Category Archives: 9/11 Community

Orlando Health, Florida Hospital won’t bill Pulse shooting victims

It has been announced that Orlando Health and Florida Hospital will not bill survivors of the Pulse nightclub massacre for out-of-pocket medical expenses report Kate Santich and Christal Hayes of the Orlando Sentinel. “‘This is simply our way of paying that kindness [the support shown to the hospital after the shooting] forward,’ said Orlando Health CEO David Strong.” Orlando Health’s […]

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FDNY firefighters donate towards housing needs of families of murdered Dallas police officers

The New York City Fire Department reports that today, FDNY members presented a check to the Tunnel to Towers Foundation as part of a national fundraising initiative to support the considerable housing needs of the families of the Dallas Police Department Officers who were killed or injured on July 7, 2016. The funds were raised by […]

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“If I had all the time in the world…” Beautification and landscaping completed at the Christina Ginley angel memorial

After the September 11th terrorist attacks, the Ginley family, devastated by the loss of FDNY Lieutenant John Ginley, found some comfort in a local memorial —  a large steel angel. Ginley’s parents met and kept in touch with its sculptor Lei Hennessy-Owen, writes Roger Gavan in the Warwick Advertiser. When, on March 14, 2013, John Ginley’s niece, Christina […]

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