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    Ebola Truth?
    The world is now waiting with baited breath on news about the Ebola crisis. We watch as our fellow human beings drop like flies in Africa, and now watch the spread in other countries and our own like popcorn just starting to pop. Our government...
  • Military vehicles used by police
    Hearings: Programs that supplied military gear to police lacked focus, oversight
    Hearings concerning oversight of tactical gear issued by the federal government to state and local police departments began this morning, and moments of earnestness and accountability were few and far between. The three witnesses before the...
  • Consider a generator to prepare for your next power outage
    Consider a generator to prepare for your next power outage
    Thousands of Lancaster County residents were without power at some point this past winter. During the storms last February, PPL reported over 28,000 in Lancaster County alone were without power. Met-Ed also reported outages. Between the two...
  • Flood dog
    FEMA advises public to prepare pets for natural disaster
    American families may be prepared for a natural disaster but are their pets ready? September is National Preparedness Month sponsored by the United States Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the organization is urging the public to...
  • National Emergency Preparedness Month runs throughout September
    National Emergency Preparedness Month runs throughout September
    The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), along with the Citizen Corps, the Ready Campaign, and other federal groups, designate September as National Emergency Preparedness Month in the United...
  • Emergency Preparedness Month: The family emergency plan
    Emergency Preparedness Month: The family emergency plan
    September is FEMA National Emergency Preparedness Month in the U.S. Do you have a family emergency plan?A family emergency plan is essential for proper preparedness, in case the unexpected should occur.For example, if a crisis arises, requiring a...
  • Emergency Preparedness Month: What goes in a disaster supply kit?
    Emergency Preparedness Month: What goes in a disaster supply kit?
    September is FEMA National Emergency Preparedness Month in the U.S. Does your family have a disaster supply kit on-hand?What basic items should be included in your family’s emergency supply kit? The U.S. government and the American Red Cross...
  • Firefighters Battle Building Fire
    Local Fire Departments Awarded Federal Grant Money
    The Port Jefferson & Sound Beach fire departments have been awarded federal grant money for equipment and safety improvements. Both volunteer fire departments located on the north shore of Suffolk County, NY filed a joint application through...
  • all-hazards
    A teachable moment about homeland security policy
    In the months after the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the United States, the federal government created the Department of Homeland Security to counter possible future terrorist attacks on American soil.Under the leadership of President...
  • Disaster readiness communications drill set for this weekend
    Amateur radio readiness to be tested in western Connecticut this week
    Practice, it's been said, makes perfect.That's why ham radio operators across ARES Region 5 will staff their emergency operation centers (EOCs) on Saturday, August 9, to make sure towns and cities can interact with each other in the event...
  • Exhibit hall at ARRL Centennial Convention
    Thousands attend ARRL centennial convention in Hartford
    For three days in mid-July, Hartford, Conn. was ham radio Nirvana.More than 4,000 ham operators from around the globe converged on the Connecticut Convention Center, celebrating the centennial anniversary of the American Radio Relay League,...
  • Sign at U.S. Border
    Illegals will be coming to a city near you, and they could be Chinese!
    If you want to receive future emails please click on SUBSCRIBE.KFI640 Talk Radio in Los Angeles reported on an email, which you can see here, written by FEMA and sent out by theWhite House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs, requesting emergency...
  • Pensacola, Fla., gas crew words to secure lines
    Florida residents deal with devastating floods and a deadly gas explosion
    On May 1, hundreds of people were caught in a gas explosion at a Pensacola, Fla., jail, and reports suggest the blast may have occurred due to the devastating floods. With unequaled rainfall in one day it's suggested that the gas lines may...
  • DHS
    DHS to perform exercise combating 'Free Americans against Socialist Tyranny'
    News website Infowars has obtained documents that show that the Department of Homeland Security and FEMA are planning to hold exercises this week in which they have to counter an opposition group known as Free Americans against Socialist Tyranny,...
  • House passes flood insurance legislation
    House passes flood insurance legislation
    The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) yesterday praised the the U.S. House for approving H.R. 3370, the flood insurance legislation with a vote of 306-91. NAHB stated the passing of the bill will boost home building and remodeling and...