Kingston Volunteer Fire Company No. 1, Inc.

Mar
25
2017

Early Morning Call for Carbon Monoxide in a Home

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At 02:50 this morning South Brunswick Police requested us to respond to Kingsland Circle for a strong odor of gas. While responding we were informed that there were three patients being evaluated, so we requested Kendall Park Fire Company to respond as an additional resource. Chief 240, Deputy Chief 250, Engine #4 (244), along with
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Mar
21
2017

Keeping Our Edge!

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At our drill last night we trained on Engine #5 (245) using the deck gun/master stream. We continue to train in order to keep our skills sharp. Pictured is Lieutenant Bill Mooney working the deck gun.
Mar
20
2017

Have Your Tickets for Our Annual Pancake Breakfast?

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Members of the Fire Company were at Target today selling tickets for our annual Pancake Breakfast which is scheduled for Sunday April 23 this year. Pictured are Zac Racanati, Steve Manobianco. and Augie Racanati.
Mar
14
2017

Staffed for the Storm!

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We had staffed the firehouse since midnight last night and will continue to do so during the duration of the storm. We are ready to respond to any emergency. A special thanks to Captain Gary Rustico, Firefighters Hector Arroyo, David Dressel, Thomas Luck, Augie Racanati, and Chef Dave Amalfitano who covered the midnight to 8
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Mar
7
2017

Assisting the Plainsboro Fire Company

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We responded this afternoon to assist the Plainsboro Fire Company for an MVC on Route 1 South. Chief 240, Deputy Chief 250 and Rescue #2 (242) responded and assisted in traffic control.
Feb
27
2017

Thank You South Brunswick Police, South Brunswick EMS, and South Brunswick Fire Safety for your assistance

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At 15:42 this afternoon we responded to Pet Smart on Route 1 for fumes in the building with employees feeling ill. Chief 240, Deputy Chief 250, Engine #5 (245), Rescue #2 (242), and Special Services #6 (246) responded. Crews had a slight smell of gas in the building. Further investigation showed high levels of CO
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Feb
27
2017

Dumpster Fire

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Chief 240, Deputy Chief 250, Engine #4 (244) and Rescue 2 (242) responded to a one alarm fire to assist Monmouth Junction Fire Department this afternoon. It was a dumpster fire next to a structure on Major Road. Our crew checked for extension and assisted with extinguishment.
Feb
26
2017

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On Saturday, we trained with our new Holmatro tools. We worked with our new combi-tool and new cutters as we continue to hone our skills, and learned new techniques in extrication. On completion of the 8 hour class, participants received their certification on the use of the tools. The tools have now been placed in
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Feb
22
2017

Assisting the Monmouth Junction Fire Department

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Kingston VFD responded to assist the Monmouth Junction Fire Department Sunday afternoon on a structure fire on Glen Court. Chief 240, Engine 4 (244) and Rescue 2 (242) responded to the scene.
Feb
12
2017

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We had our annual dinner dance on Friday, February 10 at Mercer Oaks. We had a great time of fellowship and remembering the many accomplishments of 2016. The Fire Company honored our Ladies Auxiliary for their 90 years of service to our company and our community. The Fire Company presented them with a plaque commemorating
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