412 East Elm St, Structure Fire

02/17/2019 2100: Tamaqua Fire, Tamaqua Rescue, EMS, dispatched to 412 East Elm St for reported structure fire. AHCO responding with E6510, update from county, house filling with smoke, occupants evacuating. 37-90 on scene, reporting fire in the basement, working fire. Station 2, 3 and 4 responding, along with L6520. Second alarm transmitted for working fire. […]

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Have a Safe Christmas Season

The American Hose would like all our families, friends and community to have a safe Christmas and holiday season this year. Check your decorations and lights for damaged wires or bad plugs. Be careful with candles, never leave a burning candle unattended, make sure the open flame is far away from any material that can catch fire. […]

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Santa Claus Coming to AHCO

Santa will be arriving on the fire truck at about 1PM Sunday Dec 16th. This is a free event and is open to all good boys and girls of Tamaqua, as well as good adults. Bring your Christmas list for santa and parents bring your cameras. If weather is nice, event may be held outside. […]

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Thank You Veterans!!!

Please see below for a list of area locations that are offering free or discounted meals or services. Also, note any special considerations and identification needed. Once again, that you to our veterans!!! Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill: Free meal from a special menu Sunday.  Bonefish Grill: Free Bang Bang Shrimp appetizer Sunday. Boston Market: Buy one individual meal and […]

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