Tag Archives: Brothers of Engine One HHFD

My life as a Fireman: The 10th Annual Engine One Barbecue at the Hasbrouck Heights Firehouse June 7, 2017

My time on the Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department

We ran the barbecue for 11 years. Me baking up a storm for dessert for the barbecue in 2017.

Our engine company used to run the barbecue the first week of June every year. We had a lot of fun.

My life as a Fireman: Brother Justin Watral promotes novel, “Firehouse 101” at the NJBooks2017 on June 11, 2017

My time on the Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department

I am still promoting my novel, “Firehouse 101” the story of Hotel Executive Alex Livingston, who moves from Honolulu to Brooklyn a year and a half after the 9/11 attacks and the people he meets along the way and how they change his life for the better.

It’s available on IUniverse.com and all online book sites:

https://www.iuniverse.com/BookStore/BookDetails/101408-FIREHOUSE-101

https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/firehouse-101-justin-watral/1007586031

Author Justin Watral promoting his novel “Firehouse 101” at the Brooklyn Book Festival in 2011 ten years after the attacks of 9/11.

My life as a Fireman: Brothers of Engine One HHFD hold their Ninth Annual Chicken Parm Dinner February 9th, 2018

My time on the Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department

We took a lot pride in our Annual Chicken Parm Dinner that took place after our April drill. Brother Justin Watrel in front of the Chicken Parm dinner.

Chicken Parm

There was not much left after each dinner.

Everyone always took home dessert.

My life as a Fireman: The Brothers of Engine One HHFD attend Hydrogen Car Training at the B.C.F.A. in Mahwah, NJ March 24, 2018

My time on the Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department

The Brothers of the Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department

My life as a Fireman: The Brothers of Engine One H.H.F.D. participate in the Annual Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department Inspection May 12, 2018

My time on the Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department

Our rig, Engine One, during the time of Inspection

Inspection of 2018 at the Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department

My life as a Fireman: The Brothers of Engine One H.H.F.D. participate in the three day Pump Operations Class May 18th-20th, 2018

My time on the Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department

The Brothers of the Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department at Pump Class

Fire Fighter Justin Watrel at Pump Class with the Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department

My life as a Fireman: The Brother’s of Engine One HHFD hold their 11th Annual Barbecue at the firehouse June 8th, 2018

My time on the Hasbrouck Heights Fire Deparment

The Engine One Barbecue promotes Brotherhood within the Department and welcomed all our members and honorees.

My life as a Fireman: The Brothers of Engine One participate in 9/11 Ceremonies on September 11, 2018

My time on the Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department

Dedicated to our fallen Brothers and Sisters in New York City and their families and loved ones and to all those who lost their lives that day, we will never forget you!

My life as a Fireman: The Brother’s of Engine One HHFD lose one of their own: The passing of Chief Vincent J. Monahan (1938-2018)

My time on the Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department

Our last group shot with Chief Monahan at the 2018 Installation Dinner. He is forth from the right.

My life as a Fireman: A tradition a continues on with the First Annual Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department Chicken Parm Dinner April 18th, 2019

My time on the Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department

Our Annual Chicken Parm dinner after the April drill was a huge success!

Chicken Parm Dinner

There was not much left.