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Passing of WTC survivor Marcy Borders

Jonathan Lin The Jersey Journal  Bayonne, NJ– After a yearlong battle with stomach cancer, Marcy Borders — the woman known as the “Dust Lady” from the iconic photo taken of her as she escaped from the Twin Towers on September 11 — has died, according to Facebook posts by multiple family members. Michael Borders, Marcy Borders’ brother, said […]

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Son of recovery worker David Dangerfield playing football for his father (Kentucky) Everything happens for a reason. Words to live by for Western Kentucky senior wide receiver Jared Dangerfield. Words that kept him – and still keep him – focused. “Everyday. I look down at my tattoo of him every day and think about him,” Jared Dangerfield said softly. “That was his favorite saying, ‘Everything happens […]

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This Week on “Boston EMS” EMTs Thank their Patient When They Discover He Was a 9/11 Responder

Alyssa Bernstein ABC News Boston Boston EMS continues this week, taking viewers to the streets of Boston to deliver an intimate portrait of the proud men and women of the nation’s most seasoned group of first responders. Viewers ride along with some of the EMTs and paramedics who responded to the desperate calls of runners […]

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