Category Archives: Health Issues

Det. Louis Fernandez

We have just learned of the death from site-related lung cancer of Detective Louis Fernandez NYPD/ESU, aged 46.

Posted in Health Issues | Comments closed

September 11 Victim Compensation Fund says it has paid out $551M over last year

Associated Press Officials at the September 11 Victim Compensation Fund say it has paid out $551 million over the last year. The fund’s Special Master Sheila Birnbaum released a letter Friday that said the fund had made 2,042 compensation decisions over the 12 months that ended September 30. Birnbaum said the fund in the year […]

Posted in Health Issues | Comments closed

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 […]

Also posted in 9/11 Community, Family Foundation Events | Comments closed