Category Archives: Families in the News

Son of 9/11 hero drops 61 pounds to join FDNY

Susan Edelman New York Post Matthew Asaro is no longer too beefy for the Bravest — he has made it into the FDNY’s newly sworn probationary class after losing 61 pounds in two years. The son of firefighter Carl Asaro, who was killed on 9/11, Asaro, 25, first tried out in 2013, but was told that at […]

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Family dedicates site at language camp to daughter Ann Nicole Nelson who died in 9/11

Ryan Pietruszewski Grand Forks Herald BEMIDJI, Minn. — Ann Nicole Nelson always loved coming to the Concordia Language Villages as a teenager. Now, the memory of her will be there forever. On Friday, a garden at the villages was dedicated to Nelson, who was 30 years old and a bond trader at Cantor Fitzgerald at the […]

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New FBI office near Stewart Airport dedicated to Special Agent Leonard Hatton, who died on 9/11

 Mid-Hudson News Network The new Mid-Hudson office of the FBI, adjacent to Stewart International Airport, was dedicated Thursday to the memory of Leonard Hatton, an FBI agent who was killed when he responded to the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. Hatton’s wife and son, Leonard Jr. were present at the dedication ceremony. Leonard […]

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