Fireworks Hellertown

Dewey Fire Co. Fireworks at Steel Club Awe Hellertown (PHOTOS)

The road to providing a fireworks show for Hellertown this summer certainly wasn’t as smooth as it normally is, but the volunteers from Dewey Fire Company persevered, and with help from friends and their neighbors at Steel Club they made it happen Friday.

Derek Richmond Fire Chief Fountain Hill

Fountain Hill Fire Department Welcomes New Chief

Last Monday, Aug. 3, the Fountain Hill Fire Department elected Derek Richmond to the position of fire chief. Richmond, who was previously serving as assistant fire chief for the department, took over for Rick Reis, whose most recent stint as fire chief began in 2018.

Fireworks

Hope for Fireworks in Hellertown Kept Alive with Fund Drive

Just as there was no joy in Mudville when Casey struck out at bat, there was seemingly little joy in Hellertown when borough council Monday declined to help underwrite this year’s Dewey Fire Co. fireworks display. There is still hope for the beloved boomers, however, thanks to community members who are raising money to help the volunteer fire company pay for them.