Installation/Awards Dinner 2019!

On January 19 we had our annual rescue squad and fire department dinner at Ferraro’s Restaurant in Westfield, NJ. The following members were award recipients for their service!! 5 Year Service Pin Michael Hopkins 10 Year Service Award Ian Lewis 15 Year Service Silver Bowl Edward Winsor (from 2013) 20 Year Service Award Thomas Kranz…

2019 Reorganization Meeting! New Officers Sworn In!

Congratulations to all our new officers that were sworn in on Tuesday January 1st at Borough Hall during the Borough of Fanwood’s Annual Reorganization Meeting! Congratulations to all our officers! Line Officers: Captain: Patricia Buckridee 1st Lieutenant: Elizabeth Buckridee 2nd Lieutenant: Adam Miksis Sergeant: Shreya Kachroo Training: Christina O’Connor Desk Officers: President: Edward Winsor Vice…

Happy Holidays! 2018

From our family to yours, we wish everyone a safe and healthy holiday season!! Happy Hanukkah, Merry Christmas, and to all the holidays and festivities being celebrated this time of year, we wish you all a very happy holiday!

Fanwood Volunteer Holiday Celebration

On Thursday, December 6th, the Fanwood Rescue Squad attended the Holiday Celebration for Fanwood Volunteers at the Fanwood Grille hosted by Mayor Colleen Mahr, and the Fanwood Council! It was a wonderful evening getting to take time out of the holiday season to celebrate with all volunteers of Fanwood! Thank you to all our loyal…

Fanwood Tree Lighting and Holiday Celebration 2018!

Today we had a standby at the Borough of Fanwood Tree Lighting Event!!! It was an amazing event full of festive spirits and happy smiles all around despite the slight drizzle! Thanks to our crews for coming out for this event and kicking off the festive season with an amazing squad turnout!!  

Funeral and Last Call of Rescue Squad Life Member Harry S. Mee

Today was the funeral of one of our life members Harry S. Mee. To those who did or did not know him, he was a great inspiration, not only to his family but to his friends and extended family at the Fanwood Rescue Squad. He was a courageous and dedicated member of the Rescue Squad,…

Passing of Life Member and former Captain Harry S. Mee

Fanwood Rescue Squad Life Member Harry Mee passed on Sunday, November 4, 2018, at the age of 85. Harry was a volunteer with the Rescue Squad for more than 30 years, serving as captain in 1975. He also served with the Fanwood Fire Department. A native of Newark, NJ, Harry and his wife Dolores raised…

New ambulance is back!

New ambulance 578 was welcomed back by Councilman Anthony Carter and Squad President Ed Winsor and 2nd Lieutenant Adam Miksis. Our new ambulance has officially been in service for one week now!

Chelsea Donates $1,500 to FRS

Chelsea Senior Living’s annual golf outing raised more than $20,000 for volunteer rescue squads across New Jersey. The Fanwood Rescue Squad is among the squads receiving $1,500. Pictured are Councilman Tom Kranz,┬áDirector of Communications for Chelsea, Annette Watson, Executive Director of The Chelsea at Fanwood, and Brian Downing, Rescue Squad EMT. The golf outing took…

Fan Jam 2018

Thanks to FRS members Joan Lozowski, Shreya Kachroo and Scotch Plains EMT Dave Lugara for providing standby coverage at the 2nd annual Fan Jam rock concert and food truck festival at LaGrande Park on Sunday, July 8. Ambulance 578 had many young visitors, gave out a couple of band aids and transported one injured person…