Monthly Archives: November 2015

November 2015

$110,000 Damage in Northwest London House Fire, No Injuries

November 24th, 2015|

Source: $110,000 Damage in Northwest London House Fire, No Injuries | (CFPL AM) AM 980

House Fire In Northwest

November 23rd, 2015|

 

London fire crews are working to extinguish a house fire in the city’s northwest end.

The blaze broke out around 5:45 p.m. Monday inside a home on Oakcrossing Rd., near Wonderland and Sarnia.

All occupants made it out safely.

Few details are known at this time but it appears the fire started in the garage.

London police are […]

Kitchen Fire Sends Woman to Hospital

November 23rd, 2015|

Early Morning Kitchen Fire Sends Woman to Hospital, $30K Damage

One woman was transported to hospital on Monday after fire broke out in a basement apartment in east London.

Fire crews responded to 383 Ashland Avenue, a two-storey home in the area of Dundas and Highbury at around 4:26 a.m.

“When we arrived, there was heavy smoke […]

Arson Charges Laid Following Fire

November 21st, 2015|

Arson Charges Laid Following Fire on English St. 

London Police say they’ve laid two arson charges following a fire on English St. near Central Ave.

Police were dispatched, along with the London Fire Department, to 568 English St. around 9:20 p.m. Friday night.

Firefighters put out the blaze with damage estimated around $100,000.

A male was arrested and […]

Radio System Upgrade to Cost $1.9-Million

November 12th, 2015|

London Police, Fire Radio System Upgrade to Cost $1.9-Million

An unexpected budget issue has emerged for London City Council.

London Police and Fire radios are quickly becoming out of date, due to numerous software upgrades that have created compatibility issues, and replacing those consoles will cost $1.9-million.
 
London’s Community and Protective Services committee will deal with the […]

Change Is Slow A Year After Fatal Fire

November 3rd, 2015|

Change Is Slow A Year After Fatal Fire Prompts Concern Over Unregulated Group Homes

One year after a fatal fire highlighted the plight of those living in unregulated group homes, local officials admit change is slow.

A fire broke out on November 3rd, 2014 inside a building later condemned as an illegal group home operated by Keith […]

Apartment Fire Causes $300K Damage

November 3rd, 2015|

Apartment Fire Causes $300K Damage, Residents Displaced in South London

A late night apartment fire has caused significant damage and left almost two dozen people out of their units in south London.

London Firefighters were called to 30 Conway Drive in the area of Bradley Avenue and Wellington Road at around 12:12 a.m. Tuesday.

“We were dispatched […]

Hazmat Level 3

November 2nd, 2015|

London (Ontario) Fire Department on scene of a Level 3 Hazmat incident at the University of Western Ontario. I did talk to the media relations guy from UWO and had the info for this incident, but I’ve misplaced my old notepad with the info.

 

Source: Hooks & Halligans | Youtube

Shine the Light

November 2nd, 2015|

We are showing our support for the #ShinetheLight on Woman Abuse Campaign London Abused Women’s Centre Purple is a symbol of courage, survival and honour, and has come to symbolize the fight to end woman abuse. We invite local businesses, schools, places of worship, apartments and homes to go purple! Decorate with purple lights, balloons, […]