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.
Retired FF William E. Woodlon, formerly of 21 Engine, has died. His wake will be held on Tuesday, August 30, 2016, from 2:00pm to 4:00pm and from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at Benta’s Funeral Home in Manhattan. The funeral will take place on Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at 11:00am at St. James Presbyterian Church. Benta’s Funeral Home 630 St. Nicholas Avenue New York, NY 10030 St. James Presbyterian Church 409 West 141st Street (at St. Nicholas’ Ave.) New York, NY 10030Find out more »
Come out and hear the Tennessee Mafia Jug band on Sunday, August 28, 2016 at 9:30pm at Joe’s Pub and support the family of Piper Joseph Murphy, who died in June. Admission is $15.00 at the door. All ages are welcome. Half of the door proceeds will go to the family of Piper Joe Murphy. This money will help out Joe’s wife and two daughters. Joe’s Pub 425 Lafayette St. New York, NY 212-539-8778Find out more »
On Sunday, August 28, 2016 at 11:00am, Engine 42 will hold a memorial Mass honoring the memory of Lieutenant Howard J. Carpluk Jr., of E-42, who made the supreme sacrifice on August 28, 2006. The Mass will take place in the quarters of 42 Engine in the Bronx. 42 Engine 1781 Monroe Avenue Bronx, NYFind out more »
The NY Mets and the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund will host their annual Law Enforcement Appreciation Night at CitiField on Saturday, August 27, 2016. The game will be played against the Philadelphia Phillies and begins at 7:10pm. Discounted tickets are available to law enforcement officers and their families. Ticket prices range from $36.00 to $72.00 and include a donation to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund. To order tickets, please click here. To learn more, please contact…Find out more »
A day of family fun benefitting the Christopher M. Dincuff Memorial Scholarship Fund will be held at the American Legion Post in South River, NJ on Saturday, August 27, 2016, from 1:00pm to 5:00pm. There will be lots of food, beer, wine, music and contests and games for adults, teens, and little ones. Prepare for trivia and “Minute to Win It” games. Admission fee is $50.00 per adult; $10.00 per child. Proceeds will benefit the Christopher M. Dincuff Memorial Scholarship Fund. Christopher…Find out more »
The New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness will present a webinar titled Terrorism vs. Hate Crimes on Thursday, August 25, 2016, from 2:00pm to 3:00pm. In the post-9/11 era, terrorism generally became synonymous with global jihadism, while threats posed by domestic extremists are usually labeled as hate crimes. Labels and misperceptions fail to see the broader connections between radicalization and hatred. In this webinar Kristina Rodriguez, intelligence analyst at the NJ Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness, will…Find out more »