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Rally held Sunday honoring Staten Island’s NYPD fallen heroes

A ceremony honoring those Staten Island’s NYPD officers who were killed in the line of duty were honored Sunday morning to begin National Police Week, writes Jon Reyes in the Staten Island Advance. The NYPD officers killed in the line of duty since 1922 while living or working on Staten Island include Russel Timoshenko, 23, of Bay Terrace […]

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Hundreds race up One World Trade Center stairs to raise money for Tunnels to Towers 9/11 charity 

Nearly 1,000 people climbed to the top of One World Trade Center in the second annual Tunnels to Towers Climb, in honor of those who were killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, reported Daniel Lewisreuven Blau in the New York Daily News. The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation was founded by the family […]

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EOD officer attempts half-marathon – in a bomb suit

Lt. Daniel Glenn of the US Navy will attempt to run the Fredericksburg, Virginia Marine Corps Half Marathon. in an 85-pound bomb disposal suit to raise awareness for injured military personnel.He’s doing this on his own time and not using any U.S. government gear for the run. Afghanistan veteran Glenn set the world record for running a mile in […]

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