City | 2:43 pm | January 27, 2013 | By Ashton Wackym

Fire Department featured on SNL short

The New Haven Fire Department made an appearance on last night's SNL show.

Though most Yalies don’t spend their Saturday nights inside watching “Saturday Night Live,” most would be proud to know that New Haven was part of last night’s “Saturday Night Live” episode, of which Maroon 5 lead singer and “The Voice” judge Adam Levine played host. The skit took place in a New Haven Fire Department »

City | 12:41 am | December 21, 2012 | By Monica Disare

Fire Department plans to burn Christmas tree

On an average year, United States fire departments respond to roughly 230 home structure fires caused by Christmas trees. This year, the New Haven Fire Department has created an innovative solution to prevent these holiday-induced accidents caused by Christmas trees: Burn one. On Friday at 10:30 a.m., the NHFD will set a Christmas tree on »