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November 2022 Top Responders

Thursday, December 1, 2022
Caleb Sadzinski, Doug Wilson, Bruce Neal, and Kyle Thompson

Company Drill - New Rescue Engine

Monday, November 28, 2022
At our regular bimonthly training on Monday, November 28, 2022, members trained with new Rescue Engine 6, flowing water through Master Streams. (Master Streams are appliances designed to flow large quantities of water. They’re used on larger fires where the axiom is “Big Fire, Big Water”. Locally, a recent example of a large fire requiring Big Water was the Family Dollar fire, in Washington Square, nearly a year ago.

Santa Arrives in Chestertown

Friday, November 25, 2022
The Chestertown Volunteer Fire Company received the honor of escorting Mr. & Mrs. Kris Kringle to Chestertown Friday evening, November 25, 2022. Before departing the fire station for the parade marshaling location on Dixon Drive, the Kringles posed with those members on hand. The members you see in this photograph are the members riding the equipment through the parade. In the parade, Santa and his Mrs. rode in the basket of our tower, where everyone could see them! Christmas in Chestertown is officially underway. ??

Inside the Station - Member Spotlight

Tuesday, November 15, 2022
Our “Inside the Fire Station – Member Spotlight” profile for November is Ms. Susan Joyner. Susan joined the Chestertown VFC in 1994 and was awarded Life Membership in 2018. In addition to her participation as a regular member, she is also a member of the fire company Auxiliary.

October 2022 Top Responders

Tuesday, November 1, 2022
Caleb Sadzinki, Michael McGinnis, Shawn Rideout, and Jesse Downey Jr.

Rescue Engine 6 Arrives Home

Friday, October 21, 2022

Inside the Station - Member Spotlight

Monday, October 17, 2022
At a recent fire company meeting, long-time Life Member Michael “Mike” Olsen was selected as our “Inside the Fire Station – Member Spotlight” profile. While still in his mid-20’s, Mike joined the Chestertown VFC in 1996. In 2016, when he became eligible, his peers at the Chestertown VFC honored him by awarding Life Membership status.

Septemner 2022 Top Responders

Saturday, October 1, 2022
Caleb Sadzinski, Bruce Neal, and Jesse Downey Jr.

August 2022 Top Responders

Thursday, September 1, 2022
Bruce Neal, Caleb Sadzinski, and Michael McGinnis


July 2022 Top Responders

Monday, August 1, 2022
Bruce Neal, Keith Vanzant, and Caleb Sadzinski

June 2022 Top Responders

Friday, July 1, 2022
Keith Vanzant, Bruce Neal, and Jimmy Wallace


May 2022 Top Reponders

Wednesday, June 1, 2022
Bruce Neal, Jimmy Wallace, and Michael McGinnis

Progress photos for Rescue Engine 6

Saturday, May 7, 2022
Attachd are several progress photos of our new Rescue Engine

Motor Vehicle Collision - Hanseville Road, Chestertown

Wednesday, May 4, 2022
On Wednesday, May 4, 2022, at 6:08 pm, the Chestertown Volunteer Fire Company, Kent & Queen Annes Rescue Squad, Kent County EMS, and other Mutual Aid companies were dispatched for the Motor Vehicle Crash with Unknown Injury, in the 10300 block of Hanesville Road. This location is between Flatland Road (Maryland 514 – the cut-off towards Great Oak) and Fairlee Road (Maryland 298).

April 2022 Top Responders

Sunday, May 1, 2022
Bruce Neal, Christopher Spray, and Shawn Rideout

2022 Pool Fill Season

Thursday, April 14, 2022
Need your pool filled or perhaps just a top-off? With the first day of Spring right around the corner, it's time for people to start considering opening their swimming pools. Pool fills are a significant fundraising source for us.

March 2022 Top Responders

Friday, April 1, 2022
Bruce Neal, Renny Grapes, Christopher Spray & Keith Vanzant


February 2022 Top Responders

Tuesday, March 1, 2022
Christopher Spray, Keith Vanzant, and Bruce Neal

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