Posted on: November 23, 2016

Drop off "Toys for Our Tots" at Allen Fire Stations

toys for our tots

Support local children in need this holiday season by donating a new, unwrapped toy to Allen Community Outreach's "Toys for Our Tots" drive.

Toys may be dropped off at any Allen fire station from Friday, Nov. 25 through Sunday, Dec. 11.  A dr...

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Posted on: December 9, 2016

Don’t Let Your Celebration Go Up in Flames!

Christmas fire safety

From roasting chestnuts to glowing candles, many holiday traditions carry a fire risk. Here are some ways to celebrate safely.

  • Keep holiday decorations far away from candles, and blow them out when you leave the room or go to bed. Never leave them within r...
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Posted on: November 18, 2016

7 Ways to Disaster-Proof Your Holidays

thanksgiving safety

Avoid trips to the ER or calls to 911 by following these tips from Allen Fire Department.

1. Don’t drink and drive. No, not even if you’re feeling only a “little” tipsy. Your actions could land you in jail, in the hospital, in the morgue, or on trial ...Read on...

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Posted on: November 14, 2016

Smoke/Carbon Monoxide Alarm Recalled

recalled smoke alarm

Over 5 million Kidde NightHawk Combo Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms have been recalled due to a potential malfunction.

This recall involves Kidde NightHawk talking combo smoke/CO Alarm KN-COSM-IBCA and KN-COSM-ICA models with manufacture dates betwee...Read on...

Have a recalled alarm? Here's what you can do.