Yonkers Fire Department
If you’re in the Yonkers area this weekend, consider stopping by the local fire department to help spread some holiday cheer.
Applicants must be 29-years-old or younger. They must take a written exam first, followed by a physical. They must have at least a high school diploma.
Yonkers firefighter Tim Sullivan says you don’t have to run into a burning building to save somebody’s life. You can do it just by donating blood or bone marrow.
In Yonkers, firefighters rescued two men dangling off a collapsed scaffolding. It was still not known Saturday what went wrong to cause the scaffold to collapse.
Firefighters made an amazing high-wire rescue on Friday evening after two workers were trapped on the side of a 28-story senior center at 289 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers.