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  Welcome Ontario Hose Company No. 5
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Ontario Hose company # 5 Chiefs
The Ontario Hose Company # 5 has only had two chief engineers in the middletown fire department in its 123 years of service. Two more members held asst chief positions -Frank J Curran served as 2nd Asst from 1900 - 1905. Dominick Elia Jr held the 3rd Asst Chief position from 1997 - 2000 and the 2nd Asst chief position from 2000 until hired by the City of Middletown NY into the PFA Local 1027.

Edwin R Moulton 1963 - 1967

Daniel Snyder 1987 - 1991
The Cake
The Ontario's won for a 2nd time in a row Best appearing Apparatus and Best Appearing Middletown Company 2010 and 2011.

MFD Officers of the Year
Barry Frint Middletown Fire Department Officer of the year 2000 George Perna Middletown Fire Department Officer of the year 2008 Paul Perna Middletown Fire department Officer of the year 2004

Ontario Hose Co. #5 graduates one!!!
Capt. Ryan Nowak is proud to announce that Bryan Fucci has graduated Firefighter 1 from the Orance County Fire Training center in New Hampton NY. The company is proud of you Bryan!!!

Bryan with Engine 5 Officers
Ontario's Graduate Two!
Two members of the Ontario Hose Company # 5 graduated Friday night November 9, 2012 from the Scene Support Class at the Orange County Fire Training Center. Patrick J. Dinneen and Patrick R. Dineen, our father and son team. The Ontario's congratualte them!!!

Ontario's Win Again
The Ontario Hose Company # 5 won best appearing Middletown company over-all and best appearing apparatus in the 2012 Annual Inspection Parade. This is a 3 time win for us!!!

Ontario's showing off their new trophies at central firehouse after the awards ceremony!!
Richard Carrolls Funeral
Richard J Carroll Jr, 30 years member of the Ontario Hose company # 5, Past Chief of the Pocatello Fire Company, past member of Howell's FD and New Hampton Fire Dept and present member of the Minisink Hook and Ladder Company in the Goshen Fire Dept. Passed away on March 20, 2013. He was a dedicated member to the fire service and will be sadly missed. He was 48 years old.

A Bagpiper leads teh procession to the firehouse in Goshen NY

The procession passing under the American Flag.

The bunting hangs on the front of the Ontario Hose Company # 5 Bay at the Nort St firehouse.

Rest In Pease Rich Carroll 1965 - 2013
Port Jervis Parade 2013

Engine # 5 has been approved to attend the Port Jervis Parade in July!!!
Ontario's Present Awards
The Ontario Hose company # 5 presented 2 50 year pins last night at the Annual Middletown Fire department Banquet. Recieving the awards were Joseph Coleman Jr and Walter Blampied. The other members who will receive 50 year pins in the company that were not in attendance are StanleyTremper, Raymond Doty and Chet Dow. The Ontario's also Presented Martin Nowak Sr. with the Ontario Of the Year award for 2012 and Bryan Fucci received firefighter of the year award 2012. We congratulate and are proud of all our members. Pictures compliments of Lt. christian Conners

Walter Blampied, Marty Nowak and Joe Coleman Jr

Marty Nowak receiving Ontario of the Year

Captain Ryan Nowak with hs Bride

Patrick R Dineen "JR"
Patrick at the Truck 1X Wet down on Saturday with a water can!!

Putting Engine 5 back in service
Thanks to the help of the Eagle Engine company as well as many members of Engine 5, the apparatus was put back together in a timely fashion. The 5 inch hose had to be removed to allow the tank to be repaired. It had a small pin hole in and was leaking water.

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