Bennett graduates fire academy, joins Harrison FD

Recruit Firefighter Angelica Bennett graduated the Morris County Fire Academy after completing all training requirements on Tuesday, Nov. 23. Bennett completed EMT school prior to the academy and will be assigned to Tour 3 as a Probationary Firefighter as of Sunday, Nov. 28. Seen here at the graduation ceremony are, from left, Fire Director Harold Stahl, Bennett and Councilwoman Ellen Mendoza. Facebook image

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