Fire broke out in a machine and spread to portions of the roof at the Ahlstrom Main Mill on Canal Bank Rd around 3:30p on Monday. Mutual aid was called in from Warehouse Point, Enfield, Suffield and Windsor as it took over two hours to extinguish the fire. No injuries were reported and the fire is under investigation by the Windsor Locks Fire Marshal's Office. Photo Gallery.
On Saturday December 17th, the Windsor Locks Fire Department held its Annual Banquet. Several members were honored with service awards, including David Marquis for 10 years, Drew Hill for 15 years, Father O'Grady for 20 years and a special honor was made for Lieutenant Joseph Lapierre, III for his 25 years of service. Joey is pictured with his family above, including his father, former fire chief, Joseph Lapierre Jr. Congratulations to all award recipients. View Photo Gallery.
A fire broke out in an apartment at 50 Chestnut St Sunday evening. Firefighters were able to quickly extinguish the fire. Serveral people were displaced by the fire. No injuries were reported and the fire is under investigation by the Fire Marshal's office. Photos by Coral Ruggiero