Welcome to Hillsborough Twp Fire Co. # 3

Our mission is “ to provide a comprehensive emergency service designed to enhance our community through fire prevention, public education and emergency response. We are dedicated to protecting life, property and the environment ”. We are an entirely volunteer force and are one of three fire companies located in Hillsborough Township. In addition, Neshanic Volunteer Fire Company, located in Branchburg Township, also provides coverage to a primarily rural section of Hillsborough.

Santa Will Be Visiting the Neighborhood

December 13 – North of Hillsborough Rd

December 20 – South of Hillsborough Rd

Dec
6
2014

Fire Company to Host Annual New Year’s Eve Party

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Hillsborough Volunteer Fire Co. #3 is hosting its annual New Year’s Eve Bash.  What is better than bringing in the New Year with close friends and family while being close to home! Come have a great time bringing in the New Year with a bang, while at the same time supporting your local fire company!
 
****BUY YOR TICKETS BEFORE DECEMBER 13, 2014 AND GET $10.00 OFF EACH TICKET****
 
General Public:  $85 per person
Military/Police/Fire/EMS: $75 per person
Must be 21 or over
 
Cost Includes: Live DJ (Marathon Music), Cocktail hour (Shrimp, Finger Food, Lobster Bisque), Open Bar, Buffet Style Dinner with a Prime Rib Carving Station, Dessert and Coffee, Midnight Champagne Toast, Door Prizes, Party Hats and Noise Makers, Watch the ball drop on 3 different TVs
Reservations required due to limited space.  Payment: Cash or Check one week after reservations are made to secure a seat.  Please make checks out to: Hillsborough Fire Co. #3.   Please Contact: Daniel Kazar (908) 397-3602 or e-mail Daniel48c@aol.com
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Nov
17
2014

Fire House Calendars Still Available

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Hillsborough Fire Company # 3 still has available a limited amount of 2015 fire house calendars. To purchase the calendar at a price of $10, contact Charles Nuara at cnuara@msn.com.
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Oct
11
2014

New Building Addition Dedication

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On Saturday October 11, Hillsborough Fire Company # 3 members held a building dedication for the recently completed addition to the fire house which extended the engine bays an additional 20 feet.  Pictured below is Fire Chief Christian Fulmino with the traditional bottle of champagne.

Photo by Tom Marvits

Photo by Tom Marvits
Photo by John Klena

Photo by John Klena

Oct
8
2014

Fire Prevention Week

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Hillsborough Township Fire Company # 3 (Station 38) joined the Hillsborough Fire Safety office and members of Station 37 to make fire safety visits to Woods Road and Amsterdam elementary schools. Students were taught about fire prevention and the importance of having fire drills at home with their parents.  The kids were then given a tour of fire apparatus and equipment.

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Oct
6
2014

Overturned Vehicle

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On Monday October 6th at 12:15pm, Station 38 was dispatched to an overturned truck in station 37’s primary area. The driver was transported to the hospital and the truck was up righted several hours later. There were no other vehicles involved in the accident.

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Sep
30
2014

Sons of the Flag 5K Run/Walk

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On October 19, Sons of the Flag will be hosting a 5K Run/Walk at Hillsborough Fire Company # 3, 324 Woods Road in Hillsborough, NJ. All of the proceeds will go towards research, funding and support for burn survivors. Fundraisers like this allow for more testing and trials on burns and recovery methods. Sons of the Flag, a registered non-profit 501 (c)(3), provides critical support to military service members, first responders and civilians who have survived burn injuries.

Check out sonsoftheflag.org for more information about this organization. If you would like to support us please sign up at https://sonsoftheflag.webconnex.com/NJ5K

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Sep
11
2014

Hillsborough Fire Company # 3 Holds 9-11 Memorial Ceremony

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Hillsborough Fire Company # 3 (Station 38) held its 9-11 Ceremony Thursday evening September 11 at its Memorial Garden at the fire house on Woods Road.  After several short speeches by several local dignitaries, including Hillsborough Mayor Doug Thomson, Hillsborough firefighters, EMS and police read the names of the first responders that perished on September 11, 2001.

Additional photos can be viewed in the photo gallery section of this website.

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Photos by Kristine Nowacki

Aug
28
2014

Congratulations Shane Nuara

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Hillsborough Fire Company # 3 extends its congratulations to fellow member Shane Nuara who was awarded the Mark P. Guattery scholarship for 2014 by the Somerset County Emergency Services Academy.

Somerest County Emergency Services Academy representative Doug Rue (left) presents scholarship award to Shane Nuara.

Somerest County Emergency Services Academy representative Doug Rue (left) presents scholarship award to Shane Nuara.

Aug
26
2014

Hillsborough Fire Co. # 3 To Hold 9-11 Memorial Ceremony

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Hillsborough Township Fire Company # 3 will again be holding its annual 9/11 memorial service at its Woods Road fire house at 7:00pm on Thursday September 11th.  The public is invited to attend.

Photo from 2013 ceremony.

Photo from 2013 ceremony.

Aug
11
2014

Firefighters Train at Academy

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About 25 Hillsborough Fire Company # 3 firefighters trained Monday evening at the Somerset County Emergency Services Training Academy. Pictured below are firefighters practicing extinguishing a propane fire.
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