Firefighters

Emergency response times quicken in Olivenhain

Emergency response times quicken in Olivenhain

ENCINITAS — Battalion Chief Dismas Abelman drove along a narrow, windy road in Olivenhain in a white truck.

Oceanside to add 11 firefighters thanks to a $2.7M grant

OCEANSIDE — Oceanside Fire Department is looking to add 11 firefighter paramedics to its ranks thanks to $2.7 million federal grant award.

Encinitas hires three firefighters for Olivenhain

Encinitas hires three firefighters for Olivenhain

ENCINITAS — City Council voted unanimously to approve three new firefighters for the recently opened mini-fire station on Rancho Santa Fe Road.

Fair brings neighbors together for a fun day in the park

Fair brings neighbors together for a fun day in the park

OCEANSIDE — The Libby Lake Community Resource Fair was a bright spot for a community that had two neighborhood teens fatally shot and two injured at Libby Lake Park in March.

Grant gives fire department breathing room

Grant gives fire department breathing room

ENCINITAS — The Encinitas Fire Department is using grant money to purchase new breathing apparatuses.