Serving Fanwood, NJ, and Union County since 1948.
Serving Fanwood, NJ, and Union County since 1948.

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Bob Kruthers' Awarded by Statewide EMS

Bob Kruthers, Treasurer of the Fanwood Rescue Squad, accepts the EMS Volunteer Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2014 Statewide EMS Conference in Atlantic City. Bob has been a member since 1957 with more than 5,000 calls.
Bob Kruthers, Treasurer of the Fanwood Rescue Squad, accepts the EMS Volunteer Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2014 Statewide EMS Conference in Atlantic City. Bob has been a member since 1957 with more than 5,000 calls.

Celebrating Our First Responders

Fanwood's police, fire and EMS personnel were celebrated Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, at Oh'Brian's Pourhouse, sponsored by Guiness.  Owner Brian Walter threw us a great party under his tent. (Photo: Brian Horton)
Fanwood's police, fire and EMS personnel were celebrated Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, at Oh'Brian's Pourhouse, sponsored by Guiness. Owner Brian Walter threw us a great party under his tent. (Photo: Brian Horton)

Squad Wins Outstanding Call of the Year at NJSFAC Convention

The Fanwood Rescue Squad won the award for Outstanding Call of the Year at the annual NJ State First Aid Council's convention in October. Pictured, left to right, are 1st Lt. Nancy Mustachio, Capt. Patty Buckridee, NJSFAC President Howie Meyer, EMT Karolyn Buckridee, EMT Tom Kranz, President Steve Siegal, Vice President Jeff Downing and EMT Liz Buckridee. Read more

Nancy Mustachio, EMT of the Year

Congratulations to 1st Lt. Nancy Mustachio on winning this year's EMS Excellence award at the annual Overlook EMS awards Dinner on May 21st. Presenting was Capt. Patty Buckridee and Dr. Paul Mastrokyriakos, chief of Overlook's ER. Other local winners included Carolyn Sorge of the Scotch Plains Rescue Squad and Dalber Pereira of the Westfield Volunteer Rescue Squad. Well done, everyone!