Retired FDNY Firefighter Suffering From 9/11-Related Illness In Need Of Lifesaving Bone Marrow TransplantIn 2019, Brian Kevan was diagnosed with lymphoma. Since then, he has undergone numerous rounds of chemo and other treatments, and nothing has worked.
Candlelight Service Held For Annual National Fallen Firefighters WeekendThe names of 29 firefighters from the New York area who died in the line of duty in 2019 and 2020 will be added to the memorial this year.
Addition To Westchester County 9/11 Memorial Honors Those Who Died From Illnesses Related To Ground ZeroTwo simple stone monuments were unveiled Friday afternoon at Kensico Dam Park in Valhalla to remember first responders and construction workers who have died from 9/11-related cancers.
9/11 20 Years Later: Survivors Gather For First Time To Share Painful Experiences, MemoriesThe group of survivors says it's so important to continue sharing these stories, so we truly never forget.
Former New York Governor George Pataki, FDNY Officials Call For Funding For 9/11 Victim Compensation FundMore than 2,000 confirmed cancers and illnesses have been linked to the toxic dust at Ground Zero.
Long Island Street Renamed In Honor Of 9/11 First Responder Lawrence GuarnieriGuarnieri passed away in 2014 from a Ground Zero-related illness.
FDNY Remembers 'Great Fireman' Daniel Foley, Who Died Saturday After Battling 9/11-Related IllnessFirefighter Daniel Foley of New Rochelle passed away Saturday at the age of 46 after a battle with pancreatic cancer.
FDNY: 2 Retired Firefighters Die From 9/11-Related IllnessesThe New York City Fire Department is mourning the loss of two retired firefighters to 9/11-related illnesses.
Retired NYPD Officer, 9/11 Victim's Compensation Fund Advocate Dies From CancerDennis Murphy helped sift through the rubble after the 2001 terror attacks and later became an advocate for the 9/11 Victim's Compensation Fund.
Det. Lou Alvarez Honored At 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony In BrooklynFor many people in our area and around the country, late NYPD Det. Lou Alvarez has become a face of the fight for increased aid for New York City first responders suffering from 9/11-related illnesses.
President Trump Signs Bill Extending 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Through 2092The president was joined in the Rose Garden by 200 first responders, family members and survivors.
First Responders Urge Senate To Vote On 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund ExtensionThe House passed the bill - named in honor of first responders James Zadroga, Ray Pfeifer and Luis Alvarez - 402-12 last week.
Former Stuyvesant High School Students With 9/11-Related Illnesses Urge Others To Get HelpFormer students of a Lower Manhattan high school suffering from 9/11 related illnesses are coming forward to help others who might also be sick.
Retired FDNY Lieutenant Dies Of 9/11-Related IllnessRetired FDNY Lt. Joseph Stach Jr. died of a 9/11-related illness on Sunday. He was 51.
Children Of FDNY Firefighters Want Loophole ClosedThe children of firefighters killed on 9/11 get a bump in points on the fire department's list, but the children of those who died from 9/11-related illnesses do not.