Captain Jack LaBella Ret. NRFD, a resident of North White Plains died on December 7, 2012 after a long, courageous battle with cancer. He was 69.Jack was born on April 22, 1943 in Bridgeport Ct.
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NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- An early morning two-alarm fire in New Rochelle left five people homeless today. There were no reports of civilian or fire fighter injuries although fire fighter had trouble with smoke inhalation. He was checked by EMS on scene and released.
New Rochelle Fire Department responded to a call of an electrical fire at 5:50 a.m. Monday morning at 55 Kress Avenue. First on the scene was Ladder 12 which reported a 10-75 alarm of fire, a fire in the attic area of the roof. Flames were through the roof of the three-family house. Five people living in the house evacuated themselves safely.