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August 17, 2019

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Jorge Arturo Ramos – 39 years of Firefighting service

By José Antonio Pérez August 22nd is Firefighters Day! Jorge Arturo Ramos Valenciana has proudly shared countless challenges, tragedies, and joyful experiences after 39 years of service to Puerto Peñasco’s fire department. Before he was a firefighter, Ramos explains he was “one of those that criticized firefighters without really knowing them.”  However, ever since the […]

Reunión regional de Preparación para Temporada de lluvias 2015

Con la finalidad de dar a conocer las posibles afectaciones a los municipios sonorenses ante la cercanía de la temporada de huracanes así como el avance en un plan de contingencia, autoridades de varios municipios, así como estatales y militares se dieron cita en la reunión regional de preparación para la temporada de lluvias y […]

Amerimed nurse clinches Firefighter trophy

Contributor Dr. Ron Ridgway On Saturday, June 14th, there was a State Firemen Rally Competition held here in Rocky Point. These were the #1 firefighters from each city in Sonora competing in a race where all the different situations that can happen in a real fire situation are simulated. The competition “rally” was held at […]

Redondeo de OXXO beneficia a Bomberos de Puerto Peñasco

El departamento de Bomberos de Puerto Peñasco recibió un cheque de 289 mil pesos de recursos obtenidos por el redondeo del corporativo Oxxo en la región. Por cada 50 centavos que clientes de las tiendas Oxxo entregaron en  Puerto Peñasco, Sonoyta; San Luis Rio Colorado y Valle de San Luis es que se logró reunir […]

OXXO “round up” campaign benefits local Fire Department

The Puerto Peñasco Fire Department recently received a check for $289,000 pesos from resources collected through OXXO’s regional “round up” campaign. These funds were collected over the period spanning March, April, and May for every 50 cents OXXO customers “rounded up” in Puerto Peñasco, Sonoyta, San Luis Río Colorado and Valle de San Luis. Nicandro […]

Develan monumento en honor al Bombero

El escultor Roberto Ledesma plasmó en piedra cultivada el espíritu de lucha de los ‘apagafuegos’ de Puerto Peñasco PUERTO PEÑASCO, 14 JUNIO 2014.-  A partir de este sábado, los hombres y mujeres bomberos cuentan con una estatua diseñada en su honor a manos  del escultor mexicano Roberto Ledesma Ávila, la cual fue develada por el […]

Sculptor Roberto Ledesma captures firefighter spirit in stone

[Español] As of Saturday, June 14th, the men and women of Puerto Peñasco’s Fire Department now have a statue in their honor, designed by Mexican sculptor Roberto Ledesma Ávila, which was unveiled by the artist himself along with Fire Department Director Eng. Nicandro Cornejo Torres. The sculpture, measuring 1.7 m (approximately 5’7”) and created out […]

10th Sonoran State Firefighter Convention underway

Just over 300 fire department members from across Sonora are participating in the 10th Convention of Sonoran Firefighters, “Commander Héctor Rivera Sanchez”, which got underway in Puerto Peñasco on Friday morning, June 13th. The convention takes place along with the 40th anniversary of the founding of Puerto Peñasco’s own Fire Department. Puerto Peñasco Fire Department […]

Puerto Peñasco to host State Firefighter convention

The City of Puerto Peñasco is to host the 10th State Convention of Fire Department Chiefs from June 12 – 14 with activities to take place at Hotel Peñasco del Sol, the Malecón, and along Playa Bonita. Nicandro Cornejo Torres, Director of Municipal Civil Protection and the Fire Deepartment, reports the event will begin with […]