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Street co-named for 9/11 responder

Posted: Thursday, September 14, 2017 10:30 am | Updated: 1:16 pm, Thu Sep 14, 2017. by Anthony Medina, Chronicle Contributor | 0 comments FDNY’s James Lanza also honored for Woodside community activism PHOTO BY ANTHONY MEDINA, COURTESY NYC COUNCIL Family, friends, co-workers and politicians display the new Jimmy Lanza Way street sign, raised last Saturday in honor of the 9/11 hero, […]

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FDNY Commissioner: We still remember the people who died heroically on 9/11

(Vatican Radio) Americans are Monday marking the 16th anniversary of the September 11th attacks. Thousands of 9/11 victims’ relatives, survivors, rescuers and others were expected to gather at the World Trade Center to remember the worst terror attack on American soil. Nearly 3,000 people died when hijacked planes slammed into the trade center, the Pentagon and a […]

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Astoria street co-named for Woodside firefighter who helped save 16 lives during 9/11

By Angela Matua A Woodside firefighter who helped rescue 16 people during the 9/11 attacks but later died from illnesses he contracted while working at Ground Zero was honored with a street co-naming in Astoria on Sept. 9. Jimmy Lanza, who died in April at 71 due to 9/11-related brain cancer, was part of the team that pulled people out of […]

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Brooklyn victims honored at Borough Hall 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

Borough President Eric Adams points to names on the newly unveiled banner. Photos: Erica Sherman/Brooklyn Borough President’s Office Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams joined victims’ families and first responders at his third annual 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony at Brooklyn Borough Hall to honor those lost on that tragic day nearly 16 years ago. For the first […]

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