Category Archives: Family Foundation Events

Winner of Queens Round of the Daily News 5 Alarm Cookoff Serves a Good Cause

By Frank Green New York Daily News The new king of Queens can not only cook — he’s generous with his winnings, too. Jing Kong beat the field of firefighters and paramedics at the borough’s round of the Daily News 5 Alarm Cookoff, held Saturday in Long Island City. Kong competed as a lieutenant in the […]

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Robert Curatolo Bowl-a-Thon once again rolls a strike

The Robert Curatolo Bowl-a-thon included numerous family members of the hero firefighter, including, left to right, brothers Anthony Curatolo and John Curatolo, his father, Tony Curatolo and uncle, Chick Curatolo. Photo  Charlie De Biase Jr.

By Charlie De Biase Jr. Staten Island Advance Those who decided to bowl at the third annual Robert Curatolo Bowl-a-Thon last Saturday were under no pressure to perform on the lanes. In fact, it didn’t matter if your first three rolls found nothing but gutter; or you failed to record a single spare or you […]

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30K runners finish annual Tunnel to Towers charity run from Brooklyn to World Trade Center


By Reuven Blau New York Daily News The annual Tunnel to Towers charity run carried an even more somber tone Sunday after the deaths last week of three retired FDNY firefighters who toiled at Ground Zero after 9/11 [sic – more somber for the press, not to the 9/11 community, that has lost recovery workers continuously]. […]

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