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‘King of Staten Island’ will open SXSW Film Festival

The film King of Staten Island, the story of Saturday Night Live star Pete Davidson, will open the SXSW Film Festival on March 13, 2020. The film tells the life story of young comedian Pete Davidson, a native Staten Islander who lost his father, FDNY Firefighter Scott Davidson, in the terrorist attacks of September 11, […]

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Tim Farrell, co-founder of Terry Farrell Firefighters’ Fund, dies

A tribute to our friend and the friend of many, Timothy Michael Farrell, September 11th family member and co-founder of the Terry Farrell Firefighters’ Fund, who died of esophageal cancer last month at age 62.

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Hit musical “Come from Away” brings its message of compassion back to D.C.

Irene Sankoff and David Hein, the creators of “Come from Away”, talk about the show’s first trip to Washington D.C. in 2016 and its return now, and their meeting Kathy Dillaber, a survivor of the 9/11 attack on the Pentagon who lost her sister there.

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