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Lawrence Cedarhurst Fire Department remembers FDNY Firefighter Kevin M. O’Rourke

The Lawrence-Cedarhurst Fire Department on Long Island dedicated a monument and street sign in honor of Firefighter Kevin M. O’Rourke on May 6, 2018. FF O’Rourke was killed in the line of duty during the terrorist attacks of 9/11 with his company, Rescue 2 of the FDNY, reports the Long Island Herald. Being rescued by a […]

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After 9/11, a career commitment to aviation security

Jeanne Olivier worked for the Port Authority of NY & NJ for 34 years, survived the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center and lost colleagues to the attack. Joe Iorio of PANYNJ PORTfolio writes about how the attacks galvanized her to work in aviation security in order to prevent such a tragedy […]

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Saturday’s games at Nyack promote girls lacrosse and honor former team captain, Stacey Sennas McGowan, killed on 9/11

Stacey Sennas McGowan was honored at the fourteenth annual Stacey Sennas McGowan Memorial Lacrosse Games  at her alma mater Nyack High School. Stacey, who played lacrosse at both Nyack High School and Boston College, was killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 while a managing director at Sandler O’Neill & Partner on the 104th floor […]

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