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I welcome you to my blog site; I hope to show you the fire service in NLC in some interesting events. During the next few years, I will improve on the content and photos to keep you coming back for more. I take pride in my photography and try my best to be first in when possible. The majority of the photos will be from the Norwich companies & surrounding area departments, but sometimes I Buff out of state cities for a change of pace.

As of late I have missed or worked a lot of the incidents. I have a great support group of Photographers to help the site keep up with all the incidents. There are too many to list, So thanks for your support. Thanks for visiting and enjoy .RD Ladd

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Sunday, January 23, 2011

Hartford 2nd Alarm 01-18-11

Hartford fire went to 58 Cabot St at 11:05 hours for this 2nd alarm. Fire was on floor #2 of a 3 brick and traveling the walls to floor #3. Members made a nice stop on this fire in another snow/ice storm. One dog was removed and firefighters worked on reviving the animal. One firefighter also transported to the hospital for an unknown injury. More pictures at.