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Ryan Corey and Luke Donarummo, both 2, watch (Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

Ryan Corey and Luke Donarummo, both 2, watch firefighters marchin Port Jefferson Fire Department's 125th anniversary parade. (June 9, 2012)

Port Jeff fire department marks 125 years

Hundreds of residents from Port Jefferson and surrounding towns lined Main Street near the fire station as dusk fell June 9, 2012, to celebrate the monumental anniversary and thank the men and women who routinely put their lives on the line to rescue others.

More than 12 bands from about 30 fire
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

More than 12 bands from about 30 fire departments marched in a parade Saturday celebrating the Port Jefferson Fire Department's 125th anniversary. (June 9, 2012)

Ryan Corey and Luke Donarummo, both 2, watch
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

Ryan Corey and Luke Donarummo, both 2, watch firefighters marchin Port Jefferson Fire Department's 125th anniversary parade. (June 9, 2012)

Chloe Buynoch, 3, from East Setauket, waves to
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

Chloe Buynoch, 3, from East Setauket, waves to firefighters as they pass in a parade celebrating the Port Jefferson Fire Department's 125th anniversary. (June 9, 2012)

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Hundreds of firefighters from about 30 departments march
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

Hundreds of firefighters from about 30 departments march in a parade to celebrate the Port Jefferson Fire Department's 125th anniversary. (June 9, 2012)

More than 12 bands from about 30 fire
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

More than 12 bands from about 30 fire departments march in a parade to celebrate the Port Jefferson Fire Department's 125th anniversary. (June 9, 2012)

About 30 fire departments showcased their oldest and
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

About 30 fire departments showcased their oldest and newest vehicles Saturday during a parade to celebrate the Port Jefferson Fire Department's 125th Anniversary/ (June 9, 2012)

Residents line Main Street in Port Jefferson Saturday
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

Residents line Main Street in Port Jefferson Saturday night for a parade honoring their fire department's 125th anniversary. (June 9, 2012)

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