FANWOOD, NJ -- Bob Kruthers making remarks on his 60 years with the rescue squad at Saturday's annual Fanwood Rescue Squad/Fire Department awards dinner.

Kruthers joined in 1957, the year mouth-to-mouth resuscitation and later CPR became part of first aid.

Today, at age 90, Bob remains active as the squad's treasurer.

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In the background are squad Captain Nancy Mustachio, Mayor Colleen Mahr (obscured) and Fire Dept. Assistant Chief Dave Zawodniak. is Scotch Plains-Fanwood’s only free daily paper. Sign up for our daily eNews and follow us on Facebook and twitter @SPF_TAP.