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Santa Claus Is Coming To Wyckoff!

Monday, December 15, 2014 

On Sunday, December 21, Santa Claus is coming to town!

Santa and his elves and reindeer will be riding around Wyckoff, meeting and giving out candy canes to kids from 1 to 92.

The scheduled stops are below! We hope to see everyone there!

Company 1 Area

Trip 1

1. Old Post Rd. & Shelbourne Dr. 5:00

2. Patton Place & Woodbury Dr. 5:15

3. Fairview Place & Old Woods Rd. 5:30

4. Buena Vista Way & Over Look Dr. 5:45

5. Wishing Well Rd. House # 628 6:00

6. Covington Place & Taunton Rd. 6:15

7. Concord Place & Fairfield Rd. 6:30

8. Sparrowbush Rd. & Harding Rd. 6:45

9. Sunset Blvd. & Pathway Manor 7:00

10. Martom Rd. & Van Houten Ave. 7:15

11. Voorhis Ave. & Samuel Way 7:30

12. Washington School Main Entrance 7:45

Trip 2

1. Ralph Ave & East Stevens Ave. 5:00

2. Hurley Ave. & Ridge Rd. 5:15

3. Brook Rd. & Elmwood Place 5:30

4. Deerfield Rd. & Midland Ave. 5:45

5. Howard St. & Midland Ave. 6:00

6. Morley Dr. & Dale 6:15

7. Harding Rd. & Colona St. 6:30

8. Godwin Dr. & Colonial Dr. 6:45

9. Wiley Place. & Birch Parkway 7:00

10. Pine St. & Joan Place 7:15

11. Frost Ct. & Navajo Dr. 7:30

12. Edgewood Ave. & Meadowbrook 7:45

13. Beth Lane & Barrett Lane 8:00

Company 2

1. Coolidge School 5:00

2. Radcliffe St and Colgate Ave 5:30

3. Lincoln Ave and Liberty St 6:00

4. Dartmouth St and Yale Ave 6:30

Company 3

1. Cedar Hill Shopping Center 3:30

2. Sicomac Engine Co. 3 3:30



Wyckoff Fire Department Elects Its 2015 Officers

Tuesday, December 9, 2014  The Wyckoff Fire Department held its 2015 company officer elections on Monday night.

Led by Department Chief Lou Graglia and Assistant Chief Tim Brock, these men will oversee their respective firehouses.

Best of luck to everyone in the new year!

Co. 1

Battalion Chief: Scott Fisher

Captains: Tom Durkin and Matt Capomaggi

Lieutenants: Brian DeHaas and Joe Vanderplaat

Co. 2

Battalion Chief: Brian Hendrickson

Captain: Fred Depken

Lieutenants: Chris Joachim and Chris Charnesky

Co. 3

Battalion Chief: Andrew Forsyth

Captain: Aaron Gettleman

Lieutenants: Matt Tani and Mike LaBarck



Co 1 Takes Delivery Of New Engine

Monday, December 8, 2014  The Wyckoff Fire Department took delivery of its new Spartan ERV pumper.



Wyckoff Fire Department Supports Marines' Toy for Tots

Saturday, December 6, 2014  The Wyckoff Fire Department participated in full support of the Marines Toys for Tot program on Saturday, December 6. There was a great turnout between the fire department and town residents.

The Wyckoff Fire Department is honored to be able to participate with the United States Marine's on this worthy event.



WFD Takes Two Awards at Wallington FD Holiday Parade

Sunday, November 30, 2014  Thanks to members from Cos. 1, 2 and 3 who helped make this year's Wallington Fire Department holiday parade a great success!

This year, Engine 235 was dedicated to Greg and John Barnas, the Barnas family and our brothers of the Wallington Fire Department. We took home a Special Judges award for our tribute to Greg and John, and the result exceeded the expectations we came into this project with!

Company 3 was awarded sixth place for best decorated/lighted engine.

Nice job everybody!

 -145 Will Pettit  



Happy Thanksgiving

Thursday, November 27, 2014  This Thanksgiving, we are incredibly thankful for all the support you gave in 2014. We participated in several community events, and our 100-percent volunteers dedicated hundreds of man hours to keep the Township of Wyckoff safe! We hope you enjoy your Thanksgiving with family and friends.

On behalf of the Wyckoff Fire Department officers and members, stay safe and Happy Thanksgiving! 



Toys for Tots

Sunday, November 16, 2014  On Saturday, December 6, the Toys for Tots train will be making a stop in Wyckoff. Members of the Marine Corps and Santa Claus will be on a special train and collect gifts for the U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots Foundation.

The mission of the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Foundation is to collect new, unwrapped toys during November and December each year and distribute those toys as Christmas gifts to needy children. 

Wyckoff residents are encouraged to drop off new, unwrapped toys at Protection Fire Company 1 (1 Scott Plaza), Community Engine Company 2 (180 Wyckoff Avenue) and Sicomac Engine Company 3 (428 Sicomac Avenue) during November and the first two weeks of December. Gifts can also be dropped off any Monday evening from 7:15 to 9:15 p.m.

In addition, we have teamed up with the Wyckoff Lions Club and have arranged a dropoff location for toys at the Lions Club Tree Sales on Franklin Avenue at the Getty Gas Station Parking Lot. All gifts collected will be brought to the Main Street station for pick up on 12/6 at 11:45am. For more information log onto:  http://dover-nj.toysfortots.org/local-coordi…/…/default.aspx



FAST Team Goes To Mahwah Working Fire

Sunday, November 2, 2014  At 2:30 a.m., the Wyckoff Fire Department FAST Team was called mutual aid to Victoria Lane in Mahwah for a structure fire.

Mahwah FD Companies 1, 2, 3, and 4 arrived to find fire showing from windows and doors on three sides of the residence.

Companies utilized two ladder truck master streams and multiple interior hand lines for nearly an hour to bring the wind-swept fire under control and finally extinguish it.

Luckily the homeowners and guests that occupied the home escaped without injury. 

Great job to Mahwah FD and mutual aid companies Wyckoff FD, Ramsey FD, Franklin Lakes FD, Oakland FD, Midland Park FD, and Upper Saddle River FD on a difficult fire.



Eight Wyckoff Firemen Honored at NWBMA Memorial Service

Wednesday, October 22, 2014  In an emotional service at the Bergen County Fire Academy, the Northwest Bergen Mutual Aid honored local firemen who have passed on in the last 12 months, including eight from Wyckoff.

Those Wyckoff firemen were as follows: former Co. 1 Deputy Chief and Relief Association President George Vaughan, Co. 2 Deputy Chief Elmer Jeltes, Tom Hannon, Ralph Grossmann, John Marrinan, Donald McCall, Jack Vanderplaat and Eric Johnson.



Wyckoff Fire Department Attends Community Service Fair at Ramapo High School

Friday, October 10, 2014  On Friday, October 10, Co. 2 Deputy Chief Brian Hendrickson, Co. 2 firefighter Michael Schell and Co. 3 firefighter Joe LaBarck represented the Wyckoff Fire Department at Ramapo High School's Community Service Fair, whose purpose is to encourage students help serve their local communities.

The WFD was one of 14 organizations that participated.

If you are interested in joining the Wyckoff Fire Department, stop by your local firehouse any Monday night from 7:00-9:00.



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