House Fire Sends Woman to Hospital, Two Dogs Perish

The Easton Police Communications Department received a 911 call from a Northwood Drive home reporting smoke in the house on May 30 at 8:07 p.m. The Easton Fire Department, Easton Police Department and Easton Volunteer Emergency Service were immediately dispatched to the scene.

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Judd Road at North Street Shut Down Due to Accident: School Bus Delays Expected

Update 4:18 p.m.: Frontier Communications is currently on the scene. The crew plans to clear the wires from the roadway and will return tonight for repairs. The road will be open in about an hour.

A large crane truck pulled down a fiber optic communications wire which shredded Continue reading “Judd Road at North Street Shut Down Due to Accident: School Bus Delays Expected”

Easton EMS Makes a Special Delivery

All too often people call us when it is their absolute worst day. They are very sick or severely injured. It is a rare occurrence when we are called to help celebrate something good. But today, just that happened. At approximately 7:45 a.m. Easton 911 received a call for a woman Continue reading “Easton EMS Makes a Special Delivery”

Easton Police Officer Rescues Man and Dog from Keller Pond

Easton Police Officer Anthony Telesco was on routine patrol at the Helen Keller Middle School on the evening of Dec. 18 at 6:04 p.m. when he was flagged down by a man who reported his dog had fallen through the ice on Keller Pond. Telesco called the Easton Fire Department, requesting Continue reading “Easton Police Officer Rescues Man and Dog from Keller Pond”

Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Update for 10/16/2020

Easton Public Library

It is time to put Covid 19 at the top of the post. There is definitely a resurgence in the state and a small rise in Easton. Our schools remain open, although I personally think about that on a day to day or week to week basis and Continue reading “Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

Police Dog Talk with Peter Neary

Easton is a dog loving town. Over 800 dog licenses were issued this year. For the most part, these are pets or self-appointed guard dogs.

Peter Neary, Easton’s fire marshal, and his family have three Labrador retrievers, two yellows, Sally and Holly, and one black, Coal. “As in Continue reading “Police Dog Talk with Peter Neary”

Two Firefighters Injured Responding to House Fire

Two firefighters were treated on the scene after responding to and extinguishing a fire this morning on Honeysuckle Hill Lane in Easton.

The Easton Police Department received a 911 call at 8 o’clock from the homeowner, reporting smoke in the residence, according to Police Chief Continue reading “Two Firefighters Injured Responding to House Fire”

Update: Car Crash Sends Three People to Hospital

Easton Emergency Services cleared a two-car motor vehicle accident June 22 at about  3:51 p.m. at the intersection of Route 59 and Adams Road. Three occupants were taken to local hospitals with non-life threatening injuries, according to Police Chief Rich Doyle. 

The intersection Continue reading “Update: Car Crash Sends Three People to Hospital”

Fireman’s Carnival Cancelled

The Easton Volunteer Fire Company released the following statement on their Facebook page:

After much deliberation and out of an abundance of caution to protect our community, the Easton Volunteer Fire Company is sad to announce the cancellation of the 2020 Fireman’s Carnival. Continue reading “Fireman’s Carnival Cancelled”

Decision to Hold Annual Fireman’s Carnival Will Be Made This Week

Fire Chief Steve Waugh said the decision about whether to hold the annual Fireman’s Carnival is still pending and will be made this week.

He and the town’s emergency response leaders are taking into consideration social distancing regulations in effect to stop the spread of the Continue reading “Decision to Hold Annual Fireman’s Carnival Will Be Made This Week”

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