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How Mr. Robinson Got His Rhythm Back

Posted on 08/04/2023

Hard to believe that this delightful, full of life, military veteran – could ever lose his rhythm. But on March 30, that’s exactly what happened.  An Apopka resident, Mr. Robinson was traveling through Winter Park during the morning commute hours… Read More

Splashing into Summer, first responders want you to enjoy the waterways, safely

Posted on 06/05/2023

Winter Park, Florida isn’t just known for its iconic Park Avenue and tree-lined streets, but also its many lakes and beautiful canals that draw so many who love the water this time of year. With summer temps beginning to peak,… Read More

#GoWildcats - Astonishing 1500+ Winter Park Students learn hands-only CPR on World Heart Day

Posted on 01/26/2023

In partnership with OCPS, World Heart Day has become an annual tradition among Winter Park students, and one that is sure to save a life. Every year, on World Heart Day, the Winter Park Fire-Rescue Department teams up with the… Read More

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You Called 911 for a Medical Emergency, Now What?

Posted on 08/25/2022

The individuals who answer Winter Park’s call for help are highly trained, skilled and compassionate professionals. They excel under pressure and aid in getting the right help, to the right location, as fast and safely as possible. First, we understand… Read More

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Deemed the “Hottest” Storytime in Town, Firefighters and Park Ave Businesses Team Up 

Posted on 07/26/2022

It wasn’t just the outdoor temps (soaring above 100) that made this story time the hottest ticket in town (for the under 5 age group). With their fire hats on, dozens of kids sat excitedly for the chance to meet… Read More

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At the Peak of Summer Swimming, Firefighters ask Residents to Check Pool Drains, Prevent Drownings 

Posted on 07/14/2022

It has been nearly fifteen years since the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool & Spa Safety Act (P&SS Act) was passed into law. The bill, which was named in honor of Virginia Graeme Baker who died after being trapped under water by a… Read More

Group picture of instructor with children holding training props used for CPR.

High-Five to Safe Sitter Graduates: Aspiring Youth Babysitters Earn Life-Saving Certifications

Posted on 06/24/2022

Although it’s summertime, nearly a dozen kids between the ages of 11 and 13 signed up for class! While most of these students are already babysitting, they stepped up their game to earn the title of Safe Sitter.  Safe Sitter… Read More