On October 9th and 10th, two new firefighters were sworn in before a crowd of relatives, friends and fellow firefighters. Asst. Chief’s Warren and Van Der Velde welcomed Firefighter Brandon Adair on October 10th, he will be stationed at Rescue 5. On October 10th, Fire Chief Joseph Speranza welcomed firefighter Matthew Garrison who will be stationed at Company 1. Congratulation to both gentlemen, the Hawthorne Fire Department thanks you for your dedication and commitment.