9/11 Tribute Center programs are offered throughout the year. Lectures, educational workshops and support programs are available to unite family members who lost loved ones, survivors, Lower Manhattan residents, rescue and recovery workers and volunteers who assisted in the aftermath of 9/11. Visit tributewtc.org for a schedule of upcoming programs and events.
Canstruction can be seen in the Winter Garden from Thursday, October 31, 2013 until Wednesday, November 13, 2013 from 10:00am – 6:00pm daily. The public is invited to bring canned or nonperishable food to donate when they come to view the exhibit. Food will be donated to City Harvest, as will all the cans used to make the sculptures. To learn more about Canstruction, or to find a Canstruction event in your area, please visit their website. The Winter Garden World…Find out more »
Retired FF Adolfo Otano, formerly of Engine 202, has died of World Trade Center-related illness toxins from working at the World Trade Center site in the aftermath of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Wake Tuesday, November 12, 2013 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm and from 7:00pm to 9:00pm John J. Healy Funeral Home 2005 West 6th Street Brooklyn, NY 11223 718-743-1388 Funeral Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 10:30am St. James Cathedral 250 Cathedral Place Brooklyn, NY 11201 718-855-6390Find out more »
The Shirley Fiterman Art Center at Borough of Manhattan Community College in Lower Manhattan is hosting Top of the World, an exhibit on the rebuilding of the World Trade Center after the terrorist attacks. The exhibit opened on November 12, 2013 (coinciding with the opening of 4 WTC) and is ongoing. Top of the World consists of photographs and works by more than a dozen artists that document the rebuilding efforts. Photos were taken at the site, many from inside the…Find out more »
CBS RADIO New York will present The Road to 48 Firehouse Cook-Off contest to find out which firehouse in the tri-state area makes the best chili. Firefighters: Please send CBS Radio an email to one of the following email addresses with the following information: first and last name; phone number; firehouse number, location and jurisdiction and a contact phone number. Cookoff@wfan.com Cookoff@wins.com Cookoff@wcbs880.com Cookoff@fresh1027.com Cookoff@923now.com Cookoff@wcbsfm.com The deadline is Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 10:00am. Twelve firehouses will be randomly selected to…Find out more »
Retired FF Adolfo Otano, formerly of Engine 202, has died of World Trade Center-related illness toxins from working at the World Trade Center site in the aftermath of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. His funeral will be held on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 10:30am at St. James Cathedral in Brooklyn. St. James Cathedral 250 Cathedral Place Brooklyn, NY 11201 718-855-6390Find out more »
The annual Monsignor Merrit E. Yeager Memorial Mass for deceased members of the FDNY Holy Name Society from Brooklyn and Queens will be held on Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 10:30am at Resurrection Church in Brooklyn. After the Mass, a collation will take place at the Argonne VFW Post across the street at 2414 Gerritsen Ave. All are invited to attend. Resurrection Church 2331 Gerritsen Avenue (between Avenue V and Whitney Avenue) Brooklyn, NYFind out more »