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Baltimore County officials warn of volunteer firefighter phone scam

TOWSON, MD – A popular phone scam is resurfacing, according to Baltimore County officials. Representatives with the Baltimore County Volunteer Firemen’s Association say there is currently a scam circulating around the county with regard to telephone solicitations. The scammers call local residents and say they are collecting donations on behalf of the Baltimore County Volunteer Firemen’s Association. Authorities say that …


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WMVFC to hold grand opening for new station on Saturday

As previously reported here at NottinghamMD.com, a new, state-of-the-art White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company station will hold its grand opening on Saturday, supported by a multi-million dollar contribution from Baltimore County. The new, $6.9 million station, located at 10331 Philadelphia Road (21162), replaces WMVFC’s previous facility located at 5419 Ebenezer Road. Baltimore County Fire Department Fire Chief Kyrle W. Preis III is scheduled to …


Baltimore County provides $9.7 million to volunteer fire companies

Baltimore County’s 29 volunteer, rescue, and rehab companies will receive more than $9.7 million in financial support from Baltimore County for Fiscal Year 2019. The county support to the volunteers represents an increase of about $600,000 over last year. The formal announcement of the County’s FY19 contribution to the volunteers was made September 20 at the annual meeting of the …