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 Play Sports Bar in Annadale, Staten Island will host a fundraiser for the families of slain NYPD Detectives Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu on Saturday, January 10, 2015 from 1:00pm to midnight. There will be a suggested donation of $10.00 at the door, live music, DJs, raffles and children’s activities. All the profits from the raffles will go to the Daily News fund for the officers’ families. The Play Sports Bar will also donate 15% percent of the bar’s profit to the fund.…Find out more »
The Jeff Coombs Memorial Foundation and Mass Fallen Heroes will host their eighth annual party for the families of service members from 5:30pm to 8:30pm on Friday, January 9, 2015 at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro. The evening’s events will include activities for children, teens and adults — a buffet dinner, music, games, crafts, gifts, appearances by professional athletes, clowns and other surprises. RSVP by contacting Christie by Saturday, December 20, 2014 by emailing email@example.com or by calling 781-982-1608. In your email…Find out more »
Retired Battalion Chief John “Jack” Kelly, formerly of Battalion 8 and long-serving member of the FDNY Emerald Society Pipes and Drums, has died. His funeral will be held at St. Camillus in Rockaway Park at 10:00am on Thursday, January 8, 2015. St. Camillus 99-15 Rockaway Beach Blvd. Rockaway Park, NY 11694Find out more »
There will be a fundraiser for FF Chris Carney of Tower Ladder 117 on Saturday, February 7, 2015 at Manning’s Pub & Grill in Carle Place. The event will run from 3:00pm to 7:00pm. FF Carney is suffering from a cancer recurrence. An entrance fee of $50.00 will includes an open bar with beer, wine and liquor; appetizers; music; 50/50s and a Chinese auction. For more information please call 718-476-6263. Donations for Chris can be made payable to E-263/TL-117 Commissary.…Find out more »
Retired Battalion Chief John “Jack” Kelly, formerly of Battalion 8 and long-serving member of the FDNY Emerald Society Pipes and Drums, has died. His wake will take place on Wednesday, January 7, 2015 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm and from 7:00pm to 9:00pm at the O’Connor Funeral Home in Rockaway Beach. The funeral will be held at St. Camillus in Rockaway Park at 10:00am on Thursday, January 8, 2015. O’Connor Funeral Home 91-05 Beach Channel Drive Rockaway Beach, NY 11693 St. Camillus…Find out more »
John Christopher Peters, Sr., who worked for the Department of Transportation and worked the recovery effort at the World Trade Center died of site-related cancer shortly after midnight on New Year’s Eve. He was 77. His funeral will be held on Monday, January 5, 2015 at 9:45am at Maria Regina Church in Seaford. Maria Regina RC Church 3945 Jerusalem Avenue Seaford, NY 516-798-2415Find out more »