HVAS: 2019 Spring Initial EMR Course

By HVAS. Learn the basics of emergency medicine from experienced instructors, covering topics such as anatomy and physiology, trauma, patient assessment skills, vital signs, EMS operations and much more. Successful completion oft this course will certify you as an Emergency Medical Responder in the State of Connecticut. The cost of this course is $550, which […]

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Cub Scout Pack 40 Visits HVFCo

By Olivia Drake. Wolf Scouts from the Connecticut Rivers Council Pack 40, Den 7 Higganum visited Haddam Volunteer Fire Company on Feb. 3, 2019 while working on a Hometown Heroes adventure. Lt. Tony Lafo spoke to the boys about firefighting and offered them a tour of Engine 6-13 and Rescue 5-13. Scouts had the opportunity […]

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HVFCo Held 2018 Firefighters’ Appreciation Banquet Feb. 2, 2019

By Olivia Drake, HVFCo. Public Information Officer. Members of Haddam Volunteer Fire Company celebrated their 2018 achievements during the annual Firefighters’ Appreciation Banquet held Feb. 2, 2019 at the Riverhouse at Goodspeed Station. Haddam Fire Chief Sam Baber emceed the event, which included a social hour with hors d’oeuvres, dinner, awards, recognition speeches, raffle prizes […]

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HVFCo: Motor Vehicle Accident Sends Five Patients to Area Hospitals on Feb. 2, 2019

By Olivia Drake, HVFCo. Public Information Officer. Five patients were transported to local hospitals following a motor vehicle accident Feb. 2, 2019 on Saybrook Road near the Jail Hill Road intersection. At 9:05 p.m., Haddam Volunteer Fire Company and Chester Hose Company were dispatched to the scene where two vehicles collided. One vehicle was found […]

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HVFCo Blood Drive Tomorrow Feb. 5, 2019

Submitted by Olivia Drake, HVFCo. Public Information Officer. Haddam Volunteer Fire Department and the American Red Cross are hosting an upcoming blood drive. Please join our lifesaving mission and schedule an appointment today! Drive Details: Site: Haddam Volunteer Fire Department Address: 439 Saybrook Rd./Route 154, Higganum, CT, 06441 Room Name: Meeting Hall Date: Tue Feb […]

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KVFCo: Jan. 20, 2019 Motor Vehicle Accident

By Olivia Drake. At 1:40 p.m. Jan. 20, 2019, Killingworth Volunteer Fire Company responded to a motor vehicle accident on Route 80 near Hemlock Drive. A driver heading westbound lost control of his vehicle while traveling down an icy section of road and struck another vehicle heading eastbound. That vehicle, which received impact on the […]

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HVFCo: Jan. 18, 2019 Motor Vehicle Accident

By Olivia Drake, HVFCo. Public Information Officer. At 8:35 a.m. Jan. 18, 2019 Haddam Volunteer Fire Company was dispatched to a motor vehicle accident on Little City Road. A woman had lost control of her vehicle and struck an embankment, which caused the vehicle to flip onto the driver’s side. Good Samaritans helped the occupant […]

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HVFCo: Kitchen Fire on Old Ponsett Road

By Olivia Drake, HVFCo. Public Information Officer. On January 8, 2019, Haddam Volunteer Fire Company responded to a reported appliance/structure fire on Old Ponsett Road. The homeowner realized that he had left cooking oil heating on the stove, which ignited and set off smoke detectors in his home. He immediately called 9-1-1 and reported a […]

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HVFCo Honors Bob Kadrle

During Haddam Volunteer Fire Company’s meeting on Jan. 7, Firefighter Robert “Bob” Kadrle was honored for 50 years of service to the company. Bob is the first member in the company’s 89 years of history to serve for this length of time. In addition to receiving a 50-years-of-service pin from HVFC Chief Sam Baber, Bob […]

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