Posts Tagged “paramedics”

Local writer documents history of EMS services

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Local writer documents history of EMS services

Local writer documents history of EMS services Writer, celebrated investigator and Reavis High school graduate Paul Ciolino has penned a new book that documents the creation of the public paramedic system, EMS, which has saved countless lives since it was implemented in 1972 Originally published in the Des Plaines Valley News, Southwest News-Herald, The Regional…

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OFPD District honors firefighters for service and heroism

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OFPD District honors firefighters for service and heroism

OFPD District honors firefighters for service and heroism The Orland Fire Protection District Tuesday awarded its highest honor to Lt. Pete Vassios for saving the life of a female victim of a home fire in Orland Park last month, and gave recognitions to 29 other firefighters. Fire Chief Ken Brucki and the OFPD Board also…

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