Regina Wilson

Regina Wilson was named the first woman president of the Vulcan Society of African-American firefighters on Monday, Jan. 19. (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Vulcan Society Of African-American Firefighters Welcomes First Woman President

The Vulcan Society – a fraternal organization representing African-American FDNY firefighters – inaugurated its first woman president Monday.


FDNY Commissioner Sal Cassano at a minority recruitment drive in Harlem - New York, NY - Sep 13, 2011 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

FDNY Looks To Attract Minorities As Exam Deadline Looms

New York City fire commissioner Sal Cassano took his campaign to 125th Street in Manhattan two days ahead of the recruitment deadline.