Every Thursday we salute more of our hometown heroes with the "Volunteer Fire Company of the WeeK'. This week's honors go to Live Hose Company #4 of North Tonawanda. member Rebecca Ruppel shares their story:

Our fire company was founded in 1887, and consists of a half paid and half voluteer fireighters. Our station currently houses 1 engine, #4 a rescue boat, cascade system, and hose tower for cleaning and reairing fire hose. We are 1 out of  7 stations the provide fire and emergency services to the City of North Tonawanda.

If you would like us to spotlight your volunteer fire company, please email your fire company photo and bio to:  johnlamond@wyrk.com

God Bless All Firefighters Everywhere!