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Tribute Held at 9/11 Memorial for Firefighter Killed in Bronx Explosion

Flowers left on the bronze parapets in tribute to Michael Fahy. Photo by Jin Lee. Flowers left on the bronze parapets in tribute to Michael Fahy. Photo by Jin Lee.

Flowers were laid at an FDNY panel on the South Pool of the 9/11 Memorial in honor of the battalion chief who was killed during a Bronx house explosion Tuesday morning.  Read more »

Brooklyn School Renamed to Honor 9/11 Firefighter

Vernon Richard's portrait and profile on the 9/11 Memorial Guide. Vernon Richard's portrait and profile on the 9/11 Memorial Guide.

The FDNY High School in East New York will become the Capt. Vernon A. Richard HS for Fire & Life Safety on June 30.  Read more »

William Feehan: Remembering a Firefighter who Held Every Rank

(Courtesy photo/Gift of the Feehan Family) (Courtesy photo/Gift of the Feehan Family)

William Feehan was the oldest first responder to die on 9/11. The FDNY veteran held every rank within the department.  Read more »