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Mar
17
2015

Halloween Parade 2014

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South Line Fire Station turned into a Goblin Station, at least for One Night. Kids and Adults alike come dressed in their best Halloween attire and parade down French Road in celebration. After the parade, participants braved the hallways to a sweet treat. Several Awards are given based on costume categories. A Special Thank You
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Mar
17
2015

2014-15 Fire Prevention Queens

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 The South Line Fire Prevention Team has named the fire prevention queens for the upcoming year. The 2014 – 2015 Fire Prevention Queen is Ashton Drakulich, and the runner up Queen is Jessica Beutler. Each queen applicant had to submit a minimum 500 word essay on what the NFPA Fire Prevention theme means to them.
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Mar
17
2015

South Line Annual Open House 2014

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 On a cold and dreary Sunday October 5th, South Line once again opened its doors in Celebration of Fire Prevention Week. Members of the community were educated on Fire Prevention, Use of Fire Extinguishers, and Functions of the Fire Department. Other agencies on hand were Cheektowaga Police, Cheektowaga Police K-9 Unit, Erie County Sheriff’s Office,
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Mar
16
2015

Memorial Breakfast 2014

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Each year South Line Firefighters take time to pause and honor our previous firefighters that have answered their last alarm. The South Line Memorial Service is held annually is held at the main fire station. A continental breakfast is served for all firefighters families past and present, and a small service is held in remembrance
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Mar
16
2015

Annual Inspection 2014

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On Saturday September 20, 2014 South Line Firefighters participated in the annual Fire District Inspection. Firefighters spend several hours cleaning equipment, apparatus, and buildings to ensure optimum performance as a department. Each year the Board of Fire Commissioners evaluate all personnel, and a photo is taken to commemorate the event.             
Mar
14
2015

Summer Bash 2014

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On August 15th and 16th 2014, South Line Fire Company held another major fundraising event. Live Music from West of the Mark, and The Strangers, were featured under the beer tent both nights. Saturday brought an abundance of cars to our back park for a car show, while Naughty Dawg Band played under the beer
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Mar
14
2015

National Night Out 2014

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On Tuesday August 5th, South Line Firefighters participated in National Night Out. Firefighters took the message of fire safety to Dartwood Park in Cheektowaga this year. The Fire Safety House, Engine 2, and Truck 6 were all on display. Thank you to the Fire Prevention Team, and members of the Community that made this event
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Oct
17
2014

Crabapple Run 2014

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JThe Cheektowaga Recreation Department held its annual Crabapple Run 5K on July 19th. The South Line Fire District provided EMS Standby Coverage for the event. The race snaked throughout several streets in the South Line Fire District, and concluded in Losson Park. Thank you to all the participants involved. Hope to see you next year!
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Oct
17
2014

South Line Celebrates the 4th

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South Line Firefighters participated in the 2014 Cheektowaga 4th of July Parade. The parade is celebrated annually, and strolls down Harlem Rd. from the Thruway Plaza to Cheektowaga Town Park. Happy 238th Birthday America! Thanks again to everybody that participated in this years event.     
Oct
17
2014

New Trucks Get Dedicated

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On Saturday May 31st, 2014 South Line Formally dedicated the new Rescue 7 and Engine 2. Proclamations were issued by State Senator Tim Kennedy, and Cheektowaga Town Councilmember James Rogowski, honoring the officers and member for their hard work and dedication to the community. Fr. Joe Bayne OFM (Erie County ES-11) and Fr. David Borowiak (Erie County
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Aug
20
2014

South Line Honor Guard Training

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 On May 16th to 18th 2014, South Line Fire District hosted the National Honor Guard Academy’s Honor Guard Program. The course was modified to fit the short time frame, but was not short on content by far. The National Honor Guard Acadamy provides detailed instruction on Flag Protocol, Color Guard Movements, Funeral Details, Basic Drill
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Jul
6
2014

Memorial Day Parade 2014

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On Memorial Day 2014, South Line participated in the South Line Athletic Association’s Parade. The parade is held annually, it also marks the official beginning of the little league baseball season. The parade goes from Garden Village Plaza down French to South Line Athletic Association Diamonds on North Seine Drive. This year the South Line Athletic Association celebrated
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