Area emergency personnel have helped Patterson Fire Department celebrate their 100th anniversary. A parade was held on Saturday. The Brewster Fire Department won Best Firematic Color Guard, Best Ladder, and Best Overall, at the parade. Stony Hill Volunteer Fire Company won Furthest Distance Traveled. The Putnam County Sheriff joint municipal Color Guard with New York State Police was also on hand for the event. Water Witch Hose Co. #2 of New Milford attended the Thomaston Parade Saturday. They won a trophy for “best appearing commercial apparatus” with Engine 27. While many parades have been canceled for the season, Water Witch still plans on attending South Salem’s on August 11th, and Winsted’s on the 28th.