Engine Company 3 has announced that their 33rd Annual Santa Parade will be held on Saturday, December 17th. Children may visit Santa at the Ledgewood Drive Firehouse from 3 PM until 4:15 PM. The parade will begin at 4:30 PM. Please click on the link to download a PDF copy of the parade flyer.
Information on the Company 1, 4 and Truck Company parades, Engine Company 1, 4 and the Truck Company will be holding a combined parade on December 17th.The parade will begin at 4:30. Please see the attached flyer for their parade route and stop locations..
Truck Company # 1 will hold it's annual Breakfast With Santa on Sunday, December 18th from 8:30 AM until 12:30 PM. Donations are $6.00 for adults and $4.00 for kids. The event is being held at the main firehouse, 855 Wheeler Road. Please click on the link for a PDF copy of the flyer.
On December 3 members of Engine Company 3 along with members of the HFD Explorers and volunteer students from the Hauppauge Schools assisted with the wrapping of over 2500 toys for children. These toys, donated by Troy Caruso of Contractors For Kids, are distributed to children along the Company 3 Santa Parade Route as well as to underprivileged children. In addition, members of Engine Company 3 brought an additional 20 plus cases of toys to the Terry Farrell toy drive in Wantagh. Terry Farrell was a member of the FDNY Rescue Company 4 who was killed at the World Trade Center on 9/11/01.
Members of the Hauppauge Fire Department, along with members of the East Islip and Brentwood Fire Departments assisted with the delivery of 500 holiday turkeys to needy veterans at the Northport Veterans Hospital. The turkeys were donated by the Panico Family of Panico's Community Market in Smithtown. Assistant Chief Ron Walker organized the volunteers to help Donato Panico unload the truck and get the turkeys to the waiting veterans. Many individuals and organizations, including the Hauppauge Fire Department, helped in the effort with monetary donations.
We have added the ability to order and pay for an engraved 9/11 brick at our memorial. Simply click on the link, follow the instructions and you can leave a lasting tribute for a loved one. For more pictures, visit our 9/11 Memorial Page. NOW IS THE TIME TO ORDER A BRICK IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO HAVE IT INSTALLED BY THIS YEAR'S 9/11 CEREMONIES.
The current Yaphank schedule is available for download in PDF format. Click on the link below.