Archive for March, 2012

Two dogs rescued from house fire – Concord Monitor

Saturday, March 31st, 2012
Two dogs rescued from house fire
Concord Monitor
Quimby said the fire began in the living room, on the right of the house, possibly from a malfunction in the woodstove or the stove pipe that extends up through the wall to the chimney of the two-story house. Concord rescue personnel from the Heights


Barn fire blamed on wood stove – FireEngineering.com

Saturday, March 31st, 2012
Barn fire blamed on wood stove
FireEngineering.com
NILES – Fire that spread from a wood-burning stove destroyed a pole barn Thursday at 721 James St. Niles Township Fire Chief Gary Brovold said the property owner, Robert Phillips Sr., had lit a fire in the stove and attempted to shut it down so he
Firefighters battle Niles pole-barn blaze WSBT-TV
Fire destroys Niles garage Niles Daily Star

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Tradition and technology make for a successful family reunion – Deseret News

Saturday, March 31st, 2012

Deseret News
Tradition and technology make for a successful family reunion
Deseret News
By Roger Rice Water is being heated on an old wood stove. Those at the reunion had the opportunity to wash clothes using a tub, a washboard and lye soap. What would make more than 1000 members of the same family gather together in a remote area of


Stove business hit by burglars twice – Huddersfield Examiner

Friday, March 30th, 2012
Stove business hit by burglars twice
Huddersfield Examiner
And now the owners of Firebelly Wood Stoves fear a unique display stove created for the Royal Wedding, and stolen in the raid– could give off toxic smoke if it is used. The latest break in happened on Saturday when men arrived at the premises off


Eye on the East Bay: Councilman’s effort to speed up Richmond meetings draws … – San Jose Mercury News

Friday, March 30th, 2012
Eye on the East Bay: Councilman's effort to speed up Richmond meetings draws
San Jose Mercury News
That includes some crackdowns on woodstove burning — duly noted by Broadbent but eliciting mixed cheers and boos from the dinner audience, some of whom apparently cherish those woodstove nights. Uilkema took it in stride, as did Broadbent.

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Investigators eye improperly disposed woodstove ashes as potential cause of … – MassLive.com

Friday, March 30th, 2012

MassLive.com
Investigators eye improperly disposed woodstove ashes as potential cause of
MassLive.com
Jennifer Mieth, spokeswoman for the state Department of Fire Services, said that a resident emptied the ashes from a wood stove about a half-hour before the blaze was reported, wrapped them in newspaper and placed them inside a plastic trash bin in the

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Narragansett Police Log: March 5, 6 and 7, 2012 – Patch.com

Friday, March 30th, 2012
Narragansett Police Log: March 5, 6 and 7, 2012
Patch.com
At that time, she gave him permission to take a wood stove from the property, but not the kitchen stove. Police said that Howard told them that he misunderstood the woman, and believed that he could take both stoves. However, this was only after


Lessons in faith learned from a fake fireplace – Kenai Peninsula Online

Friday, March 30th, 2012
Lessons in faith learned from a fake fireplace
Kenai Peninsula Online
We used to have a real woodstove. We heated with wood the first winter we lived here. The stove was not an efficient heater so we burned a lot of wood. The next year we installed a furnace and the stove was removed. I missed the glow of a fire so I


Oceana County home destroyed by fire; No one injured – Muskegon Chronicle – MLive.com

Friday, March 30th, 2012

Muskegon Chronicle – MLive.com
Oceana County home destroyed by fire; No one injured
Muskegon Chronicle – MLive.com
A fire officials said early Friday that the fire started after the homeowner had just come home from the hospital and his two sons helped him start a fire in the wood stove. HAFDIt wasn't clear if the home was insured. Somehow the fire, that started


The best inlaid game tables are costly works of art – Chicago Tribune

Friday, March 30th, 2012
The best inlaid game tables are costly works of art
Chicago Tribune
Unknown is if the reader refers to a cooking or heating stove. Gas or wood burning? Pristine or rusted? Is it intact or missing parts? You get the idea. Not all old stoves are desirable. Buyers are selective. If the stove has a crack or hole anywhere