10 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Hoarding Declared a "Hidden Crisis" in Mississauga - insauga.com
Hoarding Declared a "Hidden Crisis" in Mississauga  insauga.com

We've all seen Hoarders, but most of us don't realize that hoarding—the act of keeping a vast array of things and cluttering ones living space to an unreasonable ...


Posted on Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



US seeks ways to recycle lithium batteries in cars, phones - CityNews Calgary
US seeks ways to recycle lithium batteries in cars, phones  CityNews Calgary

CHICAGO — The U.S. government is leading an ambitious effort to develop ways to recycle lithium-ion batteries from electric vehicles, cellphones and other ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 22:37:54 GMT



Man dead, dozens displaced after explosion levels home in Caledon - CTV News
Man dead, dozens displaced after explosion levels home in Caledon  CTV News

The Office of the Fire Marshal is investigating a deadly explosion that police say “obliterated” a home in Caledon and displaced dozens of residents on Sunday ...


Posted on Sun, 03 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



'He'll die': Bald eagle on the loose in Mississauga, owner desperate to find it - mississauga.com
'He'll die': Bald eagle on the loose in Mississauga, owner desperate to find it  mississauga.com

Sam Trentadue is on a desperate search for a young bald eagle he lost in Mississauga last week, and he's hoping word will spread and residents will be on the ...


Posted on Tue, 25 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Mississauga high school reopens after explosion at commercial plaza - Global News
Mississauga high school reopens after explosion at commercial plaza  Global News

Officials at Peel District School Board said staff have worked with the Mississauga fire department and external contractors to ensure the building is safe.


Posted on Wed, 14 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT



PHOTOS: Here's What Happened to a Mississauga Restaurant Gutted by Fire - insauga.com
PHOTOS: Here's What Happened to a Mississauga Restaurant Gutted by Fire  insauga.com

Last October, a devastating fire broke out at a frequented strip plaza at Hurontario Street and Bristol Road in Mississauga inside the Heart Sushi Japanese ...


Posted on Thu, 12 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Natural gas explosions 'catastrophic and unlikely': expert - Caledon Enterprise
Natural gas explosions 'catastrophic and unlikely': expert  Caledon Enterprise

THE QUESTION: What causes a home to explode? THE CONCLUSION: Several factors, however, experts say accidental explosions are rare.


Posted on Tue, 05 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Arbitration board approves a new collective agreement for Mississauga firefighters - mississauga.com
Arbitration board approves a new collective agreement for Mississauga firefighters  mississauga.com

The City of Mississauga and the firefighter's union have signed a new collective agreement that will see firefighters receive a 7.3 per cent raise over three years.


Posted on Wed, 07 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT



10 exciting reasons to attend Mississauga Fire's 50th birthday party this Saturday - mississauga.com
10 exciting reasons to attend Mississauga Fire's 50th birthday party this Saturday  mississauga.com

Community invited to enjoy the festivities 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 12 at the Garry W. Morden Centre.


Posted on Fri, 11 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Ex-Cognizant execs accused of bribing Indian officials - CityNews Calgary
Ex-Cognizant execs accused of bribing Indian officials  CityNews Calgary

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department alleges that two former executives for Cognizant Technology Solutions paid about $2 million in bribes to Indian ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:42:08 GMT



Amazon’s stormy week will blow over, but debris will stay - CityNews Calgary
Amazon’s stormy week will blow over, but debris will stay  CityNews Calgary

SAN FRANCISCO — Amazon has had a complicated few weeks with its cancellation of a New York headquarters Thursday and extortion claims last week ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 14:24:50 GMT



Statistics Canada says adults living with parents are employed and single - CityNews Calgary
Statistics Canada says adults living with parents are employed and single  CityNews Calgary

OTTAWA — A Statistics Canada report is digging deeper into what kind of adults live with their parents, and the agency finds they're often employed and single.


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:03:09 GMT



Sunshine List: Mississauga's top earners for 2017 | Mississauga.com - mississauga.com
Sunshine List: Mississauga's top earners for 2017 | Mississauga.com  mississauga.com

The number of employees at the City of Mississauga who are paid over $100000 is on the rise.


Posted on Fri, 23 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Markets Right Now: Stocks rise early, boosted by trade talks - CityNews Calgary
Markets Right Now: Stocks rise early, boosted by trade talks  CityNews Calgary

NEW YORK — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):. 9:35 a.m.. Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street after Chinese and U.S. ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 14:47:05 GMT



City audit reveals inadequate business practices in fire and emergency services - Mississauga
City audit reveals inadequate business practices in fire and emergency services  Mississauga

Staff turnover and inefficient record keeping in the city's fire and emergency services division has raised alarm bells at city hall.


Posted on Tue, 16 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT



New Hampshire sues over internet gambling opinion - CityNews Calgary
New Hampshire sues over internet gambling opinion  CityNews Calgary

CONCORD, N.H. — New Hampshire has become the first state to challenge a U.S. Department of Justice legal opinion that could threaten online gambling and ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 18:42:22 GMT



Michigan seeks to revoke license of Detroit funeral home - CityNews Calgary
Michigan seeks to revoke license of Detroit funeral home  CityNews Calgary

DETROIT — Michigan regulators are seeking to revoke the licenses of a Detroit funeral home and its manager after the discovery of 63 fetuses in boxes and ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:51:48 GMT



US industrial output tumbled 0.6 per cent in January - CityNews Calgary
US industrial output tumbled 0.6 per cent in January  CityNews Calgary

WASHINGTON — U.S. industrial production fell 0.6 per cent in January, a decline caused in large part by an 8.8 per cent plunge in the making of motor vehicles ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 14:16:40 GMT



Mississauga Firefighters Set to Receive Substantial Pay Raises - insauga.com
Mississauga Firefighters Set to Receive Substantial Pay Raises  insauga.com

The City of Mississauga and the firefighters union have come to an agreement of a salary increase of 7.3 per cent over a three year period from 2015 to 2017.


Posted on Mon, 26 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Restrictions set for Kenai, Kasilof early-run king salmon - CityNews Calgary
Restrictions set for Kenai, Kasilof early-run king salmon  CityNews Calgary

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Early-run king salmon in the Kenai River can be caught but not kept this summer. The Anchorage Daily News reports the Alaska ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:53:46 GMT



Veteran US investment manager detained in Moscow - CityNews Calgary
Veteran US investment manager detained in Moscow  CityNews Calgary

MOSCOW — A veteran U.S. investment fund manager has been detained in Moscow and faces fraud charges. A Moscow court said on Friday that Michael ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 10:49:19 GMT



'Looks massive': Large fire in Mississauga sends plumes of black smoke into the sky - mississauga.com
'Looks massive': Large fire in Mississauga sends plumes of black smoke into the sky  mississauga.com

Mississauga firefighters are battling a fire at a used car dealership after several tires went ablaze.


Posted on Wed, 21 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Spain launches new push to exhume dictator Franco's remains - CityNews Calgary
Spain launches new push to exhume dictator Franco's remains  CityNews Calgary

MADRID — Spanish authorities are giving Gen. Francisco Franco's descendants a 15-day deadline to find a new burial place for the former dictator before his ...


Posted on Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:34:52 GMT



Crews on scene of fire at Brampton food plant - CP24 Toronto's Breaking News
Crews on scene of fire at Brampton food plant  CP24 Toronto's Breaking News

Crews are working to stamp out multiple fires that broke out at a food processing facility in Brampton Sunday night.


Posted on Mon, 08 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Hoarding in the Region of Peel - Caledon Enterprise
Hoarding in the Region of Peel  Caledon Enterprise

In a delegation to Peel Region's council, health and fire experts spoke about a mental health topic that enjoyed 15 minutes of water cooler fame on reality ...


Posted on Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Residents, business owners to return to Mississauga blast site - CBC.ca
Residents, business owners to return to Mississauga blast site  CBC.ca

Business owners and residents are starting to return to their units at the scene of last weekend's explosion at a strip mall in Mississauga, according to the city's ...


Posted on Fri, 16 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT



‘He saved his family’: friends of family caught in Mississauga explosion say father is a hero - Global News
‘He saved his family’: friends of family caught in Mississauga explosion say father is a hero  Global News

Yehya Soliman can't believe the space he once rented for his business has been reduced to rubble, after an explosion happened inside a commercial building ...


Posted on Mon, 12 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Belleville Fire Department warns about sales tactics by fire inspection companies - Global News Kingston
Belleville Fire Department warns about sales tactics by fire inspection companies  Global News Kingston

Belleville's fire department has issued an advisory aimed at businesses and landlords, after the department received complaints about high-pressure tactics by ...


Posted on Wed, 25 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Mississauga firefighters take on Peel police in charity hockey game March 4 - mississauga.com
Mississauga firefighters take on Peel police in charity hockey game March 4  mississauga.com

Tickets on sale now, and they also get you into the Steelheads game.


Posted on Thu, 01 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Arrests made in death of B.C. professor Ramazan Gencay in Colombia - CityNews
Arrests made in death of B.C. professor Ramazan Gencay in Colombia  CityNews

OTTAWA — Arrests have been made in the case of a British Columbia university professor found dead in Colombia. Colombian authorities found the body of ...


Posted on Sun, 03 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Fire crews quickly extinguish kitchen fire in Mississauga highrise apartment building - mississauga.com
Fire crews quickly extinguish kitchen fire in Mississauga highrise apartment building  mississauga.com

No one was injured and fire crews were able to quickly put out a kitchen fire on the 20th floor of a highrise apartment building in Mississauga on Sunday (May 6) ...


Posted on Sun, 06 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Highway 17 closed in both directions near Blind River (updated) - SooToday.com
Highway 17 closed in both directions near Blind River (updated)  SooToday.com

Emergency crews responded to a collision near the junction of Highway 17 and Eastman Road west of Mississauga First Nation involving a tractor trailer and ...


Posted on Tue, 11 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Halifax firefighters get longer response times, study expanding service in Fall River - Global News
Halifax firefighters get longer response times, study expanding service in Fall River  Global News

WATCH: Halifax firefighting is set to undergo a dramatic shift after council voted 17 to 0 in favour of adopting a slate of new standards and changes to Halifax ...


Posted on Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Brand New Affordable Housing Development Coming to Mississauga - insauga.com
Brand New Affordable Housing Development Coming to Mississauga  insauga.com

It's no secret that housing has become increasingly more expensive in Toronto and the GTA, with detached houses typically costing buyers in Mississauga and ...


Posted on Tue, 25 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Sarnia Fire and Rescue Service Hits Jackpot With New Hires - BlackburnNews.com
Sarnia Fire and Rescue Service Hits Jackpot With New Hires  BlackburnNews.com

One of the latest recruits at the Sarnia Fire and Rescue *Service* is 25-year-old world record champion Ian Van Reenen. The Sarnia Christian School and St. Clair ...


Posted on Mon, 16 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Corner Brook native Brad Gallant leads charge to remove offensive Indigenous imagery from Mississauga facilities - The Western Star
Corner Brook native Brad Gallant leads charge to remove offensive Indigenous imagery from Mississauga facilities  The Western Star

When Brad Gallant was told to get over the fact he found the Mississauga Chiefs logo and mascot offensive to Indigenous people, it only steeled his resolve to ...


Posted on Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Ice chunk falls from sky, crashes through roof of Mississauga home - CTV News
Ice chunk falls from sky, crashes through roof of Mississauga home  CTV News

There was a loud boom and the house shook as a block of ice, believed to be from a plane above, crashed through the roof of a Mississauga home on ...


Posted on Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Sword-wielding Mississauga jewelry store owners fend off armed robbers - Toronto Star
Sword-wielding Mississauga jewelry store owners fend off armed robbers  Toronto Star

Peel Region police are hunting for four armed suspects after the group tried to rob a Mississauga jewelry store, only to be thwarted by sword-wielding store ...


Posted on Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Mississauga restaurant bombing left a scene of chaos, witnesses say - Toronto Star
Mississauga restaurant bombing left a scene of chaos, witnesses say  Toronto Star

Police are seeking two male suspects in the blast at Bombay Bhel that injured 15 people. “The families were shattered. They were shocked,” said Dinesh Bhatia, ...


Posted on Fri, 25 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT



'Getting a lot of calls': Smell of natural gas brings heavy firefighter, police presence to south Mississauga - mississauga.com
'Getting a lot of calls': Smell of natural gas brings heavy firefighter, police presence to south Mississauga  mississauga.com

Numerous 911 calls have been made to Peel regional police, reporting a strong smell of natural gas in south Mississauga.


Posted on Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



Mississauga family thinks mysterious block of ice that crashed through their roof fell from a plane - National Post
Mississauga family thinks mysterious block of ice that crashed through their roof fell from a plane  National Post

Carmela Caccavo was tossing and turning in bed at her Mississauga, Ont., home on Wednesday morning when she was jolted to her senses by a terrifying ...


Posted on Fri, 11 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT



New fire crew puts out blaze at police station - TheRecord.com
New fire crew puts out blaze at police station  TheRecord.com

It was a 'surreal' scene as a fire crew from Cambridge's new station put out a fire at the Cambridge OPP detachment on Tuesday.


Posted on Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Camp to introduce teen girls to firefighting begins in Mississauga - CBC.ca
Camp to introduce teen girls to firefighting begins in Mississauga  CBC.ca

A new camp designed to spark an interest in firefighting among teenage girls gets underway Monday in Mississauga.


Posted on Mon, 08 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT



Kingston retirement home residents forced to vacate - Ottawa Citizen
Kingston retirement home residents forced to vacate  Ottawa Citizen

Kingston Fire and Rescue has ordered the Fairfield Manor West retirement residence, whose sister residence has already had its licence revoked by its ...


Posted on Mon, 03 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Tractor trailer driver charged following four vehicle collision - SooToday
Tractor trailer driver charged following four vehicle collision  SooToday

The driver of the car was a 54 year old female from Elliot Lake, Ontario. She was transported via Algoma Paramedic Services to a local hospital in Sudbury with ...


Posted on Tue, 11 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Mississauga firefighters honoured for years of service - Mississauga
Mississauga firefighters honoured for years of service  Mississauga

MISSISSAUGA — More than 30 of Mississauga's finest firefighters were honoured at a ceremony last night — and foremost among them was the department's ...


Posted on Fri, 20 Dec 2013 08:00:00 GMT



Police and fire department on site after electric emergency at Con Edison facility in Queens, NY | Watch News Videos Online - Globalnews.ca
Police and fire department on site after electric emergency at Con Edison facility in Queens, NY | Watch News Videos Online  Globalnews.ca

The New York City Police Department and Fire Department were on the scene following a transformer explosion at a utility company's facility in Astoria, Queens ...


Posted on Thu, 27 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Fire crews honoured for bravery and professionalism - Mississauga
Fire crews honoured for bravery and professionalism  Mississauga

MISSISSAUGA – It was still dark (around 4 a.m.) when the alarm toned at Mississauga Fire Station 105.


Posted on Mon, 25 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT



Town of Oakville/Oakville fire department facing $1.9-million lawsuit - InsideHalton.com
Town of Oakville/Oakville fire department facing $1.9-million lawsuit  InsideHalton.com

OAKVILLE — The Town of Oakville and the Oakville fire department are facing a $1.9-million lawsuit for alleged negligence in connection with a 2016 house fire.


Posted on Thu, 20 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



UPDATE: Mississauga Man Drowns In Wellington County - BlackburnNews.com
UPDATE: Mississauga Man Drowns In Wellington County  BlackburnNews.com

Ontario Provincial Police say a 46-year-old man has died in an apparent drowning. OPP Constable Joshua Cunningham says it happened around 5pm ...


Posted on Sun, 02 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Flames billow into air as Irving Oil refinery fire rages | Watch News Videos Online - Globalnews.ca
Flames billow into air as Irving Oil refinery fire rages | Watch News Videos Online  Globalnews.ca

Flames billowed into the air on Monday in Saint John, New Brunswick as a fire raged at Irving Oil following reports of an explosion. Blast at Irving Oil's Saint John ...


Posted on Mon, 08 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Students uninjured after school bus fire thanks to driver: fire chief - Global News Regina
Students uninjured after school bus fire thanks to driver: fire chief  Global News Regina

Firefighters were called to a school bus fire Friday morning in the rural municipality (RM) of Prince Albert.


Posted on Fri, 15 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT



City miffed firefighters getting more than other employees - Mississauga
City miffed firefighters getting more than other employees  Mississauga

MISSISSAUGA — City officials say Mississauga firefighters are receiving better benefits than other municipal employees and the City is blaming it on the ...


Posted on Tue, 25 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT



Guelph Fire Department puts new ‘Avenger’ pumper truck into service - Global News Guelph
Guelph Fire Department puts new ‘Avenger’ pumper truck into service  Global News Guelph

It looks like something from the Transformer film series and is even called the “Avenger” by the manufacturer, but it's just the latest addition to the Guelph Fire ...


Posted on Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Communist Party holds rally to support Canada Post workers in Ottawa - Ottawa Citizen
Communist Party holds rally to support Canada Post workers in Ottawa  Ottawa Citizen

Canada Post said Monday morning that demonstrators are illegally delaying the movement of mail at its Ottawa mail processing plant despite a court injunction ...


Posted on Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Calgary police, fire department looking years into the future for hiring - Global News
Calgary police, fire department looking years into the future for hiring  Global News

Both Calgary police and fire would like to hire more staff, but it's not in the cards for the first couple years of the city's proposed four-year budget.


Posted on Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Bill Brown expanded and improved Cambridge's fire department - TheRecord.com
Bill Brown expanded and improved Cambridge's fire department  TheRecord.com

The man who laid the foundation for what Cambridge's fire department is today has died. Former fire chief Bill Brown died in his sleep at Cambridge Memorial ...


Posted on Sun, 06 Jan 2019 20:35:00 GMT



Bringing scandal and injustice to light: How newspapers make a difference in the community - mississauga.com
Bringing scandal and injustice to light: How newspapers make a difference in the community  mississauga.com

It's about trust. Our relationship with our readers is built on transparency, honesty and integrity. As such, we have launched a trust initiative to tell you who we are ...


Posted on Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



'Brutal, cruel thing to do': Second Kingston retirement residence forced to vacate - Ottawa Citizen
'Brutal, cruel thing to do': Second Kingston retirement residence forced to vacate  Ottawa Citizen

Fairfield Manor East has been vacated by Kingston Fire and Rescue.


Posted on Sat, 08 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Mississauga lures Kitchener fire chief to head up service here - Mississauga
Mississauga lures Kitchener fire chief to head up service here  Mississauga

MISSISSAUGA — The City of Mississauga has announced the appointment of Tim Beckett as the City's new fire chief, effective July 21.


Posted on Sat, 05 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT



'It’s a brutal, cruel thing to do' - The Kingston Whig-Standard
'It’s a brutal, cruel thing to do'  The Kingston Whig-Standard

Fairfield Manor East and Fairfield Manor West has been ordered to close by the Ontario Fire Marshal, hours after Kingston Fire and Rescue ordered the east-end ...


Posted on Fri, 07 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Calgary Fire Department, police warn of charity phone scam - Global News
Calgary Fire Department, police warn of charity phone scam  Global News

Calgary police and the Calgary Fire Department (CFD) are warning residents about a new phone scam claiming to be collecting donations for CFD-related ...


Posted on Thu, 20 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



1956 pumper truck donated back to Milton Fire Department - InsideHalton.com
1956 pumper truck donated back to Milton Fire Department  InsideHalton.com

The Milton Fire Department has gone back to its past.


Posted on Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Man attempts to blow up NYC gas station, but sets himself on fire - Global News
Man attempts to blow up NYC gas station, but sets himself on fire  Global News

WATCH: Video posted to social media by the New York City Police Department shows a man lighting a fire at a Staten Island gas station on Monday.


Posted on Wed, 01 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Pickup truck catches fire on Hwy 417, no reported injuries: Ottawa fire - Global News Ottawa
Pickup truck catches fire on Hwy 417, no reported injuries: Ottawa fire  Global News Ottawa

Ottawa Fire Services says no one has been reported hurt after a pickup truck caught fire while travelling east on Highway 417 on Monday morning.


Posted on Mon, 13 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Greyhound Bus catches fire on the QEW - Toronto Star
Greyhound Bus catches fire on the QEW  Toronto Star

A Greyhound Bus was fully engulfed in flames shortly after midnight on Sunday, blocking westbound lanes on the QEW.


Posted on Sun, 24 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT



City of Mississauga and firefighters union prepping for arbitration to settle labour dispute - Mississauga
City of Mississauga and firefighters union prepping for arbitration to settle labour dispute  Mississauga

The City of Mississauga and its Fire and Emergency Services department remain entrenched in a protracted labour dispute that could cost the city millions.


Posted on Tue, 20 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT



No one injured in Oakville attic fire - InsideHalton.com
No one injured in Oakville attic fire  InsideHalton.com

The Oakville Fire Department says no one was injured after a small fire broke out in the attic of a southeast Oakville home on Saturday, Dec. 15.


Posted on Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Moose Jaw Fire Department rescue deer that fell through ice - Global News
Moose Jaw Fire Department rescue deer that fell through ice  Global News

The Moose Jaw Fire Department received a call from CP Rail that a deer had fallen through the ice and was trapped in the water.


Posted on Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Montreal fire department warning about dangers of kitchen fires - Global News Montréal
Montreal fire department warning about dangers of kitchen fires  Global News Montréal

WATCH: Montreal firefighters are starting a campaign to remind the public how to prevent a fire, especially in homes. As Global's Phil Carpenter reports, the fire ...


Posted on Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Large fire extinguished at River Rouge commercial building - Crain's Detroit Business
Large fire extinguished at River Rouge commercial building  Crain's Detroit Business

A large commercial building fire has been extinguished after it lit up the night sky and sent heavy smoke billowing into the air in River Rouge early Tuesday.


Posted on Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



Tour a Brampton fire station, have coffee with a firefighter during Fire Prevention Week Oct. 6 to 12 - Brampton Guardian
Tour a Brampton fire station, have coffee with a firefighter during Fire Prevention Week Oct. 6 to 12  Brampton Guardian

An open house at Brampton fire station 209 and coffee with a firefighter are the highlights of Fire Prevention Week activities in Brampton, Oct. 6 to 12.


Posted on Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT



Mississauga is hiring firefighters | Mississauga.com - Mississauga
Mississauga is hiring firefighters | Mississauga.com  Mississauga

Mississauga Fire and Emergency Services is accepting applications for firefighters starting today until Oct. 31.


Posted on Sat, 15 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT



Six Nations fire station closed indefinitely after 'elaborate' break-in - TheSpec.com
Six Nations fire station closed indefinitely after 'elaborate' break-in  TheSpec.com

Thieves cut through a security fence, broke through a concrete wall and bypassed the station's security system.


Posted on Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



2 injured during rescue at Saskatoon house fire - Global News
2 injured during rescue at Saskatoon house fire  Global News

Saskatoon firefighters said they arrived to find smoke coming from the three-storey home and were informed someone was still inside.


Posted on Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT



No one injured when vehicle catches fire at Ford Oakville Assembly plant - InsideHalton.com
No one injured when vehicle catches fire at Ford Oakville Assembly plant  InsideHalton.com

The Oakville fire department says no one was injured when a vehicle caught fire at the Oakville Ford Assembly Plant on Tuesday, Nov. 27.


Posted on Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT



 

 
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