Zadroga Act

Op-Ed: Time is running out – October 3 deadline for sick 9/11 First Responders and survivors
News Op-Ed 7/14/2013 at 1:49PM

CONGRESSMEMBER CAROLYN MALONEY The horrific terrorist attacks of 9/11 affected all of us, but survivors and the brave First Responders , many of whom risked everything to provide emergency aid, have suffered incomparable health problems and financial loss in the years following this awful tragedy. Recognizing that many of the victims of 9/11 continued to [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 9/10/2012 at 7:32AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Monday: Clear in the morning, then partly cloudy. High of 77. Breezy. Winds from the West at 15 to 20 mph shifting to the NNW in the afternoon. Monday night: Partly cloudy in the evening, then clear. Low of 57. Winds from the SW at 5 to 15 mph. EVENT of the DAY Monday is the [...]

Honoring the fallen at St. Michael’s
Honoring the fallen at St. Michael’s
News Bob Doda 9/29/2011 at 3:15PM

Equally as striking as the monument listing the names of the 343 firefighters that sacrificed their lives on September 11, 2001 are the bricks at its base with the names of the first responders from all emergency services that died as a result of working on “the pile.” As of now, the number of first [...]