Rockland's Volunteer Firefighters Show Their Solidarity

Nyack Fire Departments wins "Best Overall" award for third consecutive year at county's annual fire parade.

The Rockland County Volunteer Firemen's Association held its annual parade in Spring Valley Saturday, with firefighters from throughout Rockland gathering to march and show off their firefighting equipment.

The reviewing stand for the parade was located in front of Columbian Fire Engine Co. No. 1 on West Street. The fire department celebrates its 150th anniversary this year and the company that is part of the Spring Valley Fire Department played host for the parade and the county fire convention that took place on Friday.

At the parade, the Nyack Fire Department was awared the trophy for "Best Overall" group in the parade. This is the third consecutive year that Nyack has won the award.

Ken McQuade September 11, 2011 at 03:29 PM
Three in a row doesnt surprise me.
James F. Leiner September 11, 2011 at 06:18 PM
Congratulations to Nyack's "Bravest" Best of the Best for the 3rd Year.
worriedaboutnyack September 12, 2011 at 11:50 PM
I saw some of the parade. Nice going, Nyack. But where's the larger coverage and the list of category winners? There have been in the past years.


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