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Community Letter on New Station Development Plans.


May 28, 2017 Dear Members of Our Community: Last week, the County Council approved zoning changes that will allow the Bethesda- Chevy Chase Rescue...

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May 28, 2017

Community Letter on New Station Development Plans.


May 28, 2017 Dear Members of Our Community: Last week, the County Council approved zoning changes that will allow the Bethesda- Chevy Chase Rescue...

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May 28, 2017

Race to the Rescue in Bethesda!


Race to the Rescue in Bethesda! Join us for our challenging USATF certified 8K in Bethesda, MD to support the Bethesda Chevy Chase Rescue Squad. Stay...

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February 28, 2017

Job Announcement: Lead Mechanic (Fire/Rescue/EMS Apparatus)


Job Announcement February 1, 2017   OPEN UNTIL FILLED   Job Title: Lead Mechanic (Fire/Rescue/EMS Apparatus)   Salary Range: $48,824/year or $23.47/...

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February 1, 2017

In Memoriam Life Member Peter Francis Kratz, III, M.D.


It is with deep sorrow that we report that Life Member Peter Francis Kratz, III, M.D. passed away on Wednesday, January 18, 2017.  Peter met his...

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Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad responded to 9,662 individual calls for help in 2016


Last year the Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad responded to 9,662 individual calls for help. That means, even accounting for the fact that last year...

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January 9, 2017

Charity Navigator Rates BCCRS with Highest Possible Rating


December 1, 2016  Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad (BCCRS) has attained the coveted 4-star rating for demonstrating strong financial health and...

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December 1, 2016

Community Advisory: Door To Door Fundraising


July 18, 2016   COMMUNITY ADVISORY BETHESDA-CHEVY CHASE RESCUE SQUAD BEGINS 76TH ANNUAL  DOOR-TO-DOOR FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN              The Bethesda...

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July 18, 2016

Death Annoucement - Chief John W. Hartley


It is with heavy hearts that we post again about the loss of one of our own...  Over the course of 66 years, Life Member and past Fire and Rescue...

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April 28, 2016

Death Announcement - Life Member Daniel Strickler


It is with extreme sorrow that we report that L/M Dan Strickler passed away on April 26, 2016 after a roughly 18 month battle with lung cancer.  Dan...

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April 26, 2016

Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad Mounts Response to Historic Blizzard


BETHESDA, MD.--The Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad, Inc., responded to 75 calls for fire, rescue and emergency medical assistance during the...

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January 28, 2016

Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad Responds to 9,600+ Emergency Calls in 2015


BETHESDA, MD.--The Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad, Inc., one of the nation's most advanced and best-trained rescue squads, responded to 9,606...

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January 19, 2016

Town of Chevy Chase Donation


BCCRS would like to thank the Town of Chevy Chase for its incredible generosity in providing the organization with a $60,000 contribution.  This...

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October 11, 2013

BCCRS Member Receives Montgomery County Award


Sergeant Wilder Leavitt (right) presents to Private Susan Singley (left) the prestigious Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service, Willa K. Little...

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September 25, 2013

Town of Chevy Chase to vote on Ambulance donation


The Town of Chevy Chase is holding a public hearing on October 9 at 7 pm at the Jane Lawton Community Center at 4301 Willow Lane, to be followed by a...

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August 20, 2013

BCCRS at the Farmer's Market


On Sunday, July 21, BCCRS Volunteers Jason Gill, James Hamilton, Alex Baden, and Barbara Bryniarski spent the morning at the Bethesda Farm Market,...

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August 09, 2013

FRIENDSHIP TERRACE HEALTH FAIR TO BE HELD JUNE 14, 2013


In addition to volunteering their time to provide emergency medical aid and ambulance transport to residents of upper Northwest D.C., BCCRS EMTs...

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May 1, 2013

“My Son’s Alive Because of You” - D.C. Mom Credits BCCRS for Saving Child


On March 11, 2012, Mary Richardson’s son Patrick, who had been sick for several days, took a sudden turn for the worse. Mary, a former nurse who...

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March 5, 2013

Congratulations to Lizzy & Alejandro for Graduating at the Top of their EMT Class


BCCRS would like to congratulate volunteers Lizzy Connelly and Alejandro Guzman for graduating at the top of their respective EMT classes. Lizzy, a...

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November 1, 2012

BCCRS VOLUNTEERS GIVE AMBULANCE TOURS AND TAKE FREE VITALS AT BETHESDA FARM MARKET


Besides volunteering their time to run EMS and Fire/Rescue calls, BCCRS EMTs and Firefighters can be found at various locations around Bethesda...

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September 3, 2012