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The definition of insanity, doing the same thing over and over but expecting different results, oh well i guess I'm insane, because even though i haven't gotten any results, i'll do anything to help my dad :)

Are You Kilted? Well, Why Not?

Kilted to Kick Cancer 2014 has begun! Please, click here to donate to my fundraising campaign. Choose “Team Ambulance Driver” in the drop down menu, and donate what you can. All donations are tax deductible as 501(c)3 charitable donations. And if you’d like to play a more active role in fundraising, form a fundraising team...

Inside EMS Podcast: Should EMS Abandon the 24 Hour Shift?

In this week’s episode of Inside EMS, it’s all about the Benjamins. Co-host Chris Cebollero and I discuss Rural Metro’s decision to close most of its Indiana operations, laying off 361 EMTs in the process, a Virginia county’s program to cover ambulance co-pays for its residents, and a Missouri petition to halt outsourcing of ambulance...

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Prosecutors charged David Miles Loop, 56, with misappropriating $70,000 by using a fire department credit card for sprees at a race track and a casino.

Morning Lineup – September 2

The last surviving crew member of the Zeppelin Hindenburg fire 77 years ago passed away recently in his hometown of Frankfurt, Germany

And the Weekend Totals Are...

This is preliminary. It might change. We expect it to change. We're sure it will be updated at some point: 5 dead, 33 wounded We saw one article that said 3 dead, but they forgot these two: A 23-year-old man died after being beaten and then run over by a car in the Little Village neighborhood early Sunday morning, according to police. Show More Summary

Contract Settled?

Vague on the details, but it seems FOP reps have been starting to hit some of the roll calls and telling people that negotiations are wrapping up, drafts are being printed up for review and a vote will take place within a few months....Show More Summary

Shooting Investigations Memo

Here it is if you haven't seen it: Interesting times as the Chinese proverb says - interesting times indeed.

Friday Night Assaults on Detroit Firefighters

Sad that more attention is paid to a Twitter spat than an arson filled night in Detroit.

Morning Lineup – September 1

It should be of no surprise to you that we reach out occasionally to boost other geezers and their achievements

Gerry, Shut the Hell Up

A "Letter to the Editor" in the Sun Times this weekend : I worked for the Chicago Police Department for 20 years, retiring last December. It’s a shame the way the David Koschman case has been investigated. The reason that the officers...Show More Summary

Add Another Dozen

Maybe "Pastor" Brooks shouldn't gangbangers to put down the guns : At least 12 people were wounded in shootings across Chicago between Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning, according to authorities.The most recent shooting left a 43-year-old man wounded in the South Chicago neighborhood about 6:05 a.m. Show More Summary

Anyone See an Agenda Here?

Letters, we get letters: SCC: I would like to call your attention to the “Chicago Tonight – Week In Review” show that aired Friday at 7 p.m. on Channel 11. One of the guests on the panel, Perri Small, from WVON Radio needs to be held accountable for slanderous remarks she made about white police officers. Show More Summary

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