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.
A day to honor the heroes from the NYPD’s Special Operations Division who gave their lives in the line of duty will be held from 10:30am to 2:30pm on Saturday, April 30, 2016 at Floyd Bennett Field. In addition to the memorial ceremony, the day’s events will include presentations by the NYPD’s ESU, Aviation, Harbor, Mounted, and Canine units and an exhibit of vintage police vehicles. The event will be held rain or shine – there is no rain date.…Find out more »
Help the FF Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation help wounded veterans and others by joining the stair climb in Charlotte, NC on Saturday, April 30, 2016. To register, please click here. Please register in one of the 4 categories – Young adult (age 13-17); Adult; Firefighter/law enforcement/EMS/military or experienced stair climber (will be running). Registration costs $40.00. All registrants must raise at least $100.00 in addition to the registration fee.Find out more »
Retired Firefighter Robert Landau (E-14, UFA Sergeant at Arms & President of the RMA) has died at 86. His funeral will take place on Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 10:00am at Our Lady Help of Christians Church. Our Lady Help of Christians Church 7396 Amboy Road Staten Island, NYFind out more »
Simple Is the New Smart: 26 Success Strategies to Build Confidence, Inspire Yourself, and Reach Your Ultimate Potential is the title of Dr. Robert Fazio’s new book. He will sign copies at Penn Bookstore on Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at 6:00pm. Robert Fazio is the son of Ronald C. Fazio, Sr. who saved a number of his colleagues’ lives at the expense of his own during the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. Ron Fazio held the door for…Find out more »
Retired Firefighter Robert Landau (E-14, UFA Sergeant at Arms & President of the RMA) has died at 86. His wake will be held at the Bedell Pizzo Funeral Home on Staten Island on Wednesday, April 27, 2016 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm and 7:00pm to 9:00pm. His funeral will take place on Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 10:00am at Our Lady Help of Christians Church. Bedell Pizzo Funeral Home 7447 Amboy Road Staten Island, NY Our Lady Help of Christians Church…Find out more »
Plaque dedication for members of Probationary Firefighter Class of February 4, 1996 Killed in the Line of Duty
On Monday, April 25, 2016 at 11:00am, a plaque dedication will be held at the Fire Academy Building 11 honoring the memory of the eight members of the Probationary Firefighter Class of February 4, 1996, who made the supreme sacrifice in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. The fallen firefighters are Gary R. Box, Sq-1; Michael Boyle, E-33; Thomas P. Cullen III, Sq-41; Gerald P. Dewan, Sq-18; Jeffrey A. Palazzo, R-5; Nicholas P. Rossomando, R-5; Gregory R. Sikorsky, Sq-41;…Find out more »