“Protecting History Since 1967”
HERE COMES SANTA … On Sunday December 21st 2014 … RAIN, SNOW, SLEET or SHINE … SANTA Will Be Touring A Majority Of Upper Makefield Township ..SANTA Will Begin His Tour At Approx 10:00am and Will Return To The Taylorsville Road Firehouse For Pictures Between 6:30pm & 8pm.
UMFC Will Be Also Hosting A Food Drive Drop Off and Collecting Non-Perishable Food for the Penndel Food Pantry. The Penndel Food Pantry Is In Desperate Need Of Canned and Boxed Food Items Which Should Be In Date and Undamaged, Please No Glass Containers. Donations Are Being Accepted At The Taylorsville Road Firehouse Between 10am and 4pm Or During The SANTA Photo Time From 6:30pm to 8pm.
Everyone Who Donates Will Receive A Raffle Ticket For A Chance To Win A Gift Certificate To “TOYS-R-US”. The Drawing For The Gift Certificate Will Be Immediately Following The Picture Time.
Feel free to share any pictures you take of the parade by emailing the Fire Company at Santa@umfc.org … Thank you
November 2nd at 2am marks the end of Daylight Savings Time .. When you Change Your Clocks Back an Hour … Also take time to Change The Batteries in ALL of your Smoke Alarms and CO Detectors … Remember “Working Smoke Alarms & Co Detectors – Save Lives”
From the Officers and Members of the Upper Makefield Fire CompanyRead More
FROM THE DESK OF MEDIC 172 – ST. MARY EMS
Are you prepared for a medical emergency?
If you are experiencing a medical emergency:
MINUTES MATTER — Please call 9-1-1
Our crews are prepared to begin lifesaving treatment and will be in contact with the Emergency Room for you. Do not drive to the ambulance, fire house, or the hospital. If you are experiencing symptoms while driving, please do not continue to drive; please pull your car over and call for help.
If you find yourself at the firehouse, there are doorbells at the front and rear entrances for you to ring to alert members you are there. However, the ambulance my not be in the station, so please also call 9-1-1.
Once you activate 9-1-1, Remain Calm, the Dispatchers will give you instructions over the phone on what to do until help arrives.
Below is a brief description of Stroke and Heart Attack symptoms. This is not a complete list. For a complete list please contact your doctor, St. Mary Medical Center or the American Heart Association.
Warning signs of a STROKE
Time to call 9-1-1
Warning signs of a Heart Attack
Chest pain or pressure which lasts more than a few minutes or goes away and comes back
Shortness of breath
Body discomfort: Arm pain or jaw pain
Nausea or vomiting
Upper Makefield Fire Company will hold their annual Fire Prevention Open House on Friday October 10, 2014 from 6:30pm to 9pm at the Firehouse located at 1221 Taylorsville Road in Washington Crossing. There will be a scavenger hunt for the children with winners getting Gift Cards. There will be static displays of all Upper Makefield Fire Apparatus along with an Upper Makefield Police Car, The St. Mary Ambulance and a Ladder Truck from New Hope Eagle Fire Company. There with also be a static display of a Auto Rescue Scene. Any questions either email email@example.com or call the firehouse at 215-493-5200Read More