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On Your Mark. Get Set. Go!

The Rutherford First Aid Squad gathered at the Little League Field parking lot at 8 am for driver Coaching Emergency Vehicle Operation training. Squad Training Officer Bill Gumbman laid out the cones, and the drivers took their positions. Our fleet

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Can’t Rain on Our Parade

Rain may have cancelled the annual Rutherford Memorial Day Parade, but it did not stop residents from honoring America’s fallen. At 8 am, American Legion Post 109 marched to the Union Avenue Bridge for the ceremonial wreath-toss into the Passaic

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Brownies Troop 6032 visiting RFAS

On December 2nd, girl scouts troop number 6032 visited the Rutherford Volunteer Ambulance Corps to learn about recognizing an emergency, who to call, and what they can do to help, in order to earn a new badge. The girls were

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Cub Scouts at the RFAS

On October 8th, Cub Scout Pack 168 visited the Rutherford Volunteer Ambulance Corps to learn about recognizing an emergency and how to perform basic first aid prior to EMS arrival in order to earn two new badges. The cubs were

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Labor Day Street Fair

This past Monday September 7th 2015, the Borough of Rutherford hosted its annual Labor Day Street Fair. Many people all over the neighboring towns came together to share this wonderful event. The weather was full of sun and clear skies.

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Annual Fireworks

The annual Rutherford firework display was postponed from Saturday June 27th, to Sunday the 28th due to inclement weather. While the skies still presented overcast and potential rain showers, spirits were high for the eagerly anticipated event. Despite a light

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Car Show- Happy Days in Rutherford

On Thursday June 25th, Rutherfordians took over Park Ave from Station Square to the Public Library for an evening of fine dining under the stars. However, this year, the Rutherford Volunteer Ambulance Corps President Bill Gumbman organized the first annual

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Andrew Ortega 5K Run and Fun Walk 2015

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On your mark, get set, GO! June 13th marked the 5th annual Andrew Ortega “Touch a Heart” Run and 5K Fun Walk. Hundreds of people of all ages gathered at Memorial Field to participate in the charity run in memory

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Rutherford EMTs taking MCI class

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The Bergen County EMS Training Center welcomed editor-in-chief of the Journal of Emergency Medical Services (JEMS) magazine AJ Heightman to teach a two-day class on mass casualty incidents (MCIs). On June 6th and 7th, EMTs from various towns in Bergen

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Memorial Day Parade

On Monday May 25th, Rutherford held its annual Memorial Day Parade to honor the nation’s fallen soldiers. The members of Rutherford Volunteer Ambulance Corps marched down Union and Park Avenue proudly in recognition of those who paid the ultimate sacrifice

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