Cardiac Arrest Reversal 7.3.14

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On Thursday July 3rd, crews from Colonie Fire Company and Colonie EMS were dispatched to the home of an elderly patient in Cardiac Arrest.  Hearing the radio transmission, several members reported directly to the scene to start CPR.  Colonie EMS and several other CFC members followed shortly after with an AED and additional ALS equipment. By time the patient was loaded into the ambulance for transport to the hospital a good pulse was … [Read More...]

VLY ROAD SIGNAL 30 6.22.14

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Crews from Colonie Fire Company, Fuller Road, Midway, West Albany and Stanford Heights were called to the scene of a Structure Fire on the afternoon of June 22nd.  Upon arrival a single family home was fully engulfed in flames. Multiple large diameter hose lines were deployed to try and bring the fire under control.  There was a second floor collapse forcing crews out of the structure and shifting focus to an exterior attack.  Everyone went home … [Read More...]

Tuesday Nights in the Park

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Summer has arrived here in the Village.  The Annual Tuesday Nights in the Park concert series kicked off Yesterday with Across the Pond playing for everyone at the Cook Park Amphitheater.  Our crews will be on hand throughout the summer with goodies for the kids and informational handouts.  Stop by and say Hello.  Below is the entire schedule. June June 10 Across The Pond June 17 Jade June 24 Skeeter Creek July July … [Read More...]

Team Diane Monti Walks for a Cure

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Company members and their families showed up in full force this past Saturday at the Albany-Colonie Relay for Life.  Team Diane Monti had over 20 people walking to support the fight against cancer. We also opened up shop at the concession stand and sold food and beverages.  We raised over $400 from the concession stand and we are still tallying up the donations from the walk.  Thank you to everyone who participated, donated and helped make this … [Read More...]