first responders

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Jeff Oravitz
April 27, 2020 - 8:52 am
Sheetz announced that it is offering free coffee to first responders and health care workers who are on the frontlines of fighting the COVID-19 pandemic.
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April 17, 2020 - 1:51 pm
The dedicated and courageous essential personnel working the frontlines of coronavirus -- first responders, law enforcement officers, health and hospital workers -- deserve our praise.
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Sal Esposito
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Kimberly Dole
January 28, 2020 - 2:21 pm
A responder of the September 11 terrorist attacks needs a living kidney donor.
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Tunnel to Towers 2019
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Adam Warner
September 29, 2019 - 7:38 pm
Thousands of runners took part in the annual Tunnel to Towers 5K Run and Walk in New York City.
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July 26, 2019 - 6:18 pm
New York City officials are welcoming a congresswoman's proposal for a parade honoring 9/11 responders and survivors.
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Funeral of Luis Alvarez
Glenn Schuck
July 03, 2019 - 7:08 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Former NYPD Detective and 9/11 first responder Luis Alvarez was laid to rest on Wednesday morning. Hundreds of friends, family and fellow officers came to pay their respects. Fellow police officers saluted as Alvarez, who was 53, was brought into the church before 10 a.m. He...
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Mitch McConnell
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June 25, 2019 - 6:31 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS/AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has agreed to call a Senate vote on a bill ensuring that a victims' compensation fund for the Sept. 11 attacks never runs out of money. That's according to a group of first responders who met Tuesday with the Kentucky Republican at...
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Andrew Weber
June 20, 2019 - 1:27 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Reserachers from Mount Sinai in a new study say for the first time they have found a link between 9/11 first responders exposed to toxic dust and an increased risk of developing prostate cancer. Co-author William Oh says the mechanism by which exposure might increase the risk...
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Don Pritchard
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October 17, 2018 - 7:20 am
A paramedic who rescued people at Ground Zero during the Sept. 11 attacks desperately needs his own hero.
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9/11 Memorial
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September 10, 2018 - 12:43 pm
On the eve of the 17th anniversary of 9/11, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams is calling on the NYPD to cut through the red tape. He says it shouldn't be so difficult for officers who reponded on 9/11 and are ill now to receive a disability pension.
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