Rockford Ambulance

National Night Out Tuesday, August 2

July 28, 2011 // 0 Comments

Celebrate an evening of fun and friendship with local law enforcement officers during National Night Out in Rockford, the seventh annual event for the town. Families are invited to come on down to downtown in this event which was designed nationally as a way for neighborhoods to “take back the night” from crime and criminals. It is a time to get to know your local law [...]

Disaster training brings emergency to life

July 7, 2011 // 0 Comments

First responders drill for worst-case scenario by BETH ALTENA No one ever hopes to use the skills they develop under federal guidelines by the Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC), but if the worst happens, they will be ready. Area first responders—police, fire, paramedics and more—fight explosions, toxic disasters, potentially fatal injuries and other potential [...]

Council dedicates property for dog park

June 23, 2011 // 0 Comments

Organizers have one year to come up with funding by BETH ALTENA After passing last month on contributing city funds to development and maintenance of a public dog park on a former ball field at Richardson-Sowerby Park, Rockford City Council voted this month to dedicate the land for that use for one year. Organizers are confident they can raise the money needed to develop [...]

Luncheon scheduled for June

June 2, 2011 // 0 Comments

The Rockford Chamber of Commerce (RCC) is proud to present the June installment of its popular Bi-Monthly Luncheon Series. The event is scheduled from noon to 1:30 p.m. on Monday, June 6 at the Rockford Ambulance building, 8450 Shaner Avenue NE. Lunch will feature the delicious fare of Cannonsburg Grist Mill. This month’s luncheon will be an overview of the new format [...]

Girl Scouts learn first aid

November 18, 2010 // 0 Comments

Chuck Premar of Rockford Ambulance certifies Girl Scout Troop 3384 in first aid.   Kaitlyn Kozicki practices the Heimlich on Emma Frizzo.   Annie Bagin practices the Heimlich maneuver on Abby [...]
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