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Pharmacy charges 9/11 responders $150 for medication records

By Susan Edelman New York Post A pharmacy near Mount Sinai Hospital is gouging sick 9/11 responders by charging $150 for a simple printout of the medications they take, advocates told The Post. Madison Avenue Pharmacy, a block from the Upper East Side hospital that treats Ground Zero cops, hard hats and other workers, has […]

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‘Bikers for Bini’ charity event draws thousands to Staten Island Mall

Over 5,000 people attend the 2nd annual Bikers for Bini charity event at the Staten Island Mall Sunday. (Staten Island Advance/Ryan Lavis)

By Ryan Lavis Staten Island Advance There was something for everyone to enjoy. The annual Bikers for Bini charity event drew over 5,000 guests to the Staten Island Mall on Sunday, and featured a charity motorcycle run, a classic car show, monster truck rides, food, rides and games for the kids. Live music on two stages featured […]

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Steve Skipton, EMS task force at site, dies

By Stacy Jacobson ABC News Charleston GOOSE CREEK, S.C. (WCIV) – Steve Skipton, a Goose Creek firefighter and 9/11 first responder battling Stage 4 cancer, died Saturday evening surrounded by friends and family. He was 41. Cancer had spread to his kidneys, lungs, and pelvis, friends said. Skipton was the co-owner of SconFire.com. The social media […]

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