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    11/29/21 Brooklyn All Hands Box 1933

    Long stretch for the engine(s).
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    Favorite dispatchers

    Has anyone noticed that lately some dispatchers, especially one in the Bronx and one in Staten Island speak as though they are auditioning for reading disclaimers at the end of commercials for loans and auto sales? They speak so fast and even cut out their dispatcher numbers at the end of the...
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    FDNY and NYC Firehouses and Fire Companies - 2nd Section

    Mack, that could definitely be the answer. I guess these eyes are not as sharp as they used to be. Thanks my friend.
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    FDNY and NYC Firehouses and Fire Companies - 2nd Section

    That's what I thought but in the video it showed 55 pulling out of quarters in front of the rescue rig. Unless 55 was a temporary stay at another house.
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    FDNY and NYC Firehouses and Fire Companies - 2nd Section

    When was R1 in with 55 engine?
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    11/25/21 Brooklyn 4th Alarm Box 0139

    Well, I guess they could have gotten Polish takeout in lieu of their usual neighborhood joints.
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    11-23-21...QNS BARRICADED EDP.

    8th avenue between College Place and 122 street, er, College Point Blvd. that is.
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    11/20/21 Queens All Hands Box 6492

    When E251 was established in the early 50's they had a Ward LaFrance "Quad" apparatus and had it for many years. 251's quarters are just a few blocks west of this incident.
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    11/20/21 Queens All Hands Box 6492

    Thank you, soda-acid
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    11/20/21 Queens All Hands Box 6492

    I wonder if that building was the former "Mays" department store.
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    Possible war years repeating itself.

    Probably not the correct forum for this but today I heard two calls for immediate PD responses. The first was a company in Brooklyn who had an irate "citizen" who would not move his double parked auto to let the rig pass and therefore unable to respond to the box. The second was this afternoon...
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    ANOTHER WAR YEARS VET PASSES.

    Rest In Peace Sir and condolences to Chief K. on his loss.
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    11/10/21 Manhattan 10-75 Box 515

    10-41 code 1 for a fire in the shower.
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    11/7/21 Queens 10-75 Box 3162

    Yes indeed, that's the name I couldn't remember but definitely remember the food. Thanks Gents!
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    11/7/21 Queens 10-75 Box 3162

    Years ago there was a great German deli right by there. Can't think of the name but fantastic roast beef on rye with Russian dressing and German warm potato salad. Now I'm hungry.
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