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.
Sgt. Lawrence “Larry” Guarnieri of the Port Authority Police Department died on November 4, 2014 of World Trade Center-related illness. His funeral service will take place on Saturday November 8, 2014 at 10:00am at St. Lawrence the Martyr Roman Catholic Church in Sayville. St. Lawrence the Martyr Roman Catholic Church 27 Handsome Ave. Sayville, NY 11782 St. Charles’ Cemetery 2015 Wellwood Ave. Farmingdale, NY 11735Find out more »
The second annual Harvest Dinner to benefit Be the Hero for a Hero will take place on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at the Warwick Valley Country Club. Be the Hero for a Hero was founded to find a bone marrow match for Firefighter Roy Chelsen, who suffered from site-related multiple myeloma, from which he died in January 2011. Now his widow continues to raise awareness for the need for bone marrow and stem cell transplants with the foundation. Details about…Find out more »
The Laughter Saves Lives Foundation Gala will be held on Friday, November 7, 2014 at the Colonial Springs Golf Club in East Farmingdale, NY. Cocktail hour begins at 7:00pm and the dinner and entertainment will start at 8:00pm. Dessert and dancing begin at 9:30pm. This year’s honoree is Nancy Carbone of Friends of Firefighters. Isaacs and Baker will provide the comedy entertainment for the evening. The fee to attend is $65.00. Please visit the website, call Diane at 516-695-4703 or…Find out more »
Sgt. Lawrence “Larry” Guarnieri of the Port Authority Police Department died on November 4, 2014 of World Trade Center-related illness. His wake will be held on Friday November 7, 2014 at 2:00pm to 4:00pm and 7:00pm to 9:00pm at Frederick J. Chapey and Sons Funeral Home. His funeral service will take place on Saturday November 8, 2014 at 10:00am at St. Lawrence the Martyr Roman Catholic Church in Sayville. Frederick J. Chapey and Sons Funeral Home 200 East Main St.…Find out more »
At 6:30pm on Thursday, November 6, 2014, Engine 233/Ladder 176 will present A Night for Greg, a fundraiser for FF Greg Chevalley, at Mulcahy’s Pub in Wantagh. A $60.00 donation at the door will include open bar and buffet food. Music, auctions and raffles will all be available. Greg is a 16-year veteran of the FDNY and a well-respected member of Brooklyn’s Ladder 176. He has been diagnosed with a rare form of stage 4 lung cancer. Greg’s work at…Find out more »
The annual Firefighter Fire Museum Cook-Off will take place on Thursday, November 6, 2014 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm at New York’s Fire Museum on Spring Street. Sample dishes cooked by firefighters from firehouses around the city as they compete for the title “Best FDNY Chef” and enjoy wine or beer from an open bar. There are chances to win fabulous raffle prizes as well. The judges for the evening include Ted Allen of Chopped; Firefighter Keith Young, who won Throwdown!…Find out more »