Who Says We Don’t Have Fun?

CHESTERFIELD, MA – This great picture taken by Gazette photographer Jerrey Roberts at today’s 4th of July parade in Chesterfield captures the moment when junior firefighter West Williams attacks firefighter Steve Estelle. Something tells me that this won’t end here. Here’s a link to the story from the Gazette. https://www.gazettenet.com/Chesterfield-parade-hg-070519-26704762

Fire Causes $500,000 in Damages to Local Contractor

WILLIAMSBURG, MA – The mutual aid call for Goshen and Chesterfield firefighters came in at 00:06 hours.  The request was simple; respond to 6 Depot Road in Williamsburg with one engine each and manpower to assist Williamsburg Fire at a reported structure fire.  Northampton and Westhampton fire departments were also dispatched to the scene along with a crew […]

Fire Chief Steps Down, But Keeps His Beeper

Source: Sunday Republican (Springfield, MA) Author: NANCY H. GONTER; ngonter@repub.com CHESTERFIELD, MA – Winston H. Bancroft, 75, remembers how firefighters responded when he was 6 years old and there was a fire in the chimney of his family’s house. “The fire chief came with all his people, but they didn’t have flashlights, radios, or air packs,” he […]

Safety First at New Hingham

Source: Daily Hampshire Gazette (Northampton, MA) By SEAN REAGAN CHESTERFIELD, MA – At New Hingham Elementary School, fire safety is fun. Joined by members of the Goshen and Chesterfield fire and police departments, the students celebrated the sixth annual SAFE (Student Awareness of Fire Education) Fire Safety Day with musters, crafts, safety skill drills and a […]