In calling for Commissioner Lloyd Ayers’ resignation, Local 22 cites 'fatal mistakes' in the fire department's response to the April 9 fire in East Kensington.
Philadelphia honors its fallen firefighters and police officials, including Lt. Robert Neary and fireman Daniel Sweeney, during the Living Flame Memorial.
— Hundreds turn out during services in tribute to firefighters Robert Neary and Daniel Sweeney, who died while battling an April 9 blaze in Kensington.
Flames inside a Frankford rowhouse caused heavy property damage but no injuries on Saturday afternoon, according to the Philadelphia Fire Department.
Philadelphia firefighters put out three fires in the Northeast on Sunday and doused another on Nov. 22.