Mar
9
2015

STRUCTURE FIRE IN ENGLISHTOWN

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At around 6:30 AM, firefighters from Manalapan Twp Fire Co.1 and Englishtown Fire Dept were roused from their sleep for a reported fire on Main St. in Englishtown with possible entrapment. Englishtown police arrived and confirmed a working structure fire with flames showing. Residents in the neighborhood gave conflicting reports of whether or not there
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Feb
27
2015

LAUNDROMAT FIRE IN ENGLISHTOWN

At approximately 1:40 PM, firefighters from Manalapan Township Fire Co.1 (26-2), Englishtown Fire Dept. (12-1), and Gordons Corner Fire Co. (26-1) were alerted to a possible dryer fire at the Village Inn Laundromat in Englishtown. Englishtown Police officers arrived seconds later, and confirmed a working fire in the dryers. While police officers administered oxygen to
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Jan
21
2015

FIREFIGHTER BROWN GRADUATES

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Wednesday, January 21, 2015 Monmouth County Fire Academy in Freehold, NJ held its Firefighter 1 graduation, bringing an end to 18 weeks of training and education. Joining the graduating class was one of Manalapan’s bravest, Firefighter Sean Brown. Firefighter Brown, along with his classmates, were educated in a wide variety of topics, including first aid,
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Jan
21
2015

3 CAR MVA ON ROUTE 33

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Wednesday, January 21, 2015 At 7:30 AM, Manalapan Township Fire Company was dispatched to a reported 3 car motor vehicle accident on Route 33, in the area of Pegasus Blvd. Manalapan Police arrived on scene and confirmed 3 vehicles with multiple injuries and entrapment. 26-2-67 arrived on scene, established command, and advised responding units of
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Jan
17
2015

2015 INSTALLATION OF OFFICERS

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Saturday, January 17, 2015 Manalapan Township Fire Co.1 hosted its annual awards dinner and swearing in ceremony at Knob Hill County Club with family, community leaders, and representatives from surrounding departments. Asst. Chief Genieczko and Ex-Chief Jeff LoSacco were each awarded for their 20 years of service to Manalapan, along with President Elliot Belote for
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Jan
12
2015

FURNACE FIRE CAUSE SMOKE CONDITION

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Monday, January 12, 2015 At approximately 7:20 pm Manalapan Twp Fire Co.1 was alerted to a reported house fire. 26-2-66, 26-2-78,and 26-2-96 checked in service immediately, followed closely by 26-2-90. Chief 26-2-66 arrived on location in under 5 minutes reporting nothing showing from the exterior, with all residents evacuated. Upon further investigation, heavy smoke was
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Jan
10
2015

2 REPORTS OF FIRE

Saturday, January 10, 2015 At approximately 8:00 PM, Manalapan Township Fire Co. 1 and Englishtown Fire Department were dispatched to Pine Brook School for a report of smoke coming from the building. Englishtown Fire Dept (12-1), in the middle of a standby at their station, responded quickly to the scene. Upon arrival of Engine 12-74
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Dec
25
2014

CHRISTMAS MVA

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Thursday, December 25, 2014 Christmas dinner was interrupted for the firefighters of Manalapan Township Fire Co.1 when just before 7:00 PM, they were dispatched to the intersection of Route 33 and Sweetmans Lane for a reported motor vehicle accident with possible entrapment. Upon arrival of Manalapan Police, responding units were updated that there was no
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Dec
23
2014

FIRE AT ENGLISHTOWN AUCTION

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Tuesday, December 23, 2014 At approximately 1:15 AM, Manalapan Twp Fire Co.1 and Englishtown Fire Dept were dispatched to the Englishtown Auction for a fire alarm. Manalapan Police units arrived and reported a heavy smoke condition from the yellow/blue building. Police units were able to gain entry and confirmed a working fire. Upon confirmation of
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Dec
22
2014

FAMILY CHRISTMAS PARTY

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Monday, December 22, 2014 Manalapan Township Fire Co. 1 hosted a Christmas party for members and family. Santa Claus decided to make a special appearance to give presents to the children of firefighters.