Allen Janzen has witnessed the creativity of firefighters. The walls of Los Angeles’ firehouses are filled with artwork and he wants to bring attention to that. Firefighter Crafted Promotes Firefighters’ Crafted Artwork About a year ago, Janzen founded Firefighter Crafted, a website that has a four-pronged cause. It promotes firefighters’ crafted artwork and designs; … [Read more...] about Firefighter Crafted: Special Showcase for First Responders
The Ventura County Fire Department handcrew helped save this injured Great Horned Owl from the Maria Fire. The owl was taken to Camarillo Wildlife Rehabilitation and is already on the mend. According to CBS News in Los Angeles, these firefighters found the Great Horned Owl stuck in tree branches and suffering from smoke inhalation. The owl was found in Somis, … [Read more...] about Ventura County FD Owl Rescue
Southland residents may not know when fire season begins or ends anymore, but one thing they do know is that the LAFD can’t be praised enough for all they do to keep our homes and lives safe all year round. Well now you can enjoy a unique salute to their bravery and dedication in the form of a specially crafted IPA brewed right here inside Downtown L.A.’s Iron Triangle Brewing … [Read more...] about Iron Triangle Brewing Co.
Ever wonder what it’s like in a real Fire Station? Is it just like it is on TV? Is there actually a pole you can slide down? Well, have no fear - Fire Service Day is nearly here! Each year LAFD fire stations throughout the Greater Los Angeles area host open-house style gatherings, where you can take a tour and learn what they do on a daily basis. Fire Station 99, located on … [Read more...] about Meet Your Firefighters