Thursday night turned out to be a busy night for the members of the Arcadia Volunteer Fire Company. Shortly after 4:30, Ambulance 435 was alerted, along with other area units, for a motor vehicle collision with entrapment. Ambulance 435 arrived first and found a two-vehicle, head-on collision in the 5700 blk of Emory Road. A red, four-door sedan and a blue pickup truck were involved in the collision. ... (Full Story & Photos)
On Wednesday, Arcadia appeared in a joint recruiting effort being held at the Hereford High School. The campaign, established by Scott Bachman of the Hereford Volunteer Fire Company, targeted the students at the High School, and explained briefly about the benefits of volunteering, as well as what the service requires. Students watched a brief video in the beginning, composed by members of the Hereford ... (Full Story & Photos)
Mary Catherine Stocksdale receiving the EMS Provider of the Year Award from Chief Jeff Wickline.
The Arcadia Volunteer Fire Company held it's annual meeting on Tuesday. This meeting was also the point where the Fire Line Officers and Board Members were sworn into their offices, as well as where the awards for function and participation were given out. the Chief of the Baltimore County Fire Department, John Hohman, was on hand to swear in the Fire Line Officers and offer a few supportive words ... (Full Story & Photos)
Every year, the members of Arcadia Volunteer Fire Company respond to cold weather-related emergencies. The Officers and Members of the Arcadia Volunteer Fire Company want to help keep you safe this winter, by offering a few fire safety tips, specifically pertaining to winter weather.
Home fires occur most commonly in the winter time. According to statistics from the NFPA, home-heating related ... (Full Story)
Today, at the American Red Cross Chesapeake Region Headquarters in Baltimore, the Arcadia Volunteer Fire Company was awarded a grant from BGE. The grant comes as part of an effort to enhance safety, emergency preparedness, and emergency response and recovery across the BGE service area in central Maryland. All totaled, BGE awarded more than $350,000 in grants to 41 nonprofit emergency response and ... (Full Story & Photos)