The Sentinel takes a Closer Look at an annual summer tradition in Cumberland County — fireman's fairs.
- Fireman’s fairs thrill communities, keep fire companies in the black
- Carnival rides might be safer than you think
- Fire company fundraising has little state oversight
In a world of change, Cumberland County fireman’s fairs are a reminder each summer that some things stay the same.
Cumberland County’s fireman’s fairs and carnivals raise thousands of dollars each year — critical funds for cash-strapped fire companies — but…
Adam Brotzman knows ride safety is always on the mind of some parents who cast a skeptical eye on the Ferris wheel, spinning rides and kiddie …