New Firefighters Start Training At Fire AcademyPittsburgh firefighters go through a 32-week intensive course at the Fire Academy, before they ever answer a call.
City Officials Looking Into Whether Firefighters' Narcan Training Conflicts With EMS ContractPittsburgh firefighters gained a new tool this week that's proven to save lives, but then came some confusion about whether they could continue to use it.
Fog Machine In Art Exhibit Prompts False Fire Alarms In Market SquareWhere there's smoke there's fire. But fog signals art, as Pittsburgh firefighters are quickly learning.
Fire Destroys Home In CarrickA two-story home in Carrick was destroyed by a smoky fire this afternoon.
Firefighters Battle House Fire, Cold Temperatures In BrooklineCity firefighters had to battl another fire in the extreme cold Saturday, as a house in Pittsburgh’s Brookline neighborhood went up in flames.
Flames Destroy Bloomfield Home Of Retired Fire Capt.Firefighters were on the scene of a two-alarm fire at the home of a retired city fire captain.
Fire In Morton’s Kitchen Sends Plume Of Thick Black Smoke Over DowntownA fire sent emergency crews to Morton’s Steakhouse in Downtown Pittsburgh Saturday evening.
Roofers Making Repairs May Have Sparked Allentown Church FireOfficials believe workers using a blowtorch may have sparked a fire that damaged a church in Pittsburgh’s Allentown section Thursday afternoon.
6 Displaced By North Side FireAt least five people have been displaced as a result of a fire on the North Side Wednesday afternoon.
4-Alarm Fire Causes Significant Damage To Brighton Heights BuildingA four-alarm fire heavily damaged a home in Pittsburgh’s Brighton Heights section this afternoon.
New Recruits Could Help With Runaway Overtime At Pittsburgh Fire BureauAt the Pittsburgh Fire Academy, 28 recruits -- training to become firefighters -- are drilled in all aspects of fire suppression.
Pittsburgh Fire Bureau Overtime To Hit All-Time RecordThe job can be dangerous and difficult for sure, but you might be surprised to find out that of the city's top 100 paid employees last year, more than half were firefighters, each making more than $115,000.