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Former FDNY Firefighter Amputee Overcomes Challenges to Help Others

Tim Fleischer  ABC News John Walters took the first of many steps Thursday in a long climb for charity, and he’ll make that climb with the help of Erik Schaffer and his prosthetics team at A Step Ahead in Hicksville. “For him to come in and for us to design a leg to help and […]

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Glen Rock Sports: 9/11 Tribute Run set for July 4

Jim Jones  Glen Rock Gazette Aidan Walsh is the new race director of the Glen Rock 9/11 Tribute Run that will be staged for the 12th straight year on July 4 but he is no stranger to the event. The 35-year-old road race veteran was runner-up in last year’s 5K race. Walsh, who is also […]

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New FBI office near Stewart Airport dedicated to Special Agent Leonard Hatton, who died on 9/11

 Mid-Hudson News Network The new Mid-Hudson office of the FBI, adjacent to Stewart International Airport, was dedicated Thursday to the memory of Leonard Hatton, an FBI agent who was killed when he responded to the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. Hatton’s wife and son, Leonard Jr. were present at the dedication ceremony. Leonard […]

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