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Rabbi Joseph Potasnik on July 11, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Rabbi Joseph Potasnik: Reflection On 9/11

Those who were taken on 9/11 no longer live with us but on this tenth anniversary, we can proudly say, they live within us.

08/30/2011

Varick Street in Manhattan (Photo/Kyle McMorrow)

FDNY: 911 Backlog Of 1,300 Calls; Critical Patients Suffering Delayed Response

The Fire Department of New York has reported a backlog of 1,300 911 emergency calls.

12/27/2010

FDNY crash tax

Lawmakers Upset With FDNY’s ‘Crash Tax’

After the Fire Department of New York revealed its plan to charge drivers who cause car accidents with a so-called “crash tax,” two Brooklyn lawmakers are furious.

12/12/2010

FDNY crash tax

FDNY: You Caused The Accident? You’re Paying A Fine

Lawmakers are pumping the brakes on the Fire Department of New York’s plan to charge drivers who cause accidents.

12/11/2010