Category Archives: 9/11 Community

Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation gives $100G to family of slain EMT

The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation has donated $100,000 in trust for the five sons of Yadira Arroyo, the New York City emergency medical technician who was murdered this week, reports┬áJohn Asbury in NY Newsday. Arroyo’s sons range in age from 5 to 24. The Tunnel to Towers Foundation was formed after the September […]

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Sick FDNY Firefighter Ray Pfeifer gets wish to lay wreath at Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

Ray Pfeifer, who is battling stage-4 World Trade Center-related cancer fought for the renewal of Zadroga Act, travelling to Washington DC in a wheelchair. The Zadroga Act ensures health care for those survivors and rescue and recovery workers who are now sick from their time at the World Trade Center after the terrorist attacks of […]

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Wake for NYPD Sergeant Terrence O’Hara who died from 9/11-related cancer

NYPD Sergeant Terrence O’Hara died of 9/11-related cancer several. His death was not the only 9/11-related death this week reports┬áCecilia Dowd of FIOS1. State Trooper Brian Falb, NYPD Officer Scott Rabiner, NYPD Officer Andrew Lewis, NYPD Officer Michael Hance, and Detective Anthony Angotti have also died from illnesses related to their work at the World […]

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