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Lieutenant Brandy Kreitzer Joins Prince George's County's New Recruit Class
Tuesday, January 19th, 2010

The members of the Bowie Volunteer Fire Department would like to wish Lt. Brandy Kreitzer of Company 43 great success as she joins the new recruit class for the Prince George's County Fire and EMS Department, which will begin training on February 1, 2010. Brandy has been a very active member of Bowie VFD for approximately 4 years.

Photo courtesy of Deputy Chief Jonathan Howard.

Lieutenant Brandy Kreitzer Joins Prince George's County's New Recruit Class
(L to R): FF Tevin Williams, FF George Joslyn, Capt. Adam Bushee, Justen Howard, Lt. Brandy Kreitzer, Jadyn Howard, FF Steve McCombs, Deputy Chief Jonathan Howard, Deputy Chief Jason Bloom
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Monday, July 5th, 2021
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Laurel VFD (Co.10) and Laurel Volunteer Rescue Squad (Co.49) requested EMS support from Gator 839 for the City of Laurel fireworks display on 7/4/21. This resource helps to speed response to emergencies in crowded or hard to access locations.
Monday, July 5th, 2021
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Volunteers have been giving back to the citizens of Bowie since 1928 as Volunteer Firefighters, Emergency Medical Technicians, and Auxiliary Support Members. If you are ready and able to give back to our community in their time of need, we want you as part of our Volunteer Family.
Saturday, June 12th, 2021
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Please join us in congratulating Volunteer EMT Rawlings on successfully passing her Paramedic Exams! Completion of a Paramedic certification includes multiple college semesters of coursework and many hours of in-field experience.
Sunday, March 14th, 2021
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BVFD is selling two 1995 Seagrave Pumpers. Sales information provided on the sales flyers.For additional pictures and video of Engine 191 click here.For additional pictures and video of Engine 391 click here.
Saturday, December 19th, 2020
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Community - Last year the Bowie VFD graciously accepted 17 full shopping carts worth of donations for the Bowie Interfaith Pantry and Emergency Aid Fund during our annual Santa drives. Knowing that the need for help is at an all time high this year, we aspired to beat last year's total.
Friday, November 20th, 2020
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Citizens in the Bowie area may have recently received our annual fund drive donation request in the mail. We understand this year may be especially hard on many families, and we truly appreciate any and all donations you make, big and small.
Monday, November 11th, 2019
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On Monday November 11th Volunteers from the Bowie Volunteer Fire Department took time out to participate in the ceremony at Veterans Park in Old Town. We will always be thankful for all that serve our country in uniform.
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Bowie Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary and Fire Extinguisher Team members participated in the Mount Oak Church Fall Festival on Saturday October 26th. The BVFD appreciates the invitation to participate in community events.
Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019
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The CPR for Bowie team is a group of Bowie Volunteer Fire Department members who are dedicated to sharing lifesaving CPR and AED skills with the public. On Wednesday October 23rd our team was hosted a class of students from around Prince Georges County to help them complete their training as part of...
Monday, October 21st, 2019
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On Monday October 21st Volunteers from Bowie Volunteer Fire Department provided hands on Fire Extinguisher Training the the Fire Cadet Class at Charles Flowers High School. The BVFD is proud to share this training to Fire Service Members and citizens throughout the area using our Bullex Training Too...
Sunday, October 13th, 2019
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Saturday, October 12th, 2019
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The Bowie Volunteer Fire Department would like to thank everyone that helped make our Annual Fire Prevention Open House a success.Thank You to all of our citizens that took time to join us for information, demonstrations, and the chance to meet our dedicated Volunteer Fire and EMS 1st Responders.Tha...
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Join us for a day of fun for the whole family...This annual event is held each October to educate the Community of Bowie in fire prevention and home safety. This year will be our 34th annual program.
Friday, September 27th, 2019
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Sunday, August 4th, 2019
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Saturday, June 29th, 2019
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The Bowie Volunteer Fire Department is seeking to build our ranks. Increased Volunteer participation contributes heavily to providing the best possible Fire and EMS service to Bowie and the surrounding area.
Saturday, June 29th, 2019
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Saturday, May 18th, 2019
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