Author Archives: Mike Guarino

Sound the Alarm

On May 1st, the American Red Cross, Mastic Fire Department, and Mastic Beach Fire Department joined forces to enhance safety across Suffolk County. Volunteers spread out to install smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors in the homes of families in need. This collaborative effort aimed to ensure that all residents have access to essential life-saving […]

120 Years of Combined Service to Mastic FD

Ex-Chief Pete Rosato and Ex-Chief Don Ruben have together dedicated an impressive 120 years of service to our community. Ex-Chief Pete Rosato is being recognized for 70 years of service this month. Pete joined the Mastic Fire Department in May of 1954. He was an active firefighter who worked his way through the officer ranks […]

Mastic FD Installation Dinner April 2023

The Mastic Fire Department’s 2023 Installation Dinner was an incredible celebration of dedication and service. This year’s dinner was a memorable event, honoring the outstanding efforts of our members. We came together to recognize the achievements and hard work of our firefighters, highlighting their unwavering commitment to keeping our community safe. Below are the awards […]

Overturn Car on Mastic Road

This evening just before 5pm, the department responded to a motor vehicle accident at the corner of Mastic Rd and Mastic Blvd, right in front of fire headquarters. Two vehicles collided causing one to overturn. One person required heavy extrication from the overturned vehicle. Two patients were transported to Brookhaven Memorial Hospital by the Mastic […]

Car Into House

Just before 6:30am this morning the department was activated for a report of a car into a house on William Floyd Pkwy north of Sunrise Hwy. Chief Rudy Sunderman arrived to find that a single vehicle had indeed lost control and struck a house. The collision caused extensive damage to both the home and the […]