Posted on January 08, 2014 08:00
Seventeen firefighting recruits officially become WFD firefighters on Jan. 10 in City Council Chambers.
Posted on November 27, 2013 11:33
Get seasonal safety tips about holiday decorating from the Wilmington Fire Department and tips on how to be safe during the holiday shopping season from the Wilmington Police Department.
Posted on November 27, 2013 10:51
With the holidays right around the corner, the Wilmington Fire Department would like to remind you to “Cook with Caution.”
Cooking fires are the number one cause of home fire and home fire injuries.
Posted on October 30, 2013 08:00
Daylight savings time ends this weekend, so don't forget to turn your clocks back one hour before you go to bed on Nov. 2! That means it's also time to change the batteries in your smoke alarms. If you need assistance or have any questions, the WFD can help!
Posted on October 22, 2013 16:01
The Wilmington Fire Department will be promoting 16 firefighters at the 3rd annual awards and promotion ceremony this Friday at 6:30 p.m. at Winter Park Baptist Church, located at 4700 Wrightsville Avenue.
Posted on October 22, 2013 08:00
Be sure your family has a safe and happy Halloween by following these safety tips.
Posted on October 11, 2013 08:00
Come to the 8th Annual Fire Expo on Oct. 11 between 4-7 p.m. at Independence Mall. There will be something for all ages, and tips on keeping your home safe from fire.
Posted on September 12, 2013 15:49
Stop by the Empie Fire Station and check out the newly dedicated WFD Firefighters Memorial.
Posted on September 12, 2013 15:00
The Firefighter Memorial at Empie Fire Station is set to be unveiled on Wednesday, September 11 at 6 p.m. The memorial honors the 7 Wilmington firefighters who have lost their lives in the line of duty as well as the 343 NYC firefighters who perished during the 9-11 attack.
Posted on September 05, 2013 20:28
The Fire Dept. will hold a volleyball fundraiser on Sat. Sept 7 for the Firefighter Memorial to be unveiled on Sept. 11.