Firefighters enveloped in smoke and flame after explosion at a fire in a vacant restaurant in Wrigleyville.Read More »
Tag Archives: Larry Langford
Commentary: Chicago TV anchor says honor Capt. Herbie Johnson by giving CFD firefighters a contract.
Walter Jacobson says don't insult Capt. Johnson's memory.Read More »
Neighbor's video of fire in the 2300 block of W. 50th Place on Friday.Read More »
UPDATE – Radio Traffic: Captain Herbie Johnson, Chicago Fire Department killed in South Side house fire. CFD spokesman says flashover in attic.
Mayday at house fire. Second firefighter & civilian hurt.Read More »
Chicago ride-along controversy: Columnist uses opening scene of Backdraft to explain latest battle between Commissioner Hoff & Inspector General.
IG thinks Commissioner Hoff should have come down harder on battaltion chief who allowed son to ride-along.Read More »
Chicago fire captain accused of pushing marine unit cop to ground at water rescue scene. Investigation underway
News report cites sources saying captain told cop to put on life preserver and that rescue was a fire department operation.Read More »
Who ya gonna call? Chicago Fire Department rescues a coyote on Lake Michigan. It wasn't Wile E. it was Holly.
Coyote became trapped on ice flow while fishing.Read More »
UPDATED WITH NEW VIDEO – Busy Sunday night in Chicago: Video & fireground audio from extra alarm church and restaurant fires.
3-11 and 4-11 alarms back to back in Chicago late Sunday night.Read More »