Whether for business or pleasure, many Willingboro residents spend time traveling throughout the year, especially in the summer months. Safety should always be a priority when staying at a hotel or motel. These facilities are inspected for fire safety hazards on a regular basis, and have simple, yet effective emergency plans. Upon arriving at your designated lodging facility, take a few moments ... (Full Story & Photos)
The State of New Jersey Civil Service Commission has announced the application process for the 2015 Firefighter Exam. This year's application can be completed and paid for online. This test will help the State of New Jersey to form a list of firefighter candidates for towns and cities that use the Civil Service hiring process for Full-Time Firefighters in New Jersey. This includes the Township ... (Full Story & Photos)
Every year Willingboro experiences many rain storms during the non-winter months. These storms can contain rain, thunder, high winds, and one of the most dangerous weather phenomenons, lightning. There are also times when we experience a storm that may only produce lightning.
Lightning kills over 50 people in the U.S. each year. But deaths are only part of the lightning story. Only about 10% of ... (Full Story & Photos)
One of New Jersey's biggest attractions during the summer months is the Jersey Shore. Many Willingboro residents enjoy visiting the shore for summer vacations, holidays, or just a day trip. One of the most hazardous situations found in the waters of the shore are rip currents. Please review this helpful information and the websites that are provided below to help familiarize yourself with rip currents, ... (Full Story & Photos)
Fire in the grill, under hot dogs and burgers, is a welcome sight at the family cookout. But fire anywhere else can make your summer kick-off barbecue memorable for all the wrong reasons. Be sure to use safe grilling practices as the peak months for grilling fires approach – June and July. Gas grills constitute a higher risk, having been involved in an annual average of 7,200 home fires in 2007-2011, ... (Full Story & Photos)