Tag Archives: Beacon Hose Company No.1


Slideshow: Firemen’s Carnival

Beacon Hose Company No. 1 hosted its 53rd annual Firemen’s Carnival and Parade June 9 through June 11 at the firehouse in Beacon Falls. The carnival, which is the department’s…


Carnival brings community together

BEACON FALLS — When firefighters converge on an area, it is usually because of a disaster. That won’t be the case next week. The 53rd annual Beacon Hose Firemen’s Carnival…


Beacon Hose reports February calls

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 responded to 31 emergency medical calls and 26 fire calls in February. The company also conducted fire training in bail-out drills, ladder…


Training at the station

Beacon Hose makes good use of secondary location BEACON FALLS — Bailing out of a second story window, surviving and escaping after a floor collapses, and maneuvering through walls are…


Beacon Hose reports January calls

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 responded to 54 emergency medical calls and 21 fire calls in January. The company also conducted fire training in self-contained breathing apparatus…


Quick thinking helps contain dumpster fire

BEACON FALLS — The quick actions of two men helped to save a building threatened by a dumpster fire Friday afternoon. Beacon Hose Company No. 1 responded to a dumpster…


Woman rescued from house fire

NAUGATUCK — A local woman driving on Route 63 Sunday night noticed a house on fire and jumped into action. Rachelle Pollock saw plumes of black smoke pouring out of…


Beacon Falls welcomes home vet

BEACON FALLS — Clutching tiny American flags and cheering at the top of their lungs, community first responders and dignitaries gave a warm welcome to an Army National Guard soldier…


Beacon Hose reports December calls

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 reported that it responded to 42 emergency medical service calls and 10 fire calls in December, and requested mutual fire aid once….


Rotary, Beacon Hose come together for cook off

BEACON FALLS — The Beacon Falls Rotary Club and Beacon Hose Company No. 1 are teaming up to host a homemade wine, beer and chili cook off. The event is…