The Grand Island Fire Co. presented commendations to those citizens who went above and beyond in the time of emergency.
Fire Chief Matt Osinski honored Matthew Case, Angela Bender and William Bender, who came to the rescue of a car accident victim in the Niagara River Sept. 14. Also pictured is Assistant Chief Omar Sortino.
Osinski and Sortino honored Erie County sheriff's deputies Brandon Stott and Bradley Girdler, who pulled a car accident victim from burning wreckage Sept. 22. (photos by Ray Pauley)
Rebecca Rebmann drives a fire truck at the open house on Thursday night. (photo by Colleen Rebmann)