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Elected Officials Get Chance to Be Firefighters for a Day

Some local leaders found themselves in a hot seat of a different kind Tuesday as firefighters put them through their paces, giving them a taste of exactly what it’s like to walk a mile — or into a burning building — in their shoes.


FIrefighters' gear hangs in firehouse Engine 36 during a community rally April 12, 2003 against the closing of the company on Harlem's 125th Street in New York. Engine 36 is one of eight firehouses that received a 45-day notice of closure from the city. New York City officials joined local residents in front of the firehouse to show support for the engine company.  (Photo by Stephen Chernin/Getty Images)

Fire Officials in Prince George’s County Hosting Fun Day

Officials in Prince George’s County are hosting a family fun day at a former fire station where residents can get rid of unwanted electronics and documents.


An apartment building in Falls Church is evacuated following a carbon monoxide leak. (credit: Kevin Patrick/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

No Injuries After Apartment Fire in Oxon Hill

Authorities say no one was injured in a fire at an apartment in Oxon Hill.


File photo of a fire truck. (credit: Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

Police Arrest Woman For Arson in Oxon Hill

Fire investigators in Prince George’s County have arrested a suspect charged with three felony counts of arson and malicious burning for a fire set in an Oxon Hill apartment building.


A massive mulch pile fire. (credit: Prince George's County Fire Department)

Massive Mulch Pile Fire in Upper Marlboro; Flames 80 Feet High

A once massive mulch fire in Upper Marlboro continues to smolder Thursday morning after firefighters worked through the night to battle the blaze.


File photo of firetruk. (Credit: Prince George's County Fire)

Homes Damaged By ‘Suspicious’ Fires Were Built By Local Students

Investigators have ruled two Clinton house fires that occurred within the past week suspicious.


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New Year’s Fire Swallows Clinton Home

Investigators are looking into what caused a vacant home in Prince George’s County to go up in flames Tuesday evening.


Firefighters battle a church fire in Prince George's County. (Credit: Prince George's County Fire)

Two-Alarm Fire Takes Down House of Worship in Oxon Hill

Firefighters battled a two-alarm fire at a church in Prince George’s County Tuesday.


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Two-Alarm Fire Blazes Through Greenbelt Apartment Complex

Firefighters battled a two-alarm fire in the midst of a wintry mix in Prince George’s County Wednesday afternoon.


Firefighters work to extinguish a fire in a Landover warehouse. (Credit: Prince George's County Fire Department)

Taxi Warehouse Fire Causes Half-Million in Damages

Employees have been evacuated from a business in Landover after their warehouse caught fire Monday afternoon.