Party in the Park

As it does every year, the Rescue Squad provided standby EMTs and both ambulances at Fanwood’s annual Party in the Park, the rite of summer that ushers in the Tuesday evening movies in LaGrande Park with fun for the kids, music, food and rides. Thanks to the great showing of EMTs and first responders who…

Memorial Day 2017

The rain forced a cancellation of this year’s parade but FRS members stood for our annual group photo in front of FRS HQ. Thanks to those who turned out for the annual ceremony at the Fanwood Memorial Library, which did proceed in light drizzle.

Fanwood Honors Bob Kruthers on 60 Years of Service

Fanwood Council honored Bob Kruthers for his 60 years of service to the Fanwood Rescue Squad during the May 22nd regular council meeting coinciding with EMS Week. Bob was a recipient of the Borough’s Volunteer of the Month award in 2009 and earned a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Statewide EMS Conference in 2014. Bob’s…

Overlook EMS Awards

The Fanwood Rescue Squad is proud to name EMT Karolyn Buckridee the recipient of this year’s EMS excellence award at the Overlook Medical Center Dinner on May 24th at Berkeley Plaza, Berkeley Heights, NJ. Karolyn maintains a high standard of care that benefits not only our patients but all of us who serve with her….

Squad supports Rockin’ 4 Autism Fair

The Rescue Squad supported the Rockin’ 4 Autism event Saturday, April 29th. Thanks to Capt. Nancy Mustachio, President Jeff Downing, EMTs Tom Kranz and Ian Lewis for coming out. It was a great PR opportunity, lots of kids and the parents stopped by.

Knights of Columbus Honor Patty Buckridee

FRS VP/Training Officer Patty Buckridee received the Knights of Columbus award for public safety responders during the Knight’s annual Shield Awards for public safety responders. President Jeff Downing presented the award.