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.
The fourteenth annual Bill Sugra Memorial Golf Outing will be held on Friday, August 28, 2015 at the Green Pond Country Club in Bethlehem, PA. The day begins at 10:00am with registration and the opening of the driving range. Lunch begins at 11:00am followed by the shotgun start at 12:00pm. Cocktail hour is estimated to begin at 5:00pm, followed by dinner at approximately 5:45pm. Please register by August 8, 2015. After August 8, 2015, please call Bill at 610-776-4039 to…Find out more »
Port Authority Police Officer Lawrence Gregory Sesso, 40, of Sayville, LI, died suddenly on Saturday, August 22, 2015. Larry became a police officer with NYPD in 1997 and in 2002 moved to the Port Authority. He was also a former chief of the Sayville Volunteer Fire Department. Officer Sesso’s funeral service will be held on Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 10:30am at Raynor & D’Andrea Funeral Home in West Sayville. His burial will follow at St. Ann’s Cemetery in Sayville. In…Find out more »
Port Authority Police Officer Lawrence Gregory Sesso, 40, of Sayville, LI, died suddenly on Saturday, August 22, 2015. Larry became a police officer with NYPD in 1997 and in 2002 moved to the Port Authority. He was also a former chief of the Sayville Volunteer Fire Department. Friends and relatives will gather from 2:00pm-4:30pm and from 7:00pm to 9:30pm on Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at Raynor & D’Andrea Funeral Home in West Sayville where a firematic service will be held…Find out more »
Ten uniformed members of the FDNY and NYPD will battle to see who can barbecue best on Sunday, August 23, 2015 at 9:00am in the Resorts World Casino parking lot in Queens. The winner will receive a Weber grill and a trip to the Bahamas. The public is welcome. In addition to the cook-off, there will be food trucks, music, pony rides, face painting and games. Entry forms can be found here. Please call 212-681-3414 for details. Resorts World Casino main…Find out more »
The sixth annual World Trade Center Responder Family Fun Day & Picnic will take place on Sunday, August 23, 2015. World Trade Center rescue and recovery workers and their families are welcome to attend. There will be free food and children’s activities and live country music. The event is run by the Stony Brook WTC Health Program and the Fealgood Foundation. Please call 631-721-5686 for details, time and location.Find out more »
Captain Tommy Thompson has died of World Trade Center-related cancer at the age of 70. He served with Engine 306 and Engine 298 and worked the recovery at the site of the terrorist attacks. His funeral Mass will be said at 10:00am on Friday, August 21, 2015 at Blessed Sacrament Church in Bayside. Blessed Sacrament RC Church 34-24 203rd Street Bayside, NYFind out more »