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42 New Firefighters Graduate The Academy

by Thomas Breen | Jun 18, 2018 4:59 pm | Comments (8)

Thomas Breen photoSoon after moving to New Haven, Fire Chief John Alston went to Best Buy to pick up a new gadget. He liked the young man working in tech support so much that he encouraged him to apply for the fire department.

Over a year after that first retail encounter, Alston pinned a badge on the lapel of James Hilton, that former Best Buy employee, as Hilton formally became a New Haven firefighter.

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