Tag Archives: Fire Critic

Product Review: FireMelon USA

FireMelon USA recently sent over a few items to be featured in a Product Review by The “Model City” Firefighter. I was pretty stoked to have found that I received a Leather Glove Keeper and a Radio Strap System from them, ...

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Interactions with Kids While on the Job

Since coming on the job seven years ago, I would like to think that I have changed in several ways. One, I know that I have realized the importance of physical fitness and how much of an impact it can have on my ability to perform on the job. I would also like to think that I have expanded my knowledge base for this career that requires a state of constant learning. As the days click by, I have also realized the importance of a positive interaction with children and the community.

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Blowin’ Smoke with Captain Willie Wines

Blowin’ Smoke is a recurring post on The “Model City” Firefighter that features an interview with different members of emergency services across the country. The intentions of the article is to share a small snapshot into the views and career ...

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FDIC 2014: Event Wrap-Up (Part II)

Read the first write-up on FDIC by clicking here! Courage & Valor 5K Since I have been promoting firefighter fitness and personal wellness to others through the website, I decided to run in the 2014 Courage and Valor 5K this ...

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Brotherhood: Tennessee to Michigan

Within the last week, things seems to be really taking off. This seems to be a few of the busiest weeks that I’ve have had in quite a while, but it’s a good type of busy. I’ve been writing quite ...

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Mutual Aid Response to the Motor City

The Model City Firefighter is headed to the Motor City to provide mutual aid! A couple months back, the Detroit Mutual Aid Project was launched to raise much needed funds to purchase equipment for our brothers and sisters in Detroit, ...

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