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The last 9/11 fire chief bows out

Joseph Pfeifer, the last FDNY chief working who was also a chief at the time of the terrorist attacks, is retiring. Now assistant chief of the department at 62, he was the first chief on the scene on September 11, 2001. He spoke with his brother, Lt. Kevin Pfeifer, in the lobby of the North […]

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Retired FDNY Capt. John Vigiano Sr., who lost sons on 9/11, dies at 79

The entire September 11th community is mourning the death of retired FDNY Captain and U.S. Marine John Vigiano, Sr., who has died of cancer at the age of 79. Captain Vigiano lost both his children, FF John Vigiano, Jr. and Detective Joseph Vigiano, in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Captain Vigiano was a […]

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7/7 survivor, 13 years on

July 7, 2018 marked the thirteenth anniversary of the London Tube and bus bombings that killed 52 people and forever changed the lives of countless others. Here, Liza Pulman, a singer who survived the Russell Square Tube bomb, tells her story to Richard Barber of the Daily Express.

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    1. Mark Bavis Leadership Foundation Celebrity Golf Tournament – Mashpee, MA

      July 16
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      July 16 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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      July 17 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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