Yonkers Fire Department

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Yonkers Fire Department Asks You To Help ‘Fill The Boot’

If you’re in the Yonkers area this weekend, consider stopping by the local fire department to help spread some holiday cheer.

12/13/2014

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Yonkers Fire Department Targets Minority Candidates In Recruitment Drive

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.

10/28/2011

Blood Drive (file / credit: AP)

Stories From Main Street: Yonkers Firefighter Saves Life Through Stem Cell Donation

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.

06/27/2011

Yonkers Scaffold Rescue (credit: CBS 2)

Cause Of Yonkers Scaffold Collapse Unknown

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.

03/05/2011

Yonkers firefighters work to rescue a worker suspended more than 100 feet in the air after a scaffold collapse on March 4, 2011. (Credit: CBS 2)

Firefighters Rescue Workers Dangling On Side Of Yonkers Building

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.

03/04/2011