Chief Douglas Janvrin and the Newbury Fire Department would like to provide safety tips to ensure residents stay safe while baking and preparing their holiday meals over the coming weeks. According to the National Fire Protection Agency, Thanksgiving is the peak day for home cooking fires, followed by Christmas Day, the day before Thanksgiving, Easter, […]
Chief Douglas Janvrin and the Newbury Fire Department encourage residents to test their smoke and carbon monoxide alarms when setting their clocks back for daylight saving time. Daylight saving time ends on Sunday, Nov. 1, at 2 a.m., and clocks will move back one hour at that time. “Daylight saving time serves as a yearly […]
NEWBURY — Fire Chief Douglas Janvrin reports that the Newbury Fire Department extinguished a garage fire on Plum Island early Tuesday afternoon.
Fire Chief Douglas Janvrin announces the retirement of a longtime member of the Newbury Fire Department. Capt. Robert Dash retired on Thursday, April 30 after serving with the Newbury Fire Department for the last 40 years. “Bob was an integral part of the Fire Department,” Chief Janvrin said. “He was a dedicated Firefighter and Officer, […]
As the temperature begins to drop this fall, Chief Douglas Janvrin and the Newbury Fire Department wish to share home heating safety tips with residents.