The Day – Firefighters union buys bed-shaking fire alarm for Waterford family

Waterford — Lexi Dickenson began to lose her hearing two years ago. She received a cochlear implant in March, but when she takes it off at night to charge, she is completely deaf in one ear. That left the 6-year-old’s parents, Natasha and David, concerned about their safety in the event of a fire. “There … Read more

The Day – Firefighters union buy bed-shaking fire alarm for Waterford family

Waterford — Lexi Dickenson began to lose her hearing two years ago. She received a cochlear implant in March, but when she takes it off at night to charge, she is completely deaf in one ear. That left the 6-year-old’s parents, Natasha and David, concerned about their safety in the event of a fire. “There … Read more

Bed-shaking smoke alarm helps Stratford teen’s family rest easier

STRATFORD – Jennifer Wargo used to worry about the safety of her 13-year-old son once he was old enough to live on his own. Thanks to the Stratford Fire Department, she can now get a better night’s rest knowing he has a warning system in case of a fire. Their son Kevin was born with … Read more