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When the Smoke Clears

Ron Lipps retires after 21 years with the Fishers Fire Department Writer / Matt Keating Photography provided by Fishers Fire Department After serving as a firefighter for 21 years, Ron Lipps retired from the Fishers Fire Department at the end of October. What he will miss the most about leaving the job is the wonderful people he has met over the last two decades. “This job is very relationship-based, and I have developed some wonderful relationships with the people in Fishers,” Lipps says. “I’ve learned that if you try to be confrontational, you will not win a lot of friends ...

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A Burning Passion

Fishers firefighter and wife support Hoosier Burn Camp Writer / Kara Kavensky Sharing a passion for giving back, Kate and Jared Shaughnessy support The Hoosier Burn Camp. During the month of March, proceeds from brow and lash services at Lash & Brow Design Co. had benefitted The Hoosier Burn Camp. Not only did Lash & Brow Design Co. owner Kate Shaughnessy donate during that month, she donates her services year-round to burn victims. Kate, and her husband Jared, have a personal connection to the cause. Jared lost skin as the result of an accident and received treatment at Wishard’s burn ...

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Feel the Burn

Writer & Photographer / Keeley Miller On August 25, dozens of Fishers residents came out to the Nickel Plate Amphitheater for a one-in-a-kind boot camp experience. Joined by the Fishers Fire Department, LifeTime Fitness held a one-hour workout complete with fire hoses, tires and even dummies. “We want to take fitness out of just the gym and make it part of the community,” said trainer Angie Beckius. “I thought it was great that so many people came out that day and worked hard the entire time.” LifeTime and the Fishers Fire Department are looking to partner on another boot camp next ...

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