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Local residents looking for donations for Circle Drive house fire


FLORHAM PARK — On Friday, March 1 at 11:10 p.m. the Florham Park Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched for house fire with entrapment on Circle Drive.

Upon arrival of the Florham Park Police Department along with neighbors they safely removed two occupants by ladder from the second floor window.

Upon arrival of Florham Park Fire department, the fire was present on all floors, including the attic. An aggressive interior attack was initiated and the fire was held in check. Extensive overall was performed and all units were released around 3:00 a.m.

A special thank you to the Madison and East Hanover Fire department for your assistance and house coverage.

Neighbors will be collecting donations for the fire victims starting Monday, March 4. The family is in immediate need of the following:
2XL shorts
2XL shirts
2XL sweatshirts/sweaters
Size 11 triple E shoes
Size 42W x 34L pants
Winter coat 2XL
Mens hat/gloves

Size Large or Medium/Large Pants and Shirts/Sweatshirts/Sweaters
Large nightgowns/pajamas
Size 8 shoes and slippers
Winter coat – large womens
Womens hat/gloves

Toiletries – shampoo/ body wash/conditioner/soap (toothpaste/toothbrushes/deodorant has been donated already)
Bath Towels/washcloths
Gift cards to local grocery stores
Gift cards to local restaurants
Visa gift cards
Monetary donations

Donations towards the vet bill at Animal Emergency and Referral Associates of Fairfield
(Donations can be made directly to the animal hospital please call (973) 788-0500 and say you want to donate to the dogs who were in the FP house fire)
Blue Buffalo Dog food
Dog toys
Extra large pet beds (2)

Donations can be dropped to the Florham Park First Aid Squad Building, 60 Felch Road, in the large bin outside the building. Donations can also be dropped at 307 Greenwood Avenue, Florham Park on the front porch and 8 Felch Road, Florham Park.

Any gift cards or monetary donations should be placed into the locked mailbox at the Florham Park First Aid Squad or given personally to a member.  Please do not leave any gift cards or monetary donations outside. Any questions about donations can be directed to Stephanie at (973) 901-8763 or Michelle at (201) 841-2666. Thank you so much everyone.


Frank Cahill
Frank Cahill
Publisher of Parsippany Focus since 1989 and Morris Focus since January 1, 2019, both covering a wide range of events. Mr. Cahill serves as the Executive Board Member of the Parsippany Area Chamber of Commerce, President Kiwanis Club of Tri-Town, and Chairman of the Parsippany-Troy Hills Economic Development Advisory Board. Owner of the Morris now app serving small business in Morris County.


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