Monthly Archives: August 2013

Reflections of Our Past

For the past several months, I have been working on a very large project with the Employee Recognition Committee at work. While every member of the department was aware that we had lost four of our members in the Line ...

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No Time To Hesitate

Are you prepared? When you show up to work, are you always ready? The crew that were first to arrive at the fire today sure were. Engine 4 Captain Swinney and Firefighter Olson were forced to run to the scene ...

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Help Along the Way

None of us would be where we are today without those who helped us get here. I think that’s a safe statement to make. For some, it may be our parents for raising us up right. For others, it may ...

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I Will Climb In Your Place

First and foremost, I would like to thank all the followers who have stepped up and registered for the 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb in Chicago next Thursday. Many of you are not able to be there, but will be represented ...

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