NEW FIREHOUSE DEDICATION & OPEN HOUSE

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We are starting to get close to completion on our new Firehouse.  Alot of people have been working hard to make sure we hit our deadline.  We want to give everyone a chance to take a look at what we have been up to so Saturday, October 11, 2014 we will open up our doors to the public and celebrate our official grand open with a building dedication and open house.   The event will start at 10am and go until approximately 1pm.  … [Read More...]

Buckingham Drive – FAST Team

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The CFC FAST (Firefighter Assist and Search) team was deployed to a structure fire call in Niskayuna a little after 6am on July 17th.  Upon arrival there was a heavy smoke condition and confirmed fire on the first floor.  The fire eventually spread to the second floor and up through the roof.  Our Crews immediately laddered the building for a possible rescue scenario.  It took crews roughly an hour to get the fire under control. Everyone went … [Read More...]

CFC Softball – Another Season Down

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It has quite the season for the CFC Softball Team.  We finished the regular season 4-4. Round one of the playoffs started with a win for the Village over Stanford Heights. We battled undefeated Verdoy in the semi-finals.  After a tight game into the final innings, Verdoy nudged out a win 9-8. Catch the entire album on our flikr page.   … [Read More...]

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...]