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Official County Facebook Posts

Thanks For 20 Years Of Emergency Medical Care!

The Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department would like to formally recognize and congratulate the following personnel who have completed 20 years of service as an authorized Advanced Life Support (ALS) provider (medic/paramedic). These providers have been approved to wear the ALS 20 Year Pin on their uniforms.

More: ffxfirerescue.wordpress.com/2017/05/23/thanks-for-20-years-of-emergency-medical-care/
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Fonetta Jasper- Gates, Jadon Carr and 21 others like this

Chris CowartThank you for all the lives you have saved and the difference you have made.

1 hour ago
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By June 16, nominate park heroes for the Harold L. Strickland Partnership and Collaboration Award, the Sally Ormsby Environmental Stewardship Award, and the Mayo Stuntz Cultural Stewardship Award. Show your Park Authority heroes what they mean to you! www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/press/html/ir040-17.htm ... See MoreSee Less

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Firefighter Brian Wood has been located and is safe. We want to thank the Metropolitan Police Department and our community for their help and support in locating Firefighter Wood. ... See MoreSee Less

Patrick Noonan, Jadon Carr and 23 others like this

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Ruth Ann Curry

4 hours ago
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Anita NeeMaybe he just needed time alone , we all do glad he's okay

4 hours ago   ·  1
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Chris CowartVery good news.

4 hours ago
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Lois BaileyPrayers do get answered. Glad he is ok.

3 hours ago
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Christin Thompson

3 hours ago
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Gettie CollinsTHANK GOD

2 hours ago
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Gillian MudgeThat's wonderful

33 minutes ago
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Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department was live.

Recruit School 142 doing a little work performance for physical training this morning.
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Caleb Chiaia, Greg Pitman and 23 others like this

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Priscila ChaviraBest fire department ever!!! They saved my daughters life twice!! Thank you all God bless you

6 hours ago   ·  2
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Melanie KavetskiGreat job guys and gals!

5 hours ago   ·  3

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Allison Shepard RozewiczGood morning 142!

6 hours ago   ·  1
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Jae LeeGet some, 142!!

4 hours ago   ·  1
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Myra Proctor-Dyer142 💪🏽

4 hours ago   ·  1
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Michelle Parkinson MarovelliWay to go Andy Rozewicz!!!!

4 hours ago   ·  1
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Chris CowartGreat job preparing to perform miracles. Just out of curiosity, how much does that hose weigh?

5 hours ago
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Timothy M. LeatherwoodI can't wait

6 hours ago
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Matt HermanBen Leo

2 hours ago
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Lieutenant Sally Kraut with a wrap-up of today's EMS Symposium 2017. Please consider joining us next year! #EMSWeek #EMSStrong ... See MoreSee Less

Chris Bartus, Mason Kraut and 23 others like this

Michael KohrtGreat stuff. I've attended in past years but it was "sold out" before I got a chance to register this year.

16 hours ago
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Alessandra HurtadoAwesome good job EMS

16 hours ago
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Chuck RyanGreat job Sally!

15 hours ago
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Fairfax County Public Library added 2 new photos.

Did you know Pohick Regional Library had a teen gaming center? And they recently added early literacy training stations too! Check out all the upcoming events at Pohick and stop by for a visit. bit.ly/2pO9kZL
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Kate Flegal, Grace Reishus and 23 others like this

Sara HelferI honestly do not understand the gaming center in the library. It doesn't help with literacy...it doesn't help with STEM. It doesn't develop any computer literacy skills.

16 hours ago   ·  2
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The adventures of Kitty in her foster home continue! Her foster mom recently discovered that Kitty has a talent: toilet paper art. And as a true artiste, Kitty has strong feelings about the importance of her work and expressing herself through her art. Seriously, this cat is great! Email us at animalshelter@fairfaxcounty.gov to meet her! ... See MoreSee Less

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Kate Padgett, Mary Mleziva and 23 others like this

Mary StewartHer ears look so defiant! Hilarious! She is taking out all of her shelter frustration on that roll of toilet paper. Ha!

17 hours ago
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Diane WoodallOne reason why when you have toddlers and cats you make sure the roll is facing so it can't be unrolled like that 😉

18 hours ago

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Mallory JaneTighe Ebner

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Research shows women are 9 times more likely than men to notice melanoma on others.

Women, help your man. Check both yourself and your partner for the signs of skin cancer. #SpotSkinCancer
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The men in our lives… may need a little help seeing things. Research has shown that women are NINE times more likely than men to notice melanoma on others. I...

A free autism safety fair will take place on Saturday, June 10 from 12-3:30 p.m. at the Fairfax County Criminal Justice Academy Range (3721 Stonecroft Blvd., Chantilly, VA). The fair is for individuals with autism and their families and caregivers in Fairfax County and surrounding jurisdictions. Stop by and meet your local first responders and get to know your local service providers. Email bradcarruthersfop@gmail.com with questions. ... See MoreSee Less

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Come out to Ox Hill Battlefield Park this Memorial Day, Monday, May 29 at 2 p.m. to lay flowers, listen to historical music and much more! All are welcome to this hour of patriotism and remembrance! www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/press/html/ir078-17.htm ... See MoreSee Less

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At the Annual Virginia Cross-Sector Professional Development Northern Region Summit, OFC Director Anne-Marie Twohie, OFC School Readiness Coordinator Betsi Closter, and Dr. Christine Schull of Northern Virginia Community College provided updates on state and regional work supporting the early childhood workforce. www.vcpd.net/northern/ ... See MoreSee Less

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Fairfax County Public Library shared Fairfax County Park Authority's photo.

Another great reason to visit the library!
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Look who paid a surprise visit to the director’s office at Park Authority headquarters – Lord Fairfax VI! He’s a key player in this summer’s Fairfax County Park Authority Discovery Trail Map ...

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